1 CAPLA . ACRONYMS & ABBREVIATIONS . A A&D: Acquisition & Divestiture A&N: Assignment & Novation Agreement BPO: Before Payout BPP or BPEN: Before Penalty Payout A/P: Accounts Payable BU: Business Unit A/R: Accounts Receivable AA: Administrative Assistant or Assignment Agreement C CAPL: Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen CAPLA : Canadian Association of Petroleum Land AAG: Ancillary Agreement Grazing Lease Administration AB: Alberta CAPP: Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers ABN: Abandon CAPPA: Canadian Association of Petroleum Production Accounting AC: Acre(s) or Atlantic Canada CAV: Caveat ACO: Aboriginal Consultation Office CBM: Coal Bed Methane AENV.
2 The former Alberta Environment (now ESRD). CEP: Coal Exploration Permit AEP: the former Alberta Environmental Protection (now ESRD) CCTS: Commitment/Compliance Tracking System AER: Alberta Energy Regulator CFB: Canadian Forces Base AEUB: the former Alberta Energy and Utilities Board CLS: Conditional Surrender or Conservation Land (now AER) Search AFE(s): Authorization(s) for Expenditure CNC: Consultative Notation Company AGC: Automatic Generation Control CNT: Consultative Notation ALA: Alberta Limitations Act CO&O: Construction, Ownership & Operating Agreement AMI: Area of Mutual Interest; Alberta Mineral Information (Alberta Government) CO2 Carbon Dioxide AMT: Asset Management COLA: Cost of Living Adjustment amt.
3 : Amount COP: Community of Practice AOA: Area Operating Agreement COS: Cost of Service AOE: Area of Exclusion Agreement CR: Crown APEGA: Association of Professional Engineers and CRP: Conservation and Reclamation Plan Geoscientists of Alberta CS: Compressor Station APO: After Payout CSL: Conditional Surrender of Lease APP or APEN: After Penalty Payout CTL: Coniferous Timber License ASGA: Alberta Sand and Gravel Association CTP: Coniferous Timber Permit ASRD: Alberta Sustainable Resource Development CTR: Commercial Trail Riding Permit (now ESRD). CUP: Cultivation Permit ATS: Alberta Township Survey AUC: Alberta Utilities Commission D D&A: Dry and Abandoned D&C: Drilling and Completions B B: bbls: Billion(s).
4 Barrels D56: Directive 56. DCT: Duplicate Certificate of Title bbls/d: barrels per day DDS: Ditital Data Submission (AER). BCH: BC Hydro (British Columbia Utility Company). DFO: Department of Fisheries and Oceans boe: barrels of oil equivalent converting 6 mcf of natural gas to 1 barrel of oil DHOA: Designated Heavy Oil Area (Saskatchewan). boe/d: barrels of oil equivalent per day DHR: Designated Historic Resource CAPLA Canadian Association of Petroleum Land Administration 1. DIR: Directional Well EUB: the former Energy and Utilities Board (now DLS: Dominion Land Survey AER). DND: Department of National Defense EZE Easement DOA: Disposition Operational Approval (similar to TFA).
5 DOE: Department of Energy F FacT: Facilities Tracker (online pipeline tracking system). DOI: Division of Interest FAO: Farmers Advocate Office DOT: Department of Transportation FAQ(S): Frequently Asked Question(s). DRR: Deep Rights Reversion FDL: Farm Development Lease DRR: Document Registration Request Land Titles FDS: Farm Development Sale Form FEE: Fee Simple DRRZD: Deeper Rights Reversion Zone Designation FGL: Forest Grazing License or Lease DRS: Disposition Reservation FH: Freehold DST: Drill Stem Test FI: Farmin DSU: Drill Spacing Unit FLCR: Facility Land Clearance Report DTL: Deciduous Timber License FMA: Forest Management Agreement DTP: Deciduous Timber Permit FMT: Freehold Mineral Tax DWD: Drilling Waste Disposal FNC: First Nations Consultation FO: Farmout E E&P: EAM: Exploration & Production Energy Asset Management FRD: Forestry Road EAP.
6 Enhanced Approval Process (AER). EASE: Easement G G&A: General and Administrative GEO: Geophysical ECA: Ecological Corridor Agreement gj: gigajoule ECM: Enterprise Content Management System GLIMPS: Geographic Land Information Management ECON: Saskatchewan Ministry of the Economy Planning System (formerly LSAS). EDS: Electronic Disposition System (AER) GOR or GORR: Gross Overriding Royalty EFT: Electronic Funds Transfer GPS: Global Positioning System EHS: Environment, Health & Safety GRL: Grazing Lease EIA: Environmental Impact Assessment (Sask) GRP: Grazing Permit EID: Eastern Irrigation District GRR: Provincial Grazing Reserve ENC: Encumbrance EOR: Enhanced Oil Recovery EPAC: Explorer and Producers Association of H Ha: Hectare(s).
7 HAP: Hay Permit Canada HBP: Held by Production EPEA: Environmental Protection and Enhancement HR: Human Resources Act HRG: Heritage Rangeland EPP: Environmental Protection Plan (Sask). HRS: Holding Reservation EPZ: Emergency Planning Zone HRV: Historical Resource Value ERCB: the former Energy Resources Conservation Board (now AER) HST: Harmonized Sales Tax ERR: Ecological Reserve HTML: Hypertext Markup Language ESP: Electrical Submersible Pump HVP: Vapor Pressure Products ESRD: Environment and Sustainable Resource HZ: Horizontal Well Development (Alberta). E-SRP: Electronic Surface Release Package (System). ETS: Electronic Transfer System I ILM: Integrated Land Management INAC: the former Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (now AANDC).
8 2 CAPLA Canadian Association of Petroleum Land Administration IOGC: Indian Oil and Gas Canada ION: Independent Operations Notice M M: thousand, thousands ($M thousands of dollars). M: Meridian ( : W4M). IOP: Individual Ownership Plan m: metre(s). IOS: Industry Operation Standard M&A: Mergers and Acquisitions IRS: Indian Reserve m 3. cubic metres IRWA: International Right-of-Way Association m /d: 3. cubic metres per day ISC: Information Services Corporation (Sask Land Titles) mbbls: thousands of barrels ISP: Industrial Sample Plot mboe: thousands of barrels of oil equivalent mcf: thousand cubic feet J JIB: JDE or JD Edwards: Accounting system Joint Interest Billing mcf/d: thousand cubic feet per day mcfe: thousand cubic feet gas equivalent converting barrel of oil to 6 mcf of natural gas JOA: Joint Operating Agreement mcfe/d: thousand cubic feet of natural gas equivalent JV: Joint Ventures per day JVA: Joint Venture Admin MD: Measured Depth JVA: Joint Venture Agreement MLL: Miscellaneous Lease MLP: Miscellaneous Permit K km: Kilometre(s).
9 Mm: millimetre mmbtu: million british thermal units L LALA: Land Agents Licensing Act LAT: Landscape Analysis Tool (AER). mmcf: million cubic feet mmcf/d: million cubic feet per day LAT: Latitude MME: Metallic Mineral LDR: Land Disposition Request MOA: Memorandum of Agreement LEN: Lien MS: Meter Station Lets: Third Party Agreements ( : crossing MSL: Mineral Surface Lease consent) that are granted to another company; see Takes MTG: Mortgage LF: Loss Factor LIP: LLD: Landowner Information Package Legal Land Description N NAA: Natural Areas NALTA: National Association of Lease and Title Analysts LLR: Licensee Liability Rating NEB: National Energy Board LNG: Liquefied Natural Gas (refrigerated for shipping) NG: Natural Gas LOA: Leave of Absence NGL: Natural Gas Liquids (ethane, propane, butane, isobutane and natural gas).
10 LOA: Letter of Authority NIMBY: Not In My Back Yard LOC: License of Occupation NOA: Notice of Assignment LOI: Letter of Intent NPI: Net Profit Interest LONG: Longitude NTS: National Topographic System LOR: Lessor Royalty NuGATS: General Administration Tracking Tool LOR or LSR: Lessor Royalty LPG: Liquefied Petroleum Gas (propane and butane). LSAS: Land Status Automated System O O&G: OFM: Oil & Gas Oil Field Manager LSD: Legal Subdivision OPAC: Online Permitting and Clearance LTO: Land Titles Office OS: Oilsands LWD: Land Spraying While Drilling OSE: Oilsands Exploration OSL: Oilsands Lease CAPLA Canadian Association of Petroleum Land Administration 3. P P&NG: Petroleum and Natural Gas P&S: Purchase & Sale R R&D: Research and Development RACI: Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, Informed P/L: Pipeline RDR: Reversion of Deep Rights pa: per annum RDS: Roadway PA: Production Accountant or Performance Agreement REA: Rural Electrification Association PAR: Project Approval Request REC: Recreational Lease PASC: Petroleum Accountants Society of Canada RFP: Request for Purchase or Request for Proposal PAZ: Protective Action Zone RGE: Range PBL: Plan Block Lot RI: Royalty Interest PCS: Plan Confirmation Services System (AER) ROE: Right of Entry PDL: Project Description Letter ROFR: Right of First Refusal PET.