ND leads lawsuit against EPA water rule

North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem joined twelve other states in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over the EPA's new water ruling.
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WPX ramps up activity in Bakken

In the second half of 2015, WPX Energy plans to increase activity in the Williston Basin by resuming completions and increasing its rig count from one to three—adding a second rig in August and a third in November.
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Fitch Ratings: Railcar phase-out process will be costly

New regulations for railcars transporting crude oil will be costly for railcar manufacturers and lessors given their short implementation timeframes, finds Fitch Ratings. Low crude prices could also hinder available funds.
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Q&A: ND summer infrastructure update

Q&A with Grant Levi, North Dakota director of the Department of Transportation, on this summer's main Bakken infrastructure projects planned or underway.
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Wild Well expands training capabilities with new program

Houston-based Wild Well Control Inc. has introduced a new certification program offering an action-oriented training curricula that includes team and individual well control simulator exercises. Wild Well has worked with several Bakken operators.
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Q&A: ND’s record breaking Bakken gas, plastics project update

Badlands NGL LLC has proposed the largest project investment in North Dakota history. The project, valued at $4 billion, will be discussed later this summer at a Bakken event.
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Industry Events

The Bakken Conference & Expo

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

The Bakken's Backbone Seminar

July 27-27, 2015
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, North Dakota

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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