Zinke issues order to streamline federal permitting process

Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has issued an order aimed at speeding up the processing of applications for drilling permits on federal lands. Early this year, the Bureau of Land Management reported 2,800 permits pending.
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Unimin plans West Texas sand plant to serve Permian Basin

The largest proppant supplier to the oil and gas industry plans to build a regional sand processing plant in West Texas to support activity in the Permian Basin. Unimin Corp. expects the 5-million-ton-per-year plant to be ready by early 2018.
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LINN, Citizen merge to form major SCOOP/STACK pure play E&P

The SCOOP/STACK shale play of Oklahoma has brought two exploration and production firms together. In a consolidation effort that includes 70,000 net acres from each company, LINN Energy Inc. and Citizen Energy II have formed Roan Resources.
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Bruin buys Bakken assets from Halcon for $1.4 billion

Money is moving back into the Bakken. Through a transaction valued at $1.4 billion, Bruin Exploration & Production Co. has agreed to acquire Halcon Resources' operated Williston Basin oil and gas assets.
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2017 Bakken oil conference begins next week

The 3rd Annual Bakken Conference & Expo will begin Monday, July 17th at the Bismarck Events Center in Bismarck, North Dakota. The event is expected to draw several hundred Bakken-focused professionals to the three-day gathering.
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Baker Hughes and GE finalize merger deal

A merger transaction combining GE’s oil and gas business with Baker Hughes has created a new company—BHGE—that GE says is the world’s first company bringing together equipment, services and digital solutions across the entire industry.
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The Bakken Conference & Expo

July 17-19, 2017
Bismarck Event Center
Bismarck, North Dakota

Summer NAPE

August 16-17, 2017
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

DUG Eagle Ford

August 29-31, 2017
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas





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