Chattanooga Well Frac Scheduled for Late July

Energen said that the 3,000 foot horizontal length of its Chattanooga shale test well, the Westervelt 19-2 #1, has been drilled and set and is scheduled to be hydraulically fractured in late July. A minor delay while drilling the horizontal leg caused the company to have to reschedule its planned, multi-stage nitrogen frac. Energen also plans to frac in late July an uphole interval in the Marchant 22-16 #1.

Energen had hoped to have well results to disclose in June; a determination of the two shales’ economic viability may not be known now until late summer/early fall.

Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE


Most Popular Articles


From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Lead Riser Engineer
Expertise: Project Engineer|Subsea Engineering|Umbilicals, Risers and Flowlines
Location: Houston, TX
 
United States El Reno: Perforating Specialist, Assoc
Expertise: Perforation|Petroleum Engineering
Location: El Reno, OK
 
United States El Reno: General Field Engineer - Cased Hole
Expertise: Petroleum Engineering
Location: El Reno, OK
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $56.86/BBL 0.76%
Light Crude Oil : $50.66/BBL 0.21%
Natural Gas : $2.959/MMBtu 0.30%
Updated in last 24 hours