The Economics of Recompletions
Just like fixing up an old car, recompletions can extend the life of an old well. However, just as a new coat of paint won’t make a car run longer, not all recompletions are worth the...
Feature Article
November 15, 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
Quarterly Results Comparison to June 30, 2017
Productivity in eight Canadian resource plays is compared between Q2 2016 and Q2 2017. Activity and production is tracked from 2007 to 2017. The variation between and within each play is...
Feature Article
October 19, 2017
Managing Oilfield Waste
Drilling, completion and production operations generate a variety of wastes including produced fluids, produced sand and contaminated soil. This article provides an overview of the handling...
Technology Update
October 19, 2017
Wells Spudded September 1 to September 30, 2017
This review of September well spuds shows where companies are active and what targets they are pursuing.
Digest Spark
October 11, 2017
East Meets West
Canadian Discovery Ltd. is pleased to announce Phase II of the South Duvernay Oil Play Project. For this phase we have teamed up with Graham Davies Geological Consultants Ltd. (GDGC), and...
Technical Study
October 5, 2017
Wapiti–Harmattan East, AB
The Cardium beats on with a liquids-rich gas discovery at Anderson and continued oil development to the north at Wapiti and in the south at Pembina and Willesden Green.
Digest Spark
September 27, 2017
Wells Spudded August 1 to August 31, 2017
This review of August well spuds shows where companies are active and what targets they are pursuing.
Digest Spark
September 13, 2017