Hess president: we take long-term view, will continue investments

Greg Hill, president and chief operating officer for Hess Corp., said the company had an extraordinary year for its operational efficiency in 2015. While oil prices will dictate the volume of work for 2016, several investments will be made in 2016.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Continental Resources releases 2016 Bakken plans

Continental Resources intends to invest $322 million into its Bakken operations in 2016. The Oklahoma-based producer will run four drilling rigs throughout its Williston Basin operations. But,...
READ MORE   SHARE    


Keane Group buys Trican’s US assets for $247 million

For $247 million, U.S.-based well completion company Keane Group has added all of the U.S. assets from Canada's Trican Well Services. The move triples Keane's pressure pumping capacity and helps it expand in the U.S.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Proposed BLM oil and gas industry methane regulations criticized

Congressman Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., was among those critical of methane emission regulations proposed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), saying they are aimed at shutting down the nation’s oil and gas industry.
READ MORE   SHARE    

ND approves Dakota Access Pipeline; Iowa to hold more meetings

After the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a siting permit to construct the Dakota Access Pipeline, Iowa remains the last of four states yet grant approval for the $3.78 billion project.
READ MORE   SHARE    


ND oil production gives big boost to state's population

The jobs that drew men and women to the oil fields of western North Dakota has helped boost the state’s population by 84,000 people during the past five years.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Industry Events

DUG Rockies

March 9-11, 2016
Colorado Convention Center
Denver, Colorado

2016 Ark-La-Tex Oilfield Expo

March 30-31, 2016
Shreveport Convention Center
Shreveport, Louisiana

2016 The Bakken Conference & Expo

July 25-27, 2016
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, North Dakota

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC)

August 1-3, 2016
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas

2016 OKC Oilfield Expo

August 17-18, 2016
Cox Convention Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Bakken Jobs

There are no jobs currently available. Check back soon.




308 Second Ave. N., Suite 304 | Grand Forks, ND 58203 | thebakken.com | 866-746-8385

© BBI International 2017