Pearce/Penny/Keho, AB
The Big Valley–Lower Banff interval and the Barons Sandstone are prospective for a group of October 23, 2019 Alberta land sale postings in the southern part of the province.
Digest Spark
October 1, 2019
Wells Spudded August 1 to August 31, 2019
Drilling activity continued to trend down in August as spuds were lower by 6% vs July 2019, and 37% vs August 2018. The Viking was by far the most drilled zone; Crescent Point, Teine and...
E&P Analysis
September 26, 2019
The Evolution of Encana’s Montney Completions
Encana is improving its production results in the Montney at Tower, after extensive testing of various completion designs, well spacing configurations and target zones.
Feature Article
September 24, 2019
Horizontal Multi-Stage Fracs Completed up to June 30, 2019
This analysis provides a play-by-play comparison of current completion practices, including metrics for cemented vs uncemented wells, technology, stimulation fluid, number of stages,...
E&P Analysis
September 19, 2019
Whitecourt–Provost, AB
While the vast majority of Viking development currently occurs along the Provost–Dodsland corridor, several operators are drilling further afield.
Digest Spark
September 19, 2019
New Completions Data for August 2019
Chevron tested a new high-intensity completion design in the Duvernay. Crew completed a 125 stage Montney well using a unique completion system.
E&P Analysis
September 10, 2019
Blueberry, BC
ConocoPhillips is pumping 13,000t of proppant per well on a 14-well pad. Various completions and pad configurations were systematically tested before arriving at the current design.
Digest Spark
September 5, 2019
Wells Spudded July 1 to July 31, 2019
Drilling continued to languish in July as spuds were down by 9% vs June 2019, and down a whopping 43% vs July 2018. The Viking and Clearwater were the most active zones, while Whitecap,...
E&P Analysis
August 29, 2019
The Ties That Bind
Although targeted for entirely different types of petroleum resources, the Clearwater and Spirit River formations share a geological connection. Stratigraphically contemporaneous, these...
Exploration Review
August 27, 2019
New Completions Data for July 2019
ConocoPhillips and Encana pumped record-breaking proppant tonnages in the Montney and Duvernay. Operators are trending toward tighter perforation cluster spacing with more clusters per...
E&P Analysis
August 15, 2019