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The Spirit Was Willing, but the Prices Were Weak
The Spirit River of the Deep Basin continued to perform well in 2018, producing both gas and condensate and continuing its reign as one of the most productive intervals in Western Canada on...
Feature Article
January 16, 2019
Completion Technology Update
Technological advancements are allowing operators to implement coil-activated sliding sleeve technology in deep, high-pressure reservoirs such as the Montney and Duvernay. Operators are...
Technology Update
May 25, 2017
Deep Basin, AB
An analysis of EURs and completions in Notikewin resource wells at Wild River, Sundance, West Pembina and Ferrier shows how completion design and geology impact recovery
Digest Spark
December 14, 2016
A Comparison of Production Areas
An analysis of how geology and completions influence production and economics in the Notikewin at Wild River, Sundance, West Pembina and Ferrier.
Resource Play Overview
May 26, 2016
TAQA North
High rate oil at Red Rock breathes new life into the Chinook Sands play.
Significant Well
October 22, 2015
A Conventional Light Oil Play in an Unconventional Age
TAQA North, Mancal Energy and others operators are having good success finding and producing light oil from Nisku patch reefs in the Elnora, Mikwan and other fields of central Alberta, with...
Exploration Review
September 4, 2014
Limestone-Ricinus West, AB
Operator Shell Canada and earning junior partners Highpine Oil & Gas and Triton Energy, have licensed a deep Leduc NFW between the Limestone and Ricinus West fields. The partners in this...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2009
Horn River Basin, BC
During the last quarter of 2009, a total of twenty-two New Field Wildcats were licensed to the Keg River/Horn River shales. Seven were licensed by Imperial Oil Resources in the southern...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2010
Kaybob, AB
As one-year confidentiality periods end and operators are eager to headline their encouraging results, more production results are coming from the Alberta Deep Basin, birthplace of this...
Digest Spark
June 30, 2012
Elnora, AB
A number of small private companies are having significant success with exploration in these small, but prolific, conventional light oil reservoirs located over the easternmost portion of...
Digest Spark
September 30, 2013