Experienced Oil & Gas Investment, Development and production

Forward thinking industry solutions

De-Risking Investments

We seek acquisition opportunities, both drilling and non-op, involving quality-producing properties with significant upside in the form of entire companies or packages of assets.

In the energy investment industry, managing and mitigating risk is crucial for both the long-term success of the company and the profitability of individual energy deals.

Rock Solid Team

Rock Solid Solutions

Leveraging experience operating around the world, our executive team averages 30 years of industry experience per person, with a significant percentage of that in the Permian.

With over 100 years of combined experience, and considered the leading technology team at Conoco Phillips, our ops team has developed multiple cutting-edge projects, drilling thousands of wells around the world; onshore, offshore, conventional and unconventional.

  • Safety
  • Financial Discipline
  • Reserves Analysis
  • Economical Extraction
  • Drilling & Completion
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Environmental Mitigation


As proven operators, ZCP’s innovative drilling & completion staff utilizes patented technology to conducted successful operations throughout the United States. ZCP and its progenitors have conducted operations in partnership with many of the major oil and gas companies in North America and earned the respect of the industry as an experienced, capable and cost-effective team.

fueling a sustainable future through responsible Drilling



Our Low Cost Development Strategy, capital allocation and continued improvements in operational and cost efficiencies in the current commodity price environment, provides attractive returns.

Our team, with its extensive experience in the industry, has what we believe is a competitive advantage in identifying drilling and non-op acquisition targets and a proven ability to evaluate resource potential.

“The future of energy is not about choosing between Renewable and Fossil fuels, but about finding the right mix.”
Bob dudley
Former CEO, BP