The Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC) recently lifted its 2021 forecast to a yearly total of 4,650 wells drilled, based on improved activity in the second half of the year.
December 1, 2021, 9:35 AM MST
Baytex Energy Corp. has outlined a 2022 capital budget of $400 to $450 million, which is designed to generate average annual production of 80,000 to 83,000 boe/d.
December 1, 2021, 3:39 PM MST
While Baytex Energy Corp. has some higher-profile plays within its portfolio like the emerging Clearwater, its Viking asset base in west-central Saskatchewan continues to chug along in a consistent Old Faithful-type manner, producing high-quality, high-netback light oil.
November 16, 2021, 6 AM MST
Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. achieved strong operational and financial performance in Q3 with the reporting of the first full quarter following the acquisition earlier this year of assets in the Oxbow area of southeast Saskatchewan.
November 16, 2021, 11:55 AM MST
With many members of its management team having considerable experience and knowledge of the play, upon its inception in 2017 Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. targeted the Viking in west-central Saskatchewan to kick-start its operations and serve as a growth engine for the newly-minted junior producer.
November 15, 2021, 9:36 AM MST
Freehold Royalties Ltd.’s board has declared a dividend of six cents per share to be paid on Dec. 15, 2021 to shareholders of record on Nov. 30, 2021.
November 11, 2021, 6:32 AM MST
The Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC) expects a total of 5,400 wells (rig releases) in Canada in 2022.
November 10, 2021, 10:54 AM MST
Baytex Energy Corp. is “intensely focused on maintaining capital discipline.”
November 4, 2021, 3:28 PM MDT
Strong third quarter activity rates and revenues at Calfrac Well Services Ltd. are signs of a rapidly improving wells services market headed into 2022, the company said in its third quarter 2021 report to shareholders.
November 2, 2021, 8:45 AM MDT
Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. is increasing its full-year production guidance by four per cent to 34,250 boe/d, and the company has announced its inaugural dividend and return-of-capital framework.
October 28, 2021, 10:15 AM MDT
Whitecap Resources Inc. closed the acquisition of a private company in southeast Saskatchewan for $67 million.
October 28, 2021, 7:20 AM MDT
During Q3 2021, third-party operators were active across Western Canada and on PrairieSky Royalty Ltd.’s royalty lands with 193 wells spud (98 per cent oil).
October 25, 2021, 3 PM MDT
Whitecap Resources Inc. plans to spend $470–$490 million in 2022 and has accelerated its fourth quarter 2021 capital program in light of strong commodity prices and a desire to secure needed services and supplies, the company announced this morning.
October 14, 2021, 11:02 AM MDT
With its dominant land position, deep inventory of high-return wells and the vast majority of its production derived from the Cardium, Obsidian Energy Ltd. is all-in on the west-central Alberta play.
September 14, 2021, 3:59 AM MDT
Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. experienced a “historic quarter” in Q2 2021, says executive management, as the company completed its Oxbow asset acquisition, providing a “substantial platform” for future growth via drilling opportunities and production and production-optimization projects.
August 31, 2021, 11:17 AM MDT
Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. started a three well development drilling program in west-central Saskatchewan.
August 3, 2021, 7:22 AM MDT
As a result of its strong operating performance through the first half of 2021, Baytex Energy Corp. is increasing its production guidance to 79,000 to 80,000 boe/d, up from 77,000 to 79,000 boe/d, previously.
July 28, 2021, 4:20 PM MDT
In total, 111 (3.9 net) wells were drilled on Freehold Royalties Ltd.'s royalty lands in Q1-2021, a 37 per cent decline on a gross measure versus the same period in 2020 but flat when compared to Q4-2020.
May 12, 2021, 7 AM MDT
Following the acquisition of Anegada Oil Corp., Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. expects to spend $165 – $175 million for 2021, up from the previous estimate of $125 – $130 million.
May 5, 2021, 12 AM MDT
Baytex Energy Corp. currently forecasts between $285 million and $315 million in exploration and development spending for full-year 2021, which is up 15 per cent from the previous guidance and reflects the company’s stronger operational momentum and the strength in commodity prices, says management.
April 30, 2021, 10:46 AM MDT
First quarter 2021 exploration and development activity was up from Q4 2020 but remained below Q1 2020 levels prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. reported in Q1 results released on Monday afternoon.
April 19, 2021, 2:34 PM MDT
The start of 2021 has been “exceptional,” said Whitecap Resources Inc., with the seamless integration of both NAL Resources Limited and TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. and strong operational performance to date on the combined assets.
March 29, 2021, 5:57 AM MDT
On Jan. 5, 2021, Freehold Royalties Ltd. closed the acquisition of U.S. royalty properties for US$58 million net.
March 5, 2021, 8:41 AM MST
Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. continues to be active in the Clearwater play with 12 wells rig released out of a planned 16-well first quarter $18 million program.
March 1, 2021, 12 AM MST
Whitecap Resources Inc. completed the previously announced strategic combination with NAL Resources Limited.
January 4, 2021, 2:56 PM MST