HEARING DOCKET: October 2007    
FINAL
09/05/2007
           
Docket
Number
Cause Applicant/Attorney
or Representative
Application
Received
Field
Formation
County
Matter Remarks
0708-SP-25 139 PetroHunter Co./
Craig R. Carver
07/06/2007 Parachute
Williams Fork
Garfield
Request for an order to establish 40-acre drilling and spacing units for certain lands in Section 34, Township 7 South, Range 96 West, 6th P.M. and in Sections 3 and 4, Township 8 South, Range 96 West, 6th P.M., allow increased well density, and modify well location setbacks. Continued from August
0706-UP-11 9 DJ Resources, Inc./
Barry W. Spector
04/20/2007 Walker
"O" Sand and "J" Sand
Logan
Request for an order to establish 40-acre drilling and spacing units for certain lands in Sections 23 through 26 of Township 11 North, Range 53 West, 6th P.M. and  to pool all nonconsenting interests in the 40-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the NE NW of said Section 26.  Protest filed by Linear Energy Management

Continued from June, July and August
0706-UP-16 530 Samson Resources Co./
Susan Aldridge/ Michael J. Wozniak
04/20/2007 Shell Creek Unit
Baxter/Nugget
Moffat
Request for an order to establish a 640-acre drilling and spacing unit for certain lands in Township 12 North, Range 99 West, 6th P.M., and to pool all nonconsenting interests in said unit, for the proposed Shell Creek Unit 24-26 3R Well.  Continued from June, July and August
0708-UP-24 407 Great Western Oil and Gas Co./
Michael J. Morgan
07/06/2007 Wattenberg
Codell/Niobrara
Weld
Request for an order to establish a 160-acre drilling and spacing unit in the NE of Section 26, Township 6 North, Range 67 West, 6th P.M.,  and to pool all nonconsenting interests in said unit for the drilling of the Great Western 26-51 Well, and to pool all nonconsenting interests in the 80-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the W NE of said Section 26 for the drilling of the Great Western 26-31 and Great Western 26-32 Wells.  Protests filed by Penne Powers and Judith P. Jenny

Continued from August
0708-SP-21 191 Dolphin Energy Corp./
Stephen J. Sullivan
07/06/2007 Mamm Creek
Iles
Garfield
Request for an order to establish a 40-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the NE SE of Section 16, Township 6 South, Range 92 West, 6th P.M., and allow the equivalent of one (1) well per 10 acres, with the permitted well to be located no closer than 100 feet from the outside boundary.  Continued from August
0710-UP-27 112 BP America Prod. Co./
Michael J. Wozniak/ Susan L. Aldridge
07/06/2007 Ignacio-Blanco
Fruitland Coal
La Plata
Request to pool all nonconsenting interests in the 320-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the N of Section 29, Township 34 North, Range 7 West, N.M.P.M. 112-207
0710-UP-28 112 BP America Prod. Co./
Michael J. Wozniak/ Susan L. Aldridge
07/06/2007 Ignacio-Blanco
Fruitland Coal
La Plata
Request to pool all nonconsenting interests in the 320-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the S of Section 29, Township 34 North, Range 7 West, N.M.P.M. Withdrawn
0710-SP-29 191 Antero Resources Piceance Corp./
William A. Keefe
07/27/2007 Mamm Creek
Williams Fork/Iles
Garfield
Request for an order to establish an approximate 48.55-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of Lot 1 of Section 19, Township 6 South, Range 92 West, 6th P.M., with the permitted well to be located no closer than 100 feet from the outside boundary.  191-53
0710-EX-08 112 Williams Production Co./
William A. Keefe
07/27/2007 Ignacio-Blanco
Mesaverde
La Plata
Request for an order allowing an exception to the permitted location in Order No. 112-46 for the drilling of the relocated Bondad 33-9 #5A Well to be drilled in the SE 1170 feet FSL and 420 feet FEL in Section 3, Township 33 North, Range 9 West, N.M P.M.  Continued to November
0710-SP-26 510 Williams Production RMT Co./
William A. Keefe
08/08/2007 Grand Valley
Mesaverde
Garfield
Request for an order to establish a 160-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the N S of Section 26, Township 7 South, Range 96 West, 6th P.M., and allow the equivalent of one (1) well per 10 acres, with the permitted well to be located no closer than 100 feet from the outside boundary.  510-37
0710-SP-27 510 Williams Production RMT Co./
William A. Keefe
08/08/2007 Grand Valley
Mesaverde
Garfield
Request for an order to establish a 40-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the SW SW of Section 26, Township 7 South, Range 96 West, 6th P.M., and allow the equivalent of one (1) well per 10 acres, with the permitted well to be located no closer than 100 feet from the outside boundary.  510-38
0710-SP-28 510 Williams Production RMT Co./
William A. Keefe
08/08/2007 Grand Valley
Mesaverde
Garfield
Request for an order to establish a 80-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the W NW of Section 35, Township 7 South, Range 96 West, 6th P.M., and allow the equivalent of one (1) well per 10 acres, with the permitted well to be located no closer than 100 feet from the outside boundary.  510-39
0710-SP-30 527 Whiting Oil and Gas Corp./
William A. Keefe
08/08/2007 Sulphur Creek
Iles/Sego
Rio Blanco
Request for an order to allow the permitted well to be located no closer than 100 feet for the Iles and Sego Formations, from the outside boundary in the NE NE of Section 27, Township 2 South, Range 98 West, 6th P.M. 527-5
0710-AW-22 112 Chevron USA Inc. and Four Star Oil & Gas Co./
William A. Keefe
08/09/2007 Ignacio-Blanco
Fruitland Coal
La Plata
Request for an order to allow 2 additional wells for a total of 4 in the 320-acre drilling and spacing units in certain lands in Townships 33 and 34 North, Ranges 9 and 10 West, N.M.P.M., with the permitted well to be located no closer than 660 feet from the outer unit boundary.  112-208
0710-EX-06 315 Rosetta Resources. Inc./
Susan L. Aldridge/Michael J. Wozniak
08/10/2007 Vernon
Niobrara
Yuma
Request for an order allowing an exception to the permitted location of 2,055 feet FWL and 1,945 feet FSL in Section 24, Township 1 South, Range 44 West, 6th P.M. for the drilling of the proposed Zwirn 24-11 Well. 315-9
0710-EX-07 315 Rosetta Resources. Inc./
Susan L. Aldridge/Michael J. Wozniak
08/10/2007 Vernon
Niobrara
Yuma
Request for an order allowing an exception to the permitted location of 1975 feet FNL and 660 feet FEL in Section 23, Township 1 South, Range 44 West, 6th P.M. for the drilling of the proposed Allison 23-8 Well.  315-10
0710-OV-06 1V Staff Recommendation 08/10/2007
Weld
AOC-Failure by Unioil, Inc. to comply with Rule 206., failure to provide accurate and complete reports; and  Rule 306., for failure to confirm that surface owner consultation had been completed or waived before submittal of an APD for approval for the Zeiler 23-7U Well located in the NE SW of Section 7, Township 5 North, Range 67 West, 6th P.M. 1V-312
0710-OV-07 1V Staff Recommendation 008/10/2007
Weld
AOC-Failure by Unioil, Inc. to comply with Rule 206., failure to provide accurate and complete reports; and  Rule 306., for failure to confirm that surface owner consultation had been completed or waived before submittal of an APD for approval for the Zeiler 24-7U Well located in the SE SW of Section 7, Township 5 North, Range 67 West, 6th P.M. 1V-313
0710-OV-08 1V Staff Recommendation 08/10/2007
Weld
AOC-Failure by Unioil, Inc. to comply with Rule 206., failure to provide accurate and complete reports; and  Rule 306., for failure to confirm that surface owner consultation had been completed or waived before submittal of an APD for approval for the Zeiler 13-7U Well located in the NW SW of Section 7, Township 5 North, Range 67 West, 6th P.M. 1V-314