Shell Canada

Joffre/Cygnet/Twining, AB
The recent spike in East Shale Basin land prices can be attributed to success in the Duvernay.
Digest Spark
June 7, 2017
A Very Heavy Subject
The Peace River oil sands are the smallest of the large deposits of oil sands in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin. This article examines the regional geology, reviews production...
Exploration Review
March 24, 2016
Potential Oil Resources in the Not-So-Far North
Oil from tight, organic-rich, fine-grained rocks of the Devonian Canol and Bluefish units is currently the target of exploration in the Central Mackenzie Valley. Estimations of oil...
Exploration Review
February 25, 2016
Northeastern BC & West-Central AB
Montney EURs are highly variable due to differences in facies, reservoir pressure and temperature across the formation. Operators’ completion strategies within a play contribute to the...
Digest Spark
January 20, 2016
A Cracking Good Play
This review focuses on some of the key findings from CDL’s recently-released Duvernay Gas Liquids and Geomechanics study in the greater Kaybob and Willesden Green areas. As geomechanics...
Exploration Review
February 26, 2015
Grizzly North, BC
Thunder Creek Resources purchased 892 hectares of land in northeastern British Columbia at the October 11, 2006 land sale. Although current production in the area is mostly from Triassic...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2007
Central Foothills, AB
A major mid-December land sale in central Alberta's Deep Basin yields $139 million for 44,288 ha licensed. Shell Canada is a major player at this sale, where all parcels were purchased...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2006
Bougie, BC
Shell Canada has returned, after a five-year hiatus, to conventional oil and gas exploration in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin. The company recently licensed three deep Outposts at...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2005
Waterton, AB
Shell's Waterton NPW 15-21-6-3W5/2 has been flowing at an average rate of 2 mmcf/d since Feb. 2004.
Digest Spark
March 31, 2004
Altares/Cypress, BC
On October 21, 2009 fourteen drilling licences stretching from 94-B-1 to 94-B-15 and covering 35,391 hectares (496 units) were sold for almost $345 million to several different land...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2010