2007 Unconventional Resources

Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities

Subcontractor: Utah Geological Survey

Principal Investigator: Thomas Chidsey
Project Number Project Status
07122-45 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Charlotte Schroeder
Participants
Bereskin and Associates; GeoX Consulting; Halliburton Energy Services; Shell International Exploration and Production; Sinclair Oil & Gas; EnCana Oil & Gas; Bill Barrett Corporation; CrownCrest Operating Resources
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
August 6, 2008 May 1, 2012
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$645,917.00 $422,085.00 $223,832.00
Project Objectives

The study will provide basin specific analyses of shale-gas reservoir properties, as has been done for shale-gas reservoirs elsewhere in the U.S., to develop the best local completion practices that can be applied to the emerging Manning Canyon, Delle Phosphatic, and Paradox frontier gas shales.

 

NOTE: Appendices to Final Report listed below, "Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities, 11/13" can be viewed HERE.

RPSEA Project Fact Sheet: Download 359.6 KB
Project Website: Utah Geological Survey - Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources
Reports
File Type Date
Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities ( 1010.7 KB ) Well Database 05/09
Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities ( 43.0 KB ) Technology Status Assessment 11/08
Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities ( 15.6 MB ) Final Report 11/13
Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities ( 47.0 KB ) Bibliography 05/09
Presentations
Title: Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities - 04/09 ( 4.4 MB )
Title: Paleozoic Shale-Gas Resources of the Colorado Plateau and Eastern Great Basin, Utah: Multiple Frontier Exploration Opportunities - 04/10 ( 3.8 MB )
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