Bakken Exclusives

cash is king, Bakken, shale, sustain, oil, production, North Dakota, cash flow, Lynn Helms, DMR, Harold Hamm, Continental Resources, Whiting, petroleum, Hess, John Hess, DUC, WTI

In the heart of the Bakken, North Dakota operators are still pumping more than 1 million barrels of oil per day as companies become desperate for cash flow.

Bakken, shale, activity, highlights, Larry Prado, Oasis, petroleum, EOG, QEP, resources, oil, EIA, IHS, drilling, completion, Kraken Operating, Emerald, Williston Basin, North Dakota, Montana, Fort Berthold

Larry Prado, Hart Energy's activity editor, summarizes some of the recent activity in the Bakken Shale from companies including Oasis Petroleum, EOG and QEP Resources.

Schlumberger, Paal Kibsgaard, oil, drilling, technology, hydraulic fracturing, investment

The company plans to produce a new hydraulic fracturing system and a ‘land drilling system of the future.’

Bakken Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Crescent Point Energy1,000,000
DeeThree Exploration200,000
ARC Resources179,200
LGX Oil + Gas167,838
All Top Acreage Holders
CompanyNet Acreage
Continental Resources1,074,000
Whiting Petroleum667,668
Hess Corp.609,000
All Top Acreage Holders