Case Background

On May 1, 2017, Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. and 13 affiliated debtors (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors' cases are pending before the Honorable Kevin J. Carey, and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-10949.

Important Information & Dates

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on May 2, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Kevin J. Carey, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, 824 N. Market Street, 5th Floor, Courtroom No. 5, Wilmington, Delaware 19801.  Please click below to view and download the First Day Motions and the First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On May 1, 2017, the Debtors filed Prepackaged Plans of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto. The combined hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement and confirmation of the Plan was held on July 21, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. (ET).  On July 25, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement and Plan and on August 7, 2017, the Plan became effective.



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Hearing Cancelled - Omni...

1:00 p.m. (ET)

Voluntary Petition Date


Effective Date of the Plan


Debtors' Counsel

Shearman & Sterling LLP

599 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY   10022
Phone: 212.848.4000
Fax: 646.848.8174
Douglas P. Bartner, Esq.
Fredric Sosnick, Esq.
Sara Coelho, Esq.
Stephen M. Blank, Esq.

Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

Rodney Square
1000 North King Street
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.571.6600
Fax: 302.571.1253
Pauline K. Morgan, Esq.
Kenneth J. Enos, Esq.
Jaime Luton Chapman, Esq.

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

AP Services, LLC

909 Third Avenue
Suite 3000
New York, NY   10019
Robert Albergotti
Dan Kelsall

AP Services, LLC

1221 McKinney St
Suite 3275
Houston, TX   77010


30 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY   10112

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

844 King Street
Suite 2207
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.573.6491
Fax: 302.573.6497
Mark S. Kenney

United States Bankruptcy Court

District of Delaware
824 Market ST N, 3rd Floor
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.252.2900


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-10949 Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. May 01, 2017
17-10950 Appalachian Water Services, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10951 Badlands Leasing, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10952 Badlands Power Fuels, LLC (DE) May 01, 2017
17-10953 Badlands Power Fuels, LLC (ND) May 01, 2017
17-10954 Heckmann Water Resources Corporation May 01, 2017
17-10955 Heckmann Water Resources (CVR), Inc. May 01, 2017
17-10956 Heckmann Woods Cross, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10957 HEK Water Solutions, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10958 Ideal Oilfield Disposal, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10959 Landtech Enterprises, L.L.C. May 01, 2017
17-10960 NES Water Solutions, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10961 Nuverra Total Solutions, LLC May 01, 2017
17-10962 1960 Well Services, LLC May 01, 2017