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Lease Sales

Marketed: Gulfport Energy Core Williston Basin Assets

Gulfport Energy retained Eagle River Energy Advisors for the sale of certain ORRI and nonoperated working interest assets and associated lands in the Williston Basin of North Dakota in Dunn, McKenzie, McLean and Mountrail counties.

July 30, 2021

Water Management, System Integrity

Recycling Produced Water in Completed Development Areas

An operator increases produced water recycling and reduces produced water injection via water midstream infrastructure in Midland County.

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts

US Oil, Gas Rig Count Falls for First Week in Eight

Despite this week’s decline, the total rig count was up 237, or 94%, over this time last year, according to Baker Hughes data going back to 1940.

July 30, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Trade, International, Midstream, Construction

Poland’s PGNiG Terminates LNG Deal over Delayed Texas Project

PGNiG, Poland’s biggest gas company, signed a 20-year agreement for LNG supples with Sempra in 2018, as part of its bigger plan to cut reliance on gas imports from Russia.

July 30, 2021

Highlights, Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (July 30, 2021)

A new Walker Ridge discovery in the U.S. Gulf by Chevron plus two more Wolfcamp Shale producers from CrownQuest’s Avogadro prospect in the Permian Basin top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

July 30, 2021

Public Capital, Shale Plays, Acquisitions & Divestitures, Mergers

Spartan Delta Set to Become Largest Montney Producer after Latest Deal

The deal marks a major milestone in Spartan's Montney consolidation strategy and brings the company closer to achieving its previously stated objective of production growth to 100,000 boe/d, says Spartan CEO Fotis Kalantzis.

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas Dist. 7B, 7C, 8, 8A, 9, 10

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

Alabama. Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas RRC Dist. 1, 2, 3, 4., 5, 6, inland, offshore

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

July 30, 2021