Fieldwood’s significant footprint in the deepwater and shallow water Gulf of Mexico includes interests in approximately 500 offshore blocks covering approximately two million gross acres, including over 1,000 wells and more than 500 operated platforms. In addition to our U.S. presence, Fieldwood is also the operator of the Ichalkil and Pokoch fields in Mexico’s shallow water Bay of Campeche located approximately 60 miles offshore Ciudad del Carmen.
Our management team has extensive experience in the Gulf of Mexico with a proven track record of success. Fieldwood Energy is led by CEO Matt McCarroll and other former senior executives of Dynamic Offshore Resources, LLC, Apache Corporation, in addition to other leading offshore operators. This is the second venture for Mr. McCarroll and the Fieldwood management team, who previously partnered successfully to build Dynamic Offshore Resources, LLC into one of the largest operators on the Gulf of Mexico Shelf prior to its sale in 2012.