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Luff Exploration Co. retained Meagher Energy Advisors for the sale of Williston Basin Waterflood assets in North Dakota’s Bowman County and South Dakota’s Harding County.


  • Operated, shallow-decline, high-margin waterfloods with water supply and disposal system providing additional cash flow.
  • Gross and net daily oil production of 1,490 bbl/d of oil and 1,040 bbl/d of oil respectively (~80% from 15 unitized waterfloods).  Water production approximately 8,000 bbl/d of water from EOR units.
  • July estimated EBITDA of $2.15 million with a 75% profit margin. NTM PDP operating net cash flow of $23 million. Wholly owned midstream contributes $80,000-$90,000/month.
  • 4.604 million bbl net oil PDP reserves representing a 12.1-year R/P ratio. 1P reserves of 5.646 million bbl for a 14.9-year R/P ratio. Near-term declines less than 5.5% for operated waterfloods.
  • 40,000 net acres, including nearly 30,000 net acres in 15 unitized secondary recovery units.  Minimal federal acreage in a favorable regulatory environment.
  • Two ESP installation candidates, five infill drilling and two horizontal re-entries adding incremental 1.042 million bbl net reserves. Tertiary recovery potential with CO₂ miscible flooding utilized in nearby fields.
Meagher Energy Advisors Marketed Map - Luff Exploration Williston Basin Waterflood Assets

Bids are due June 23. The transaction has an effective date of July 1. A purchase and sale agreement is expected to be executed by July 8 with closing by Aug. 29.

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