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  • Energy companies in hot pursuit of oil and gas technology students

    February 22, 2013

    Columbus Business First. It's a safe bet many girls don’t dream of becoming a “mud man.” But Stephanie Jones isn’t any girl. After working in medical and pharmacy technology, billing and coding, the 25-year-old wife and mother of a 2-year-old is determined to become a drilling fluids e [...]

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  • Central Ohio firms reaping benefits of work in the Utica shale

    February 22, 2013

    Columbus Business First.  The heart of the Utica shale play is a two-hour drive from Columbus, but that doesn’t discourage Central Ohioan Dan Lorenz from doing business there. Like other companies in Central Ohio, Lorenz’s Joe Knows Energy LLC is hell-bent on making connections with the o [...]

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  • Utica processing, fractionation near completion; more planned

    February 18, 2013

    Oil & Gas Journal.  Major cryogenic processing and NGL fractionation will come on stream in eastern Ohio late in the second quarter or early in the third quarter to handle Utica shale natural gas and liquids, with another plant planned for 2014. M3 Midstream LLC (Momentum), Houston, is bu [...]

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  • Shale drilling producing good-paying Ohio jobs, state says in new report

    February 11, 2013

    Columbus Business First.  A new quarterly report from the state is providing some evidence that development of the Utica shale play is starting to move the job-creation meter in Ohio. The report from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services shows employment in core shale gas industrie [...]

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  • Horizontal drilling in state parks benefits Ohioans, despite misgivings and misinformation: letter to the editor

    February 5, 2013

    Cleveland Plain Dealer. The letter "Opening Ohio's state parks to oil and gas drilling is an assault on our quality of life" misleads readers. Oil and gas development in Ohio's parks is nothing new. The Wayne National Forest hosts 1,283 active oil wells. Most visitors have no idea they are even the [...]

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  • Horizontal drilling in state parks benefits Ohioans, despite misgivings and misinformation: letter to the editor

    February 5, 2013

    Cleveland Plain Dealer. The letter "Opening Ohio's state parks to oil and gas drilling is an assault on our quality of life" misleads readers. Oil and gas development in Ohio's parks is nothing new. The Wayne National Forest hosts 1,283 active oil wells. Most visitors have no idea they are even the [...]

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