(Eddie Seal/Bloomberg)

Battlecat snags $220 million in equity for South Texas drilling

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The company has leases in the Eagle Ford Shale and will focus development there and in other shale plays in South Texas.
(AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

Navitas Midstream to build Eagle Ford gathering line, processing plant

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The project will be the first that the compan will undertake after receiving $500 million in capital from New York private equity firm Warburg Pincus.
(ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images

Commentary: The shakeout in US shale

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My favorite quote by H.L. Mencken is ‘a cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin‘. A bit morose, I know, but this appeals to the contrarian in me. My second favorite is überly-applicable to US shale oil break-evens: ‘For every complex problem there is an answer that is […]
(Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News)

Eagle Ford trial settled

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More than half of the trust’s beneficiaries had sued JPMorgan for more than $415 million in damages, alleging that the nation’s largest bank had cut sweetheart deals with some of its commercial clients for the mineral rights.
(Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News)

Eagle Ford Shale mineral-rights trial moves forward

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JPMorgan Chase Bank, as one-time trustee of the South Texas Syndicate Trust, is accused by some of the trust’s beneficiaries of mismanaging the mineral rights to 132,000 contiguous acres in LaSalle and McMullen counties.
(Ken Childress)

Carrizo snaps up Eagle Ford acreage for $250M

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The debt-funded deal closed late last week, but Carrizo said it is scheduled pay the bulk of the purchase price by February.
A pumpjack operates at the Inglewood Oil field in Los Angeles. (Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg)

A lot’s changed since 1980s, but lower oil prices still cause unease

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Oil prices have fallen this year, and that’s causing people in the oil capital to remember a much deeper slump 30 years ago.
(Eddie Seal/Texas Tribune)

Cabot’s profits soar 44 percent on climbing production

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The Houston energy producer posted record high production thanks largely to its footprint in the Marcellus Shale and Eagle Ford Shale.
(Jerry Lara/San Antonio Express-News)

Oil rout goes unnoticed in Eagle Ford shale

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U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate oil has dropped 24 percent from its June high, but oil workers in the Eagle Ford shale can’t help but feel optimistic.
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Eagle Materials drills further into energy sector with acquisition

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Eagle Materials is moving further into the energy sector by buying a company that sells an ingredient crucial to the hydraulic fracturing process.