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Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. Announces Second Quarter 2013 Sales Volumes and Provides Reserves & Operations Updates

Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp., an oil and gas exploration and production company with primary assets in the Williston Basin of North Dakota, today announced preliminary unaudited operational and financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013, announced updated proven reserves quantities and provided a Williston Basin operations…

Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. agrees to acquire additional Williston Basin assets; proposed transaction would add 42,000 net acres and ~6,000 BOE/d Of current net production

Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE: KOG), an oil and gas exploration and production company with primary assets in the Williston Basin, announced on June 3, 2013 that it has entered into a definitive purchase and sale agreement with Liberty Resources (“Liberty”), a Denver-based private oil and gas company, to…

CN to serve new 550,000-ton per year frac sand transloading terminal in northwestern Alberta

CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today it will start serving a new state-of-the art frac sand terminal north of Grande Prairie, Alta., starting in November 2013. The new 20-acre facility being built by Di-Corp of Edmonton will have an annual throughput capacity of 550,000 tons of frac sand and…

Women in the Bakken: Dancing to a different drum

By Melanie Franner The Bakken oilfields offer the allure of steady, good-paying jobs. And this in itself is enough to attract a fair number of working men. It also appeals to husbands and wives and/or families, many of whom who view it as a way to start over. And, as with life in any…

Safeguarding oil security

By Maria van der Hoeven, Executive Director, International Energy Agency Energy security has been the primary mission of the International Energy Agency (“the Agency”) since its founding in 1974, following a major oil crisis. Indeed, the Agency was created to provide a framework in which IEA countries could defend their…

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…