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Well Type and Status

Well Type and Status Codes

These are the type and status codes used in our database

     Well Type 

code 

definition 

BDW  Brine Disposal Well
DH  Dry Hole
GAS  Gas
GBD  Gas & Brine Disposal
GC  Gas Condensate
GIW  Gas Injection Well
GS  Gas Storage
LHL  Lost hole
LOC  Location only - not yet completed
LPG  Liquid Petroleum Gas
M  mineral well (any starting with an "M" )
MNB  Mineral Well
OBS  Observation
OIL  Oil
OTH  Other
OTI  Other Injection
WIW  Water Injection Well

     Well Status

code 

definition 

ACT  Active
DC  Drilling Complete
PB  Plugged Back
PLA  Plugging Approved (Properly plugged and site restored)
PLC  Plugging Completed (Plugged but site needs restoration and approval)
PR  Producing
PW  Permitted Well - not yet drilled
SI  Shut In
SUS  Suspended
TA  Temporarily Abandoned
TP  Terminated Permit
WC  Well Complete