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 Marcellus Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
Coterra Energy    57
Encino Energy LLC    42
EQT Corp    31
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 Marcellus Shale - Well Completion Trend

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 Marcellus Shale Rig Data : March 5, 2024


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - March 5, 2024

 Marcellus Shale Overview



What is the Marcellus Shale?

The massive Marcellus shale is arguably the star of the Appalachian Basin plays. It is the largest and one of the deepest natural gas play in the United States, located directly under the Mahantongo and Tully Limestone formations. It also overlaps its neighboring shale to the north, the Utica. Due to its immense natural gas holdings, the area has seen a large influx of operators looking to tap into the reserves. Of all the shale plays, the Marcellus shale

Latest Midstream Projects

Project Name Completion date Capacity (MBOPD)
Gulf Run Pipeline   - -
East 300 Upgrade   - -
ATEX Pipeline Expansion   - -
Hopedale 5 Expansion   - -
Tri-State Corridor   - -
261 Upgrade Projects   - -
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  Marcellus Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

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09/08/2022 EQT Corp Tug Hill Operating,Xcl Midstream EQT to Acquire Appalachia E&P, Midstream Assets for $5.2 Billion in Cash/Stock $5,200
09/06/2022 Sitio Royalties Corp. Brigham Minerals Inc. Sitio Royalties, Brigham to Merge in All-Stock Deal Worth $4.8 Billion $4,800
01/25/2022 Chesapeake Energy Corp Tug Hill Operating,Chief E&D Holdings Chesapeake Acquires Marcellus-Focused Chief E&D Holdings for $2.6B $2,600
01/05/2022 Repsol S.A. Rockdale Repsol Ups Ante in the Marcellus; Inks $222MM Deal for Rockdale Assets $222
05/06/2021 EQT Corp Alta Resources Development, LLC EQT Acquires Assets From Alta Resources For $2.9 Billion $2,925
03/23/2021 LOLA Energy Undisclosed LOLA Energy Buys Marcellus-Focused E&P with 22,000 Net Acres ---
02/03/2021 Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. Reliance Industries Limited Northern Oil Inks $126MM Deal for Appalachia Assets $126
11/06/2020 Not Disclosed EOG Resources, Inc. EOG Exits the Marcellus; Sells Asset for $130 Million; Map Inside $130
 

  Marcellus Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)