http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil World of oil and gas https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2019/july-2019/news-resources/world-of-oil-and-gas Talos Energy has completed its appraisal program for the Zama discovery on Block 7, in the offshore portion of Mexico’s prolific Sureste basin. Comstock Resources to become Haynesville leader with $2.2-billion acquisition https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/6/10/comstock-resources-to-become-haynesville-leader-with-22-billion-acquisition Comstock Resources, Inc., and Covey Park Energy LLC have jointly announced that Comstock has entered into an agreement under which Comstock will acquire Covey Park in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $2.2 billion. LAGCOE 2019 issues call for speakers https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/2/8/lagcoe-2019-issues-call-for-speakers The LAGCOE 2019 Conference Committee is now accepting speaker applications for consideration for its biennial conference and exposition to be held Oct. 9-11, 2019 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La. Texas snaps 2-year streak of oilfield job growth as crude slides https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/1/4/texas-snaps-2-year-streak-of-oilfield-job-growth-as-crude-slides Jobs in the Texas oil patch dropped for the first time in almost two years, according to the state’s workforce commission. Motley outlook amid new highs in gas production, prices https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/december-2018/features/motley-outlook-amid-new-highs-in-gas-production-prices Despite both production and seasonal gas prices at multi-year highs, asset-holders in the Haynesville and Bossier shales are sending mixed messages as to the breadth of the supposedly percolating recovery. Formation water reduction technology proves successful in the field https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/november-2018/features/formation-water-reduction-technology-proves-successful-in-the-field Advanced technology allows operators to reduce formation water, while maintaining oil and gas production. Haynesville natural gas production is increasing, EIA says https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/9/9/haynesville-natural-gas-production-is-increasing-eia-says In June 2018, natural gas production in the Haynesville shale formation, located in northeastern Texas and Louisiana, averaged 6.4 Bcfd, accounting for 8.5% of total U.S. dry natural gas production and the highest production from this region since September 2012. EIA: Haynesville natural gas production reaches five-year high https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/8/16/eia-haynesville-natural-gas-production-reaches-five-year-high In June 2018, natural gas production in the Haynesville shale formation, located in northeastern Texas and Louisiana, averaged 6.35 Bcfd, accounting for 8.5% of the total U.S. dry natural gas production, Haynesville’s highest production level since November 2012. Shaletech: Haynesville-Bossier Shale https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2017/december-2017/features/shaletech-haynesville-bossier-shale Brighter gas fundamentals spark second wind EIA: Haynesville shale gas production increases to highest levels since 2013 https://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/10/30/eia-haynesville-shale-gas-production-increases-to-highest-levels-since-2013 Recent increases in drilling activity and well production rates are raising natural gas production levels in the Haynesville region, according to EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO). Marketed natural gas production in Haynesville reached 6.9 Bcfd in September after remaining near 6.0 Bcfd for the previous three years.