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Marginal wells and fields are stripper wells and fields operating near their economic limits or with development not meeting a company’s economic or risk criteria.Although no one wants to produce properties at a loss, what is considered an acceptable risk or profitable property varies considerably between operators of considerably varying size. Government-owned companies have their own sets of economic parameters to determine what is marginal.Whatever the threshold, a key to developing and keeping a marginal property on stream is proximity to infrastructure.Stripper wellsThe first article in the special report on marginal production, p. 43, discusses the Interstate Oil and Gas Compa...

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