WPX Roars With Three-Mile Well Production

Despite continuing losses driven by low oil prices, WPX Energy came in with barn burner results from a pad of three-mile wells in McKenzie County that averaged 5,700 BOEPD in the third quarter. The highest 24-hour rate was 8,686 BOEPD (84 percent oil) on the Omaha Woman 24-13-12 HD well. “We feel very comfortable in…

Army Corps Ordered To Provide Shut Down Options

Federal Judge James Boasberg, who originally ordered Dakota Access Pipeline to empty all the oil while a 13-month environmental analysis is being made, now wants the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to detail options by the end of the month for resolving the loss of a permit. The environmental permit was originally granted to allow…