Growing with the Bakken: Enerplus and the community

Enerplus is coming off a landmark 2013 in the Williston Basin. The company’s record production last year sets the stage for more growth in 2014. by

Giving hope today: Williston Salvation Army helps those in need in the Bakken

Story and photos by Craig Dirkes/The Salvation Army Business is booming at The Salvation Army of Williston, N.D. But it’s not the same kind of boom that Bakken oil companies are enjoying.   by

Expansion projects improve Bakken takeaway capacity

By Lisa Fattori As Bakken oil production reaches one million barrels per day (bpd), sufficient takeaway capacity and access to preferred markets continues to be a priority among shippers. Expanded crude-by-rail services, combined with new pipeline infrastructure, are together working to meet the current demand and will ramp-up to accommodate…

OriginOil announces CLEAN-FRAC for complete frack water treatment

OriginOil Inc.(OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water, announced plans today to launch a product line that can treat frack water from end to end. This product, CLEAN-FRAC™, is based on OriginOil’s P1000 platform, which is designed to process 1000…

OriginOil to pursue growth through acquisitions of service companies in oil and gas industry

OriginOil Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water announced today that it intends to pursue growth through acquisition of one or more service companies with proven ability to treat frac flowback and produced water in the oil and…

Industry proposes solutions to reduce flaring

By Dan Larson Responding to growing public and political pressure, the oil and gas industry presented the state of North Dakota with a proposal that would reduce flaring of associated gas to 10 percent of production within six years. by