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Eagle Ford Shale Rig Count
(as of 01/21/2022)

  Count Change From
Previous Week
Change From
Previous Year
Gas Count 16 -1 13
Oil Count 36 5 19
Oil & Gas Count 8 No change -3

Top Eagle Ford Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 01/21/2022)

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- +1
Marathon Oil Corp 4 3 +1 +1
Subscribe to See 4 6 -2 -3
Subscribe to See 4 3 +1 +1
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- +1
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Top Eagle Ford Shale County By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 01/21/2022)

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 15 13 +2 +5
WEBB 11 11 --- +8
Subscribe to See 6 5 +1 +3
Subscribe to See 4 4 --- ---
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- +1


 Eagle Ford Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
EOG Resources, Inc.    51
BP Plc    37
ConocoPhillips    36
   31
   29
   18
   14
   14

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)


Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Permits ( December 22, 2021 - January 21, 2022)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
First Rock Inc
12-28-2021 Gonzales Muenzler Unit 1h Oil Horizontal Mag (austin Chalk) Undrilled
Grit Oil & Gas II LLC
12-29-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 0103h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-29-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 1002h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-29-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 1003h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-29-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 1004h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-29-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 1005h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-29-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 1006h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-22-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 0102h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
12-22-2021 Dimmit Hamilton Ranch B 0105h Oil Horizontal Hugh Fitzsimmons (san Miguel) Undrilled
Crimson Energy Partners II, LLC
12-22-2021 Dimmit Bowman C234 1h Oil Horizontal Briscoe Ranch (eagleford) Spudded

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


 Eagle Ford Shale - Well Completion Trend


 Eagle Ford Shale Map

 Eagle Ford Shale Rig Data : January 21, 2022


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - January 21, 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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10/11/2021 Not Disclosed Callon Petroleum Co. Callon Sells Non-Core Eagle Ford Asset for $100 Million in Cash $100
10/11/2021 Silverbow Resources Not Disclosed Silverbow Ups Ante in the Eagle Ford; Acquires Asset for $75MM $75
08/16/2021 Silverbow Resources Not Disclosed Silverbow Bolts On Eagle Ford Position; Adds 45,000 Net Acres $33
08/11/2021 Encap Investments EP Energy Corp Encap Investments to Buy EP Energy in $1.5 Billion Deal; Split Up Company $1,500
07/12/2021 Penn Virginia Corp Lonestar Resources Ltd. Penn Virginia to Acquire Lonestar in All-Stock Deal Worth $370MM $370
07/09/2021 WildFire Energy Hawkwood Energy Llc PE-Backed WildFire Energy to Acquire Hawkwood Energy $650
06/14/2021 Earthstone Energy Inc. Not Disclosed Earthstone Bolts On Assets in the Eagle Ford for $48MM in Cash $48
03/24/2021 Validus Energy Ovintiv Inc Ovintiv Sells Eagle Ford Portfolio to PE-Backed E&P for $880 Million $880
 

  Eagle Ford Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)