Horizontal Wolfcamp Completion By U.S. Energy Development

Drilling Activity Details


United States

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#1HA Admiral William Halsey Jr.
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Drilling Activity Summary


IHS Markit reported that U.S. Energy Development Corp. has completed its first horizontal Wolfcamp well in the Ford West Field area in Culberson County (RRC Dist. 8), Texas. The #1HA Admiral William Halsey Jr. was tested flowing 4.402 MMcf of gas, 17 bbl of 53-degree-gravity condensate and 1.808 Mbbl of water per day from fracture-stimulated perforations at 7,729-11,994 ft. It was drilled to 12,140 ft on a 643.9-acre Delaware Basin lease in Section 4, Block 109, PSL Survey, A-6637. The lateral has a true vertical depth of 7,471 ft and bottomed about one mile to the south. An initial pilot hole reached 7,900 ft. Gauged on a 50/64-in. choke, the flowing tubing pressure was 515 psi and the shut-in tubing pressure was 640 psi. To the west in the same section, Getzville, N.Y.-based company is underway at #2H Admiral William Halsey Jr.