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Niobrara Shale Rig Count

  Count Change From
Previous Week
YTD Change From
Previous Year
Oil Count 22 1 -1 -3
Gas Count 0 0 0 0

Top Niobrara Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
EOG Resources, Inc. 7 6 +1 +4
Anadarko Petroleum Corp 5 5 --- ---
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Top Niobrara Shale County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
WELD 23 21 +2 +1
CONVERSE 12 13 -1 +5
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Disclosed Niobrara Shale 2018 Budgets & Drilling Plans


Whiting Petroleum Corp. Wells Completed in 2018
Anadarko Petroleum Corp Wells Placed Online in 2018
Src Energy Inc Wells Drilled in 2018
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. Wells Drilled in 2018
Bill Barrett Corp. Wells Drilled in 2018

 Niobrara Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2018(YTD)
Anadarko Petroleum Corp    169
SRC Energy Inc    95
Wold Energy Partners Llc    69
   66
   60
   52
   42
   40

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - May 2018)


Niobrara Shale - Drilling Permits ( April 22, 2018 - May 22, 2018)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Grand Mesa Operating Company
05-08-2018 Lincoln Mt.ranier 12-jan Oil & Gas new (vertical well) Wildcat Undrilled
05-08-2018 Lincoln Mt.ranier 12-jan Oil & Gas new (vertical well) Wildcat Undrilled
05-08-2018 Lincoln Mt.ranier 12-jan Oil & Gas new (vertical well) Wildcat Undrilled
05-08-2018 Lincoln Windcave 7-jan Oil & Gas new (vertical well) Wildcat Undrilled
05-08-2018 Lincoln Windcave 7-jan Oil & Gas new (vertical well) Wildcat Undrilled
05-08-2018 Lincoln Windcave 7-jan Oil & Gas new (vertical well) Wildcat Undrilled
Anadarko Petroleum Corp
05-08-2018 Weld Mpmfed 33n-8hz Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Wattenberg Undrilled
05-08-2018 Weld Mpmfed 33n-8hz Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Wattenberg Undrilled
05-08-2018 Weld Mpmfed 33n-8hz Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Wattenberg Undrilled
05-08-2018 Weld Mpmfed 32c-8hz Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Wattenberg Undrilled

  Niobrara Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2018 YTD)


 Niobrara Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2018(YTD)
Count
Extraction Oil and Gas 50
Anadarko Petroleum Corp 43
Crestone Peak Resources LLC 38
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Completions By
County
2018(YTD)
Count
Weld 234
Adams 12
Arapahoe 1

 Niobrara Shale Map

 Niobrara Shale Rig Data : May 22, 2018


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - May 22, 2018

 Niobrara Shale Overview



The Niobrara shale formation is situated in northeastern Colorado and parts of adjacent Wyoming, Nebraska, and Kansas.  Primarily an oil play, it is in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, which has long been a major oil and gas province. Technological advances in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing in the last decade has helped create new opportunities in this U.S. energy play.

Based on the industry’s plans, shale and other “tight rock” fields that now produce about half a million barrels of oil per day, will produce up to three million barrels per day in…


Latest Midstream Projects

Project Name Completion date Capacity (MBOPD)
Pierce Plant & Gathering System  - -
Pierce Plant & Gathering System  - -
Cheyenne Connector Pipeline  - -
Grasslands Terminal  - -
Grasslands Terminal  - -
Total   -
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  Niobrara Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce DateBuyerSellerTitleValue $MM
04/18/2018 Not Disclosed Ward Energy Partners Ward Energy Partners Unloads Niobrara Assets ---
12/05/2017 Bill Barrett Corp. Fifth Creek Energy Bill Barrett and PE-backed Fifth Creek Merge $649
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  Niobrara Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)