Full Name

2009 Unconventional Resources

Cretaceous Mancos Shale Uinta Basin, Utah: Resource Potential and Best Practices for an Emerging Shale Gas Play

Subcontractor: Utah Geological Survey

Principal Investigator: Robert Ressetar
Project Number Project Status
09122-07 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Skip Pratt
The University of Utah; Halliburton Energy Service
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
October 20, 2010 June 15, 2015
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$1,355,057.00 $1,073,189.00 $271,028.00
Project Objectives

The objective of this research is to improve the understanding of the Mancos Shale play in Utah, specifically preferred target intervals and the best drilling, completion, and production strategies.


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