Oil

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
Rainbow Lake, AB
Devonian zones are prospective for a group of March 7, 2018 Alberta Land Sale postings in the northwest corner of the province.
Digest Spark
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
Claresholm–Lethbridge, AB
Horizontal oil wells mark a possible resurgence of the Barons sand play.
Digest Spark
February 7, 2018
Cygnet–Twining, AB
In the Duvernay East Shale Basin oil play, type curves have shifted upwards as operators optimize completion techniques to improve rates.
Digest Spark
February 7, 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
Bashaw–Stettler, AB
Two upcoming land sales in central Alberta follow on the heels of 2017 lease activity in a possible extension of the South Duvernay oil play, but other zones may be more likely targets.
Digest Spark
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
Elmworth–Kaybob South, AB
Dunvegan EURs have increased significantly the past few years as operators drill longer laterals, pump more stages and hone in on the most productive areas.
Digest Spark
January 17, 2018
Western Canada
Frac sand (proppant) and water are two key inputs for resource play developments. Canadian Discovery Ltd.’s five-year Western Canada Frac Sand Forecast 2017–2021 outlines the expected...
Digest Spark
January 10, 2018

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