Special Reports

Montney vs Deep Basin: Which of Canada’s two biggest natural gas resource plays has the edge?

This study looks at overall activity levels in the Montney and Deep Basin during 2016 and 2017. It also compares nine companies with the majority of their production in the Montney and five companies with the majority of their production in the Deep Basin area of Alberta.

Oilweek 2018 Top 100: An Uneven Recovery

Canada’s publicly traded oil and gas producers saw a major turnaround in their fortunes in 2017 as higher prices and lower costs resulted in a combined $12.4 billion in net income, compared to a combined loss of around $1.8 billion in 2016.

Duvernay vs. Eagle Ford Is the Duvernay catching up to the prolific south Texas shale play?

This study compares the early stage development of the Duvernay shale play in Alberta with the later stage development of the Eagle Ford shale play in Texas, looking for similarities and differences between the two plays. It looks at the geology of both plays, activity in each play since its inception, and how productivity has improved.

Duvernay Report: Managing the Curve

This study reviews early stage development of the Duvernay shale play in Alberta, with a special focus on liquids development in the Kaybob and the East Duvernay shale. It looks at the geology of the play, activity in each play since its inception, and how capital efficiencies have improved through the evolution of drilling and completions technology. It then looks at operational challenges facing Duvernay producers and potential solutions to ensure profitability in the long term.

Montney vs. Marcellus: Cost Benchmarking Study, Q2 2017

This study — brought to you by the Daily Oil Bulletin and CanOils, and sponsored by Halliburton — compares nine companies with the majority of their production in the Montney and seven companies with the majority of their output in the Marcellus.