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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 42 0 1 6

Top Marcellus Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
EQT Corp 5 5 --- 6
Southwestern Energy Co. 4 3 +1 6
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Top Marcellus Shale County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
GREENE 5 5 --- 6
WASHINGTON 5 5 --- 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    182
Rice Energy    171
Southwestern Energy Co.    127
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   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Dec 2017)


Marcellus Shale - Drilling Permits ( November 17, 2017 - December 17, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Antero Resources
12-06-2017 Wetzel Heilman Unit 1h Horizontal 6A Marcellus Shale Undrilled
Range Resources Corp
12-06-2017 Washington Varner Donna 12332 3h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Varner Donna 12332 2h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Varner Donna 12332 12h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Varner Donna 12332 1h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Varner Donna 12332 11h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Varner Donna 12332 4h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Mocek John 11222 12h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Mocek John 11222 11h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled
12-06-2017 Washington Mocek John 11222 10h Gas Horizontal Marcellus Undrilled

  Marcellus Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 Marcellus Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
Southwestern Energy Co. 81
EQT Corp 78
Range Resources Corp 69
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Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Susquehanna 106
Washington 91
Doddridge 42
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 Marcellus Shale Map

 Marcellus Shale Rig Data : December 17, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - December 17, 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
12/12/2017 Kalnin Ventures Warren Resources Inc. Kalnin Acquires More Marcellus Property from Warren Resources $105
10/09/2017 Kalnin Ventures Reliance Industries Limited,Reliance Marcellus II, LLC Kalnin Buys Carrizo-Operated Marcellus Assets from Reliance; $126MM $126
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  Marcellus Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)