W&T Offshore Inc. operates exploration and production fields. Ordinary shares are listed on the NYSE (WTI) exchange.
W&T was founded in 1983 by Tracy Krohn. The group acquired Gulf of Mexico assets from BP and EEX in 2000 and ConocoPhillips in 2003. In 2005, the company completed a public offering. Additional assets were acquired from Kerr-McGee in 2006 and Apache in 2008.