Hess Corp. to buy Dublin-based Delta Energy LLC

New York-based Hess Corp. is buying “the natural-gas marketing operations” of Dublin-based Delta Energy LLC for an undisclosed amount in a deal expected to close within the next three months, The Columbus Dispatch reports. Hess, a major oil and gas producer in Ohio’s shale plays, will retain 20 of Delta’s approximately 60 employees and relocate them to a new office in Dublin, the article said.