Archive // Drilling Activity

Changes in Permian Spacing to Strand DUCs?

October 3, 2019 |
After years of downspacing in the Permian, E&P companies are beginning to pursue increased well spacing to resolve the “parent-child” problem as detailed by the WSJ early last month. Despite claims of increased performance from closely packed wells, performance...
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Natural Gas Focused Plays Stagnate

August 29, 2019 |
Last week, the Baker Hughes’ rig count dropped 19 rigs as the total US rig count fell to 916, the lowest level since November 2017. The drop comes as no surprise after second quarter earnings from E&P companies signaled...
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Appalachian Capex Slows

August 7, 2019 |
With earnings season once again upon us, the market is getting greater clarity on 2H’19 activity levels and production. Back in February, we touched on how public company guidance in Appalachia for 2019 compared to our forecasts which called...
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