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Spacing and Integration Order Bradley Brook Field

The Oil, Gas and Solution Mining Law requires public notice and hearing to implement field-wide spacing and integration rules when necessary to prevent waste, provide greater ultimate recovery of the hydrocarbon resource and protect the correlative rights of all owners, including landowners. Public hearings took place on May 20 and 21, 2004, in Hamilton, NY on the matter of field-wide spacing and integration in the Bradley Brook Field. This field is located in the towns of Eaton and Lebanon, Madison County and produces from the Oneida and Oswego Sandstones.

Operator: Nornew, Inc.
Unit Sizes for Future Wells: 60-160 acres
Minimum Spacing Between Future Wells: 1,800 feet
Distance for Extension Wells: Within 2.5 miles of a well in the Field

Extension Wells and Units

Wedge 2-353 Spacing Unit, established by Order dated January 31, 2005 (PDF) (313 KB)

Commissioner's Order and Related Documents

Commissioner's Decision and Order dated August 25, 2004
Establishes the 39 Spacing Units in Bradley Brook Field and authorizes release of royalties.

Stipulation between NYSDEC and Nornew, Inc. dated April 15, 2004 (PDF) (89 KB)
Sets forth proposed spacing and integration rules for the Field.


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