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Paramount Stands Out in the Montney; Touts Prolific Gas Returns

Paramount Resources has detailed their operations in the Montney, showing the typecurve and well economics for their wells targeting this zone.

Montney Shale News



Arc Resources Profiles Montney's High Gas, High Return Wells  

Canada Home Page Top Story, Well Results, Exploration & Production, 
April 16,2014
April 10,2014

Deal Title : Crew Energy Acquires Contiguous Montney Acreage  

Buyer
: CREW ENERGY INC.
Deal Type
: Property
Amount ($mm)
: $105
$/per Acre
: $48100


Painted Pony's New Montney Completion Technique 'Drops the Ball'  

Drilling & Completions, Oilfield Services - Frac & Completion Trends, 
April 09,2014


Contact Completes Large High-Gas Well in Kakwa Montney D4  

Canada Home Page Top Story, Well Results, Exploration & Production, 
April 07,2014


Blackbird Sees Upswing in Montney Potential Post-Assessment  

Exploration & Production, Acreage Update, 
April 03,2014


Shoreline Adds Wells at Niobrara Acreage; Touts Montney Discovery  

Exploration & Production, Reserve Reports, Quarterly Reports, 4Q - Fourth Quarter, 
April 01,2014


Delphi Tests HZ Montney Well After 30-Stage Slickwater Frac  

Exploration & Production, Well Results, Drilling & Completions, Frac Stages, 
March 31,2014



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 -
STORM RESOURCES LTD. OTC-Markets : SRMLF -

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…

Montney Tight Sand Acreage Map


A&D Deals , JVs and M&A
Announce DateBuyerSeller$MMTypePlay/LocationDetails
Apr-10-2014 Not Disclosed  Property Montney Shale  Details
Mar-31-2014 APACHE CORP.  Asset Montney Shale  Details
Mar-24-2014 PETRONAS,JAPAN PETROLEUM EXPLORATION CO. LTD.,PROGRESS ENERGY CANADA LTD.  Property Montney Shale  Details
Jan-27-2014 Not Disclosed  Acreage Montney Shale  Details
Dec-02-2013 Not Disclosed  Acreage Montney Shale  Details
Nov-08-2013 ENERPLUS CORPORATION  Acreage Montney Shale  Details
Nov-08-2013 TALISMAN ENERGY INC.  Acreage Montney Shale  Details
Nov-06-2013 Not Disclosed  A&D Montney Shale  Details
Nov-06-2013 Not Disclosed  Property Montney Shale  Details
Oct-21-2013 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.