Meridee Fockler

Wells Spudded January 1 to January 31, 2018
The winter drilling season is upon us as spuds were way up in January with an emphasis on oil sands and heavy oil. The McMurray, Viking and Upper Mannville were the most popular zones.
E&P Analysis
February 21, 2018
Leduc-Woodbend, AB
NEP Canada is proving that the Nisku within and along the fringes of the Leduc-Woodbend D2-A and D2-B pools is capable of high rates. Is there potential in other established Nisku pools?
Digest Spark
February 14, 2018
October 1 to December 31, 2017
Land sale activity in the WCSB in Q4 2017 recovered to levels not seen since early 2013. The emerging South Duvernay oil play in the East and West Shale Basins in AB was the main driver...
E&P Analysis
February 14, 2018
Wells Spudded December 1 to December 31, 2017
The Montney and Mannville (oil sands and heavy oil) were the most popular targets in December. The Duvernay in the East Shale Basin and Kaybob continued to attract the drill bit.
E&P Analysis
January 31, 2018
Hazy with Periods of Sunshine
The 2017 activity summary for Western Canada reviews drilling, production, completions and land sale results. The focus is on the five most active plays—Montney, Spirit River, Cardium,...
Exploration Review
January 24, 2018
Wells Spudded November 1 to November 30, 2017
The Duvernay shone in November with 40 spuds—30 in the Kaybob area, 1 at Willesden Green and 9 in the East Shale Basin. As well, monthly spuds returned to the historical trend of...
E&P Analysis
December 20, 2017
Tommy Lakes, BC–Elmworth, AB
A high level look at the Doig suggests several potentially liquids-rich areas could benefit from the application of modern drilling and completions technologies.
Digest Spark
December 6, 2017
July 1 to September 30, 2017
Land sale activity in the WCSB continues to recover after bottoming out in early 2016. The emerging Duvernay oil play in the East and West Shale Basins in AB and the Montney oil play in...
E&P Analysis
November 29, 2017
Wells Spudded October 1 to October 31, 2017
Spuds continue to grow month-on-month in 2017 vs 2016, though the rate is slowing. The Duvernay East Shale Basin attracted another new entrant with Traverse spudding its first well.
E&P Analysis
November 23, 2017
Wells on Production January 1 to March 31, 2017
The Montney, Spirit River and Viking were the most productive formations in the first quarter, 2017. The Montney Distal Shelf South was the top play. Tourmaline, focusing mainly on the...
E&P Analysis
October 19, 2017

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