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STACK Economics Come Into Focus

August 30, 2018 |
Higher oil prices have lifted drilling activity across the country, and Oklahoma is no exception.  In the STACK, a handful of operators are driving the majority of area activity, and those operators have touted the potential of the region...
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DJ Basin: Is the Future Setback?

July 17, 2018 |
Over the past few years as the importance of shale hydrocarbons in the US has risen, a number of state and local governments have attempted to increase their involvement in oversight of US hydrocarbon development. Examples across the US...
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Stacked Pay? An Update on Dry Utica

May 11, 2018 |
Being able to drill multiple horizons in a play, as emphasized in regions like the Permian and STACK, increases the drilling location inventory and longevity of a play. What about Appalachia? Utica production has primarily been focused in Ohio;...
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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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