"Ha! I’ve seen, and may have been in negotiations on some of those deals in the past. In those days, the price of gas was so high that no one cared about the transportation/treating costs. The gathering contracts were…"
My experience is mostly in Harrison and Panola counties in Texas and Western Caddo parish in Louisiana. I have both bought and sold ROW in this area. From 30ft to 150ft ROW’s. Every location is different.…"
"Chesapeake’s gathering, treating, and transportation pipeline contracts are very burdensome(in the range of $0.35/ mmcf). They are a vestige of the massive growth in the early days where takeaway capacity was more important than cost.…"
"That’s a decent size ROW. Definitely worth getting a reputable O@G attorney to review and advise. I’ve seen $500 to $750/ rod (or more) + timber damages for similar sized ROW in Northeast Texas. But location and details…"
Please give some additional details. Specifically, how large a line, multiple lines, distance across the property and terrain in question? As with all things, location and details are the deciding factor. A 4” line…"
"Most of the Arklatex gas is moved East and/or North. Chicago and the Northeast. The legacy takeaway pipelines were constructed before the discovery of the Marcellus and the development of LNG along the Gulf coast. "
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More