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Top Austin Chalk Operators By Rig Count/Locations

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


Top Austin Chalk County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
KARNES 15 16 -1 16
DIMMIT 10 10 --- 8
Subscribe to See 7 10 -3 12
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- 2
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- 5


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.    92
ConocoPhillips    85
Marathon Oil Corp    78
   74
   52
   47
   42
   26

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Oct 2017)


Austin Chalk - Drilling Permits ( September 20, 2017 - October 20, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
PENN VIRGINIA OIL & GAS, L.P.
10-05-2017 Gonzales Geo Hunter 3h Oil & Gas Horizontal Eagleville (eagle Ford-2) Spudded
ConocoPhillips
10-04-2017 Live Oak Eskew West Unit 702 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Austin Chalk ) Undrilled
10-04-2017 Live Oak Eskew West Unit 701 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Austin Chalk ) Undrilled
10-04-2017 Live Oak Eskew West Unit 3 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Eagle Ford ) Undrilled
10-04-2017 Live Oak Eskew West Unit 6 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Eagle Ford ) Undrilled
10-04-2017 Live Oak Eskew West Unit 5 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Eagle Ford ) Undrilled
10-04-2017 Live Oak Eskew West Unit 4 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Sugarkane ( Eagle Ford ) Undrilled
09-22-2017 De Witt Ruckman Ranch Unit 53 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Undrilled
09-22-2017 De Witt Ruckman Ranch Unit 54 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Undrilled
09-22-2017 De Witt Ruckman Ranch Unit 51 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Undrilled
EP Energy Corp

  Austin Chalk - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 Austin Chalk - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
EOG Resources, Inc. 134
Marathon Oil Corp 127
Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. 79
71
66
Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Karnes 267
La salle 210
Dimmit 136
77
56

 Austin Chalk Rig Data : October 20, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - October 20, 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)