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The Friday Report - August 15, 2014

Posted by bernell on August 15, 2014


Wilkinson County:

Halcón Blackstone 4H-2, located roughly halfway between Centreville and Woodville on the south side of Hwy 24. Flow back has started. No production numbers, as yet.

Halcón Fassman 9H-1, truck access road is located off Hwy 61 onto Sam Leake Road, then to Whetstone. Drilling complete with a reported 6,030' lateral. Rig moved to Shuckrow. Awaiting fracturing operations.

Halcón Shuckrow 10H-1, located on Sam Leake Road about 5 miles east of Hwy 61, H&P Rig # 623 spudded on July 31.

Halcón S D Smith 1H, located on the Jackson Louisiana Road south of Woodville. H&P Flex 3 Rig# 249 completed a 7,556' lateral in an adjusted drill time of 33 days. A pilot hole was drilled and well logging operations occurred during the rig time on site. Awaiting fracturing operations.

Halcón George Martens 1H, located beside the west side of the south lane of Hwy 61 south of Woodville a couple of miles. H&P Flex 3 Rig #249 on site to drill a planned 7,000' lateral.  Spudded 8-8-2014.

Goodrich CMR Foster Creek 24-13, access from Hwy 24 on Hiram McGraw Road to Macedonia Road, then to end of Helmer Road. Nabors Rig # 624 spudded May 30. Rumored fishing issues have slowed progress...Expect this rig to move to the CMR-Foster Creek 8H site when finished.

Goodrich CMR/Foster Creek 31-22H-1, access from Hiram McGraw Road off of Hwy 24. Nabors X-17, Spudded July 8. Drill reportedly finished in 35 days or less.  Nabors X-17 most likely headed to Tangipahoa Parish.

Sanchez Dry Fork Creek # 2H, RAPAD Rig # 31 spudded May 21, 2014. Drilling completed to 18,200', then, according to Sanchez news release, "...During clean out prior to running production casing, the drill string parted due to defects in the drill pipe. We are now in the process of sidetracking the lateral portion of the well..."  This well should be wrapping up operations soon.  St. Davis #1 site located on Kahnville Road south of Gloster, MS awaiting Rig # 31 arrival.

EnCana Pintard 28H-2, located roughly 3 miles north of Centreville off Macedonia Road- Trinidad Rig # 124 finished drill with 20,807' total depth and an approximate lateral length of 8,500'.  Fracturing reportedly successfully completed earlier this week.  Awaiting plug drill out.

Comstock CMR Foster Creek 28-40 No. 1H, located on Will Floyd Road. Access appears to be south off of Hwy 563 on to Dry Fork Creek Road, then on to Will Floyd Road. Trinidad Rig # 103 is setting up. Well spudded August 14 or 15.

Amite County:

Sanchez St. Davis #1, accessed from Hwy 24 in Gloster, located down Kahnville Road about 6 miles southeast of Gloster. Expect RAPAD Rig # 31 to begin locating to this site next week.

Encana Ash 13H-1 and 13H-2, Located on the east side of Ash Road, accessed via Lower Centreville Road about 3 miles southeast of Centreville. Trinidad Rig # 124 spudded July 21. Both -1 and -2 cemented in surface casing. -1 intermediate completed.  -2 intermediate drilling.

Encana Lyons 35H-2- Located on same site as Lyons 35H-1, Fracturing operations complete on an estimated 5,000 foot lateral. Plug drill out rumored to be starting soon.

Encana Sabine 12H-1 and 12H-2, located off of Enterprise Road, south of Hwy 24 about 3 miles out of Liberty, access is from Hwy 48. Trinidad Rig # 125 spudded 12H-1 on June 20 and 12H-2 on June 23. Core sample operations have consumed most of the past three weeks.  Drilling of H-1 below 11,500 foot.

Goodrich Spears 31-6H-1, Located on the recently completed C H Lewis site pad on the west side of Bates School Road north of Gillsburg. Ensign Rig #753, spudded July 22.  Word is the intermediate is completed.  Should be drilling in the lateral.

Goodrich Bates 25-24H-1, located roughly 2 miles northeast of Liberty off of Hwy 569 North. No word on lateral length, but expecting 5,000' or more. Frac operations should follow completion of the Denkmann.

Goodrich Denkmann 33-28H-2, located in Amite County on the Mississippi/Louisiana line in T1N, R4E. Accessed from the Louisiana side through Weyerhaeuser roads off of Tolar Hurst/Parish Road 181 off of Hwy 1044 north of Hwy 38. Fracturing expected to be completed soon.

St. Tammany: Permit pending

Washington Parish: Permits pending, site preparation underway.

Tangipahoa: Goodrich Verberne 5H-1 and Goodrich Kent 41H-1 ready for a rig...Nabors X-17 may be headed to one of these sites next week.

Verberne 5H-1 is located on Hwy 1061, south of Hwy 38, east of Kentwood in the Spring Creek Community.  This unit is southwest of the Blades 33H-1 in the Little Silver Creek Field.

The Kent 5H-1 is located east of Chesbrough in the Sandy Hollow Management Area.  Access appears to be north of Hwy 1054.

St. Helena Parish: Pad being prepared, I'm told...permit pending.

East Feliciana: Permits pending

West Feliciana:

Halcon Walker drill, previously scheduled, has been delayed.

Frac Tech appears to have made a good first impression in the TMS.  Here's to hoping they have many more successful fracturing operations ahead.

Though things appear to be going slow, there is a LOT of undercurrent here...permits being prepared, oil service and supply industries gearing up for a major acceleration, etc. 

Word is, we will blink in a few months and look up to find rigs everywhere.

We shall see.

What do you think about it?