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 Barnett Shale Top Operators
Company    Last 12 Months
Total SA    25
GHA Barnett LLC    15
Sage Natural Resources LLC    6

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)

Barnett Shale - Drilling Permits ( May 06, 2023 - June 05, 2023)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Berry Corporation
05-24-2023 Wise Huddleston Trust 12 (aw) 12h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
05-24-2023 Wise Huddleston Trust 14 (aw) 14h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
05-24-2023 Wise Huddleston Trust 13 (aw) 13h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
Total SA
05-23-2023 Tarrant White Bc South 4h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
05-17-2023 Tarrant White A 4h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
Lakota Energy Ltd.
05-16-2023 Wise Lanham, L. N. 6h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
05-16-2023 Wise Bryant 1h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
05-12-2023 Wise Stark 4h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled

 Barnett Shale - Well Completion Trend

Completions By
Lime Rock Partners 6
Delta Oil & Gas Ltd 1
Atoka Operating Inc 1
Completions By
Wise 11
Tarrant 6
Denton 3

 Barnett Shale Map

 Barnett Shale Rig Data : June 5, 2023

Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - June 5, 2023

 Barnett Shale Overview

The Barnett Shale is a hydrocarbon-producing geological formation of great economic significance to Texas. It consists of sedimentary rocks. The productive part of the formation is estimated to stretch from the city of Dallas west and south, covering 5,000 square miles (13,000 km²) and at least 18 counties.

Some experts say that the Barnett Shale is the largest onshore natural gas field in the United States. The field name for the productive portion of the Barnett Shale formation has been designated as the Newark, East Field by…

Latest Midstream Projects

Project Name Completion date Capacity (MBOPD)
Gulf Run Pipeline   - -
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  Barnett Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce Date Buyer Seller Title Value $MM
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08/02/2018 Lime Rock Resources ConocoPhillips Conoco Sells Off Barnett Shale Assets for $230 Million $230
03/08/2018 Fleur De Lis Energy Llc (FDL) Devon Energy Corp Devon Sells Johnson County/Barnett Shale Asset $553
11/03/2017 Not Disclosed Rosehill Resources Inc. Rosehill Unloads Remaining Barnett Shale Assets for $7.1MM $7
09/07/2017 White Knight Production LLC Not Disclosed PE-Backed White Knight Acquires North TX Property; 85,000 Acres ---
06/29/2017 Miller Thomson & Partners LLC ConocoPhillips Conoco Unloads Barnett Shale Interests for $305 Million $305
02/02/2017 Not Disclosed EV Energy Partners Lp EV Energy Drops Portion of Barnett Shale Assets $52
11/02/2016 Not Disclosed EOG Resources, Inc. EOG Resources Sell Barnett Shale Assets ---
09/26/2016 Rice Energy Vantage Energy LLC Rice Acquires Rival Vantage Energy for $2.7 Billion; Marcellus, Utica, Barnett Assets $2,700

  Barnett Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)