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Eagle Ford Shale Rig Count
(as of 05/10/2021)

  Count Change From
Previous Week
Change From
Previous Year
Gas Count 5 -1 3
Oil Count 22 No change 2
Oil & Gas Count 13 -1 9

Top Eagle Ford Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 05/10/2021)

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 6 6 --- +5
ConocoPhillips 4 4 --- -4
Subscribe to See 4 4 --- +4
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- +1
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- +2
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- +1
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- +2
Subscribe to See 1 1 --- ---
Subscribe to See 1 1 --- +1
Subscribe to See 1 1 --- -2


Top Eagle Ford Shale County By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 05/10/2021)

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 8 8 --- +2
WEBB 6 7 -1 +5
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- +1
Subscribe to See 4 2 +2 -3
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- +3


 Eagle Ford Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
ConocoPhillips    63
EOG Resources, Inc.    62
BP Plc    34
   29
   22
   13
   9
   8

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)


Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Permits ( April 10, 2021 - May 10, 2021)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
MD America Energy LLC
04-22-2021 Madison Merica 1h Oil Horizontal Madisonville, W. (woodbine -a-) Undrilled
04-19-2021 Madison Liberty 1h Oil Horizontal Madisonville, W. (woodbine -a-) Undrilled
Trinity Operating LLC
04-14-2021 Frio Midway I 129h Oil Horizontal Briscoe Ranch (eagleford) Undrilled
Penn Virginia Corp
04-23-2021 Lavaca Dragonstone A 1h Oil & Gas Horizontal Eagleville (eagle Ford-2) Undrilled
04-14-2021 Lavaca Bloodstone C 3h Oil & Gas Horizontal Eagleville (eagle Ford-2) Undrilled
04-14-2021 Lavaca Bloodstone D 4h Oil & Gas Horizontal Eagleville (eagle Ford-2) Undrilled
04-22-2021 Milam Amelia Kay 1ha Oil Horizontal Giddings (austin Chalk-3) Undrilled
04-14-2021 Milam Tate 1ha Oil Horizontal Giddings (austin Chalk-3) Undrilled
04-13-2021 Fayette Rainier 1h Oil Horizontal Giddings (austin Chalk-3) Undrilled
04-13-2021 Karnes Concord North 8h Oil Horizontal Eagleville (eagle Ford-2) Undrilled

  Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2021 YTD)


 Eagle Ford Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2019(YTD)
Count
EOG Resources, Inc. 595
ConocoPhillips 287
Marathon Oil Corp 272
232
198
Completions By
County
2019(YTD)
Count
Karnes 840
La salle 502
De witt 300
267
252

 Eagle Ford Shale Map

 Eagle Ford Shale Rig Data : May 10, 2021


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - May 10, 2021

 Eagle Ford Shale Overview



What is the Eagle Ford Shale?

The Eagle Ford Shale is a hydrocarbon producing formation of significant importance. It is capeabe of producing both gas and more oil than other traditional shale plays.  It contains a much higher carbonate shale percentage: upwards of 70% in south Texas. It becomes shallower and the shale content increases as it moves to the northwest.

The high percentage of carbonate makes it more brittle and “fracable”.  The Eagle Ford Shale play trends across Texas from the…


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  Eagle Ford Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce Date Buyer Seller Title Value $MM
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08/18/2020 Ensign Natural Resources LLC Newpek Llc Private Equity-Backed E&P Acquires 6,000 Acres in Eagle Ford Core ---
07/20/2020 Chevron Corp Noble Energy, Inc. Chevron to Acquire Noble Energy in All-Stock Deal; $13B Including Debt $13,000
05/12/2020 Magnolia Oil & Gas Not Disclosed E&P Acquires Karnes County Acreage for $70 Million $70
04/13/2020 Silverbow Resources Not Disclosed SilverBow Bolts On Assets in the Eagle Ford ---
02/26/2020 Not Disclosed Lonestar Resources Ltd. Lonestar Inks Eagle Ford JDA Deal in Gonzales County, TX ---
01/09/2020 Kimbell Royalty Partners LP Springbok Energy Springbok Sells Mineral Interests to Kimbell for $175MM; Multiple Plays $175
11/12/2019 Kimbell Royalty Partners LP Buckhorn Resources Kimbell Acquires Eagle Ford Interests from Buckhorn $36
11/07/2019 Repsol S.A. Equinor Repsol Takes Over Eagle Ford JV; Buyout Equinor $325
 

  Eagle Ford Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)