DUG Eagle Ford: Getting Gas From Great Rock

As one of the top oil-producing basins in the U.S., it’s easy to understand the ongoing chatter about the Eagle Ford. But there’s hardly any mention of its gas fairway. Some chalk it up to natural gas’ bad reputation while others believe the region is being overlooked.

Fortunately, a select few are returning to the basin to sift through the dirt and discover what the strata has to offer—all equipt with modernized strategies and technologies. 

“People always wonder why we are here, …” said John Thaeler, CEO of Vitruvian Exploration LLC, while speaking as part of an operators panel at Hart Energy’s DUG Eagle Ford conference and exhibition. “This is great rock.”