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Marcellus Shale Rig Count

  Count Change From
Previous Week
YTD Change From
Previous Year
Oil Count 0 0 0 0
Gas Count 46 0 5 25

Top Marcellus Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
EQT Corp 10 7 +3 6
Range Resources Corp 4 4 --- 4
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Top Marcellus Shale County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
WASHINGTON 9 7 +2 7
SUSQUEHANNA 6 6 --- 7
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Disclosed Marcellus Shale 2017 Budgets & Drilling Plans


Exco Resources Inc. Well Plan To Complete in 2017
Range Resources Corp Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Eclipse Resources Corp. Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Enerplus Corp Wells Plan To Complete in 2017
Rex Energy Corp Rig Plan to Operate in 2017

 Marcellus Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2017(YTD)
EQT Corp    62
Antero Resources    51
Chief Oil & Gas Llc    35
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   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Aug 2017)


Marcellus Shale - Drilling Permits ( July 20, 2017 - August 19, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Consol Energy Inc.
07-28-2017 Tyler Noble Energy Inc Shr3chs Service new (horizontal well) Not Reported / Marcellus Test Well-undrilled
Arsenal Resources
07-25-2017 Taylor Anthony J Veltri Veltri 3hm Service new (horizontal well) Not Reported / Marcellus Test Well-undrilled

  Marcellus Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 Marcellus Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
Southwestern Energy Co. 61
Range Resources Corp 35
EQT Corp 30
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Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Susquehanna 69
Washington 46
Doddridge 24
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 Marcellus Shale Map

 Marcellus Shale Rig Data : August 19, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - August 19, 2017

 Marcellus Shale Overview



What is the Marcellus Shale?

The massive Marcellus shale is arguably the star of the Appalachian Basin plays. It is the largest and one of the deepest natural gas play in the United States, located directly under the Mahantongo and Tully Limestone formations. It also overlaps its neighboring shale to the north, the Utica. Due to its immense natural gas holdings, the area has seen a large influx of operators looking to tap into the reserves. Of all the shale plays, the Marcellus shale


  Marcellus Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce DateBuyerSellerTitleValue $MM
08/01/2017 Not Disclosed Consol Energy Inc. Consol Sells Marcellus Assets for $326 Million $130
06/19/2017 EQT Corp Rice Energy EQT Acquires Rice Energy in $8.2B Cash / Stock Deal $8,200
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  Marcellus Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)