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Top Williston Basin Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Continental Resources, Inc. 7 7 --- +3
Whiting Petroleum Corp. 6 6 --- +1
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Subscribe to See 2 2 --- +2


Top Williston Basin County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
MCKENZIE 22 24 -2 +1
WILLIAMS 14 15 -1 +5
Subscribe to See 12 11 +1 +1
Subscribe to See 9 8 +1 +4
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Disclosed Williston Basin 2018 Budgets & Drilling Plans


Whiting Petroleum Corp. Wells Completed in 2018
Oasis Petroleum Inc. Wells Completed in 2018
Qep Resources, Inc. Wells Completed in 2018
Newfield Exploration Co. Wells Placed Online in 2018
Marathon Oil Corp Wells Placed Online in 2018

 Williston Basin Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2018(YTD)
Hess Corp    50
Whiting Petroleum Corp.    48
Continental Resources, Inc.    46
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   34
   33
   27
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   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - May 2018)


Williston Basin - Drilling Permits ( April 22, 2018 - May 22, 2018)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Abraxas Petroleum Corp.
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Rav-wiley 2h Oil new (horizontal well) North Fork / Not Reported Test Undrilled
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Rav-wiley 2h Oil new (horizontal well) North Fork / Not Reported Test Undrilled
Whiting Petroleum Corp.
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Wold Federal 44-1-4h Oil new (horizontal well) Sand Creek / Bakken Test Undrilled
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Wold Federal 44-1-4h Oil new (horizontal well) Sand Creek / Bakken Test Undrilled
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Wold Federal 44-1-3h Oil new (horizontal well) Sand Creek / Bakken Test Undrilled
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Wold Federal 44-1-3h Oil new (horizontal well) Sand Creek / Bakken Test Undrilled
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Wold Federal 44-1-3tfh Oil new (horizontal well) Sand Creek / Three Forks B1 Test Undrilled
05-22-2018 Mckenzie Wold Federal 44-1-3tfh Oil new (horizontal well) Sand Creek / Three Forks B1 Test Undrilled
Hydra Mt LLC
05-18-2018 Roosevelt Tortuga #26-1 Swd Service new (vertical well) Wildcat Roosevelt / Dakota Test Undrilled
05-18-2018 Roosevelt Tortuga #26-1 Swd Service new (vertical well) Wildcat Roosevelt / Dakota Test Undrilled

  Williston Basin - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2018 YTD)


 Williston Basin - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2018(YTD)
Count
Hess Corp 21
Whiting Petroleum Corp. 12
Marathon Oil Corp 11
11
10
Completions By
County
2018(YTD)
Count
Mckenzie 40
Williams 32
Mountrail 19
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 Williston Basin Map

 Williston Basin Rig Data : May 22, 2018


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

 Williston Basin Overview



The Williston Basin is a large intracratonic sedimentary basin in eastern Montana, western North Dakota, South Dakota, and southern Saskatchewan, that is known for its rich deposits of petroleum and potash. The basin is a geologic structural basin, but not a topographic depression; it is transected by the Missouri River. The oval-shaped depression extends approximately 475 miles (764 km) north-south and 300 miles (480 km) east-west.

The Williston Basin lies above an ancient Precambrian geologic basement feature, the Trans-Hudson Orogenic Belt that developed in this area about 1.8-1.9 billion years…


Latest Midstream Projects

Project Name Completion date Capacity (MBOPD)
Elk Creek Pipeline  - -
Valley Expansion Project  - -
Johnson's Corner Pipeline  - -
Little Muddy Pipeline  - -
Total   -
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  Williston Basin - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce DateBuyerSellerTitleValue $MM
04/30/2018 Comstock Resources Inc. Arkoma Drilling LP Comstock Acquiring Bakken Assets for $620MM in Deal with Arkoma Drilling $620
04/27/2018 Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. Salt Creek Oil LLC Northern Oil Bolts On Williston Basin Assets for $50MM $50
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  Williston Basin Transactions By Quarter ($MM)