W. Steven Donaldson

13-15-48-26W4 Upper Mannville Oil
Altura has drilled a successful horizontal well in the Upper Mannville, resulting in one of the largest conventional oil discoveries in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin (WCSB) in the...
Significant Well
September 5, 2018
Peace River Arch, AB
Montney and Wabamun may be the main targets at the September 19 and October 3, 2018 land sales over the Peace River Arch.
Digest Spark
September 5, 2018
Peace River Arch, AB
Postings for the September 5 land sale in northwestern Alberta suggest that the Leduc may be a target in the north and that the Montney and Duvernay may be targets in the south.
Digest Spark
August 22, 2018
Valhalla–Kaybob South, AB
Thirteen operators are drilling horizontals targeting light oil and gas from the Dunvegan and the overlying Doe Creek unit in NW Alberta.
Digest Spark
August 8, 2018
Medicine Hat, AB
Shallow gas postings for the August 8, 2018 Alberta land sale suggest a counter-cyclical attempt to acquire modestly priced underdeveloped acreage in southeastern AB.
Digest Spark
July 18, 2018
Grande Prairie—Rycroft, AB
Multiple operators are using horizontal drilling to target at least three unconformity-related plays within the Charlie Lake Formation in the Grande Prairie area.
Digest Spark
July 4, 2018
Lone Pine Creek/Swalwell/Twining, AB
The Wabamun zone is prospective for a group of July 25, 2018 Alberta land sale postings in the south-central part of the province.
Digest Spark
June 27, 2018
Verger/Cessford, AB
Lower Cretaceous and Mississippian zones are prospective for a group of June 27, 2018 Alberta land sale postings in the southeast part of the province.
Digest Spark
June 6, 2018