in Dallas, Texas, Viathon Hydrocarbons is a
privately held corporation that seeks to take
advantage of the favorable short term and long term
trends impacting the energy market of the United
States, and to profit from the unique market
related opportunities found exclusively in the
small producing properties segment in West Texas.
by Darin Ruebel in 2001 as a 'Depletionist'
enterprise, Viathon Hydrocarbons has rapidly become
one of the largest such production companies in the
western region of the State of Texas.
to recent 2012 Railroad Commission statistics,
Viathon is the the 5th largest crude oil
producer in Taylor County and the 9th largest
gas producer in Taylor County.
Hydrocarbons acquires and operates working
interests and royalty interests in marginal
producing oil and gas properties, but with overhead
costs that are a fraction of that of most large
independent energy companies. Viathon also
participates in the leasing and drilling of
prospects in its area of interest.
Company has been able to maintain a 'lowest cost
producer' profile by acquiring undervalued
producing properties, deploying the most effective
secondary recovery technologies, and maintaining
low general and administrative expenses relative to
most independent producers.
outsourcing a majority of its requirements, Viathon
is capable of utilizing the best talent at a lower
cost and minimizing the impact of commodity-price
swings by reducing the typical fixed costs of most