Leaning In The Right Direction

Even before oil prices took a nosedive that sent shock waves through the U.S. oil and gas industry, Hess Corp. was on the road to improving efficiencies and cutting costs in its Bakken operations.Hess Corp. uses lean manufacturing principles.
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2015 Bakken event hosting industry experts, major energy firms

With more than half of presentations being delivered by presidents, CEOs, or directors, the 2015 agenda features more than 70 technical presentations covering the latest innovations and developments in shale oil extraction.
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Dignitaries, private industry break ground on UND energy complex

The next great petroleum engineering breakthrough could someday be linked to a University of North Dakota parking lot. UND's College of Engineering & Mines officially broke ground on its energy complex with dignitaries and private industry on hand.
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Enhanced completions position Whiting for profitable 2015

Despite the ebb and flow of oil prices, Whiting is on track to see a seven percent 2015 production growth over 2014, which has also caused the company to increase its 2015 capital budget.
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LPP Combustion to field test its gas capture technology

LPP Combustion has signed an agreement with the Houston Advanced Research Center Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems program to establish a field trial aimed at demonstrating and evaluating LPP's gas capture and power generation system.
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Bakken refinery developers create JV, focus on Berthold

Quantum Energy Inc., a Bakken-focused refinery developer, and Native Son Holdings LLC have announced their intent to form a joint venture for the construction and operations of a 40,000 barrel per day refinery in Berthold, North Dakota.
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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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