Marathon Oil – Focusing on the Eagle Ford Shale

Marathon is gearing up for hiring as the company increases its staff levels after acquiring Hilcorp Energy and KKR’s acreage in the Eagle Ford Shale in June.  The Eagle Ford has become core to Marathon’s North American strategy.  With the refinery business split out as a new company called Marathon Petroleum, all human and financial capital will be spent expanding the upstream business. [Read more…]