Barnett Shale in the US, 2013 - Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020


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Barnett Shale in the US, 2013 Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

Summary

GlobalData's new report "Barnett Shale in the US, 2013 Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020" provides insight into the shale gas exploration and development potential of the Barnett play, including details of key exploration areas and the major companies exploring the Fort Worth basin of the Barnett Shale play.

Scope

  • The report analyzes Barnett Shales gas exploration and production activities in the US. The scope of the report includes 
  • An overview of oil and gas exploration.
  • Information on drilling and exploration activities in the dfferent counties of Texas, including the core counties of Tarrant, Wise, and Johnson. 
  • An overview of the competitive landscape of shale gas exploration in the Barnett Shale, detailing major companies operating in the region.
  • Current exploration and production statistics. The report also provides forecasts on production from 2013 to 2020. 
  • Coverage and an overview of operations in the Barnett Shale.
  • Information on the major mergers and acquisitions from 2007 to February 2013.
  • Details of major infrastructure developments in the play.
  • Discussion on the cost per well, and finding and development costs.

Reasons to buy

  • This report will enhance the readers decision making capability. It will allow the reader to -
  • Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights into Niobrara shale gas exploration in the US
  • Identify opportunities and challenges regarding Niobrara shale gas exploration in the US
  • Plan strategies based on expected developments in shale gas exploration activities in the US
  • Understand the competitive landscape of the Niobrara shale
  • Be informed of key developments in this potential game-changing market
Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents 3
1.1 List of Tables 4
1.2 List of Figures 4

2 Introduction 5
2.1 Overview 5
2.2 GlobalData Report Guidance 5

3 Barnett Shale Overview 6

4 Barnett Shale, Operational Overview 9
4.1 Barnett Shale, Well Profile 9
4.2 Barnett Shale, Initial Production Rates 9
4.3 Barnett Shale, Production Trends, 20002020 10
4.3.1 Barnett Shale, Historic and Forecast Production 20002020 10
4.3.2 Barnett Shale Gross Gas Production as a Share of Texas Total Gross Gas Production 12
4.4 Barnett Shale, Production Analysis by County, 20042012 14
4.5 Barnett Shale, Cost Trends, Latest Reported 16
4.5.1 Well Costs 16
4.5.2 Finding & Development Costs 16
4.6 Barnett Shale, Drilling Activity, 2010 January 23, 2013 17
4.6.1 Barnett Shale, Wells Drilled 17
4.7 Barnett Shale, Drilling Activity, 2012 19
4.7.1 Barnett Shale, Total Permits Issued by County 19
4.7.2 Barnett Shale, Total Permits Issued by Company 21
4.7.3 Barnett Shale, Gas Permits Issued 23

5 Barnett Shale, Competitive Landscape 24
5.1 Barnett Shale, Major Companies by Acreage 24
5.2 Barnett Shale, Major Companies by Production 26
5.3 Barnett Shale, Analysis of Top Five Companies 28
5.3.1 Devon Energy Corporation 28
5.3.2 EOG Resources Inc 31
5.3.3 ExxonMobil Corporation 33
5.3.4 Chesapeake Energy Corporation 34
5.3.5 ConocoPhillips 37

6 Barnett Shale, Mergers and Acquisition Activity in the Play, 2007February 2013 38

7 Appendix 44
7.1 Market Definition 44
7.2 Abbreviations 44
7.3 Sources 44
7.4 Research Methodology 45
7.4.1 Coverage 46
7.4.2 Secondary Research 46
7.4.3 Primary Research 46
7.4.4 Expert Panel Validation 47
7.5 Contact Us 47
7.6 Disclaimer 47

Table 1: Barnett Shale, Recoverable Resources (tcf), Latest Reported* 7
Table 2: Barnett Shale, Average Decline Rates per Well (%), 2012 9
Table 3: Barnett Shale, Initial Production Rates (mmcfed), 2013 9
Table 4: Barnett Shale, Historic and Forecast Gross Production (bcfe), 20042020 11
Table 5: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Percentage Share of Texas Total Gross Natural Gas Production, 20052012* 13
Table 6: Barnett Shale, Total Gross Gas Production by County (bcf), 2012 15
Table 7: Barnett Shale, Cost per Well for Major Companies (US$ MM/well), Latest Reported 16
Table 8: Barnett Shale, Finding and Development Cost (US$/mcfe), Latest Reported 16
Table 9: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Wells Drilled as of January 23, 2013* 18
Table 10: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Approved Drilling Permits by County, 20092012* 20
Table 11: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Approved Drilling Permits for Top Operators, 20092012 22
Table 12: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Approved Drilling Permits for Gas Wells in Major Core Counties, 20092012 23
Table 13: Barnett Shale, Major Companies by Acreage (Net Acres), Latest Reported 25
Table 14: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Top 10 Companies by Gross Gas Production (bcf), 20052012* 27
Table 15: Devon Energy Corporation, Barnett Shale, Key Operational Parameters, 2008Latest Reported* 29
Table 16: EOG Resources Inc, Barnett Shale, Key Operational Parameters, 2008Latest Reported 32
Table 17: EOG Resources Inc, Barnett Shale Combo Play, Key Operational Parameters, Latest Reported 33
Table 18: ExxonMobil Corporation, Barnett Shale, Key Operational Parameters, 2010Latest Reported* 33
Table 19: Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Barnett Shale, Key Operational Parameters, 2008Latest Reported* 34
Table 20: Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Barnett Shale, Reserves and Production (bcfe), 20062011* 36
Table 21: ConocoPhillips, Barnett Shale, Key Operational Parameters, 2010Latest Reported* 37
Table 22: Barnett Shale Play, Merger and Acquisition Activities, 2007February 2013 38
Table 23: Barnett Shale, Recent Deals, 2007February 2013* 39
Figure 1: Barnett Shale, Texas, 2013 6
Figure 2: Barnett Shale, Texas, Location Map, 2010 7
Figure 3: Barnett Shale, Historic and Forecast Gross Production (bcfe), 20042020 10
Figure 4: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Percentage Share in Texas Total Gross Natural Gas Production, 20072012* 12
Figure 5: Barnett Shale, Total Gross Gas Production by County (bcf), 20042012 14
Figure 6: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Wells Drilled as of January 23, 2013* 17
Figure 7: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Approved Drilling Permits by County, 20092012* 19
Figure 8: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Approved Drilling Permits for Top Operators, 20092012 21
Figure 9: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Approved Drilling Permits for Gas Wells in Major Core Counties, 20092012 23
Figure 10: Barnett Shale, Major Companies by Acreage (Net Acres), Latest Reported 24
Figure 11: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Major Companies by Gross Gas Production (bcf), 2012 26
Figure 12: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Top 10 Companies by Gross Gas Production (bcf), 20052012 27
Figure 13: Devon Energy Corporation, Key Operational Map, 2013* 28
Figure 14: EOG Resources Inc, Key Operational Map, 2013* 31
Figure 15: Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Barnett Shale, Reserves and Production, (bcfe), 20062011* 36
Figure 16: ConocoPhillips, Key Operational Map (bcfe), 2012* 37
Figure 17: Barnett Shale Play, Merger and Acquisition Activities, 2007February 2013 38