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Utica Shale Rig Count
(as of 09/28/2022)

  Count Change From
Previous Week
Change From
Previous Year
Gas Count 10 No change 4
Oil & Gas Count No change -3

Top Utica Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 09/28/2022)

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 4 4 --- ---
Encino Energy LLC 3 2 +1 +2
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- +2


Top Utica Shale County By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 09/28/2022)

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- +1
JEFFERSON 2 2 --- ---
Subscribe to See 1 1 --- +1
Subscribe to See 1 2 -1 ---
Subscribe to See 1 1 --- -2


 Utica Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
Ascent Resources LLC    51
Encino Energy LLC    23
Hilcorp Energy Company    19
   11
   3
   1

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)


  Utica Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2022 YTD)


 Utica Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2022(YTD)
Count
Ascent Resources LLC 21
Encino Energy LLC 8
Antero Resources 6
2
Completions By
County
2022(YTD)
Count
Harrison 17
Jefferson 6
Noble 6
3
2

 Utica Shale Map

 Utica Shale Rig Data : September 28, 2022


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - September 28, 2022

 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   - -
Total   -
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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)