AJ Lucas to acquire Riverstone’s interest in Cuadrilla

Lancashire-based shale gas exploration company Cuadrilla Resources confirms that the AJ Lucas Group Limited (AJL) and Cuadrilla Boards have approved the acquisition by AJL of all of Riverstone’s shareholding interest in Cuadrilla. Following this acquisition, AJL’s holding in Cuadrilla will increase from its current level of 47.6% to approximately 93%, with the remainder of the […]

ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING DATA PUBLISHED BY CUADRILLA

Comprehensive environmental data which includes hundreds of thousands of separate air quality readings taken continuously for more than a year has been published by shale gas exploration operator Cuadrilla today. The company, which operates the UK’s most advanced shale gas exploration site in Preston New Road (PNR), near Blackpool, Lancashire, has posted the data on […]

Update – November 22, 2018

We are continuing to test the shale gas exploration well in Preston New Road, Lancashire, and the coiled tubing remains clearly and visibly attached to the coiled tubing tower on site above the well. We have completed a series of smaller fracks along the length of the horizontal well to gather data to assess the […]

CUADRILLA STATEMENT ON POSSIBLE INJUNCTION

“We are aware that a local anti-fracking campaigner has threatened to lodge a request for the Court to issue an  injunction to stop hydraulically fracturing at our Preston New Road shale gas exploration site pending the determination of a Judicial Review (JR) case against Lancashire County Council (LCC).  That JR claim asserts that LCC’s emergency […]

CUADRILLA TO START HYDRAULIC FRACTURING IN LANCASHIRE WITH GAS FLOW RESULTS EXPECTED IN THE NEW YEAR

Cuadrilla expects to start hydraulically fracturing the shale rock around the first of its two horizontal shale gas exploration wells at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire in the next week. The hydraulic fracturing process at Preston New Road will take approximately three months to complete for both exploration wells. The fracturing of the […]