Analysis from Sourcenergy DirtWork AlertTM detected a 6.3% increase in pre-drilling activity in the Permian Basin compared to October 2021.
657 oil and gas pre-drilling activities were detected in November compared to 618 in October. These detections include well pad and frac pond developments, and in many cases, are discovered before a permit has been filed.
Here is a list of the top 10 operators driving this activity (along with associated detections):
- Pioneer Natural Resources (66)
- Endeavor Energy Resources (50)
- XTO Energy (46)
- EOG Resources (41)
- Diamondback (29)
- Mewbourne Oil (26)
- COG Operating (16)
- Titus Oil & Gas (15)
- OXY (14)
- Hibernia Resources (12)
For additional details on operators, surface owners and locations of this pre-drill (and pre-permit) activity please contact us: [email protected]
Learn more about DirtWork AlertTM which is able to detect pre-drilling activities before a permit has been filed.