Tagged: southwestern energy co.

Economic Development Spurs Conway’s Ongoing Reinvention

by Dwain Hebda 5/18/2016 12:00 am

Conway has had an impressive run over the past couple of decades, from downtown redevelopment to luring national and international companies to addressing tourism and neighborhood infill.

SWN Sells Compressed Gas Fuel Stations in Conway, Damascus

by Kyle Massey 5/16/2016 4:38 pm

An affiliate of Southwestern Energy Co. has sold two public CNG fueling stations, one in Conway and the other in Damascus, to American Natural Gas LLC of Saratoga Springs, New York.

M&M Cleanup Company Meets Messy End

by Mark Friedman 2/29/2016 12:00 am

Instead of soaring under new ownership, M&M Environmental Group, which provided environmental services to the oil and gas industries, went into a tailspin. So did the relationship between McFadin and the Omega Group; eventually the two sides deadlocked on whether to file for bankruptcy protection late last year.

Southwestern Energy Lays Off 600 in Arkansas As Prices Fall

by Alexis Hosticka 1/21/2016 10:08 am

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston said Thursday it is laying off 1,100 employees, including 600 throughout its Fayetteville Shale operations in Arkansas, amid a steady decline in natural gas prices.

UA System Gets $5M From Former Southwestern Energy CEO

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/11/2015 9:46 am

Charles E. Scharlau, former CEO of Southwestern Energy Co., will donate $5 million to create an endowed chair in presidential leadership at the University of Arkansas System.

Seeco Unit to Pay $950K to Settle Mineral Trespass Claim in Arkansas

by Lance Turner 9/1/2015 4:41 pm

SWN Production (Arkansas) LLC has agreed to pay the federal government $950,000 to resolve claims that the company tapped unleased federally owned minerals in Conway and Van Buren counties over a three-year period.

Southwestern Energy Lays Off 80 in Fayetteville Shale

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/6/2015 11:42 am

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston, the largest operator in Arkansas' Fayetteville Shale Play, said Thursday that it has laid off 80 workers there.

CNG Stations Continue Expansion in Arkansas

by Sean Beherec 7/6/2015 12:00 am

Compressed natural gas stations around the state are seeing gains in fuel sales and demand, despite lower costs this year for traditional fuels.

200 Laid Off at M&M Environmental Following Truck Crash

by Sean Beherec 3/20/2015 2:49 pm

The company announced 200 workers were laid off following a crash in Faulkner County.

Southwestern Energy Subsidiary Asks for Hold on Royalties Lawsuits

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/16/2015 12:00 am

An attorney for Southwestern Energy Co. subsidiary Seeco Inc. is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to put a hold on a class-action lawsuit in Conway County pending an appeal.

South Arkansas Formation Proves Disappointing So Far

by 9/15/2014 12:00 am

The Lower Smackover Brown Dense formation has, so far, been a disappointment for exploration companies, mineral rights owners and state regulators hoping for a 21st century oil boom in south Arkansas and north Louisiana.

Natural Gas in Fayetteville Shale Takes Arkansas from Zero to Billions in 10 Years

by 9/15/2014 12:00 am

In the past decade, the players in the Fayetteville Shale have shuffled and consolidated, drilling has peaked and retreated, employment has expanded and contracted, technology has advanced, environmental and infrastructure concerns have reared their heads and government has responded.

Report Finds Illegal Use of Diesel in Fracking; Companies Point to Changing Definitions

by 8/14/2014 3:32 pm

The Environmental Integrity Project says some oil and gas companies have continued the illegal injection of diesel fuel during hydraulic fracturing, including Southwestern Energy and ExxonMobil subsidiaries in the Fayetteville Shale.

Southwestern Energy Says Fayetteville Shale Outpaces Expectations

by 8/5/2014 10:50 am

Southwestern Energy of Houston says its natural gas wells in central Arkansas’ Fayetteville Shale Play and the Northeast United States’ Marcellus Shale have continued to outpace expectations in the second quarter.

$30M Airport Intended to Spur Conway Economy

by Luke Jones 5/19/2014 12:00 am

Conway officials say the $30 million airport project will bring economic development to the city by attracting corporate customers, and it will solve serious safety issues present at the current site.

Southwestern Energy Credits Fayetteville Shale for Good 2013

by Luke Jones 2/28/2014 11:09 am

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston is calling its 2013 "outstanding" and credits its Fayetteville Shale developments for much of this success.

Little Rock CNG Station Will Bring Total To 7 in Arkansas

by Luke Jones 1/6/2014 12:00 am

Early in February, the city of Little Rock is scheduled to open the seventh compressed natural gas station in Arkansas that is available for public use. Arkansas has had public CNG stations for just a few years — a station owned by Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Corp. was opened in 2011.

Southwestern Energy's Fayetteville Shale Investment Steady in 2014

by Luke Jones 12/11/2013 10:04 am

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston will invest $900 million in Arkansas' Fayetteville Shale Play next year, the same as in 2013.

Southwestern Energy Drills 'Best Well to Date' In Brown Dense

by Luke Jones 11/1/2013 10:41 am

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston reported this week it had drilled its "best well to date" in the Lower Smackover Brown Dense formation.

Southwestern Posts Loss in 4Q But Lauds Fayetteville Shale Results

by Luke Jones 2/21/2013 9:50 am

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston reported a $355 million loss for its fourth quarter 2012, but praised activities stemming from its natural gas assets, including the Fayetteville Shale in Arkansas.