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Wolfcamp Shale News

 Wolfcamp Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
EOG Resources, Inc.    442
Pioneer Natural Resources Co.    441
Occidental Petroleum Corp    372
   349
   326
   291
   264
   246

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)


Wolfcamp Shale - Drilling Permits ( January 31, 2024 - March 01, 2024)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
UpCurve Energy LLC
02-26-2024 Reeves Johnson State 19b 3h Oil Horizontal Undrilled
Seaboard Operating
02-26-2024 Ward White Horse 1 Oil Vertical Quito (delaware-consolidated) Undrilled
Apache Corp
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 D 21hj Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 E 7hs Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 F 9hs Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 F 16hs Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 G 11hs Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 G 18hs Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-26-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 G 19hj Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
02-23-2024 Midland Boultinghouse-lynch 1114 A 6hs Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled

 Wolfcamp Shale - Well Completion Trend

Completions By
Company
2024(YTD)
Count
Burnett Oil Co Inc 3
ConocoPhillips 2
ExxonMobil 2
2
1
Completions By
County
2024(YTD)
Count
Eddy 3
Borden 2
Midland 2
2
1

 Wolfcamp Shale Map

 Wolfcamp Shale Rig Data : March 1, 2024


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - March 1, 2024

 Wolfcamp Shale Overview



The Wolfcamp Shale is an oil and gas formation found throughout the Permian Basin.  (See Permian Basin Geologic Break down below.) Historically, development in the Permian has been mostly vertical. In the last few years, however, companies have shifted focus to horizontal development. Specifically in the Wolfcamp A, Wolfcamp B, Wolfcamp C, and Wolfcamp D and, more recently the Wolfcamp XY in the Delaware Basin.

It is important to note that the Wolfcamp Shale (Wolfcamp A, B, C, D) can be found in all three basins, the Midland, Delaware…

  Wolfcamp Shale - Mergers & Acquisition

Announce Date Buyer Seller Title Value $MM
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12/15/2023 Fury Resources Inc Battalion Oil Corp. Fury Resources Takes Battalion Private In Transaction Worth $450 Million : Map $450
12/11/2023 Occidental Petroleum Corp Crownrock, Lp Oxy Acquires Midland Basin Juggernaut For $12 Billion $12,000
11/21/2023 Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. Not Disclosed Northern Oil Acquires Additional Permian Working Interest; Enters Utica $170
10/11/2023 ExxonMobil Pioneer Natural Resources Co. Exxon To Acquire Permian Juggernaut, Pioneer For $60 Billion $60,000
10/04/2023 Civitas Resources Inc. Vencer Energy Civitas acquires Vitol's Vencer Energy For $2.1 Billion; Add-On Permian $2,100
08/21/2023 Permian Resources Corp. Earthstone Energy Inc. Permian Resources Acquires Earthstone Energy $4,500
04/03/2023 Ovintiv Inc Piedra Resources LLC,PetroLegacy Energy II, LLC,Black Swan Operating, LLC Ovintiv Acquires Encap-Backed Permian Companies For $4.2 Billion; Exit Bakken $4,200
02/14/2023 Laredo Petroleum Inc.,Vital Energy, Inc. Driftwood Energy Partners Laredo Petroleum/Vital Energy Acquires Driftwood Energy $212
 

  Wolfcamp Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)