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Top Wolfcamp Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 11/28/2020)

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 11 12 -1 -43
EOG Resources, Inc. 9 9 --- -9
Subscribe to See 9 7 +2 -10
Subscribe to See 8 7 +1 ---
Subscribe to See 7 7 --- +2
Subscribe to See 6 6 --- +6
Subscribe to See 5 4 +1 -13
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- -13
Subscribe to See 5 6 -1 -3
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- -12


Top Wolfcamp Shale County By Rig Count/Locations
(as of 11/28/2020)

County Current Week Previous Week Change Change From Last Year
Subscribe to See 28 23 +5 -25
EDDY 26 26 --- -24
Subscribe to See 19 21 -2 -25
Subscribe to See 15 16 -1 -26
Subscribe to See 14 12 +2 -15


 Wolfcamp Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    Last 12 Months
EOG Resources, Inc.    392
Occidental Petroleum Corp    251
Devon Energy Corp    242
   219
   157
   151
   131
   118

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Last 24 Months)


Wolfcamp Shale - Drilling Permits ( October 29, 2020 - November 28, 2020)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
Mammoth Exploration LLC
11-06-2020 Pecos Price -9- 3w Swd Vertical Crossett, S. (detrital) Undrilled
Juno Energy II LLC
11-05-2020 Winkler Texaco Halley 11 Oil Vertical Weiner (colby Sand) Undrilled
Produced Water Transfer LLC
11-05-2020 Martin Hughes 3 Swd Vertical Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Hockley Slaughter, Bob 615w Oil Vertical Tstar (abo) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Howard Forlorn Cowboy 14-23 H 1ls Oil & Gas Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Reagan North Creek B 471nh Oil Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Reagan North Creek B 472ln Oil Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Reagan North Creek B 472nh Oil Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Reagan North Creek B 473ln Oil Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled
11-05-2020 Reagan North Creek B 473nh Oil Horizontal Spraberry (trend Area) Undrilled

  Wolfcamp Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2020 YTD)


 Wolfcamp Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2019(YTD)
Count
ExxonMobil 727
Pioneer Natural Resources Co. 572
EOG Resources, Inc. 488
468
436
Completions By
County
2019(YTD)
Count
Midland 1126
Reeves 1106
Martin 950
799
708

 Wolfcamp Shale Map

 Wolfcamp Shale Rig Data : November 28, 2020


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - November 28, 2020

 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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10/21/2020 Tengasco Inc. Riley Exploration Permian Inc. Tengasco, Riley Exploration Permian to Merge in All-Stock Deal ---
10/20/2020 Pioneer Natural Resources Co. Parsley Energy Inc. Pioneer to Acquire Parsley Energy for $7.6B in 'Family Affair' Deal $7,600
10/19/2020 ConocoPhillips Concho Resources, Inc. Conoco to Acquire Concho Resources in $9.7B All-Stock Transaction $9,700
10/01/2020 Kimmeridge Energy Callon Petroleum Co. Callon / Kimmeride Signs $140 Million ORRI In Delaware Basin $140
09/28/2020 Devon Energy Corp WPX Energy, Inc. Devon Energy to Acquire WPX Energy In All Stock Deal $5,630
09/11/2020 Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. Not Disclosed Northern Oil Dives into the Delaware Basin; Acquires Non-Op Assets $12
09/08/2020 Zarvona Energy LLC Approach Resources, Inc. Zarvona Acquires Approach Resource's Assets $116
07/20/2020 Chevron Corp Noble Energy, Inc. Chevron to Acquire Noble Energy in All-Stock Deal; $13B Including Debt $13,000
 

  Wolfcamp Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)