CommodityPrice% Change
Brent Crude Oil31.18-5.89%
Light Crude Oil28.77-4.48%
Natural Gas2.130.47%
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Top  Operators ( Jan 1, 2016 - Feb 10, 2016)

EOG RESOURCES INC ( 95 )   

ANADARKO E&P ONSHORE LLC ( 52 )   

KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP ( 25 )   

KAISER FRANCIS OIL CO ( 10 )   

PANTHER ENERGY COMPANY II LLC ( 6 )   

MENDELL FINISTERRE II LLC ( 2 )   

BEAR OIL AND GAS INC ( 2 )   

FH PETROLEUM CORP ( 2 )   

 Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Feb 2016)

Drilling Permits ( January 11, 2016 - February 10, 2016)
Date Approved Company county Lease Well# Well type Field/Zone
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 500-0921h Wc /
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 508-0904h Wc /
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 114-1522h Wc / Niobrara
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 512-1522h Wc /
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 510-0921h Wc /
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 502-0921h Wc /
02-04-2016 EOG Resources, Inc. Laramie Burns 506-0921h Wc /
01-29-2016 Kaiser-Francis Oil Laramie Tiger 4-29h Silo /
01-29-2016 Kaiser-Francis Oil Laramie Tiger 5-29h Silo /
01-29-2016 Kaiser-Francis Oil Laramie Tiger 3-29h Silo /

Niobrara Shale Type Curve
Sandridge Energy, Inc.
November,04 2015
    
Whiting Petroleum Corp.
October,19 2015
    
Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc.
September,09 2015
    
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.
September,08 2015

Well/Drilling Permits Filed Between ( Q1-2014 to Q4-2015 )





Rig Activity   ( Q1-2014 to Q4-2015 )





 Niobrara Shale Map

 Niobrara Shale Rig Data : February 10, 2016


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - February 10, 2016

 Niobrara Shale Overview



The Niobrara shale formation is situated in northeastern Colorado and parts of adjacent Wyoming, Nebraska, and Kansas.  Primarily an oil play, it is in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, which has long been a major oil and gas province. Technological advances in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing in the last decade has helped create new opportunities in this U.S. energy play.  Based on the industry’s plans, shale and other “tight rock” fields that now produce about half a million barrels of oil a day will produce up to three million barrels daily in the…


  Niobrara Shale Transactions By Month ($MM)