19
Feb
NDDOT Starts Hwy 85 4-Lane Project
NDDOT Starts Hwy 85 4-Lane Project - Watford City to Long X to be Built in 2023 The North Dakota Department of Transportation is expanding Highway 85 to a four-lane from Watford City to the Long X Bridge over the Little Missouri River.

14
Feb
Oilfield cooks up chili for the Bakken at annual charity event
TorcSill had its biggest year yet in 2019 with $14 million in business, a success the company, which provides helical pile and anchor solutions to clients in a broad range of energy and other markets, hopes to top in 2020.

11
Feb
Officials: North Dakota oil output may peak within 5 years
North Dakota's oil production may peak within five years as companies finish drilling the most prolific portions of the state's oil patch, state and industry officials told lawmakers Tuesday. Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms, the state's top oil regulator, said about 20% of drilling activity is now outside the "core" areas of western North Dakota's oil producing region.

09
Feb
North Dakota Reclamation Conference set in Dickinson
The eighth annual North Dakota Reclamation Conference is scheduled Feb. 25-26 at the Roosevelt Grand Dakota Hotel in Dickinson.

30
Jan
Simulators on campus: Big rig for Petroleum Engineering is big deal
UND's Department of Petroleum Engineering will soon host world's larges oil drilling simulator

30
Jan
Sanders introduces bill to ban fracking
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) this week introduced a bill that aims to ban hydraulic fracking.

29
Jan
U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Proved Reserves Increase - Again
U.S. proved reserves of crude oil increased to 47.1 billion barrels, up another 12 percent

21
Jan
BOPSS celebrating 10 years, and saying a fond farewell
Williston's longest running oil and gas trade show will celebrate its 10 year anniversary this year, but it will also be saying a fond farewell. Jeff Zarling, the organizer of the show, told the Williston Herald that the show is still very profitable, and still delivers great value to the many exhibitors and boots on the ground industry professionals it was created to serve.