Australia-focused Holloman Energy Corp. reports that the firm's farm-out partner has signed a letter of intent with Hunt Energy and Mineral Pty. Ltd. with regard to a drilling service agreement whereby Hunt Energy will provide drilling services for up to six wells in the petroleum exploration...

Australia's Cue Energy Resources Ltd. has agreed to acquire a 100% interest in the Mahakam Hilir PSC in the prolific Kutei Basin onshore Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Total has confirmed that the company’s chairman and CEO, Christophe de Margerie, died Oct. 20 in a private plane crash at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, following a collision with a snow plow during the plane’s takeoff.

Breitburn Energy Partners LP says that the registration statement on Form S-4 concerning Breitburn’s acquisition of QR Energy LP was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on Oct. 17.

TransMontaigne Partners LP reports that Charles Dunlap has notified TLP of his intention to retire from his position as CEO of the company’s general partner and as president, CEO, and member of the board of directors of TransMontaigne Inc., and the other subsidiaries of TLP and TransMontaigne...

Crestwood Midstream Partners LP reports that its subsidiary, Central New York Oil & Gas Co. LLC (CNYOG), which owns the North-South and MARC I pipelines and the Stagecoach storage facility, has concluded a non-binding open season to solicit interest for firm transportation of natural gas on a...

Dominion Midstream Partners LP has closed its initial public offering of 20,125,000 common units representing limited partner interests in Dominion Midstream at $21 per common unit pursuant to a Registration Statement on Form S-1 previously filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. reports that one of its subsidiaries has completed the acquisition of the Texas-based pressure pumping assets of a privately held company. 

Shell Midstream Partners LP, a limited partnership formed by Royal Dutch Shell, has launched its initial public offering of 37,500,000 common units, representing limited partner interests.

Ophir Energy CFO Lisa Mitchell, will leave the company on Nov. 19. Her job was made redundant because Ophir has cut the number of its executive board members from three to two as part of a cost-saving reorganization of the board.