O&G becoming greater economic factor in NEO

Ohio River Corridor

O&G becoming greater economic factor in NEO

Oct 15, 2019 | By Rick Stouffer, Editor, Kallanish Energy NORTH CANTON, Ohio – Drilling in Ohio’s portion of the Utica Shale Play is celebrating a decade of tapping the play’s hidden fossil fuels. And, while the benefits associated with the play, including created jobs, collected taxes and, for many inhabitants in eastern Ohio, a

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NAI Ohio River Corridor to Sponsor Shale Directories Inaugural Appalachian Basin Real Estate Conference

Penn Valley, PA (October 8, 2019) – Shale Directories, the leading conference producer within the Appalachian Basin, and NAI Ohio River Corridor announce The Inaugural Appalachian Basin Real Estate Conference which will be held on December 11th and 12th at Oglebay Resort in Wheeling, West Virginia.   “With completion of the Shell Polymer complex in

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PPC buys Texas flexible packaging maker Popular Ink

PPC Flexible Packaging LLC is expanding, again, with a deal for a Texas-based company. Buffalo Grove, Ill.-based PPC acquired Popular Ink LLC, a McKinney, Texas, printer and converter of flexible films, bags and pouches. This is PPC’s fifth acquisition since 2017. “PPC’s combination with Popular brings our enterprise deep experience in high growth markets and

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Polykar adds film line in $2.2M project

Flexible packaging maker Polykar Inc. is adding a new blown film line that will expand production by 7 million pounds. The Windmöeller & Höelscher Optimex line is the third such machine at the company’s facility in Saint-Laurent, Quebec. The C$3 million (US$2.2 million) project brings annual production of multilayered film to 22 million pounds. The

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Nobel Prize for Chemistry shared by Asahi Kasei’s Yoshino

Asahi Kasei Corp. Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino has been chosen for the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry in recognition of his achievements in the research and development of the lithium-ion battery. He will share the prize, worth around 1.16 million euros ($1.27 million), equally with John B. Goodenough of the University of Texas at Austin and

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Canada and the work toward a greener legal marijuana industry

New statistics show that Canadians like their weed and like to recycle. OK. New statistics actually do not definitively show how much Canadians like their weed and like to recycle. That was just fun to write. But new statistics show that Canadians have recycled more than 1 million pieces of plastic cannabis packaging during the

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A&D Transactions From The Week Of Oct. 9, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including the $1 billion all-cash acquisition of Roan Resources and Contango’s takeover of White Star Petroleum. HartEnergy.com Wed, 10/09/2019 – 11:00 AM This post appeared first on Hart Energy.

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Oil Industry Can Save $100 billion With Digitalization: Study

Upstream companies can save as much as $100 billion through automation and digitalization initiatives in the 2020s, according to a new report by Rystad Energy. The report says service companies are reinventing themselves to help operators unlock the savings. In 2018, more than 3,000 companies in the upstream space spent $1 trillion on operational expenditures,

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Woodland Midstream Acquires Permian Basin Sour Gas Gathering System

Woodland Midstream II LLC has acquired the James Lake System from a privately-owned seller for an undisclosed amount. James Lake represents a fully integrated sour gas gathering, treating and processing system with about 230 miles of pipeline, 110 million cubic feet per day of processing capacity and 35,000 horsepower of owned compression that serves producers

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Township Loses Appeal to Block Adelphia Gateway Compressor Stn

West Rockhill Twp, Bucks County West Rockhill Township in Bucks County, PA (near Philadelphia) has waged a legal battle to prevent a natural gas compressor station from being built as part of the Adelphia Gateway project, a plan to convert an old oil pipeline stretching from Northampton County, PA through Bucks, Montgomery, and Chester counties,

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All of EQT’s Previous Top Management, Save One, is Now Gone

Donald M. “Blue” Jenkins Beauty (and truth) is in the eye of the beholder. During the proxy fight earlier this year to control EQT’s board–and ultimately its management team–Toby Rice threw some sharp barbs including talk that EQT’s existing management was not up to the task of effectively running the company. The Rice boys said

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Mass. Sens. Markey & Warren Intro Bill Blocking Weymouth Compressor

Talk about disingenuous political posturing by a couple of pompous windbags. Massachusetts’ two U.S. Senators, Elizabeth “Pocahontas” Warren and Ed “Lackey” Markey have introduced a bill in Congress to block the construction of a single pipeline compressor station–slated to be built in Weymouth, Mass. They even made up a catchy name for their bill: the

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PA Bills Would Hold Radical Pipeline Trespassers Accountable

We have an ongoing problem. Some of the more radical protesters in the “environmentalist” movement–those who tend toward anarchy–illegally enter work sites for pipelines and other fossil fuel infrastructure under construction, and block the work being done in an attempt to cost companies money. Typically they chain themselves to a piece of equipment with a

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Court: OH Marketable Title Act & Dormant Mineral Act Don’t Conflict

There is an ongoing question of whether or not the Ohio Marketable Titles Act (MTA), which impacts Utica shale rights, can be used to return previously severed mineral rights back to a surface landowner, or whether the MTA is superseded by Ohio Dormant Minerals Act (DMA). In February, Ohio’s Seventh District Court of Appeals said

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On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Oct. 9, 2019)

Location/Play Seller Agent BidDue Date TX, Ward County (Permian/Delaware Basin) MORE Chevron U.S.A. Inc. EnergyNet 10/9/19 MT & ND (Williston Basin/Bakken) MORE Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. Eagle River Energy Advisors LLC 10/9/19 NM, Lea County (Permian/Delaware Basin) MORE EOG Resources Inc. Detring Energy Advisors 10/9/19 TX, Reeves County (Permian/Delaware Basin/Wolfcamp Shale) Lee Partners

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