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Source Energy Ships Frac Sand for Montney, Duvernay Wells

The unit train arrived at Source Energy's recently-completed Wembley frac sand terminal, and was the first shipment of its kind in Canada.


  2014 Drilling Budgets
Encana Corporation plans to spend XXXXXX to drill & frac XXXXXX wells in the Montney Shale in 2014. The company plans to operate XXXXXX rigs.

Arc Resources Ltd. plans to spend XXXXXX to drill & frac XXXXXX wells in the Montney Shale in 2014. The company plans to operate XXXXXX rigs.

Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. plans to spend XXXXXX to drill & frac XXXXXX wells in the Montney Shale in 2014. The company plans to operate XXXXXX rigs.

Crew Energy Inc. plans to spend XXXXXX to drill & frac XXXXXX wells in the Montney Shale in 2014. The company plans to operate XXXXXX rigs.

Murphy Oil Corporation plans to spend XXXXXX to drill & frac XXXXXX wells in the Montney Shale in 2014. The company plans to operate XXXXXX rigs.

Arc Resources Ltd. plans to spend XXXXXX to drill & frac XXXXXX wells in the Montney Shale in 2014. The company plans to operate XXXXXX rigs.

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2014 Montney Shale Drilling & Completions Budget



Operator NameTicker Capital Budget   $mm Wells Planned Rigs Planned Notes
ENCANA CORPORATION NYSE : ECA $900 million 80 -
ARC RESOURCES LTD. NYSE : AETUF $390 million -
ADVANTAGE OIL & GAS LTD. NYSE : AAV -
CREW ENERGY INC. OTC-Markets : CWEGF -
MURPHY OIL CORPORATION NYSE : MUR -
ARC RESOURCES LTD. NYSE : AETUF -
PAINTED PONY PETROLEUM LTD. TSX : PPY -
TRILOGY ENERGY CORP. NYSE : TET.TO -
RMP ENERGY INC. NYSE : OEXFF -
LONG RUN EXPLORATION LTD. OTC-Markets : WFE.TO -

 Montney Shale Overview



What is the Montney Shale?

The Montney is located in northeast British Columbia and northwest Alberta. The Montney Formation consists mostly of siltstones and dark grey shales.The lower is a dark grey dolimitic siltstone, interbedded with shales. The upper section is a light brown, blocky siltstone with interlaminated fine grained sands. To the…

 Montney Shale Map

Recent Transactions
Announce DateBuyerSeller$MMTypePlay/LocationDetails
Jun-26-2014 Not Disclosed  CANADA ENERGY PARTNERS INC  Property Montney Shale  Details
Jun-19-2014 ROCKBRIDGE RESOURCES INC  Not Disclosed  Property Montney Shale  Details
Jun-17-2014 KELT EXPLORATION LTD.  Not Disclosed  M&A Montney Shale  Details
Apr-10-2014 Not Disclosed  CREW ENERGY INC.  Property Montney Shale,Lloydminster  Details
Apr-10-2014 CREW ENERGY INC.  Not Disclosed  Property Montney Shale  Details
Mar-31-2014 Not Disclosed  APACHE CORP.  Asset Montney Shale  Details
Mar-24-2014 QUATTRO EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION LTD.  PETRONAS,JAPAN PETROLEUM EXPLORATION CO. LTD.,PROGRESS ENERGY CANADA LTD.  Property Montney Shale  Details
Feb-26-2014 WILLIAMS PARTNERS L.P.  WILLIAMS COMPANIES, INC.  Asset Montney Shale,Cardium Shale  Details
Jan-27-2014 STORM RESOURCES LTD.  Not Disclosed  Acreage Montney Shale  Details
Dec-02-2013 SHORELINE ENERGY CORP.  Not Disclosed  Acreage Montney Shale  Details
Latest Montney Shale Midstream Activity

Williams Partners to Acquire Alberta Midstream Ops or $1.2B

February 26,2014

Williams Partners LP has entered into an agreement to acquire Williams' in-service operations in Alberta, Canada.

Crocotta Expands Cardium Opportunities; Adds Montney Infrastructure

October 29,2013

Crocotta has increased its Cardium development inventory at Edson to over 60 net current undrilled development locations.

Keyera, Plains Midstream Break Off Joint Pipeline Development

August 14,2013

Keyera Corp. and Plains Midstream Canada ULC will not be jointly pursuing the construction and operation of the proposed Western Reach Pipeline system.

Featured Midstream Project: Enbridge's Woodland Extension

August 13,2013
Woodland Pipeline Extension by Enbridge Inc.

Project Name: Woodland Pipeline

Project Type: Pipeline Extension

Cost: $1.3 billion

Route Map: see below

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Plains Reports Emergency Situation at Kemp Pipeline

June 17,2013

Plains' emergency response procedures have been activated and the pipeline has been shut down.

Crocotta Updates Cardium, Montney Projects

May 30,2013

Crocotta is currently producing approximately 8,500 boepd and expects to average approximately 8,300-8,400 boepd for Q213.

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