Operator to join Arkoma Fayetteville shale gas play

08/01/2005
Another operator plans to spud its first well in the Arkoma basin Mississippian Fayetteville shale gas play in September.Chesapeake Energy Corp., Oklahoma City, said earlier this year that it had acquired 250,000 prospective acres in the Hartshorne coal and the Caney, Woodford, and Fayetteville shale plays in the Arkoma basin (OGJ Online, Feb. 22, 2005).The company said in June that it has amassed 190,000 acres in the Fayetteville shale play alone and plans to spud its first well in September but has given no location details.Meanwhile, Panhandle Royalty Co., Oklahoma City, said July 19 that it had leased 9,000 net acres of nonproducing minerals in Arkansas for $2.024 million.Panhandle Ro...
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