Tag Archives: North Dakota

Environmental Assessment for the Williston Basin International Airport is Approved

The FAA has issued a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Environmental Assessment that had been prepared for the proposed Williston Basin International Airport. This approval of the Environmental Assessment (EA) fulfills the federal environmental review allowing the City of Williston to move forward with its plans to…

North Dakota Real Estate Summit: State of the Market

Former Governor Ed Schafer is slated to deliver the keynote address at the upcoming North Dakota Real Estate Summit in Fargo at the Ramada Plaza Suites September 23. For the first time ever, multiple industry leaders are gathering together in Fargo at the Ramada Plaza Suites to discuss the impact…

Here comes the boom … again: Tioga to host Enbridge’s Sandpipe Pipeline

By Jillian Mitchell Black gold can change a town forever—even more so when it’s accompanied by the construction of a new pipeline. Tioga, ND, is poised to become a significant pipeline hub by 2017, serving as the start line of Enbridge’s new Sandpiper Pipeline. The $2.6-billion project ($1.3 billion in…

Oil-by-rail: when crisis strikes

Industry stays proactive in the face of derailments By Jillian Mitchell As North American oil production continues to outpace pipeline capacity, shipment by rail is increasingly common. Today, an estimated two-thirds of North Dakota’s crude oil is transported by rail. It’s a big business, with accordingly, big responsibilities. And when…

Greater North Dakota Chamber advocates for pipelines

By Andy Peterson, President & CEO, Greater North Dakota Chamber  The Greater North Dakota Chamber has been long interested in transportation. We’re not experts in transportation per se, but we know enough to say that one cannot make a living without getting his or her goods or services to market…

AECOM to provide construction services for Dakota Gasification Company plant

AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today that it has been selected by Dakota Gasification Company, also known as “Dakota Gas” to provide construction services at the company’s Great Plains Synfuels plant in Beulah, N.D. “AECOM is pleased to have been selected by Dakota Gasification Company…