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  • Marietta College Students Compete in PetroBowl in Col.

    February 18, 2017

    The Marietta Times. Five Marietta College students recently traveled to Denver to compete in the annual PetroBowl national tournament in Denver. PetroBowl is a Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) sponsored event where teams from schools from across the nation compete against each other by corre [...]

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  • Rice Energy Welcomes by OV Oil/Gas Association

    February 16, 2017

    Steubenville WTOV 9 FOX. The Ohio Valley Oil and Gas Association held its monthly meeting on Thursday. Rice Energy was invited to attend and give a presentation on their operations in Ohio and Pennsylvania. They discussed their work with dry gas and water transfer in Belmont County and Monroe Co [...]

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  • PTT Delays Decision on Belmont County Ethane Cracker

    February 15, 2017

    Steubenville Herald Star. Spending several billions dollars is no small decision, so PTT Global Chemical America will take the rest of this year to evaluate engineering and design plans for the potential Belmont County ethane cracker, officials with the Thailand-based firm said late Tuesday. The [...]

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  • Utica Shale Well Activity as of Feb. 11

    February 14, 2017

    New Philadelphia Times Reporter. UTICA SHALE WELL ACTIVITY AS OF FEB. 11 DRILLED: 278 (275 previous week) DRILLING: 135 (136) PERMITTED: 482 (476) PRODUCING: 1,486 (1,486) TOTAL: 2,381 (2,373) Eight horizontal permits were issued during the week that ended Feb. 11, and 20 rigs wer [...]

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  • Chesapeake Energy Increasing Rig Count, But Not Focusing on Ohio

    February 14, 2017

    Columbus Business First. Chesapeake Energy Corp. is increasing its drilling activity this year, but it doesn't have major plans in eastern Ohio's Utica shale play. The company holds about 1 million acres here, the most of any driller. It plans to operate an average of 17 drilling rigs across its [...]

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  • ODNR Issues Eight Permits in Utica Shale

    February 14, 2017

    Youngstown Business Journal. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources awarded eight permits to three energy companies drilling for oil and gas in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale region last week. CNX Gas Co., a division of Consol Energy, received four permits for horizontal wells and Antero Resourc [...]

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