Press Releases

Chief Oil & Gas acquires assets in the Marcellus Shale
Five hundred million dollar acquisition increases company position to 210,000 acres in Pennsylvania Read more.

Chief Oil & Gas acquires acreage in Bradford, Lycoming, and Sullivan Counties in Pennsylvania
Lease acquisition part of multi-phased growth plan Read more.

Chief Oil & Gas and IMG Midstream Enter into Strategic Gas Supply Agreement
Allows Locally Produced Marcellus Gas to Stay in Local Area for Power Generation Read more.

Chief Chairman Trevor Rees-Jones Featured on Uncommon Knowledge
Chief Oil & Gas Chairman Trevor Rees-Jones was recently featured on Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson, where he provided an in-depth look at the history of natural gas development in the U.S., the importance of technological advancements in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling, and the potential for American energy independence. Read more.

Chief Oil & Gas in the Marcellus: Where We Are Now
For more than 5 years, Chief Oil & Gas has been a vital part of the Pennsylvania business community, bringing jobs and contributing to the economic growth of the cities, towns and counties where we operate. Read more.

PVR Partners Announces $1 Billion Acquisition Of Marcellus Shale Midstream Pipeline Systems From Chief
Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Chief Gathering LLC for $1.0 billion. Read more.

Chief Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Marcellus Operations
Chief Oil & Gas is pleased to announce Sam Fragale as Senior Vice President of Operations in its Marcellus Shale region. Read more.

Wall Street Journal Reports Faulty Wells are to Blame for Water Contamination
A Wall Street Journal front page story reported that poorly built wells are to blame for cases of water contamination in the Marcellus Shale, not hydraulic fracturing. Read more.

Marcellus Companies Give Back
Chief is proud to be part of the community through volunteering and local outreach initiatives, and is thankful for its partnership with Lycoming County United Way (LCUW). Read more.

Chief Oil & Gas Participates in Susquehanna County Dairy Day
Chief Oil & Gas participated in the 23rd Annual Susquehanna County Dairy Day on Friday, March 2, 2012. Over 70 exhibitors and 15 community and health organizations participated in the event that was held at Elk Lake High School in Susquehanna County. Read more.

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