Oil and gas contributes $30.4 billion, 60,000 jobs to N.D.

The oil and gas industry contributed more than $30.4 billion to North Dakota's economy and created nearly 60,000 direct and indirect jobs for the state in 2011.
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Pipeline director talks trends in pipeline capacity, flaring

Rail and gas gathering takeaway capacity are two positive stories happening in the Bakken, according to Justin Kringstad, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority.
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CEO on Power Fuels: liquid transport service exceeded expectation

A Bakken-based liquids transportation company has exceeded the expectations of its executive team during fiscal year 2012.
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Williston UPS offers Bakken franchisee perspective

Teresa Jorgenson cashed out her teacher retirement in July 2011 to pursue a UPS Store franchise in Williston, N.D. After nearly two months of operations, she shares her experience about opening a franchise in the Bakken.
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Retail plaza construction in Watford City, N.D. underway

The commercial real estate expansion of Watford City, N.D., just received another huge boost. Oppidan Investment Co., a national commercial real estate developer based in Minneapolis, recently broke ground on a retail plaza.
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Norstra energy expanding from Kansas to N.D., Mont., oil play

Norstra Energy Inc., is expanding its oil and gas exploration efforts from Kansas to the Bakken formation in North Dakota and Montana.
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Watford City subdivision shows unique collaboration

Construction of a 502-person subdivision in Watford City, N.D., could start this spring following a collaborative effort between city officials, planners and a few sit-downs at the kitchen table.
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Industry Events

International Biomass
Conference & Expo

April 8-10, 2013
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

21st Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

April 30-2, 2013
Evraz Place
Regina, Saskatchewan

14th Annual Energy Exposition and Symposium

June 5-6, 2013
Wyoming Center CAM-PLEX
Gillette, Wyoming

North American Prospect Expo

August 14-16, 2013
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

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