Tanos Exploration



1550+ Operated Wells

164,000 Approx Net Acres

Tanos II focuses operations on the Ark-La-Tex region, employing a multi-faceted strategy: acquisition of producing properties with drilling upside; "drill-to-earn" joint ventures that leverage our horizontal-drilling expertise and cost structure; ground-floor prospect development; and prospect screening of outside-generated ideas where the reward is commensurate with the risk.

Areas of Operations

Current areas of operation reflect our experience in exploiting conventional and unconventional reservoirs in East Texas and North Louisiana.


Established in 2007 as Tanos Exploration, LLC, our company has consistently provided value to owners and investors through expert management of cost-effective drilling, quality acquisitions, and operating efficiencies.


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Tanos II works to maximize revenue for investors while minimizing environmental impact, with advanced horizontal-drilling technology and a business model built to capture its full potential.

Social Responsibilty

Commitment to environmental responsibility and best industry practices demonstrates our respect for the safety of employees, contractors, and the communities where we live and work.