QuarterNorth to lay off 135 employees in Lafayette


Houston-based QuarterNorth Energy is laying off 135 employees at a Louisiana office and various offshore locations, reports the Associated Press.

Lafayette news outlets report that QuarterNorth Energy made public its layoff plans in a notice to the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

QuarterNorth had been involved in oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico. The company said in a notice posted last month that it expects to complete the layoffs by Dec. 13. Read the entire story.