Entry Strategy for U.S. Market
A major NOC (national oil company) asked our consultants to help it develop a strategy for entering the U.S. market. Our support included assessing the future market environment and the competitive landscape; identifying opportunities across the oil & gas value chain; crafting the entry strategy and related initiatives; and developing a migration plan for expanding on the company's initial market position.
Shale Play Production and EUR Forecasts
A major institutional buyside investment management firm asked Stratas Advisors to complete a detailed well count forecast by expected location (EUR type curve) with an EUR value for eight publicly traded companies in three key active U.S. shale plays: the Bakken, Eagle Ford and Permian Basin. We fulfilled the request and offered an independent assessment of hydrocarbon production by quarter to 2020.
Rail / Rail Services Market Outlook
As part of a different consulting engagement, Stratas Advisors characterized the unconventional market for commodities delivered by rail to and from a particular region. Our forecast covered the demand through 2020 for drilling inventories and well count, depth and lateral lengths, staging of fracturing laterals, sand consumption, piping needs, liquids takeaway by pipeline and rail logistics, and related facets of the emerging rail market in the U.S. unconventional oil and gas industry.
Global Middle Distillate Outlook
Stratas Advisors characterized global and regional markets for diesel and middle distillate and developed market forecasts distinguished by sulfur content and demand sectors. Our assessment allowed our client to align its capital program with the opportunities associated with the future market requirements.