Noble Energy’s U.S. onshore operations are positioned to deliver consistent and predictable results. With exposure to both oil and natural gas opportunities, our well-balanced portfolio includes thousands of low-risk horizontal development projects in premier unconventional assets: the DJ Basin, Marcellus Shale, Permian Basin and Eagle Ford Shale.
We are setting new production records, while optimizing drilling and completion techniques and are implementing Integrated Development Plans, which focus on maximizing value and minimizing footprint. In addition, the Company is increasing the drilling of extended reach laterals and testing significant resource upside in all plays, utilizing new completion methodologies and downspacing programs.
Earlier this year, we announced a definitive agreement to acquire Clayton Williams Energy. Upon closing, combination creates the industry's second largest Southern Delaware Basin acreage position. Learn more here.
In September 2016, Noble Energy formed Noble Midstream Partners – a growth-oriented master limited partnership that owns, operates, develops and acquires midstream infrastructure assets in the DJ Basin and Permian Basin. Learn more here.