Blackbeard Operating



1751 River Run, Suite 405
Fort Worth, TX 76107



Company Description

Blackbeard Operating is a privately held energy company headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. Our robust and diverse resource portfolio is well situated to meet today’s energy demands. Since inception, we have focused on acquiring, optimizing, and developing low-risk, producing energy properties and we’ve built a high-margin business with diversified assets, a strong balance sheet, high-return reinvestment opportunities and a culture that prioritizes environmental & servant leadership.s.


Blackbeard Operating, LLC is a privately held Midland, Texas based oil and gas exploration and production company. Our team’s expertise in various basins across the continental United States allows us to effectively find and develop high quality, low risk assets.

Permian Basin

100,000 net acres, 2,180 operated wells and more than 10 years of undeveloped drilling inventory in the most prolific oil & gas producing regions of the United States.

Western Anadarko Basin

300,000 net acres, 1,475 operated wells and more than 10 years of undeveloped drilling inventory. A unique stacked pay resource with an attractive commodity mix.

Arkoma Basin

90,000 net acres, 200 operated wells with years of undeveloped drilling inventory in the core of the Woodford Shale of the Arkoma Basin in Oklahoma.

Midstream & Infrastructure

Blackbeard takes an active approach to integrating segments of the production process beyond the wellhead, in order to enhance overall asset value. We own strategic midstream, water, sand and infrastructure assets that directly support our E&P operations. In addition, Blackbeard has a wholly owned subsidiary focused on oil field recycling & Waste Management.

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