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Bakken Shale & Three Forks Rig Count

  Count Change From
Previous Week
YTD Change From
Previous Year
Oil Count 43 1 -10 16
Gas Count 0 0 0 0

Top Bakken Shale & Three Forks Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
Marathon Oil Corp 5 5 --- 1
Continental Resources, Inc. 5 5 --- 5
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Top Bakken Shale & Three Forks County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
MCKENZIE 17 20 -3 21
DUNN 12 10 +2 14
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Disclosed Bakken Shale & Three Forks 2017 Budgets & Drilling Plans


Northern Oil And Gas, Inc. Wells Plan To Complete in 2017
Whiting Petroleum Corp. Rigs Plan to Operate in 2017
Continental Resources, Inc. Rigs Plan to Operate in 2017
Hess Corp Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Xto Energy Inc. Rigs Plan to Operate in 2017

 Bakken Shale & Three Forks Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2017(YTD)
Whiting Petroleum Corp.    65
EOG Resources, Inc.    28
Marathon Oil Corp    22
   16
   13
   10
   8
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   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Apr 2017)


Bakken Shale & Three Forks - Drilling Permits ( March 27, 2017 - April 26, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
PETRO-HUNT, L.L.C.
04-10-2017 Dunn Sabrosky 144-97-6a-7-1h Other Well-drilling
HESS CORPORATION
04-10-2017 Mckenzie An-gudbranson- 153-94-2215h-3 Other Well-drilling
OXY USA INC.
04-10-2017 Dunn Kenneth Stroh 6-12-1h-143-97l Oil & Gas Horizontal Cabernet Well-drilling
04-07-2017 Burke Jensen W 159-93-21-9-1mbhx Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Gros Ventre / X Well-undrilled
04-05-2017 Mckenzie Ransom 3-30h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Elidah / X Well-undrilled
04-04-2017 Mckenzie Omlid 5-19h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Elidah / X Well-undrilled
04-04-2017 Mckenzie Omlid 4-19h1 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Elidah / X Well-undrilled
04-04-2017 Mckenzie Omlid 3-19h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Elidah / X Well-undrilled
04-04-2017 Mckenzie Omlid 2-19h2 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Elidah / X Well-undrilled
04-04-2017 Mckenzie Ransom 4-30h1 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Elidah / X Well-undrilled

  Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD) In The Bakken Shale & Three Forks


 Bakken Shale & Three Forks Wells Completed/Frac'd ( Jan - 2016 to Feb 2017)


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
Continental Resources, Inc. 17
QEP Resources, Inc. 15
EOG Resources, Inc. 12
11
8


Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Mckenzie 41
Dunn 30
Mountrail 17
12
2





 Bakken Shale & Three Forks Map

 Bakken Shale & Three Forks Rig Data : April 26, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - April 26, 2017

 Bakken Shale & Three Forks Overview



The Bakken shale and underlying Three Forks formation are part of the larger Williston Basin which encompasses Saskatchewan, Manitoba, North Dakota, Montana, and South Dakota. Bakken producing zones are mainly present in Western North Dakota, Southern Saskatchewan, and Eastern Montana.

The Bakken shale is one of the largest (possibly the largest) continuous oil accumulations in the world.  It is an over pressured system which is in part responsible for high IP rates. The high pressure in the formation suggests that the…


Latest Midstream Projects

Project Name Completion date Capacity (MBOPD)
Valley Expansion Project  - -
Johnson's Corner Pipeline  - -
Little Muddy Pipeline  - -
Total   -
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  Bakken Shale & Three Forks - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce DateBuyerSellerTitleValue $MM
03/08/2017 Energy 11, L.P.,Energy 11 Operating Company, LLC Whiting Petroleum Corp. Energy 11 Acquires Working Interest in Whiting Sanish Property $53
12/12/2016 Not Disclosed Enerplus Corp Enerplus Sells Fort Berthold/ Williston Basin Acreage For $292 Million $292
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  Bakken Shale & Three Forks Transactions By Quarter ($MM)