Don Briggs


Changing Headlines

Don Briggs
It is not uncommon to hear people all across Louisiana talking about the Permian Basin and for a good reason. The west Texas formation saw...

A Friend, an Oilman and a Louisianan

Bryan Hanks
Every 2 years, the Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition (LAGCOE) gives a ceremonial golden hardhat. The recipient of this award is named the LAGCOE Looey....

A Partnership Worth Keeping

Don Briggs
From the oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico to the drilling rigs in the Haynesville shale play, the oil and gas industry has played...

Something’s Got to Give!

Don Briggs
November 2014 brought about many changes for the oil and gas way of life. For starters, the price for a barrel of crude oil dropped...

Iran Agreement is Two-headed Monster

Don Briggs
The U.S. oil market took a drastic fall in November 2014 due to a very specific reason. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided...

BP is Answering the Challenge

Don Briggs
The oil and gas industry has a storied history in the state of Louisiana. Over the last 100 years, the industry has provided hundreds of...

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