Gas

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
February 4, 5, 12 and 19, 2020 Land Sales
Land sales for February 2020 occur on the 4th (Saskatchewan), the 5th (Alberta), the 12th (Manitoba) and the 19th (British Columbia). Sale postings have been grouped by geographical region...
E&P Analysis
January 15, 2020
Slower, but Steady Sailing for the Viking
Despite the current headwinds affecting Canada’s oil and gas industry, the Viking Formation continued to provide good returns for cost-efficient operators using the latest horizontal...
Feature Article
January 14, 2020
The Pits of the Earth
The Montney and Duvernay attracted the top dollars in a very down year for Crown land sales.
Feature Article
January 14, 2020
A Slowdown with Some Optimism Thrown In
Despite a significant decrease in activity in 2019, the Montney remains one of the WCSB’s top gas and liquids-rich zones.
Feature Article
January 9, 2020

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