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 Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2017(YTD)
Wilcox Petroleum Operating Llc    2
Bay Petroleum Corp    1
Paloma Resources, LLC    1

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Oct 2017)


Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) - Drilling Permits ( September 20, 2017 - October 20, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Bay Petroleum Corp
09-27-2017 Concordia Unknown 4 Service new (horizontal well) Esperance Point / Not Reported Test Undrilled
Wilcox Petroleum Operating Llc
09-25-2017 Concordia Allen 1 Service new (horizontal well) Milestone Forks / Not Reported Test Undrilled

  Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
Par Minerals Corporation 2
PETRO-GUARD PRODUCTION LLC 1
Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Pike 2
Avoyelles 1

 Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) Map

 Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) Rig Data : October 20, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - October 20, 2017

 Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) Overview



The Tuscaloosa Marine Shale is a 2.7 million acre emerging horizontal oil play with vast quantities of oil contained in this powerful Cretaceous-age source rock. It created quite a stir in the industry two and a half years ago when Devon, one of the early entrants in the play, announced a significant acreage position and a plan to drill several horizontal wells.

Since then, over half a billion dollars has been spent by E&P companies on leasing, geo-science and the drilling of over twenty horizontal tests. The…


  Tuscaloosa Marine Shale (TMS) Transactions By Quarter ($MM)