Due Diligence

Niven Fischer, A Sproule Company offers due diligence services to operators in support of acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures and farmins and to lenders in support of financings.  Our due diligence services are tailored to meet our client's needs and can include all or any of the following:
  • Area Overview - producing zones, drilling activity, type curves
  • Reserves - audit of third party or company engineering report
  • Liabilities - Liability Management Ratio calculations, Licensee Liability Rating deposit requirements, outstanding orders, spills and abandonment and reclamation
  • Operations - site inspections, operator interviews and environmental assessments
  • Land - mineral leases, contracts, JV agreements, surface leases and title review
  • Upside Evaluations - geological reviews, seismic integration, analogies and economics
  • Financial - capital committed, capital structure, reporting, general and administrative costs and cash flow projections
  • Corporate - management, business plan and legal