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Our History

Since 1948, Nichols Energy Services has been providing broad and comprehensive land and related services to all segments of the Energy Industry. Our dedicated team has the knowledge and experience to effectively and efficiently analyze, implement, manage, and complete routine and specialized projects. Highest ethical standards, integrity, and loyalty--to each other and our clients--are the foundation of our business upon which we continue to build lasting relationships with our clients. We deliver high quality results with utmost attention to client needs and concerns. ​

Nichols Energy Services  is a family owned business with over 65 years of service to the energy industry. Fred R. Nichols, founder, and Lyman W. Nichols Sr. were both life-long land professionals legendary for their knowledge of titles, work ethic, demand for quality land work and frugality. Today we proudly continue these traditions.  

Lyman W.  "Nick" Nichols, Jr. is a third generation landman and has been president of the company since 1981.  Under his leadership, the company has managed  projects of all sizes, from title work for the individual mineral owner to multi-million dollar acquisitions and divestitures of large corporations.


In Memoriam 


Fred R. Nichols

(12/19/1909 - 10/5/1992)


Harold L. Nichols

(07/06/1932 - 10/25/1982)


Lyman W. Nichols, Sr.

(04/01/1930 - 08/16/2001)

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Milton Nichols

(09/04/1936 - 04/20/2020)

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