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Community calendar of events for Aug. 17, 2018
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oil and gas industry
August 14, 2018
North Dakota lawmakers propose oil and gas tax tweaks
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers of the interim Energy Development and Transmission Committee heard proposed adjustments Tuesday to the...
August 14, 2018 - 9:06pm
CEO says Dakota Access Pipeline expansion to be announced soon
BISMARCK—The CEO of Energy Transfer Partners said Monday, Aug. 13, he hopes to announce an expansion of the Dakota Access Pipeline soon....
August 14, 2018 - 5:43pm
August 7, 2018
Valve leak causes brine spill in Williams County
ALAMO, N.D. -- A valve leak caused about 500 barrels, or 21,000 gallons, of brine to spill Monday at a saltwater disposal well in Williams County in far northwest North Dakota, according to a statement released from the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division on Tuesday.
August 7, 2018 - 5:05pm
July 18, 2018
Equipment failure leads to oil, brine spill in far north-central North Dakota
MAXBASS, N.D. -- An equipment failure caused an oil and brine spill on Sunday at a well site in Bottineau County in far north-central North Dakota...
July 18, 2018 - 6:51pm
July 13, 2018
ND oilfields set three new state records
BISMARCK—North Dakota's daily oil production in May broke the previous all-time high set in 2014, but that wasn't the only new record set....
July 13, 2018 - 7:14pm
Tank overflow causes brine, oil spill in northwest ND
KEENE, N.D. -- A brine and oil spill was reported Thursday by Samson Oil and Gas USA Inc., according to the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division....
July 13, 2018 - 4:33pm
July 12, 2018
Appeal challenges refinery air quality permit near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
MEDORA, N.D.—The National Parks Conservation Association and two other groups filed an appeal Thursday, July 12, challenging an air quality permit for an oil refinery proposed near Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The appeal filed in Southwest Judicial District Court challenges...
July 12, 2018 - 9:06pm
July 9, 2018
Officials say cause of fire at ND gas processing plant is still under investigation
WILLISTON, N.D.—The cause of a fire at a gas plant in far northwest North Dakota near the Montana border is under investigation, and it...
July 9, 2018 - 10:06pm
July 7, 2018
Watford City's first oil and gas expo nearly sold out
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—There's not just one potential game-changing strategy in the Bakken, there are several, and they will be talked about in depth at Watford City's first oil and gas show in its new Rough Rider Center, which is nearly sold-out, according to event organizers....
July 7, 2018 - 2:06pm
June 15, 2018
As N.D. oil production nears record, natural gas flaring climbs
BISMARCK—North Dakota oil production jumped 5.4 percent in April to more than 1.2 million barrels per day, coming in just shy of the state's...
June 15, 2018 - 7:28pm
June 12, 2018
Sensors to monitor oil, brine gathering lines coming to ND
BISMARCK—A small sphere no bigger than a golf ball but filled with sensors, the Piper is inserted at one end of an underground pipeline....
June 12, 2018 - 7:19pm
June 8, 2018
Man camps in western ND filling up
WILLISTON, N.D.—The use of Target Lodging's workforce lodging in the Bakken oil field is on the rise, a company official said. "We've seen...
June 8, 2018 - 9:25pm
May 29, 2018
ND pipeline conversion will pump more oil to Dakota Access
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a pipeline conversion project Tuesday, May 29, that will deliver more crude...
May 29, 2018 - 7:23pm
May 27, 2018
ND losing thousands in state tax revenues with unfilled jobs
WILLISTON, N.D.—The jobs bubble in North Dakota has grown much larger than has been reported, but no one is certain how much bigger it's...
May 27, 2018 - 6:38pm
May 22, 2018
Petroleum conference speakers say western ND still sorely in need of workers
BISMARCK—Workforce recruiting has moved to the forefront in western portions of the state, North Dakota Petroleum Council President Ron...
May 22, 2018 - 7:03pm