Jeffrey Horton

Cardium and Viking Waterfloods
Most tight oil reservoirs in Western Canada are in the primary exploitation phase. Recovery factors are low, and large volumes of oil are left behind. Waterflooding has the potential to...
Exploration Review
April 25, 2018
Daly-Sinclair, MB
Horizontal drilling and multi-stage fracturing have unlocked new reservoirs in the Lodgepole where earlier vertical wells performed poorly.
Digest Spark
April 4, 2018
Horizontal Multi-Stage Fracs Completed up to December 31, 2017
This analysis provides a play-by-play comparison of current completion practices, including metrics for uncemented vs cemented wells, technology, stimulation fluid, number of stages,...
E&P Analysis
March 14, 2018
A Comparison of Production Areas
A review of the Montney oil plays from Ante Creek North to Kaybob reveals that the switch from oil-based to water-based completion fluids and more-aggressive stimulations has resulted in...
Resource Play Overview
February 28, 2018
Hazy with Periods of Sunshine
The 2017 activity summary for Western Canada reviews drilling, production, completions and land sale results. The focus is on the five most active plays—Montney, Spirit River, Cardium,...
Exploration Review
January 24, 2018
Elmworth–Kaybob South, AB
Dunvegan EURs have increased significantly the past few years as operators drill longer laterals, pump more stages and hone in on the most productive areas.
Digest Spark
January 17, 2018
Horizontal Multi-Stage Fracs Completed up to September 30, 2017
This analysis provides a play-by-play comparison of current completion practices, including metrics for open vs cased wells, technology, base fluid, number of stages, proppant placed, fluid...
E&P Analysis
December 13, 2017
Esther, AB
Extended reach horizontals in the Viking provide better rates and lower completion costs per stage.
Digest Spark
November 8, 2017
Gull Lake, SK
Whitecap and Capio apply closable sliding sleeve technology in the Cantuar, resulting in a step-change in well productivity.
Digest Spark
October 25, 2017
Deep Basin–Willesden Green, AB
Recent developments in Cardium completions include longer laterals, more stages and a shift from ball and seat to sliding sleeve technology.
Digest Spark
October 25, 2017

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