HOUSTON, Aug. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) (“Sanchez Energy” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company’s Western Eagle Ford operations and production have been largely unaffected by Hurricane Harvey to date.
“While Hurricane Harvey has had a significant impact along the Gulf Coast, we can currently report that our operations and production in the Western Eagle Ford in South Texas have been largely unaffected by the storm,” said Tony Sanchez, III, Chief Executive Officer of Sanchez Energy. “We are very happy to report that currently none of our assets have sustained significant damage.
“As always, our primary concern is the safety of our employees and other members of our community and the environment. Our drilling operations are ongoing and were only temporarily impacted by the storm. As a precautionary measure, we have suspended completion operations but we expect those to resume as soon it is safe to do so. We will continue to monitor the situation and take additional steps as needed. We applaud the professionalism that our operations team has shown through this crisis and would like to thank all of the first responders that have helped people across the impacted areas of Texas.”
ABOUT SANCHEZ ENERGY CORPORATION
Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) is an independent exploration and production company focused on the acquisition and development of U.S. onshore unconventional oil and natural gas resources, with a current focus on the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas where the Company has assembled approximately 356,000 net acres. For more information about Sanchez Energy Corporation, please visit our website: www.sanchezenergycorp.com.
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