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Gas Storage Field--Borchers North


Field name: Borchers North ; Operated by Southwest Gas Storage Co.
Located in: Meade County

Reservoir discovered: 1959 ; Year Activated: 1981 ; Active?: Yes

Storage Type: Depleted Reservoir
Original Contents: Gas ; Original Pressure: 1710 (psig); Original reserves: 70082 (mmcf)

Formation Name: Morrowan
Storage Lithology: Sandstone
Gross Thickness: 20 (feet)
Trap Type: Stratigraphic Trap
Formation Depth Maximum: 5703 ; Minimum: 5460

Injection or Withdrawl Wells: 45
Observation, Pressure Control Wells: 10
Compressor Horsepower: 15000
Pipe Diameter Maximum: 16 ; Minimum 4

Base Gas Volume: 35081 (mmcf)
Maximum Developed Gas Volume: 25990 (mmcf)
Maximum Storage Pressure: 1725 (psig)
Maximum Daily Delverability: 350000 (mcf)
Maximum Designed Daily Volume: (mcf)
Annual Cycling Capability: 1
Undeveloped Capacity: 0 (mmcf)


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Programs Updated Nov. 2004.
General field info courtesy American Gas Association.