Two High-volume Marcellus Completions Reported in Wyoming County, Pa.

Drilling Activity Details


United States

Post Date
Shore Type
Well Name
#1HC Ruth, #2HC Ruth
Geo Coordinate

Drilling Activity Summary


In the Mehoopany Field portion of Wyoming County, Pa., Chesapeake Operating Inc. completed two Marcellus Shale wells drilled from a drill pad in Section 9, Auburn Centre 7.5 Quad, Meshoppen Township. The #1HC Ruth was drilled to 19,873 ft with a true vertical depth of 7,408 ft. According to IHS Markit, it was tested initially flowing 63.271 MMcf of gas per day from perforations at 7,932-19,691 ft after 48-stage fracturing. The #2HC Ruth flowed 71.717 MMcf of gas per day. Production is from perforations at 7,743-19,774 ft after 80-stage fracturing.