At a Glance
Good work/life balance and generous paid time off.
Reputation tarnished somewhat by EPA investigation into the firm's fracking practices.
One of North America's largest producers of natural gas, Encana provides employees opportunities to work with cutting-edge scientific and environmental techniques.
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Encana Oil & Gas (USA) is a south of the border chip off the block of a Canadian energy giant. The exploration and production subsidiary of natural gas giant
Encana Oil & Gas (USA) engages in theselling and purchasing and distribution of natural gas, natural gas liquids, other related energy commodities and services
In 2015 the company drilled 265 net wells.
The company operates in four key natural gas resource plays: Jonah and Piceance (in the Rockies) and in the Fort Worth and East Texas basins in Texas. It also has assets in Alaska.
The company contributed 56% of the
Encana Oil & Gas is looking to raise cash by divesting some of its lucrative shale gas plays and related midstream infrastructure assets (natural gas processing plants, pipeline gathering systems and compression facilities) and through partnerships.
It also makes strategic divestitures to raise cash to pay down debt.
In 2016 it sold its Denver Julesburg Basin assets in Colorado.
In 2015 company sold its Haynesville natural gas assets in northern Louisiana for $769 million, and certain properties that did not complement Encana's existing portfolio of assets.
In 2013 the company teamed up with steelmaker
In 2011 Encana Oil & Gas sold its natural gas processing plant and related assets in Colorado to
In a move to focus on its highest return projects in Texas and Louisiana, that year it also divested a portion of its Piceance natural gas midstream assets in Colorado to a private firm for $590 million. In 2011 it also sold most of its North Texas natural gas assets to Houston-based
In 2011 the company formed a joint venture with utility
That year the
370 17th St Ste 1700
Denver, CO 80202-5632
Phone: 1 (303) 623-2300
Employer Type: Privately Owned
Chair: Lauren Dauer
Senior Vice President Production of Penn West Petroleum Ltd: Leslie Streeb
President and CEO: Doug Suttles
Employees (This Location): 350
Employees (All Locations): 1,050
Karnes City, TX