Drought, environmental regulation and the heavy reliance on fresh water are prompting big industrial companies, from...
Feb 12 2014, 2:22am CST
Source: Cision Wire
By adding innovative liquid flow computers and software for oil and gas applications, ABB boosts its offering in smart metering and control for custody transfer of oil and gas between operators.
Zurich, Switzerland – July 25, 2014 – ABB, the leading power and automation group, announced today it has agreed to acquire Spirit IT of Eindhoven, Netherlands, to add a new line of high-performance liquid f ...
Full article at: Cision Wire
8 hours ago
Unconventional oil and gas production is a huge factor in the US. “Unconventionals” – which include shale gas,...
Jan 20 2014, 3:21pm CST
In early July, a million gallons of salty drilling waste spilled from a pipeline onto a steep hillside in western North Dakota's Fort Berthold Reservation. The waste - a byproduct of oil and gas production - has now reached a tributary of Lake Sakakawea, which provides drinking wat ...
Full article at: PhysOrg.com
12 hours ago
Source: CBS Denver
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — A district judge has struck down Longmont’s voter-approved ban on hydraulic fracturing, but stayed her decision while the city considers an appeal.
Judge D.D. Mallard ruled Thursday that the ban conflicted with state regulations and Colorado’s interest in efficiently developing oil and gas deposits.
Longmont voters passed an amendment to the city charter in November 2012 that banned the practice. Hydraulic fracturing, ...
Full article at: CBS Denver
22 hours ago, 4:07pm CDT
“On-The-Job Deaths Spiking As Oil Drilling Quickly Expands” screams a supposed National Public Radio exposé on the “...
Jan 7 2014, 4:36am CST
Source: Canadian Business Online
ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Newfoundland and Labrador’s Nalcor Energy says it has reached an agreement with an exploration company to carry out oil surveys off the coast of St. John’s.
Nalcor Energy says the agreement with Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA will see the vessel Boa Galatea collect 3D electromagnetic survey data in the Flemish Pass Basin, where recent major oil discoveries have been made.
The provincial Crown company says data will be collected over 4,000 square kilometr ...
Full article at: Canadian Business Online
1 day ago, 1:37pm CDT
Attracting top talent may be the difference between sinking or swimming in the global race to secure oi ...
Full article at: Fool.com
1 day ago, 12:32pm CDT
Source: Fox News Latino
Colombia received bids from nearly a score of companies interested in 26 of the 95 oil and natural gas blocks on offer in a bidding round that will conclude next month, the ...
Full article at: Fox News Latino
1 day ago, 11:36am CDT
Signaling concern that sweeping federal regulations could cripple companies using hydraulic fracturing to extract oil...
Dec 20 2013, 10:06am CST