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drilling rigs & permitting activity in the Appalachian Basin


Rig Change from February 2018

Ohio  -2
West Virginia +1
Pennsylvania    +11
Activity Detail

Ohio

19 rigs operating (19 in Utica Shale, 1 in Marcellus Shale

Rig Counties:    Belmont (8), Monroe (5), Jefferson (3), Harrison (1), Carroll (1), Guernsey (1)
Rig Operators:                    
Ascent Resources – Utica, LLC (7), Rice Drilling D LLC (3), Gulfport Energy Corporation (2), Chesapeake Exploration LLC (2), Triad Hunter LLC (2), CNX Gas Company LLC (1), Eclipse Resources I, LP (1), Antero Resources Corp (1)
Permits Issued*:      

6 total:

  • Ascent Resources Utica LLC (5; all in Jefferson County)
  • Eclipse Resources I LP (1; Guernsey County)

                       

West Virginia

11 rigs operating (all in the Marcellus Shale)
 
Rig Counties:  
Doddridge (2), Tyler (2), Marshall (2), Monongalia (1), Ohio (2), Wetzel (1), Brooke (1)
Rig Operators:  
Antero Resources Corporation (3), SWN Production Company LLC (4), Chevron Appalachia LLC (1), HG Energy II Appalachia (1), Jay-Bee Oil & Gas Inc (1)
Permits Issued*:  

5 total

  • SWN Production Company, LLC (5; 3 in Ohio County, 2 in Brooke County)

Pennsylvania

38 rigs operating (35 in Marcellus Shale, 1 in Utica Shale, 2 in Other)

Rig Counties:  Westmoreland (1), Lycoming (2), Susquehanna (4), Bradford (2), Washington (8), Butler (4), Greene (8), Allegheny (1), Potter (1), Beaver (2), Tioga (4), Elk (1)
Rig Operators:   Apex Energy (PA) LLC (1), ARD Operating LLC (1), Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (3), Chesapeake Appalachia LLC (1), Chief Oil & Gas LLC (1), CNX Gas Company LLC (2), EM Energy PA LLC (1), Energy Corporation of America (1), EQT Production Company (6), JKLM Energy LLC (1), Penn Energy Resources LLC (2), Range Resources – Appalachia (6), Resol Oil & Gas USA LLC (1), Rice Drilling B LLC (3), Seneca Resources Corp (2), SWEPI Limited Partnership (1), SWN Production Company LLC (3), Vantage Energy Appalachia (1), XTO Energy Inc (1)
Permits Issued*:  

21 total:

  • Snyder Bros Inc (1; Armstrong County)
  • Repsol Oil & Gas USA LLC (5; all in Bradford County)
  • Rice Drilling B LLC (7; All in Greene County)
  • EQT Production Company (1; Greene County)
  • Inflection Energy (PA) LLC (2; both in Lycoming County)
  • PA Gen Energy Co LLC (1; Potter County)
  • Rockdale Marcellus LLC (3; all in Tioga County)
  • Range Resources Appalachia LLC (1; Washington County)

 *for the week ending 4/21/2018
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