Train derailment puts Bakken crude, railway safety in spotlight

North Dakota's political leaders have met with representatives from BNSF to discuss railway safety following a train derailment and crash involving a train moving Bakken crude. Several other groups have issued statements stemming from the incident.
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PSC permits 38-mile oil pipeline in western ND

The North Dakota Public Service Commission has approved a pipeline siting permit for the Bakken Oil Express 16-inch crude oil pipeline between Killdeer and Dickinson, N.D.
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Savage expands Bakken transloading, adds crude-by-truck

Savage has announced expanded service offerings at its terminals located in Uinta Basin and in the Williston Basin to include crude transportation via truck.
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In PLAY: The Other Geologists

Geologists don't have to work at finding oil in the Williston Basin. Citadel Energy's recent hires prove that in the Bakken, there is opportunity for geologists well-versed in saltwater disposal.
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Safety alert issued on Bakken crude

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is issuing this safety alert to notify the general public, emergency responders and shippers and carriers that Bakken crude may be more flammable than traditional heavy crude oil.
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A Pipeline Blueprint

To build an 80-mile lateral capable of moving NGLs from Tioga, N.D., to Sherwood, N.D., the Alliance Pipeline team used state-of-the-art steel and drilling technologies during extreme conditions.
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Industry Events

Bakken Product Markets & Takeaway Capacity Congress

January 29-30, 2014
The Ritz-Carlton, Denver
Denver, Colorado

The Bakken | Three Forks Shale Oil Innovation Conference & Expo

February 10-12, 2014
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, North Dakota

Building Business in the Bakken

February 10-10, 2014
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, North Dakota

Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

May 20-24, 2014
Bismarck Civic Center
Bismarck, North Dakota

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