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Top Austin Chalk Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
EOG Resources, Inc. 10 10 --- 7
Sanchez Energy Corp 6 6 --- 2
Subscribe to See 4 4 --- 5
Subscribe to See 4 5 -1 1
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- 3
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- 1
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- 4
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- 1
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- 2
Subscribe to See 1 1 ---


Top Austin Chalk County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
KARNES 18 18 --- 16
LA SALLE 10 9 +1 12
Subscribe to See 9 8 +1 8
Subscribe to See 6 6 --- 6
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- 2


Disclosed Austin Chalk 2017 Budgets & Drilling Plans


Encana Corp Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Abraxas Petroleum Corp. Wells Plan To Complete in 2017

 Austin Chalk Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2017(YTD)
EOG Resources, Inc.    95
ConocoPhillips    82
Marathon Oil Corp    77
   73
   69
   48
   30
   29

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Aug 2017)


Austin Chalk - Drilling Permits ( July 22, 2017 - August 21, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Enervest Ltd.
08-18-2017 Karnes Hillsong Unit 1h Oil new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
Statoil
08-17-2017 De Witt Ruppert-ripps (sa) B1 B 1h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Eagle Ford ) Well-undrilled
08-17-2017 De Witt Ruppert-ripps (sa) B2 B 2h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Eagle Ford ) Well-undrilled
08-08-2017 Karnes Red Crest Trust Unit B 2h Oil & Gas Horizontal Eagleville (eagle Ford-2) Well-drilling-completed
EP Energy Corp
08-17-2017 La Salle Altito B 7b Unit 78h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-1 ) Well-undrilled
08-17-2017 La Salle Altito B 7b Unit 79h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-1 ) Well-undrilled
08-11-2017 La Salle Burns Ranch A 401h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Pearsall ( Buda Lime ) Well-undrilled
08-17-2017 La Salle Willie Ranch 14h Gas new (horizontal well) Hawkville ( Eagleford Shale ) Well-undrilled
08-17-2017 La Salle Willie Ranch 15h Gas new (horizontal well) Hawkville ( Eagleford Shale ) Well-undrilled
08-18-2017 Karnes Elbrus Unit 103h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Austin Chalk ) Well-undrilled

  Austin Chalk - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 Austin Chalk - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
EOG Resources, Inc. 118
Marathon Oil Corp 106
Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. 73
60
42
Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Karnes 203
La salle 188
Dimmit 104
54
48

 Austin Chalk Rig Data : August 21, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - August 21, 2017

 Austin Chalk Overview



The Austin Chalk is an upper Cretaceous geologic formation in the Gulf Coast region of the United States. It is named after type section outcrops near Austin, Texas. The formation is made up of chalk and marl.

The Austin Chalk is producing natural gas and oil. Companies drilling the Austin Chalk are having huge success. Additionally, they are finding other oil & natural gas rich zones, such as the Eagle Ford Shale.

Austin Chalk lies above…


  Austin Chalk Transactions By Quarter ($MM)