Welcome to Chestnut Exploration Companies

Based in Dallas, TX, Chestnut Exploration Companies are a family-owned group of companies that offer direct investment opportunities in its oil and natural gas projects in the Southwestern United States. Founded in 1994, our companies oversee each phase of development, from the investment to the exploration to the production. With a focus on transparent asset management and creating value through oil and natural gas programs, we use science, research and technology to rework existing oil fields and develop new ones for oil and natural gas production.

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Mark A. Plummer Featured in Bloomberg's "Wildcatters Rush Spindletop in Return to East Texas"


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Energy independence is becoming a reality for the United States, and Texas is leading one of the largest energy production booms in the country’s history.

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