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Sefton Resources provides update on potential sale of Kansas Assets, appoints new CFO

Update on potential sale of Kansas Assets Further to the announcement of 24 February 2015, the board of Sefton (the 'Board') can provide an update on the discussions regarding a potential future sale of TEG MidContinent Inc. and TEG Transmission LLC, (collectively, the ...
North America | Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Northern Petroleum announces significant cost reduction programme, including staff and board reductions

Northern Petroleum, the AIM quoted oil company focusing on production led growth, provides the following corporate update. Highlights Canada Current production capacity from existing wells of 500 barrels of oil per day ('bopd') Operating cost efficiencies being realis ...
North America | Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Non-Executive Chairman to retire from Gulf Keystone

Gulf Keystone Petroleum announces that Simon Murray, the Company's Non-Executive Chairman is to retire from the Board of Directors of Gulf Keystone. Andrew Simon, Senior Independent Director, will assume the role of Interim Non-Executive Chairman with immediate effect. ...
West Europe | Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Range Resources announces change of Company Secretary

In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.16.1 Range advises that Ms Rebecca Sandford has resigned as Company Secretary effective immediately. Range's Chief Financial Officer, Mr Nick Beattie, has been appointed as a Joint Company Secretary. Ms Sara Kelly continues to act ...
West Europe | Monday, March 30, 2015

Resolute Energy Corporation sells non-core assets, announces board changes

Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE: REN) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell certain non-core assets in the Midland Basin portion of the Permian Basin in west Texas. The properties will be sold to a private party for a purchase price o ...
North America | Monday, March 30, 2015

BASF names new head of Wintershall

Mario Mehren, currently a member of the Board of Executive Directors of Wintershall responsible for Exploration & Production Russia, North Africa and South America, has been named President of BASF's Oil & Gas division effective July 1, 2015, and in this function will b ...
West Europe | Monday, March 30, 2015

LGX Oil + Gas Inc. announces executive changes

LGX Oil + Gas Inc. (TSXV: OIL) announces that Curt Ziemer has been appointed Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective today and that Matt Janisch, who previously held that role, is no longer an officer of the Company. Mr. Ziemer has b ...
North America | Monday, March 30, 2015

Vital Energy Inc. announces director appointment

Vital Energy Inc. (TSX VENTURE:VUX) is pleased to announce that Mr. Vincent Cheung, P. Eng. has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Vital Energy Corporation. Mr. Cheung has been an active Petroleum Engineer in the oil and gas industry for in excess of 37 years. ...
North America | Monday, March 30, 2015

Breitburn Energy Partners announces $1 Billion strategic investment by EIG Global Energy Partners

Breitburn Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:BBEP) and EIG Global Energy Partners today announced definitive agreements whereby Breitburn will sell $350 million of perpetual convertible preferred units and $650 million of senior secured notes in simultaneous private offerings t ...
North America | Monday, March 30, 2015

OMV appoints new CEO

In today's meeting, the Supervisory Board of OMV Aktiengesellschaft appointed Rainer Seele (54) as the new Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of OMV. Rainer Seele has accepted the appointment. He will assume the position effective July 1, 2015 for a three-year peri ...
East Europe | Monday, March 30, 2015

Friday, March 27, 2015

Aker Solutions announces changes in executive management team

Tore Sjursen will assume the position as executive vice president for operational improvement and risk management at Aker Solutions on April 1. Knut Sandvik will at the same time replace Sjursen as head of the company's maintenance, modifications and operations business ...
West Europe | Friday, March 27, 2015

Clayton Williams Energy announces new President

Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CWEI) today announced that Mel G. Riggs has succeeded Clayton W. Williams, Jr. as President of the Company, effective immediately. In his capacity as President, Mr. Riggs will be responsible for the general supervision, direction and ...
North America | Friday, March 27, 2015

Ecopetrol announces new Board of Directors composition

Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) announces the composition of its Board of Directors since March 26th, 2015: Representatives from the Government of Colombia: Minister of Finance and Public Credit (currently Mr. Mauricio Cardenas) Minister of Mines an ...
South America | Friday, March 27, 2015

Highly experienced oil and gas executive joins Jacka Resources

The Directors of Jacka Resources Limited (ASX:JKA) are pleased to announce the addition of Ken Charsinsky to the Company's Executive Team as an E&P advisor to the Board. Mr Charsinsky brings to the role more than 35 years of experience in all phases of upstream oil and ...
Australasia | Friday, March 27, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Rooster Energy announces the death of Chief Financial Officer

Rooster Energy Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:COQ) today announces the untimely death of James D. Shockney, its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Shockney passed away on March 17, 2015 at his home in Houston, Texas. Mr. Robert P. Murphy, CEO, comments that 'the sudden and unexpected pas ...
North America | Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Outrider Energy Corp. announces effective date of share consolidation and resignation of advisory board members

Outrider Energy Corp. (CSE:MCF) announces that the Company's share consolidation will take effect for trading purposes on the Canadian Securities Exchange as of Thursday, March 26, 2015. The Consolidation of the Company's issued and outstanding common shares will be on ...
North America | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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