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


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GlobalData’s new report “Barnett Shale in the US - Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020” analyzes the recent activities in the Barnett shale play. The report details the operational activities in the play analyzing drilling activities, cost trends, initial production rates and well decline curves. The report also provides information on production trends in the Barnett shale play with forecasts to 2020. It analyzes the competitive landscape of the Barnett shale, detailing operations of the top five companies. The report highlights infrastructure details in the shale play. It also details the merger and acquisition activities in the shale play during the period 2007 to till date 2010. 

Scope

  • The report analyzes the activities in the US Barnett shale. The scope of the report includes -
  • Details of the major companies in the Barnett shale by acreage and by production
  • Barnett shale production trends and expected production during 2000-2020
  • Cost per well and finding and development costs in the shale play are discussed
  • Barnett shale drilling statistics by period, company and county are detailed
  • Details of major infrastructure developments in the play over the past years
  • Information on the major mergers and acquisitions in the Barnett shale play during 2007-2010
  • Analysis of the operation of major companies in the play, such as Devon Energy, Chesapeake Energy, EOG Resources and others.
Reasons to buy

  • The report will enhance your decision making capability. It will allow you to -
  • Understand the changing dynamics of the oil and gas industry in the US by understanding the role that shale plays in the energy industry of the country
  • Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about this shale play
  • Understand trends and activities in Barnett shale play
  • Understand the market positioning of the major players in this shale play
  • Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights about future opportunities and critical success factors in the shale plays.
Table of Content

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 Report Guidance 5

3 Barnett Shale Overview 6
3.1 Barnett Shale, Play Activity Analysis 8

4 Barnett Shale, Operational Overview 10
4.1 Barnett Shale, Well Profile 10
4.2 Barnett Shale, Initial Production Rates 11
4.3 Barnett Shale, Production Trends, 2000-2020 12
4.3.1 Barnett Shale, Historic Production, 2000-2009 12
4.3.2 Barnett Shale Production as a Share of Texas Production 14
4.4 Barnett Shale, Production Analysis by County, 2009-2010 15
4.5 Barnett Shale, Cost Trends, 2010 16
4.5.1 Well Cost 16
4.5.2 Finding & Development Cost 16
4.6 Barnett Shale, Drilling Activity, 2010 17
4.6.1 Barnett Shale, Permits Issued 17
4.6.2 Barnett Shale, Wells Drilled 18
4.7 Barnett Shale, Drilling Activity by County, 2010 20
4.8 Barnett Shale, Drilling Activity by Company, 2010 21
4.9 Barnett Shale, Economics 22

5 Barnett Shale, Competitive Landscape 24
5.1 Barnett Shale, Major Companies by Acreage, 2010 24
5.2 Barnett Shale, Major Companies by Production, 2010 25

6 Barnett Shale, Analysis of Top Five Companies 27
6.1 Devon Energy 27
6.2 Chesapeake Energy 29
6.3 XTO Energy 30
6.4 EOG Resources 30
6.5 Quicksilver Corporation 31

7 Barnett Shale, Infrastructure 33

8 Barnett Shale, Mergers and Acquisition Activity in the Play, 2007- 2010 35

9 Appendix 38

9.1 Abbreviations 38
9.2 Methodology 38
9.2.1 Coverage 38
9.2.2 Secondary Research 39
9.2.3 Primary Research 39
9.2.4 Expert Panel Validation 39
9.3 Contact Us 40
9.4 Disclaimer 40
Table 1: Barnett Shale Characteristics (Industry Average Numbers) 8
Table 2: Barnett Shale, Average Decline Rates Per Well 10
Table 3: Barnett Combo Play, Recent Well Drilled By EOG Resources, 2010 11
Table 4: Barnett Shale, Historic and Forecast Production, bcfe, 2000-2020 13
Table 5: Barnett Shale, Percentage Share In Texas Natural Gas Production, 2004-2009 14
Table 6: Barnett Shale, Production By County, Bcf, January 2009 October 2010 15
Table 7: Barnett Shale, Cost Per Well For Major Companies Operating, ($m) 2010 16
Table 8: Barnett Shale, Finding and Development Cost Per Mcf, 2010 16
Table 9: Barnett Shale, Number of Drilling Permits, 2004 to August 2010 18
Table 10: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Wells Drilled, 1993 to September 2010 19
Table 11: Barnett Shale, Number of Horizontal Well Permits Issued By Core County, Jan 2010 Sept 2010 20
Table 12: Barnett Shale, Number Of Drilling Permits Issued, By Company, Jan 2010 - Sep 2010 21
Table 13: Barnett Shale, Single Well Economic for Different Areas, 2010 23
Table 14: Barnett Shale, Top Companies by Acreage, 2010 24
Table 15: Barnett Shale, Major Companies By Production, (bcfe), 2009 25
Table 16: Barnett Shale, Major Companies By Production, (Bcfe), 2010 (Jan-Oct) 26
Table 17: Barnett Shale Reserves and Production, Devon Energy, MMboe, 2006-2009 28
Table 18: Devon Energy, Barnett Shale, Key Operation Parameters, 2009 28
Table 19: Chesapeake Energy, Barnett Shale, Key Operation Parameters, 2010 29
Table 20: Barnett Shale Reserves and Production, Chesapeake Energy, Bcfe, 2006-2009 30
Table 21: Quicksilver Corporation, Barnett Shale, Key Operational Parameters, 2009 32
Table 22: Barnett Shale, Number of Existing Natural Gas Pipelines, By Operator 33
Table 23: Barnett Shale Play, Merger and Acquisition Activity, 2007-2010 (Q1-Q3) 35
Table 24: Barnett Shale, Recent Deals, 2009-2010 (Q1-Q3) 36
Figure 1: Barnett Shale, Texas, Location 6
Figure 2: Barnett Shale, Combo Play, 2010 7
Figure 3: Barnett Shale Play, Key Activity Area, August 2010 8
Figure 4: Natural Gas Prices, ($ per MMBTU), 2007 to November 2010 9
Figure 5: Barnett Shale Play, Typical Well Profile, 2010 10
Figure 6: Barnett Shale, Historic and Forecast Production, bcfe, 2000-2020 12
Figure 7: Barnett Shale, Percentage Share In Texas Natural Gas Production, 2004-2009 14
Figure 8: Barnett Shale, Production By County, Bcf, January 2009 October 2010 15
Figure 9: Barnett Shale, Texas Counties with Drilling Permits Issued, October 2010 17
Figure 10: Barnett Shale, Number of Drilling Permits, 2004 to August 2010 17
Figure 11: Barnett Shale (Newark East), Number of Wells Drilled, 1993 to September 2010 18
Figure 12: Barnett Shale, Number of Horizontal Well Permits Issued By Core County, Jan 2010 Sept 2010 20
Figure 13: Barnett Shale, Number Of Drilling Permits Issued, By Company, Jan 2010 - Sept 2010 21
Figure 14: Barnett Shale, Well Economics, Internal Rate of Return at Different Natural Gas Prices, 2010 22
Figure 15: Barnett Shale, Top Companies by Acreage, 2010 24
Figure 16: Barnett Shale, Major Companies By Production, (bcfe), 2009 25
Figure 17: Barnett Shale, Major Companies By Production, (bcfe), 2010 (Jan-Oct) 26
Figure 18: Barnett Shale Reserves and Production, Devon Energy, MMboe, 2006-2009 27
Figure 19: Barnett Shale Reserves and Production, Chesapeake Energy, Bcfe, 2006-2009 29
Figure 20: Quicksilver Resources, Acreage Position In Barnett Shale, 2010 31
Figure 21: Texas, Map of All Active Pipelines 33
Figure 22: Barnett Shale Play, Merger and Acquisition Activity, 2007-2010 (Q1-Q3) 35