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Eagle Ford Shale Rig Count
(as of 12/01/2022)

  Count Change From
Previous Week
Change From
Previous Year
Gas Count 13 -1 7
Gas Well Count 4 No change 4
Oil Count 29 2 2
Oil & Gas Count 27 -1 18
Oil Well Count 5 2 5

Top Eagle Ford Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 12/01/2022)

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


Top Eagle Ford Shale County By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 12/01/2022)

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 16 17 -1 +9
KARNES 9 11 -2 +5
Subscribe to See 7 5 +2 +3
Subscribe to See 6 6 --- +4
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- +1


 Eagle Ford Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
EOG Resources, Inc.    107
Grit Oil & Gas II LLC    78
Ensign Natural Resources LLC    59
   49
   47
   43
   43
   39

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)


Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Permits ( November 01, 2022 - December 01, 2022)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Venado Oil & Gas Llc
11-04-2022 Atascosa Harris North A Unit 101h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
11-04-2022 Atascosa Harris North A Unit 102h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
Ensign Natural Resources LLC
11-04-2022 Live Oak Three Sisters 01 - Wilbur E 01 A 01h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
11-04-2022 Live Oak Three Sisters 01 - Wilbur E 01 B 02h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
11-04-2022 Live Oak Three Sisters 01 - Wilber E 01 C 03h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
11-04-2022 Live Oak Three Sisters 01 - Wilber E 01 D 04h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
Devon Energy Corp
11-04-2022 Karnes Krudwig Unit 6h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
11-04-2022 Karnes Concepcion A 1h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled
11-02-2022 Mc Mullen Forrest Wheeler 35h Gas Well Horizontal Undrilled
11-01-2022 Karnes Wess 5-7-3 (sa) D1 D 1h Oil & Gas Horizontal Undrilled

  Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2022 YTD)


 Eagle Ford Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2022(YTD)
Count
EOG Resources, Inc. 92
Marathon Oil Corp 64
BP Plc 37
34
32
Completions By
County
2022(YTD)
Count
Karnes 170
Webb 107
La salle 80
54
44

 Eagle Ford Shale Map

 Eagle Ford Shale Rig Data : December 1, 2022


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - December 1, 2022

 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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08/09/2022 Devon Energy Corp Validus Energy Devon Doubles Down in the Eagle Ford; Inks $1.8B Acquisition $1,800
05/18/2022 Executive Network Partnering Corporation,Granite Ridge Resources Inc. Grey Rock Investment Partners Grey Rock, ENPC Ink $1.3B Business Combination; Form Granite Ridge Resources $1,300
05/04/2022 Ranger Oil Corp. Earthstone Energy Inc. Ranger Oil Bolts On 17,000 Eagle Ford Acres for $64MM in Cash $64
04/14/2022 Silverbow Resources SandPoint Resources LLC Silverbow Inks Deal with SandPoint Resources for Eagle Ford Assets $71
04/14/2022 Silverbow Resources Sundance Energy Inc Silverbow to Acquire Eagle Ford-Focused Sundance Energy in $354MM Deal $354
03/24/2022 WildFire Energy MD America Energy LLC Private E&P Picks Up 45,000 Net Acres in East TX Eagle Ford ---
01/12/2022 Falcon Minerals Desert Peak Minerals Desert Peak, Falcon Minerals Merge in Deal Worth $1.9 Billion; Form Sitio Royalties $1,900
11/22/2021 Paloma Partners Llc Goodrich Petroleum Corp. Paloma Partners to Acquire Goodrich for $480 Million; Take Company Private $480
 

  Eagle Ford Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)