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About us

BlackBrush Oil & Gas, L.P. is an independent oil and gas exploration and development company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.

Founded in 2004, the company currently operates approximately 360,000 gross acres throughout South Texas, one of the country’s fastest growing unconventional basins with best-in-class economics, and is active in the Eagle Ford shale, Austin Chalk and other formations.

BlackBrush is operated and partially owned by a seasoned management team, each with 25-37 years upstream operational experience in South Texas and led by its Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Scott Martin.



The BlackBrush accounting department is responsible for processing, tracking, approving and paying over 1,000 invoices each month that are generated from BlackBrush’s operations. In addition, the department accounts for all the oil and natural gas sales and processes over 500 royalty checks each month.
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The Commercial Department contracts and manages BlackBrush trucking and pipeline arrangements for crude oil, natural gas and NGL's. In addition, it oversees bids and contracts for sales of BlackBrush's produced oil, natural gas and NGL's and manages Blackbrush’s hedge portfolio.
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HR Admin

The HR Department is responsible for recruiting top talent, onboarding as well as exits, benefits and payroll administration and compliance with associated government regulations. The Legal Department serves as the Company’s advisers, managing the day-to-day legal needs of the Company.
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Exploration and Development is the hallmark of BlackBrush Oil & Gas, LP. Our Drilling and Engineering departments collaborate with Geology to access the target formations and how to approach drilling the wells to properly test and evaluate the target reservoirs.
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Land Office

We are always looking for mutually beneficial land relationships. Our mineral and land owners are our partners and we work to maintain a good relationship by providing constant communication and a high level of service.
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BlackBrush’s production department assumes responsibility of the oil and gas wells after drilling and completion operations are finished. Our team consists of a group of engineers along with seasoned field supervisors, operators, and well technicians who utilize the latest technology and implement industry best practices to produce, and deliver to market, oil and gas in a safe, efficient, cost effective, and environmentally conscientious manner. BlackBrush owns and operates two workover rigs and one swab unit staffed by highly experienced crews which affords us the competitive advantage of being able to better control the quality and cost of our well intervention operations while adhering to consistent and rigorous safety standards. [email protected]


The Reservoir Engineering Department is responsible for Reserve Reports and Economic Analysis for company owned assets, new well models for budgeting and planning purposes and acquisitions and divestures. The Completions Department plans and executes hydraulic fracturing operations or other completion methods necessary to put new wells on production.
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BlackBrush Is a Member of these Organizations

Texas Alliance of Energy Producers
Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association
Texas Oil and Gas Association