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  • Ohio Drillers Set Records

    May 15, 2017

    Martins Ferry Times Leader. Eclipse Resources officials left a “Purple Hayes” with their 3.5-mile-long horizontal well last year, but their “Great Scott” operation now stretches almost 1,000 feet further into the Utica Shale beneath in Guernsey County in Eastern Ohio. As Eclipse drills d [...]

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  • A Record? Ohio Well’s Horizontal Leg Stretches 19,300 Feet

    May 15, 2017

    Farm and Dairy. Eclipse Resources Corporation successfully drilled its newest record-setting “super-lateral” well, the Great Scott 3H. The Ohio well had a total measured depth of 27,400 feet and lateral extension of 19,300 feet in less than 17 days. The well, located in Guernsey County’s M [...]

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  • Rex to Increase Drilling in Carroll County

    May 10, 2017

    Canton Repository. Rex Energy will soon be busy in Carroll County, where it plans to drill 12 Utica Shale wells this year. The State College, Pa.-based company outlined its expanded drilling program during a conference call with investors Wednesday. Rex had planned to drill five wells in Carr [...]

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  • Dominion Plans Ravenna Project

    May 10, 2017

    Ravenna Record-Courier. Dominion East Ohio plans to invest $700,000 to replace 5,616 feet of bare steel pipeline with corrosion-resistant plastic piping in two late spring/summer Pipeline Infrastructure Replacement projects in Ravenna. The projects are part of Dominion East Ohio's overall PIR progr [...]

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  • Nuclear Subsidies Distort Markets, Hurt Business, Say FirstEnergy Opponents

    May 10, 2017

    Cleveland Plain Dealer. Business and consumer groups joined forces Tuesday to oppose FirstEnergy's plan to change Ohio law to create new subsidies for the power company's nuclear power plants. On the opposite side, supporting FirstEnergy, were unions, a contractor's group, and the Perry local sc [...]

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  • John Walker: Scouting for Success

    May 10, 2017

    Shale Oil and Gas Business Magazine.  It should not come as a surprise to anyone that John Walker is the CEO of a company that he created. From his days as a Boy Scout, to college, to his military service, to parenthood to the earliest days of his business career, Walker has always made it a poi [...]

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