Inside Issue September 2014


The New Service Model

BY The Bakken magazine staff By adapting to the Bakken, these businesses, consultants and services are thriving. The common theme for each service is linked to safety, innovation and efficiency. READ MORE

The Bakken's Airspace

BY The Bakken magazine staff The view from above reveals the role of private jet services and Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bakken workforce crews, pipeline management teams. READ MORE

Tribal-Based Exploration

BY Emily AasandMissouri River Resources looks to become the first tribal-owned and operated Bakken exploration and production company led by an oil industry veteran. READ MORE


Q&A with Brent Brannan

BY Luke GeiverBrent Brannan, director of North Dakota Oil and Gas Research Program, talks about recent projects funded by the N.D. OGR program and how they could impact the state's future. READ MORE

Automating Crude Movement

BY Patrick C. MillerWhether it's pumping Bakken crude through a pipeline, sending farm machinery down an assembly line or filling single-serving food containers, JDP Automation has shown how the oil and gas industry can use software to move product. READ MORE

North American Shale News

SM Energy Makes Historic $330M Purchase

BY The Bakken magazine staff

Record Q2 For E&Ps

BY The Bakken magazine staff