July 24, 2017

Top Operators

Wells Rig Released January - June, 2017

 

Alberta

  Development Exploratory Totals
Operator OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total
Canadian Natural Resources Limited 125 5 1 - 73 204 - 3 1 - 5 9 125 8 2 - 78 213
Cenovus Energy Inc. 23 - 1 - 116 140 - - - - - - 23 - 1 - 116 140
Sinoenergy Investment Corp. 51 3 - - 24 78 - - - - - - 51 3 - - 24 78
Tourmaline Oil Corp. 9 23 - - 25 57 1 1 - - 3 5 10 24 - - 28 62
Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. - 38 - - 21 59 - 2 - - 1 3 - 40 - - 22 62
MEG Energy Corp. - - - - 59 59 - - - - - - - - - - 59 59
Devon Canada Corporation 20 - 3 - 35 58 - - - - - - 20 - 3 - 35 58
Seven Generations Energy Ltd. - 8 - - 44 52 - 1 - - 1 2 - 9 - - 45 54
Birchcliff Energy Ltd. 7 8 - - 27 42 - - - - - - 7 8 - - 27 42
Royal Dutch Shell plc - 11 - - 15 26 - 2 - - 8 10 - 13 - - 23 36
Whitecap Resources Inc. 25 - - - 7 32 1 - - - - 1 26 - - - 7 33
Husky Energy Inc. - 5 - - 25 30 - 1 - - 2 3 - 6 - - 27 33
Bonavista Energy Corporation - 25 - - 6 31 - - - - - - - 25 - - 6 31
Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. 20 - - - 9 29 - 1 - - - 1 20 1 - - 9 30
Canadian International Oil Operating Corp. 2 - - - 20 22 - - - - 4 4 2 - - - 24 26
Encana Corporation - 2 - - 19 21 - 2 - - 2 4 - 4 - - 21 25
Penn West Petroleum Ltd. 9 - - 8 7 24 - - - - - - 9 - - 8 7 24
NuVista Energy Ltd. - 2 - - 21 23 - - - - - - - 2 - - 21 23
ARC Resources Ltd. 8 1 - - 14 23 - - - - - - 8 1 - - 14 23
Karve Energy Inc. 14 - - - 8 22 - - - - - - 14 - - - 8 22
Bonterra Energy Corp. 18 - - - 3 21 - - - - - - 18 - - - 3 21
Velvet Energy Ltd. - 12 - - 7 19 1 1 - - - 2 1 13 - - 7 21
Paramount Resources Ltd. - 5 - - 15 20 - - - - - - - 5 - - 15 20
Repsol S.A. 5 1 - 3 11 20 - - - - - - 5 1 - 3 11 20
Chevron Canada Resources Limited - - - - 20 20 - - - - - - - - - - 20 20
High Ground Energy Inc. 16 - - - 3 19 - - - - - - 16 - - - 3 19
Baytex Energy Corp. 8 1 2 - 5 16 1 - - - - 1 9 1 2 - 5 17
Pengrowth Energy Corporation - - - 1 13 14 - - - - - - - - - 1 13 14
Rifle Shot Oil Corp. 11 - - - 2 13 - - - - - - 11 - - - 2 13
Crescent Point Energy Corp. 3 - - - 10 13 - - - - - - 3 - - - 10 13
Caltex Resources Ltd. 7 - - 5 - 12 - - - - - - 7 - - 5 - 12
Athabasca Oil Corporation - 1 - - 4 5 - 1 - - 6 7 - 2 - - 10 12
Trilogy Energy Corp. 6 3 - - 3 12 - - - - - - 6 3 - - 3 12
Surge Energy Inc. 10 - - - 2 12 - - - - - - 10 - - - 2 12
Spur Resources Ltd. 11 - - - 1 12 - - - - - - 11 - - - 1 12
Vermilion Energy Inc. 7 3 - - 1 11 - - - - - - 7 3 - - 1 11
West Lake Energy Corp. 4 - - - 7 11 - - - - - - 4 - - - 7 11
Raging River Exploration Inc. 9 - - - 2 11 - - - - - - 9 - - - 2 11
Perpetual Energy Inc. 4 2 - - 4 10 - 1 - - - 1 4 3 - - 4 11
Cardinal Energy Ltd. 9 - - - 2 11 - - - - - - 9 - - - 2 11
Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. 1 7 - - 1 9 - 1 - - - 1 1 8 - - 1 10
Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. - - - - 10 10 - - - - - - - - - - 10 10
Exshaw Oil Corp. - - - - 9 9 1 - - - - 1 1 - - - 9 10
Jupiter Resources Inc. - - - - 10 10 - - - - - - - - - - 10 10
Westbrick Energy Ltd. - 4 - - 5 9 - - - - 1 1 - 4 - - 6 10
Suncor Energy Inc. - - - - 9 9 - - - - - - - - - - 9 9
ORLEN Upstream Sp. z o.o. 1 6 - - 2 9 - - - - - - 1 6 - - 2 9
Gear Energy Ltd. 7 - - - 1 8 1 - - - - 1 8 - - - 1 9
Delphi Energy Corp. - 6 - - 2 8 - - - - - - - 6 - - 2 8
Apache Canada Ltd. - - - - - - - 1 - - 7 8 - 1 - - 7 8
Rolling Hills Energy Ltd. 7 - - - 1 8 - - - - - - 7 - - - 1 8
Vesta Energy Ltd. 1 - - - 6 7 - - 1 - - 1 1 - 1 - 6 8
Venturion Oil Limited 4 - - - 4 8 - - - - - - 4 - - - 4 8
Blackspur Oil Corp. 2 - - - 5 7 - - - - - - 2 - - - 5 7
Canamax Energy Ltd. 5 - - - 2 7 - - - - - - 5 - - - 2 7
Enerplus Corporation 4 - - 3 - 7 - - - - - - 4 - - 3 - 7
Granite Oil Corp. 6 - - - - 6 - - - - - - 6 - - - - 6
Kelt Exploration Ltd. 3 1 - - 2 6 - - - - - - 3 1 - - 2 6
Mount Bastion Oil & Gas Corp. 1 - - - 5 6 - - - - - - 1 - - - 5 6
TAQA North Ltd. - 3 - - 3 6 - - - - - - - 3 - - 3 6
Yangarra Resources Ltd. 5 - - - 1 6 - - - - - - 5 - - - 1 6
Osum Production Corp. - - - - 6 6 - - - - - - - - - - 6 6
NEP Canada ULC 3 - - - 3 6 - - - - - - 3 - - - 3 6
Murphy Oil Company Ltd. - 2 - - - 2 - - - - 4 4 - 2 - - 4 6
Obsidian Energy Ltd. - - - 6 - 6 - - - - - - - - - 6 - 6
Rampart Oil Inc. 2 - - - 4 6 - - - - - - 2 - - - 4 6
Petrus Resources Ltd. - 6 - - - 6 - - - - - - - 6 - - - 6
Torc Oil & Gas Ltd. 3 - - - 2 5 - - - - - - 3 - - - 2 5
Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. - - - - - - 5 - - - - 5 5 - - - - 5
Summerland Energy Inc. 2 - - - 3 5 - - - - - - 2 - - - 3 5
Journey Energy Inc. 4 - - - 1 5 - - - - - - 4 - - - 1 5
Deltastream Energy Corporation 1 - - - 4 5 - - - - - - 1 - - - 4 5
Crew Energy Inc. 1 - - - 3 4 1 - - - - 1 2 - - - 3 5
Baccalieu Energy Inc. 5 - - - - 5 - - - - - - 5 - - - - 5
Aspenleaf Energy Limited 4 - - - 1 5 - - - - - - 4 - - - 1 5
Altura Energy Inc. 4 - - - - 4 1 - - - - 1 5 - - - - 5
Artis Exploration Ltd. - - - - - - 1 - 2 - 1 4 1 - 2 - 1 4
Cuda Energy Inc. - - - - - - - - - - 4 4 - - - - 4 4
Boulder Energy Ltd. 3 - - - 1 4 - - - - - - 3 - - - 1 4
Mancal Energy Inc. 1 - - - 1 2 - - - - 2 2 1 - - - 3 4
Tangle Creek Energy Ltd. 4 - - - - 4 - - - - - - 4 - - - - 4
XTO Energy Canada Ulc - - - - 1 1 - 1 - - 2 3 - 1 - - 3 4
Rockeast Energy Corp. - - - - 4 4 - - - - - - - - - - 4 4
Prairie Provident Resources Inc. 1 - - - 1 2 - - - - 2 2 1 - - - 3 4
NAL Resources Limited - 4 - - - 4 - - - - - - - 4 - - - 4
Omers Energy Inc. - 2 - - 1 3 - - - - - - - 2 - - 1 3
PetroFrontier Corp. 3 - - - - 3 - - - - - - 3 - - - - 3
Prairie Storm Energy Corp. 2 - - - 1 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3
Pipestone Oil Corp. - - - - - - - 1 - - 2 3 - 1 - - 2 3
Rising Star Resources Ltd. 2 - - - 1 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3
RMP Energy Inc. 2 - - - - 2 1 - - - - 1 3 - - - - 3
Traverse Energy Ltd. 1 - - - - 1 1 - - - 1 2 2 - - - 1 3
Steelhead Petroleum Ltd. - - - - 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3
Sinopec Daylight Energy Ltd. - 1 - - 1 2 - - - - 1 1 - 1 - - 2 3
Marquee Energy Ltd. 3 - - - - 3 - - - - - - 3 - - - - 3
Modern Resources Inc. 1 1 - - - 2 - - - - 1 1 1 1 - - 1 3
Check Energy Ltd. - - - - 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3
Inception Exploration Ltd. 1 - - - 2 3 - - - - - - 1 - - - 2 3
InPlay Oil Corp. - - - - 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3
Imaginea Energy Corp. - - - - 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3
Eagle Energy Inc. 3 - - - - 3 - - - - - - 3 - - - - 3
Forge Oil & Gas Limited - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3 2 - - - 1 3
BlackPearl Resources Inc. 2 - - - 1 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3
Birchill Canada Corp. - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 - - - - 2 2
Bering Exploration Company, Ulc 1 - - - - 1 - - - - 1 1 1 - - - 1 2
Advance Drilling Ltd. - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
ConocoPhillips Canada Limited - 1 - - 1 2 - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 2
Centrica Canada Limited - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
Fort Hills Energy Corporation - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
Huron Resources Corp. - - - - - - 1 - - - 1 2 1 - - - 1 2
Enercapita Energy Ltd. 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
Ikkuma Resources Corp. - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 - - - - 2 2
Sitka Exploration Ltd. - 2 - - - 2 - - - - - - - 2 - - - 2
Sifton Petroleum Inc. - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
Spur Petroleum Ltd. - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
The City Of Medicine Hat - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 - - - - 2 2
TimberRock Energy Corp. - 1 - - 1 2 - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 2
Triple Five Intercontinental Group Ltd. - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
Rife Resources Ltd. 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
SanLing Energy Ltd. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Scott Land & Lease Ltd. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Shield Energy Ltd. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Persta Resources Inc. - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Nvp Exploration Inc. - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - 1 - - - 1
N-SOLV Corporation - - - 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 - 1
Twin Butte Energy Ltd. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Syncrude Canada Ltd. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Sphere Energy Corp. - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - 1
Imperial Oil Resources Limited - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Muddy Petroleum Company Ltd. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Long Term Asset Management Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Entrada Resources Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Essex Oil Corporation - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Halo Exploration Ltd. - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Harvest Operations Corp. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Cequence Energy Ltd. - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - 1 - - - 1
Brion Energy Corporation - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Canadian Non-Operated Resources I Ltd. - - - - - - - 1 - - - 1 - 1 - - - 1
1852797 Alberta Ulc - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Bashaw Oil Corp. - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - 1
Blackbird Energy Inc. - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Total Alberta 556 208 7 27 844 1,642 19 21 6 - 72 118 575 229 13 27 916 1,760

 

Saskatchewan

  Development Exploratory Totals
Operator OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total
Crescent Point Energy Corp. 194 - 1 - 92 287 3 - - - 1 4 197 - 1 - 93 291
Raging River Exploration Inc. 77 - - 5 68 150 - - - - - - 77 - - 5 68 150
Teine Energy Ltd. 88 - 1 - 59 148 - - - - - - 88 - 1 - 59 148
Whitecap Resources Inc. 57 - - 1 31 89 - - - - 1 1 57 - - 1 32 90
Spartan Energy Corp. 34 - - - 21 55 - - 1 - 1 2 34 - 1 - 22 57
Husky Energy Inc. - - - 3 49 52 - - - - - - - - - 3 49 52
Northern Blizzard Resources Inc. 39 - - 1 10 50 - - - - - - 39 - - 1 10 50
Serafina Energy Ltd. - - - - 35 35 - - - - - - - - - - 35 35
NAL Resources Limited 18 - - - 6 24 - - - - - - 18 - - - 6 24
BlackPearl Resources Inc. - - - - 21 21 - - - - - - - - - - 21 21
ISH Energy Ltd. 18 - - - 2 20 - - - - - - 18 - - - 2 20
Ridgeback Resources Inc. 13 - 1 - 5 19 - - - - - - 13 - 1 - 5 19
Canadian Natural Resources Limited 15 - - - 4 19 - - - - - - 15 - - - 4 19
Yanchang International (Canada) Limited 6 - - - 10 16 - - - - - - 6 - - - 10 16
Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. 14 - - - 1 15 - - - - - - 14 - - - 1 15
Torc Oil & Gas Ltd. 11 - - - 4 15 - - - - - - 11 - - - 4 15
Caltex Resources Ltd. 7 - - 3 3 13 - - - - - - 7 - - 3 3 13
Turnstone Energy Inc. 1 - - - 9 10 - - - - 1 1 1 - - - 10 11
Astra Oil Corp. 4 - - - 5 9 - - - - - - 4 - - - 5 9
Baytex Energy Corp. 9 - - - - 9 - - - - - - 9 - - - - 9
Capio Energy Inc. 5 - - - 3 8 - - - - - - 5 - - - 3 8
Villanova 4 Oil Corp. 3 - - - 3 6 1 - - - 1 2 4 - - - 4 8
Vermilion Energy Inc. 6 - - - - 6 - - - - 1 1 6 - - - 1 7
Steppe Petroleum Inc. 5 - - - 1 6 1 - - - - 1 6 - - - 1 7
Surge Energy Inc. 5 - - - 2 7 - - - - - - 5 - - - 2 7
Chronos Resources Ltd. 3 - - - 2 5 - - - - 1 1 3 - - - 3 6
Gear Energy Ltd. 3 - - - 3 6 - - - - - - 3 - - - 3 6
Spur Resources Ltd. 6 - - - - 6 - - - - - - 6 - - - - 6
Midale Petroleums Ltd. 4 - - - 1 5 - - - - - - 4 - - - 1 5
Ventura Resources Inc. 5 - - - - 5 - - - - - - 5 - - - - 5
Hawk Exploration Ltd. 5 - - - - 5 - - - - - - 5 - - - - 5
Highrock Resources Ltd. 3 - - - 1 4 - - - - - - 3 - - - 1 4
Aldon Oils Ltd. 2 - - - 2 4 - - - - - - 2 - - - 2 4
Rifle Shot Oil Corp. - - - - 4 4 - - - - - - - - - - 4 4
Sphere Energy Corp. 1 - - - 3 4 - - - - - - 1 - - - 3 4
Triland Energy Inc. 2 - - - 1 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3
West Lake Energy Corp. - - - - 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3
Allstar Energy Limited - - - - 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3
Federated Co-Operatives Limited 2 - - - 1 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3
Fire Sky Energy Inc. 2 - - - 1 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - 1 3
Pemoco Ltd. 1 - - - 1 2 1 - - - - 1 2 - - - 1 3
Hummingbird Energy Inc. 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
Burgess Creek Exploration Inc. 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
Spectrum Resource Group Inc. 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
Sojourn Energy Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Southern Exploration Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Tundra Oil & Gas Partnership 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
The City Of Medicine Hat - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Vital Energy Inc. - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Altura Energy Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Fort Calgary Resources Ltd. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Enerplus Corporation 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Hunter Oil And Gas Ltd. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Jarrod Oils Ltd. - - 1 - - 1 - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1
North American Helium Inc. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Prosper Petroleum Ltd. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Ox Energy Ltd. - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Rife Resources Ltd. - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
Red River Oil Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Total Saskatchewan 680 - 4 13 474 1,171 6 - 1 - 11 18 686 - 5 13 485 1,189

 

British Columbia

  Development Exploratory Totals
Operator OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total
Encana Corporation - 7 - - 56 63 - - - - - - - 7 - - 56 63
Tourmaline Oil Corp. - 6 - - 42 48 - - - - - - - 6 - - 42 48
ARC Resources Ltd. 6 1 - - 36 43 - - - - - - 6 1 - - 36 43
Painted Pony Energy Ltd. - 10 - - 18 28 - - - - - - - 10 - - 18 28
Crew Energy Inc. - - - - 17 17 - - - - - - - - - - 17 17
Royal Dutch Shell plc - - - - 15 15 - - - - - - - - - - 15 15
Black Swan Energy Ltd. - 5 - - 8 13 - - - - - - - 5 - - 8 13
Canbriam Energy Inc. - 5 - - 8 13 - - - - - - - 5 - - 8 13
Saguaro Resources Ltd. - 3 - - 6 9 - - - - 2 2 - 3 - - 8 11
Canadian Natural Resources Limited - 1 - - 6 7 - - - - - - - 1 - - 6 7
Storm Resources Ltd. - - - - 6 6 - - - - - - - - - - 6 6
Kelt Exploration Ltd. - 2 - - 3 5 - - - - - - - 2 - - 3 5
Todd Energy Canada Limited - 1 - - 4 5 - - - - - - - 1 - - 4 5
Chinook Energy Inc. - - - - 4 4 - - - - - - - - - - 4 4
Polar Star Canadian Oil and Gas Inc. - - - - - - - 1 - - 2 3 - 1 - - 2 3
Whitecap Resources Inc. 2 1 - - - 3 - - - - - - 2 1 - - - 3
Venturion Oil Limited 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
Murphy Oil Company Ltd. - 2 - - - 2 - - - - - - - 2 - - - 2
Centrica Canada Limited - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
Chevron Canada Resources Limited - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1
ConocoPhillips Canada Limited - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Leucrotta Exploration Inc. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Suncor Energy Inc. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Yoho Resources Inc. - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - 1 - - - 1
Total British Columbia 10 45 - - 234 289 - 1 - - 5 6 10 46 - - 239 295

 

Manitoba

  Development Exploratory Totals
Operator OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total
Tundra Oil & Gas Partnership 51 - - - 4 55 - - - - - - 51 - - - 4 55
Corex Resources Ltd. 7 - - - 7 14 - - - - - - 7 - - - 7 14
Canadian Natural Resources Limited 7 - - - 1 8 - - - - - - 7 - - - 1 8
Corval Energy Limited 3 - - - 2 5 - - - - - - 3 - - - 2 5
Crescent Point Energy Corp. 2 - - - 1 3 1 - - - - 1 3 - - - 1 4
1885683 Alberta Ltd - - - - 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 2
Elcano Exploration Inc. 2 - - - - 2 - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
Erco World Wide 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Fire Sky Energy Inc. - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1
Flushing Energy Corp. - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - 1
Fort Calgary Resources Ltd. - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - 1
Red River Oil Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1
Total Manitoba 74 - - - 17 91 2 - 2 - - 4 76 - 2 - 17 95

 

Eastern Canada

  Development Exploratory Totals
Operator OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total OIL GAS DRY SVC STAND Total
Hibernia Management and Development Company - - - 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2
Husky Energy Inc. 1 - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 1 - 1 - - 2
Royal Dutch Shell plc - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - 1
Enbridge Inc. - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Total Eastern Canada 1 - - 1 2 4 - - 2 - - 2 1 - 2 1 2 6
Total Canada 1,321 253 11 41 1,571 3,197 27 22 11 - 88 148 1,348 275 22 41 1,659 3,345