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  • Belmont County at Top of Ohio’s Oil and Gas Activity

    March 13, 2017

    Steubenville WTOV 9. Belmont County topped Ohio's oil and gas activity list with 120 drilled wells and 1.94 million vertical and lateral feet in 2016. It was a jump of 67 percent in 2016. Harrison fell in second under the most-drilled county category, with Monroe, Noble and Carroll following. [...]

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  • Editorial: Gas Industry Gushing Over Encouraging Signs

    March 13, 2017

    Canton Repository. In the volatile oil and gas industry, it has been a few years since the overall outlook has been encouraging. Signs lately, however, give industry followers reasons to be optimistic. Prices are trending in an upward direction, federal approval has come for several projects and [...]

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  • Canadian Company Coming to Weirton

    March 11, 2017

    East Liverpool Review. A site in Weirton’s north end soon will be the home of a Canadian company involved in the natural gas industry. Bidell Gas Compression, a subsidiary of Calgary-based Total Energy Services Inc., announced Friday morning it will be repurposing a former machine shop facilit [...]

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  • Shell Representative Discusses Monaca Dracker with Ohio Valley Oil and Gas Association

    March 10, 2017

    Steubenville Herald Star. Jim Sewell, environmental manager for Shell Chemical Appalachia, shared information with the Ohio Valley Oil and Gas Association about the ethane cracker the subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell is building at Monaca, Pa. The association is a network of community members who [...]

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  • Shell Chemical Rep Talks Cracker Plant

    March 10, 2017

    Martins Ferry Times Leader. There are 300 to 400 people working every day at the ethane cracker build site in Monaca, Pa. When the preliminary site work is completed and actual construction begins, that number will swell to nearly 10,000 employees. And those figures could be mirrored in Belmont Cou [...]

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  • Monaca Serves as Example for Belmont County Cracker Plant

    March 9, 2017

    Steubenville WTOV 9 FOX. A cracker plant is coming to western Pennsylvania. On Thursday night, Ohio Valley oil and gas leaders learned details that could lead to local development in the future. Anticipation is rising surrounding energy in the valley as oil and gas leaders received an update fro [...]

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