FOOTHILLS EXPLORATION INC. ENTERS STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP TO ACQUIRE AND DEVELOP PROPERTIES IN THE WILLISTON BASIN
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foothills Exploration, Inc. (OTC: FTXP), including its direct and indirect subsidiaries, ("Foothills," or the "Company"), an oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that has entered into an agreement with Williston-based Saddle Rock, LLC.
The Company, through its direct subsidiary, Anaconda Energy, LLC, has entered in to a letter of intent with Saddle Rock, LLC (“Saddle Rock”) to explore return-to-production opportunities in the Williston basin. The parties plan to jointly acquire leases with or without producing wells and engage in workover operations to return to production, optimize and/or stimulate existing wells on the acquired leaseholds. Saddle Rock will operate the acquired properties and Anaconda will be the strategic non-operating partner in projects. The parties have targeted a few assets for unsolicited and solicited bids of their properties that they believe to be underdeveloped and with significant upside.
“We are looking forward to working with our partner Saddle Rock to identify other recompletion and infield drilling opportunities in the Basin,” said Alex Hemb, CEO of Anaconda Energy, LLC and Director of Foothills Exploration, Inc.
“A key platform of our return-to-production strategy is identifying inactive wells and wells with behind pipe potential (proved developed non-producing) that can be put back into production for minimal costs,” said Hemb. “We are actively looking for rework and recompletion candidates that fit these criteria,” continued Hemb.
About the Company
Foothills Exploration, Inc. (“FTXP” or the “Company”), is an oil and gas exploration and development company focused on delivering the energy needs of today and tomorrow. The Company’s strategy is to build a balanced portfolio of assets through two core initiatives. The first initiative is to generate high-impact oil and gas exploration projects. The second is to invest in hydrogen and geothermal projects for a low carbon future through its New Energy Ventures division by identifying areas where the Company can contribute to a viable, realistic, and balanced future energy mix. For additional information please visit the Company’s website at www.foothillspetro.com.
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Released February 1, 2022