HOUSTON, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG)
announced today the successful completion of the Sugarloaf #10-3 well in
Sweetwater County, Wyoming, the Luke #2-1 well in Harper County, Oklahoma, and
the Walters #2-256 well in Lipscomb County, Texas. Production from the three
wells exceeds 2.2 Mmcf of natural gas per day and over 300 barrels of oil per
day, net to Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation.
"These results highlight the ongoing benefit of our continuing
reinvestment with the drill bit," said Ray R. Seegmiller, President and CEO.
"For the year, Cabot Oil & Gas anticipates investing over $80 million in
The Sugarloaf well was turned in-line in early October after reaching a
total depth of 11,700 feet in the Dakota formation. The well currently
produces 250 barrels of oil and 950 Mcf of gas per day on an open choke with
400 psi flowing tubing pressure and shut-in pressure of 1,500 psi. Cabot has
a 100% working interest in the well. An offset well is currently being
The Luke well reached a total depth of 6,000 feet in the Morrow formation
from which it is producing 220 barrels of oil and 750 Mcf of gas per day from
20 feet of pay. Cabot Oil & Gas has a 64% working interest in the well.
The Walters well, which reached a total depth of 11,200 feet to the Lower
Morrow formation, produces 5.1 Mmcf of gas per day from an estimated 50 feet
of net pay. Shut-in tubing pressure on the well is 1,850 psi. Cabot Oil &
Gas has a 23% working interest in the well.
"The Sugarloaf well will help us meet our goal of increasing production in
the Rockies by 15% during the year through our development drilling program,"
explained Seegmiller. "The Luke and Walters wells reaffirm our commitment to
the Anadarko region where we have been drilling for over 60 years. Wells like
these continue to provide long-life predictable cash flows that make this area
attractive for future drilling."
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a leading
domestic independent natural gas producer and marketer with substantial
interests in the Appalachia, Rocky Mountain, and Gulf Coast regions. For
additional information about Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, visit the Company's
homepage at www.cabotog.com.
The statements regarding future financial performance and results and the
other statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are
forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including,
but not limited to, market factors, the market price of natural gas and oil,
results of future drilling and marketing activity, future production and costs
and other factors detailed in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission
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