UNION PACIFIC EXPANDING AUSTIN CHALK ROLE

Union Pacific Resources Co., Fort Worth, has expanded its leasehold in the Cretaceous Austin chalk trend of South Central Texas with an eye to increasing production and horizontal drilling there. The company plans 120 horizontal chalk Wells as operator and participation in another 20 for all of 1991. It has 15 rigs under contract to drill horizontal wells in the chalk.

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