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 Utica Shale Top Operators
Company    Last 12 Months
Encino Energy LLC    13
Hilcorp Energy Company    12
Southwestern Energy Co.    6

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)

 Utica Shale - Well Completion Trend

Completions By
Ascent Resources LLC 40
Encino Energy LLC 25
Gulfport Energy Corp. 11
Completions By
Belmont 21
Harrison 19
Jefferson 15

 Utica Shale Map

 Utica Shale Rig Data : September 22, 2023

Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - September 22, 2023

 Utica Shale Overview

What is the Utica Shale?

The Utica Shale play is one of the brightest stars in the developing U.S. resource play scene. 

The overall play is actually composed of at least three named geologic units: the Utica Shale, the Point Pleasant Formation, and the Collingwood Member of the Trenton Limestone. The Utica Shale covers much of the northern Appalachian basin, Cincinnati-Findlay Arches, and Michigan basin and has been productive in Quebec, Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania, and Ohio.

Ohio is the primary…

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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  Utica Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce Date Buyer Seller Title Value $MM
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06/21/2022 Undisclosed Riverbend Oil & Gas Riverbend Energy Group Sells Off Non-Op Oil & Gas Subsidiaries for $1.8B $1,800
02/03/2021 Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. Reliance Industries Limited Northern Oil Inks $126MM Deal for Appalachia Assets $126
11/17/2020 Rising Phoenix Royalties Not Disclosed Rising Phoenix Picks Up Ohio Utica Royalty Interests ---
08/31/2020 Rising Phoenix Royalties Not Disclosed Rising Phoenix Picks Up Utica Mineral / Royalty Interests ---
08/12/2020 Southwestern Energy Co. Montage Resources Corp. Southwestern to Acquire Montage Resources in All-Stock Deal $857
07/08/2020 Not Disclosed Harvest Oil & Gas Corp. Harvest Oil & Gas Selling Entire Appalachian Asset Portfolio $21
06/15/2020 Sixth Street Partners LLC Antero Resources Antero Sells ORR Interests to PE Firm in Deal Worth $402MM $402
05/04/2020 National Fuel Gas Co. Shell plc National Fuel/Seneca Resources To Acquire Shell's Appalachia Assets For $541 Million $541

  Utica Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)