The number of drilling permits issued this week by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission shows no slowdown in exploration.
The wells will be drilled at a site about 3 miles southeast of the city of El Reno.
Continental Resources received a permit for a Carter County well. The GALLAWAY #2-8-7-6XHM will be at a site about 6 miles north of Healdton.
The Oklahoma City company also has permits to drill two wells on a single pad in Garvin County. The RCL #4-19-30-31XHW and the RCL #3-19-30-31XHW will be located about 6 miles west of the town of Purdy.
Ovintiv Mid-Continent Inc. received permits for three wells to be drilled on a single pad. The PATRICIA ANN 0304 #2H-28,
PATRICIA ANN 0304 #3H-28 and the PATRICIA ANN 0304 #1H-28 will be drilled at a site several miles southwest of Purdy.
A Kay County permit was awarded Truevine Operating LLC. It will drill the STATE #2-36 which will be located about 3 miles northwest of Ponca City.
In Major County, Rox Exploration Inc. will drill the SAVANNAH #1-24H, a site about 4 miles due north of the city of Okeene.
Phoenix Midstream LLC received a McClain County permit to drill the BLANCHARD SWD #2, a site about 2 miles north of the city of Blanchard.