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Appalachian Basin Drilling Map Jan 2018



Rig Change from September 2017

Ohio  -2
West Virginia +3
Pennsylvania    -4
Activity Detail

Ohio

18 rigs operating (17 in Utica Shale, 1 in Marcellus Shale

Rig Counties: 
Belmont (8), Monroe (4), Guernsey (2), Jefferson (2), Harrison (2)
Rig Operators:
Ascent Resources – Utica, LLC (5), Gulfport Energy Corporation (3),
Gulfport Appalachia LLC (1), Chesapeake Exploration LLC (2),
Eclipse Resources I, LP (2), EM Energy Ohio LLC (1), Rice Drilling D LLC (3),
Triad Hunter LLC (1)

Permits Issued*:  

8 total:

  • Ascent Resources Utica LLC (8; 5 in Guernsey County, 3 in Jefferson County)

West Virginia

9 rigs operating (all in the Marcellus Shale)
 
Rig Counties: 
Brooke (1), Tyler (3), Ohio (1), Marshall (2), Wetzel (1), Monongalia (1)
Rig Operators:
Antero Resources Corporation (3), SWN Production Company LLC (4), Chevron Appalachia LLC (1), Northeast Natural Energy (1)
Permits Issued*:  

4 total

  • Antero Resources Corporation (2)
  • SWN Production Company, LLC (2)

Pennsylvania

25 rigs operating (20 in Marcellus Shale, 3 in Utica Shale, 2 in “other”)

Rig Counties:  Susquehanna (2), Washington (7), Greene (4), Tioga (1), Lycoming (3), Potter (1),
Armstrong (1), Indiana (1), Butler (1), Bradford (2), Elk (1), Jefferson (1)
Rig Operators:
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (1), Chief Oil & Gas (1), CNX Gas Company LLC (2), EM Energy PA LLC (1),
EQT Production Company (3), JKLM Energy LLC (1), Penn Energy Resources LLC (2),
Pennsylvania General Energy LLC (1), Range Resources – Appalachia (4), Rice Drilling B LLC (2),
Seneca Resources Corp (2), SWEPI Limited Partnership (1), SWN Production Company (2),
Talisman Energy USA Inc (1), XTO Energy Inc. (1)

Permits Issued*:  

13 total:

  • ARD Operating LLC (1; Lycoming County)
  • Chesapeake Appalachia LLC (3; 2 in Bradford, 1 in Sullivan County)
  • EQT Production Co (1; Greene County)
  • Inflection Energy (PA) LLC (2; Both in Lycoming County)
  • PennEnergy Resources LLC (1; Beaver County)
  • Rice Drilling B LLC (1; Greene County)
  • SWN Production Company, LLC (4; 4 in Susquehanna County, 2 in Bradford County)


* between 12/24/2017 and 12/30/2017

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