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Disposition Opportunities

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  • Barnwell of Canada, Limited
  • Ascensun Oil & Gas Ltd.

Barnwell of Canada, Inc

Barnwell of Canada, Limited (“BOCL” or the “Company”) has initiated a process to divest of the Company’s non-core, largely non-operated, conventional light oil and natural gas assets which averaged ~140 bbl/d and ~350 Mcf/d and generated annualized net operating income of $1.0 million (the “Properties”) to BOCL’s working interest in Q4/2020. The Properties include:

Wood River

  • 21.15% interest in oil-producing Basal Quarts Unit and ~65% working interest in two Leduc oil wells
  • Q4/2020 net production of 80 bbl/d and 54 Mcf/d with $540M of annualized NOI

Medicine River

  • Interest in Cenovus operated Pekisko N Pool Unit which is producing on a gas injection scheme, with ~3.6 MMcf/d of the Unit’s ~4.6 MMcf/d of production being reinjected into the Pekisko Formation
  • Q4/2020 net production to BOCL of 23 bbl/d and 78 Mcf/d with $90M of annualized NOI

Kaybob South

  • 14.35% non-operated interest in four gross horizontal wells producing from the Dunvegan E Pool
  • Q4/2020 net production to BOCL of 16 bbl/d and 39 Mcf/d with $170M of annualized NOI


  • 22% non-operated interest in two producing vertical wells from the Kiskatinaw Formation and 75% operated interest in a single producer from the Baldonnel Formation
  • 8 sections with mineral interests in the Charlie Lake Formation
  • Q4/2020 net production to BOCL of 24 bbl/d and 16 Mcf/d with $150M of annualized NOI


  • Non-operated 11.4% working interest in CNRL operated field which produces natural gas from the McMurray and Grand Rapids Formations
  • Q4/2020 net production to BOCL of 176 Mcf/d with $54M of annualized NOI

Ascensun Oil & Gas Inc.

In August 2020, Ascensun Oil & Gas Ltd. (“Ascensun” or the “Company”) initiated a process to sell all of the Company’s oil and gas properties, which include conventional medium oil-producing assets located around Grand Forks (the “Properties”). The Properties have the following characteristics:

  • June 2020 production of ~170 BOE/d (100% oil) from 20 net producing wells
  • Medium oil (16o to 26o API) from Glauconitic, Sawtooth, Lower Mannville Formations at shallow 850 – 950 metre depth
  • Stable base production profile with sub 10% decline rate
  • ~$1.6 million of net operating income generated in 2019 on 200 BOE/d (~$22/BOE netback)
  • Undercapitalized asset base provides opportunity for low-risk infill drilling and continued development of existing pools
  • 32 MMbbl OOIP identified with 28% recovery factor vs. 40% modeled using petrophysical analysis
  • 32 horizontal locations booked in Grand Forks using vertical well control, seismic data and logs
  • Booked PDP of 0.5 MMbbl with NPV10 (BT) of $8.5 million (Dec. 31, 2019)