The petroleum industry, also known as the oil & gas industry or the oil patch, includes the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, transportation, and marketing of petroleum products. The largest volume products of the industry are fuel oil and gasoline.
Kirkland & Ellis counselled Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. on its all-stock merger of equals with Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.
The combined company, to be named Civitas Resources, Inc., will be the largest pure-play energy producer in Colorado’s Denver-Julesburg Basin, with an aggregate enterprise value of approximately $2.6 billion.
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Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. operates as an energy company. The Company focuses on the acquisition, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquid reserves in the Rocky Mountains. Extraction Oil & Gas serves customers in the United States.