TribLIVE

| Business


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Exco Resources to cut 70 workers in Marshall

On the Grid

From the shale fields to the cooling towers, Trib Total Media covers the energy industry in Western Pennsylvania and beyond. For the latest news and views on gas, coal, electricity and more, check out On the Grid today.

XCO $6.45 -$0.01

at close on THURSDAY

Daily Photo Galleries

Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

Exco Resources LLC, a Dallas-based natural gas and oil exploration company, will transfer about 35 employees to its Dallas office and lay off 35 at its Keystone Summit location in Marshall by April 5, the company said in a filing.

“Exco is relocating some of its Pennsylvania employees to its corporate headquarters in Dallas, and some employees are being released as part of a reduction in force in Pennsylvania,” said Exco spokeswoman Heather L. Lamparter.

She declined to say how many employees remained at the Marshall offices.

The changes in the Marshall office are in response to Exco's reduction in certain activity caused by the low natural gas prices, she said. The Appalachian Basin and the Marcellus (shale) remain a key focus area for Exco's future development, she said.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Rossi: Fleury is, and will remain, Penguins’ soul
  2. Nearing season’s midpoint, Steelers still have issues to sort out
  3. Rossi: Fleury is, and will remain, Penguins’ soul
  4. Steelers lookahead: Colts QB Luck becoming one of NFL’s elite
  5. Testing legs, giving backup goalie a chance are Penguins’ priorities
  6. 5 airports to handle all U.S.-bound travelers from Ebola-stricken nations
  7. HS highlight reel: Hearings scheduled before WPIAL board
  8. Gorman: Coaching search starts at Blackhawk
  9. Derry wrestling celebrating 50 years
  10. NA’s Davison, Mt. Lebanon’s Potts hope to stick with WPIAL favorite Schwartz
  11. Freeport’s Clawson claims 3rd at PIAA golf
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.