Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Niobrara Shale Play – the next Bakken?

The Niobrara shale formation extends across northeastern Colorado, northwestern Kansas, southwestern Nebraska and southeastern Wyoming.  The play ranges in thickness from 275-400 feet deep, with three primary carbonate-rich benches that average 10-25 feet thick with 5-10% porosity.

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Ultra-Deepwater Drilling on the Rise

By Chris Sutton – Partner, Clover Global Solutions, LP According to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), “ultra-deepwater” generally refers to drilling at depths of 5,000 feet and beyond.  As new technology is allowing for drilling at greater depths, … Continue reading

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