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Permits OUTSIDE Carroll County, Ohio ... 17 Replies

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"Are these 190 wells for Columbiana?" 8 Replies

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Halcon request for I-9, NW Mercer County, PA 3 Replies

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Shale gas drilling in Cambria County, White Twp.

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"BP To Sell Trumbull Utica Wells and Leases" 55 Replies

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mahoning county oil/gas leasing ???? 8 Replies

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Shale Development; It's The Environmentally Friendly Thing To Do ! 1 Reply

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South Utica Excites 3 Replies

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Cameron, Marshall County - Mineral Rights

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"Earthquake Rocks Poland Mineral Value"

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What Shale qualities make for an economically viable dry gas well? 9 Replies

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Why the Pt. Pleasant is Key to Utica Production

 

The Point Pleasant formation has been described as marking the end of Middle Ordovician time.  The Ordovician Period is characterized as the greatest submergence of the North American plate because shallow seas covered such an extensive area, including all of Ohio.  In this environment, the Acadian mountain-building event occurred whereby sediments high in kerogen were shed from the highlands into a somewhat enclosed basin,…

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Posted by John H on April 1, 2014 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

The Truth about the Utica Shale

Admittedly the Utica has come with great hype and promise. Upon the release of Ohio’s 2012 production figures, many pundits were disappointed.  Seems many are convinced that it has not lived up to its billing.  They apparently had hopes for a huge oil bonanza here and were quite disappointed at the purported oil/gas ratios.  But is there really enough data to definitively form opinions, and is the data being interpreted correctly?  Let the debate…

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Posted by John H on March 23, 2014 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Potential Suitors for a Chesapeake Buy-out

 

Ever since billionaire Carl Icahn bought in last year, speculation has been that he would eventually force a sell-off of Chesapeake.  He has already forced a number of divestitures including the recent sell of their pipeline, processing and mid-stream divisions.  He is almost single-handedly credited with forcing the reluctant resignation of Aubrey McClendon and has a track record of controlling the company's leadership and…

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Posted by John H on March 23, 2014 at 6:07pm

Helpful Tips for Successful Royalty Management

By Davis Powell and Daniel Simpson

with SHALETRAK ONLINE Royalty Management Software

www.shaletrakonline.com

ShaleTrak often works with owners who are new to the process of receiving revenue from oil and gas production.  Below are a few basic tips to help oil and gas royalty owners with the management process:…

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Posted by Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) on February 18, 2014 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Has Your Lease Expired or Have you never been leased?

Northeastern Shale Joint Venture

We are an oil and gas company in a joint venture with a mid-level operator with extensive, successful drilling operations in the northeast Marcellus. We are seeking to work with a single landowner or group of landowners who can form a drilling unit. The individual or group must meet the following criteria:

1. Landowners must NOT be under existing oil & gas leases.

2. The size of the proposed unit must be at least 400 acres. Up to 1200…

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Pipeline Easement and Right-of-Way Agreements - A Landowner's List of Terms to Negotiate

Pipeline Easement and Right-of-Way Agreements:

 

A Landowner’s List of Terms to Negotiate

 

Eric C. Camp

Decker Jones, PC

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801 Cherry Street, Unit #46

Fort Worth, Texas 76102

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James Foster replied to Kathleen's discussion 'Well pad on rt 30 on Lisbon hill.' in the group Columbiana County, OH
"If you go further down 30 to where Depot hits it you will see surveying and other paraphernalia for a pipeline.  It crosses Beacon Light, County Home, 172, Saltwell, 45, 164, Miller, Lodge near Grafton and goes to the Hillcorp Salem…"
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frank speaker replied to Greg's discussion 'Got mail wanting to do seismic testing'
" They won't unless you contract for payment upfront. One seismic co. is in bankruptcy court now."
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James Vanderink replied to bo boboski's discussion 'EQT in Guernsey Co.' in the group Guernsey County, OH
"I just saw that also. Just when we think they were close to cracking the code they leave."
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pg guy replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'Rent a Drill Rig for $26,000 per day ...'
"At typical day rates, the drilling contract provides the drilling rig, the crews for 24/7 operation, ancillary equipment such as air compressors, mud pumps, water tanks.  The well operator (called "the gas company" on this forum)…"
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Cindy updated their profile
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James Foster replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'TREBILCOCK well update ...' in the group Columbiana County, OH
"They probably don't have enough capacity at UEO Kensington to open up all these wells full throttle. I do not believe train three is operating yet.  They are building a fourth train eventually.. Also there is some anecdotal…"
52 minutes ago
MJ replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'Permits OUTSIDE Carroll County, Ohio ...'
"US, I know nothing for sure, but the proposed east west 16" line would be to transport product from smaller lines gathering from a few Halcon Utica wells, I believe.  That would then join another north south line along rt 193,…"
1 hour ago
BIG replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'Rent a Drill Rig for $26,000 per day ...'
"Actually the oil and gas companies are right.  Nomac is the driller for CHK which is owned as a subsidiary by CHK.  So with out them you wouldn't get the oil out.  Many oil and gas companies use Nomac or companies like…"
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James Foster replied to Ron Eiselstein's discussion '"Are these 190 wells for Columbiana?"'
"I believe from what I have seen that Western Tusc (Troyer) may have some of the same problem as NW Columbiana (Sanor Farm) and Western Mahoning (Geatches). These were early wells in these areas that did not seem to go…"
1 hour ago
TM replied to bo boboski's discussion 'EQT in Guernsey Co.' in the group Guernsey County, OH
"In 2014, EQT will complete and evaluate 5 Utica wells drilled in 2013 but has decided to delay further drilling on its Ohio Utica acreage until after this year. http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140424-907549.html"
1 hour ago
James Foster replied to Ron Eiselstein's discussion '"Are these 190 wells for Columbiana?"'
"http://oilandgas.ohiodnr.gov/portals/oilgas/shale-activity/comprehensive/Utica_041914.pdf There are over 100 permits in Columbiana County ... third after Carroll and Harrison.  Noble, Monroe, Guernsey, all close to 100 too ...…"
1 hour ago
Bill Barnaby replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'Rent a Drill Rig for $26,000 per day ...'
"Kind of softens the oil and gas's comment:You can't get the oil out of the ground without us..... truth be told they don't even own a lot of the equipment they use."
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CraneMAN_69 replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'TREBILCOCK well update ...' in the group Columbiana County, OH
"Thanks for the insight. I wonder why -unless they're sandbagging until they secure more leased ground."
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Booger replied to Utica Shale's discussion 'Permits OUTSIDE Carroll County, Ohio ...'
"BB - haven't heard anything but that area is kind of a "hole" between 3 different drillers at the moment. CHK drilling to the north. Eclipse drilling to the west. Hess drilling to the east. Hess also drilled a single lateral to the…"
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James Foster replied to Cindy's discussion 'Halcon request for I-9, NW Mercer County, PA'
"9 info to prove citizenship.  Can't imagine why they would need it for any other reason?  Do you have water they would like to purchase or property they would like to rent for lay down yard for working on the pipeline? Near us they…"
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