Bakken production dips, major well completion increase in June

According to the DMR, June will have a high number of well completions not only because of the wells nearing their one-year deadline. The large tax trigger should influence many well completions in June as well.
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NTSB recommends tougher standards for rail tank cars

The chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is recommending tougher standards for rail tank cars carrying crude and ethanol, saying “We can’t wait a decade for safer rail cars.”
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PHMSA makes $2M available for Pipeline Safety Solutions

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced that the U.S DOT's PHMSA is offering $2 million in funding to universities to research pipeline safety solutions. The amount is more than twice what was awarded to schools last year.
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Dealing With Rig Decline

Drilling product providers and consultants share insight on rig activity slowdown and how their respective approaches have put more focus on internal operations.
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Navigating Bakken Data

Born of the frack sand business, Navport’s new downhole information service ushers in a new way to track Williston Basin activity, giving unique data sets to everyone from investors to energy service firms.
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When we become Big Oil

For many of us growing up in Small Town, North Dakota, the opportunities for staying in your hometown after high school or college were once fairly limited, but oil and gas development has changed that.
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2015 Alliance Expo and Annual Meeting

April 21-22, 2015
MPEC Wichita Falls
Wichita Falls, Texas

Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

April 28-30, 2015
Evraz Place
Regina, Saskatchewan

2nd Oil and Gas Transportation Canada Summit

May 25-27, 2015

Calgary, Alberta

The Bakken Conference & Expo

July 27-29, 2015
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, ND

NAPE Houston

August 19-20, 2015
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

OilComm Conference & Exposition

November 4-6, 2015
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

Executive Oil Conference

November 9-10, 2015
Midland County Horseshoe Arena & Pavilion
Midland, Texas

NAPE Denver

December 9-10, 2015
Colorado Convention Center
Denver, Colorado

Houston Oilfield Expo

December 9-10, 2015
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

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