Archive // Drilling

Service Cost Inflation Hitting Producers

Independent Upstream, Midstream & Downstream Oil, Natural Gas & NGL Analysis and Due Diligence.
November 2, 2017 |
As part of BTU Analytics’ continuing effort to monitor the effects of service costs on producer actions, today we examine service company data for 3Q’17. Last quarter BTU posted an article about how oil service margins had begun to...
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7 Years Of Economic Drilling In DJ Basin

June 22, 2017 |
In any given oil or gas play, a critical piece of information is how much drilling inventory remains. However, just because there is inventory doesn’t mean that producers will drill that inventory. Ultimately, the most important metric that matters...
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How Many Years of DJ Basin Drilling Remain?

May 30, 2017 |
How much longer can any US shale play sustain its rate of drilling, given core acreage is finite? BTU Analytics spends a significant amount of time investigating this question. Even slight changes in assumed drainage for an individual well (the acreage...
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