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Top San Joaquin Basin Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
BP Plc 1 1 --- 1
WPX Energy, Inc. 1 +1
Subscribe to See 1 1 ---


Top San Joaquin Basin County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
LA PLATA 1 1 --- 1
SAN JUAN 1 1 ---
Subscribe to See 1 +1


 San Joaquin Basin Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2017(YTD)
WPX Energy, Inc.    24
BP America Production Co    14
Encana Corp    10
   8
   5
   5
   3
   1

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Dec 2017)


San Joaquin Basin - Drilling Permits ( November 18, 2017 - December 18, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
BP AMERICA PROD
11-18-2017 La Plata Ute Ab 2 Other Horizontal Ignacio Blanco Drilling-completed

  San Joaquin Basin - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 San Joaquin Basin - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
WPX Energy, Inc. 25
BP Plc 14
Dugan Production Corp 10
8
1
Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
San juan 38
La plata 13
Sandoval 7

 San Joaquin Basin Rig Data : December 18, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - December 18, 2017

 San Joaquin Basin Overview



Located in southern California, the San Joaquin Basin is home to two highly unique shale targets - the Kreyenhagen Shale and the Monterey Shale. Unlike other popular shales such as the Eagle Ford or Bakken, the source rock is heavily fractured due to the region's earthquake-prone history. This unique characteristic puts the basin in a category not shared by the majority of onshore U.S. plays.

Companies currently active in the San Joaquin Basin include Solimar Energy, Zodiac Exploration and East West Petroleum.


  San Joaquin Basin Transactions By Quarter ($MM)