Gas

Wells Spudded December 1 to December 31, 2019
December 2019 drilling was down 28% compared to November’s activity levels, but in a refreshing change of pace, was 18% higher than last December’s spud count. Spur once again was the...
E&P Analysis
January 30, 2020
Maintaining Matters in the Mississippian
The Frobisher Beds maintained their status as the most-drilled and top-producing interval of the Madison Group in 2019, a slower year that still saw all the subcrop zones attract operator...
Feature Article
January 30, 2020
Joined at Birth
Development of the mature Bakken and Torquay plays in southeastern SK progressed with infill drilling and waterfloods. Three wells targeted Exshaw oil on the Peace River Arch.
Feature Article
January 30, 2020
The Spirit Was Still Willing, but the Price Remained Weak!
Spuds were down in the gas-prone Spirit River Deep Basin play, though rates continued to be amongst the best in the WCSB on a BOE basis.
Feature Article
January 28, 2020
Doing More with Less
2019 completions operations focused on improving operational efficiencies and reducing costs. The Montney and Duvernay remain the dominant zones with respect to proppant tonnages and fluid...
Feature Article
January 28, 2020
Down, but Not Out!
Dunvegan activity contracted sharply in 2019 with only 19 wells drilled.
Feature Article
January 23, 2020
The “Halo” Shines On
Although Cardium drilling fell off in 2019 as with many other zones, per-well rates in most Cardium plays increased year-over-year.
Feature Article
January 21, 2020
The Lowdown on a Drilling Slowdown
2019 operations fell into three camps: deep, expensive liquids-rich plays (Montney and Duvernay); shallow, less expensive oil-prone plays like the Viking, Mannville, Cardium, Madison Group...
Feature Article
January 21, 2020
Wells Spudded November 1 to November 31, 2019
November 2019’s spud total came in 12% less than October’s total and 23% lower than November 2018, continuing to reflect 2019’s lower activity levels. Spur repeated as the month’s...
E&P Analysis
January 16, 2020
Another Hope Arises
Aggressive completions, some high rate oil wells in the North and South oil plays and a new exploration frontier northeast of the Sturgeon Lake reef highlight 2019.
Feature Article
January 16, 2020

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