Oil

Wapiti–Lochend, AB
Canadian Discovery’s Catalyst Play Evaluation Platform and the Sproule Play Metrics module provide an integrated dataset for evaluating plays across the basin. The Cardium is used as an...
Digest Spark
November 23, 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
The Economics of Recompletions
Just like fixing up an old car, recompletions can extend the life of an old well. However, just as a new coat of paint won’t make a car run longer, not all recompletions are worth the...
Feature Article
November 15, 2017
Esther, AB
Extended reach horizontals in the Viking provide better rates and lower completion costs per stage.
Digest Spark
November 8, 2017
Gull Lake, SK
Whitecap and Capio apply closable sliding sleeve technology in the Cantuar, resulting in a step-change in well productivity.
Digest Spark
October 25, 2017
Deep Basin–Willesden Green, AB
Recent developments in Cardium completions include longer laterals, more stages and a shift from ball and seat to sliding sleeve technology.
Digest Spark
October 25, 2017
Quarterly Results Comparison to June 30, 2017
Productivity in eight Canadian resource plays is compared between Q2 2016 and Q2 2017. Activity and production is tracked from 2007 to 2017. The variation between and within each play is...
Feature Article
October 19, 2017
Managing Oilfield Waste
Drilling, completion and production operations generate a variety of wastes including produced fluids, produced sand and contaminated soil. This article provides an overview of the handling...
Technology Update
October 19, 2017
Wells Spudded September 1 to September 30, 2017
This review of September well spuds shows where companies are active and what targets they are pursuing.
Digest Spark
October 11, 2017
East Meets West
Canadian Discovery Ltd. is pleased to announce Phase II of the South Duvernay Oil Play Project. For this phase we have teamed up with Graham Davies Geological Consultants Ltd. (GDGC), and...
Technical Study
SDOP
October 5, 2017

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