Whiting's completion manager details Bakken refrack plans

New hydraulic fracturing technologies and techniques deployed in the Bakken are increasing the estimated ultimate recovery rates for both new and previously drilled and completed wells. Whiting started a refrack program in 2016.
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ND state archaeologist finds no damage to tribal sites

North Dakota's state archaeologist found no damage to tribal burial sites after inspecting an area graded for the Dakota Access Pipeline. Work on a section of the pipeline remains stalled as federal agencies plan to hold consultations with tribes.
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Continental president outlines past, present, future of Bakken

The Bakken has become the template for developing tight oil plays, according to Jack Stark, president and COO of Continental Resources. Stark recently explained the operator's past, present and future in the Bakken.
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Energy, infrastructure should be part of presidential debates

Energy and infrastructure development play a key role in the U.S. economy, which is why two organizations say Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump should discuss the topics during their upcoming presidential debates.
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North Dakota’s world-class core library receives major upgrade

The Wilson M. Laird Core and Sample Library, which played a major role in North Dakota's oil development, has expanded and is ready for the future. Dignitaries gathered in Grand Forks on Monday to dedicate the much-improved facility.
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Bakken-linked pipeline developer invests $760 million in Permian

Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. will spend $760 million to acquire a crude oil gathering and transport system located in the Permian Basin. Sunoco Logistics is connected to DAPL developer Energy Transfer Partners.
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