ARO and A&D – Know when to hold ’em, know when to run

March 5, 2019

For the cautious money that has been sitting on the sidelines these past few years, 2019 may be a year of opportunity. But cautious money being well, cautious, will want to do a full analysis of the potential Asset Retirement Obligation (ARO) risks associated with any transaction.

Celebrating Canadian E&P accomplishments in the last year: Drilling Top Tens for 2018

February 26, 2019

Canada’s energy industry is not only the most carefully managed, regulated, and environmentally responsible in the world, it’s also one of the most innovative.

Word to the Wise: Can corporate ARO affect your liability insurance?

February 19, 2019

This week’s Wednesday Word to the Wise is by XI’s QA and Support Specialist, Kathy, who also happens to hold […]

Word to the Wise: Lack of critical mass could drive junior divestitures in 2019

February 13, 2019

This week’s Wednesday Word to the Wise explores the potential for increased divestiture activity in 2019 as Canadian Juniors deal […]

How raw data becomes XI enhanced data

February 7, 2019

Here at XI, we are very proud of the quality of our data and the applications that our clients value […]

Word to the Wise: How to solve the problem of incomplete STICK diagram information

February 6, 2019

In 2018, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) published a list of the “Five Most Common Noncompliances in Ten Inspection Categories”. […]

Word to the Wise: Potential impacts of the Redwater decision.

January 30, 2019

With a Supreme Court of Canada ruling in the Redwater case anticipated this week, let’s look at what a decision […]

Word to the Wise: How drilling companies can benchmark to win more business

January 23, 2019

In this week’s Word to the Wise, we look at how drilling companies can differentiate themselves by their benchmarking performance […]

Word to the Wise: New estimate pegs oil and gas liabilities at over $59 billion for western provinces.

January 16, 2019

A number of clients have asked if we could utilize XI’s ARO Manager data and cost model to do a […]

Word to the Wise: As many as 239 E&P companies could boost cashflow by almost $0.94/BOE. Is yours one of them?

January 9, 2019

In a recent article, XI Technologies showed that as many as 239 Alberta E&P companies could be eligible for an LMR […]