Ward County, Texas, Wolfcamp Completion Results Announced by WPX Energy

Drilling Activity Details


United States

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#5H University Lands Cathedral 1516-17 E
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Drilling Activity Summary


A Phantom Field discovery was announced by WPX Energy in Ward County (RRC Dist. 8), Texas. The #5H University Lands Cathedral 1516-17 E is in University Lands Survey, A-U53. The Wolfcamp producer was tested flowing 622 bbl of 38° API oil, with 679,000 cu ft of gas and 109 bbl of water per day. It was drilled to 22,125 ft and the true vertical depth is 11,908 ft. Gauged on a 24/64-inch choke, the flowing tubing pressure was 2,672 psi and the flowing casing pressure was 2,422 psi. Production is from perforations at 12,201-22,077 ft. WPX was acquired by Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy in a transaction that closed in January 2021.