Tag Archives: Bakken region

Belle Fourche Pipeline Company and Bridger Pipeline LLC to begin open season for crude petroleum pipeline project

Connecting production from the Bakken Region and the Powder River Basin to Guernsey, Wyoming, with planned expanded connectivity to Cushing, Oklahoma. Belle Fourche Pipeline Company (“Belle Fourche”) and Bridger Pipeline LLC (“Bridger”) (collectively, the “Pipelines”) announced Friday, December 19, 2014, that they intend to hold an open season in January…

Growing midstream: more ‘liquids-based in the midstream space’

Many years ago, MDU Resources Group called itself a “multidimensional natural resource company.” The description was more than fitting since the Bismarck-based corporation had a utility division that offered electric generation and distribution along with natural gas distribution. The company also operated an interstate natural gas transmission pipeline and storage…

Lookin’ for ‘A Few Good Men’? Former military personnel especially suited for work in the Bakken oilpatch

By Laura Tode Everyone’s hiring in the Bakken. From the new hotels springing up like wildflowers, to the established oil companies that were around for North Dakota’s first oil boom, it seems to an outsider like anyone can find a job; but there isn’t a single employer in the Williston…

The bold, the brave, and the beautiful: Women in the Bakken

By Laura Tode Christina Chauvin arrived in Bainville, Mont. on February 15, 2011, just after a snowstorm swept across Montana’s Hi-line. She’d spent her entire life in Louisiana, and although she knew she was being delivered to a cold place, she had no idea what else to expect. Everything was…