"They have turned in the 'Well Record Only' reports so they are waiting for RRC to approve all the paperwork & assign Lease ID numbers. Then they will turn the well on and do an IP test. No production reported thru December."
Can you tell me if XTO has fracked the Hilltoppers-Banana Slugs Alloc # H2 and the Hilltoppers-Banana Slugs
Alloc. #B2 ??? Drilling of these two wells reached total depth in July and September of 2018."
"Update: there was -0- production reported from Thundering Herd (SL) DU #1SL, lease ID #264547 in July. The wells are still on the proration schedule but have status as 14B Denied. When I look at the lease detail in the permit query there is a note…"
"Just a guess, but things might be buttoned up like that to allow enough space for the fracking equipment. Event though its dry gas, the produced water recovered after flowback needs somewhere to go, hence the tank batteries. "
"Interesting. Has there been a tank battery there always? Why is that needed on a dry gas well? I find that confusing but, then, I have no technical expertise on this topic, either. Maybe someone else will enlighten me.
The two "Herd" wells…"
"Yes, jffree1, Thanks that's the one I am talking about. We noticed that it appears that the tank batteries, separators, and basically all the equipment has been removed and the flanges have been capped on the feed to the…"
"They could have just completed the Banana Slugs #B 1. That well is on the same pad with Thundering Herd DU #1H & #1HB and Banana Slugs DU #1H. Is that the pad you are talking about? It's on the left side of 1196 (heading north)…"
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