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2013-09-23 08:23:30

HOUSTON, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) announced today several changes to its executive organization, effective Jan. 1, 2014. "Apache is undergoing a transformation that will position the company for many years of predictable and profitable growth," said G. Steven Farris, chairman and chief executive officer. "Between 2010 and 2012, we took advantage of our balance sheet strength to expand the opportunity base in our North American regions, and Apache...

2013-09-17 16:21:29

HOUSTON, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) announced today it has agreed to sell certain oil and gas producing properties in Canada in two separate transactions with a combined value of US$112 million (CAN$117 million). Apache has agreed to sell its Hatton, St. Lina, Marten Hills, Snipe Lake, Valhalla, and a portion of its Hawkeye producing properties. These are primarily dry gas developments located in Saskatchewan and Alberta and comprise...

2013-09-17 08:23:57

Foundation contributes total of 340,000 trees to 56 organizations in 2013 HOUSTON, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) announced today it has donated 150,000 trees to Black Bear Conservation Coalition (BBCC) to help restore the habitat for endangered black bears in Louisiana. The 2013 grant pushes total contributions to more than 1 million trees awarded to the organization. The BBCC is just one of many organizations to receive tree grants from...

2013-08-28 16:21:17

Company Receives Vanguard Award for CNG Donations TULSA, Okla., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) will receive the Vanguard Award for Environmental Excellence as its compressed natural gas program continues to drive positive change in the communities where the company operates. The award will be presented to Apache by Keep Oklahoma Beautiful after the company selected six non-profit organizations and two local municipalities to each receive a free vehicle...

2013-08-15 08:24:43

HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) announced today it has agreed to sell oil and gas producing properties in the Nevis, North Grant Lands and South Grant Lands areas of western Alberta, Canada, to Ember Resources Inc., a private Canadian company, for US$214 million (CAN$220 million). "Going forward, Apache is focused on growing our liquids production from a deep inventory of crude oil- and liquids-rich opportunities that generate attractive...

2013-08-01 08:24:04

HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) said today that the third well in the Bacchus Field in the United Kingdom sector of the North Sea has pushed field production past 17,600 barrels of oil per day. Apache has a 50 percent interest in the field. The Bacchus B-1 development well, which commenced production in July, currently is producing 9,400 barrels of oil per day. Apache logged 2,057 feet net oil pay along a horizontal completion segment in...

2013-08-01 08:24:01

- Riviera SW-1X flows 5,822 barrels, 2.8 MMcf per day in Lower Bahariya test HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today reported seven oil and gas discoveries that highlight the geologic and geographic diversity across the company's 9.7 million gross acres in Egypt's Western Desert. One discovery - the Riviera SW-1X on the southern flank of the Abu Gharadig Basin - test-flowed 5,800 barrels of oil and 2.8 million cubic feet (MMcf) of gas...

2013-07-19 08:24:15

HOUSTON, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced the appointment of John E. Lowe, a former ConocoPhillips executive, to its board of directors. Lowe is a member of the board of directors for Phillips 66 and Agrium Inc. Previously, he held a series of executive positions with ConocoPhillips, including executive vice president, Exploration & Production; executive vice president, Commercial; and executive vice president, Planning,...

2013-07-18 16:22:58

Company rebalances portfolio toward more predictable growth HOUSTON, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) announced today it has agreed to sell its Gulf of Mexico Shelf operations and properties to Fieldwood Energy LLC (Fieldwood), an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings, for cash proceeds of $3.75 billion. In addition, Fieldwood will assume all asset retirement obligations for these properties, which, as of June 30, 2013, Apache estimated at a...

2013-07-16 08:24:00

HOUSTON, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE: PAA) and PAA Natural Gas Storage, L.P. (NYSE: PNG) announced they will each release second-quarter 2013 earnings after market close on Monday, August 5, 2013 and will hold the following joint webcast and conference call: When: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 11:00 a.m. EDT; 10:00 a.m. CDT Where: www.paalp.com, www.pnglp.com, http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=94464 How: Live over the Internet -...