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Plug & Abandonment

P&G’s Guide to P&A

5 Reasons Why Not Plugging Your Abandoned Well Today Will Cost You Tomorrow

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Plugging By The Numbers

From the number of abandoned wells across the country to the price for not plugging, the numbers are staggering.

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See why P&G is one of the leading plug and abandonment companies in the country

P&G offers a wide range of capabilities to serve a diverse set of plug and abandonment (P&A) requirements in the region. Exploration companies and state governments are suffering the same ailment: how to plug wells quickly, safely, and inexpensively.

P&G Knows P&A

The expertise and tools required for P&A of conventional wells are drastically different from those required for first-generation shale gas wells that now require decommissioning. The contractor market remains fragmented and likewise unable to meet demand cost-effectively. Most significantly, pressure to plug more wells for less money has created a culture of shortcuts and unsafe work practices.

This is why P&G is the contractor of choice for dozens of clients undertaking P&A projects.


The Turnkey Model

P&G’s solution to many of the problems facing clients lies in its turnkey model of plug and abandonment project management. Hidden costs are eliminated by setting a not-to-exceed ceiling. The project is managed more efficiently as subcontractor use is minimized or eliminated.

Start-to-finish project oversight allows information to be freely shared from one responsible party to the next. By combining all this with a culture of safety and environmental stewardship, we solve the most difficult problems facing clients in the United States today.



Listed below are a handful of P&G’s capabilities that allow us to thrive in this segment:

  • 20 available service rigs
    • Capable of pulling hookloads of 300,000 lb. (learn more »)
    • Able to clean out wells with little to no casing integrity (learn more »)
    • P&A experience on hundreds of conventional and unconventional wells throughout New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia
  • Cementing services on call
    • Chassis mounted cement pump units
    • 2,000 sack bulk cement on location
    • 24/7 customer support
  • Assets for pad construction and reclamation
  • Permitted waste hauling capable of handling liquid, solid, and hazardous materials
  • Mud pumps for reverse circulation during well intervention
  • Blowout preventers (BOPs), lubricators, and other well control equipment


Interested in learning how P&G can help with P&A?

Get in touch with Plants & Goodwin today.