New Salvation Army leadership in the Bakken

Say hello to Captains Cappy and Rhonda Moore, the newest leaders of the Williston Salvation Army. They’ve replaced Captains Joshua and Rhegan Stansbury, who were relocated to Springfield, Ill., after serving in Williston for five years. The Moores have been Salvation Army officers for 13 years with Captain Cappy considering…

Gas demand heats up commodity market

By Melanie Franner Energy is in constant demand – be it air conditioning in the summer or heating in the winter. Add to that the regular need for electricity for cooking, lighting, or even water delivery, and the demand continues to rise. The correlation between energy demand and commodity prices…

OPEC’s production cuts and climbing oil prices

By: IBISWorld Procurement Research Analyst, Ashley Cruz With oil prices finally on the rise, businesses that rely on petroleum products should be looking ahead to hedge against price growth and volatility Although much of 2016 has been a year of suspense and surprises, there were several late-in-the-game decisions that have…

New Mi-T-M Diesel Air Compressor/Generator Combination Unit

Mi-T-M Corporation announces the release of the new diesel 30-gallon air compressor/generator combination unit. With the convenience of two machines in one, the new air compressor/generator unit is perfect for industrial applications that require electrical power and air. The new air compressor/generator features a 9.1 HP Kohler KD420 diesel overhead…

Meridian’s Davis refinery: Industry game changer

By Melanie Franner The North Dakota refinery industry is about to advance by leaps and bounds, so says William Prentice, CEO of the Meridian Energy Group, Inc. The company’s proposed Davis crude oil refinery is expected to be a state-of-the-art facility located in the heart of the Bakken oilfields –…

Weir’s SPM QEM 3000 frac pump delivers in Canadian market

Canyon Services Group logs more than 1,000 pumping hours, purchases fleet of pumps Fort Worth, Texas-based Weir Oil & Gas (Weir), one of the world’s largest supplier of pressure pumping equipment to the upstream market, today announced significant milestones in the evolution of the SPM® QEM 3000 frac pump: reaching…