Vine Energy Drills Longest Horizontal Well in State of Louisiana

The well was recently drilled by Vine Energy in Sabine Parish to the Mid-Bossier formation with an estimated lateral of 15,240 ft and total measured depth of 27,520 ft.

Hart Energy Staff

Vine Energy Inc. said Oct. 26 it had completed the drilling phase of the longest onshore horizontal well in the State of Louisiana.

The CHKMIN 20-29-32HC-01 ALT was recently drilled in Sabine Parish to the Mid-Bossier formation with an estimated lateral of 15,240 ft and total measured depth of 27,520 ft. The well was drilled in 35 days and the drilling phase cost approximately $400 per lateral foot, a Vine record for both drilling time and cost, according to a company release.

The well is scheduled for completion in January.

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