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  • Ripple effects - 11/23/2014 (Full story) North Dakota is beginning to see the effects of a depressed crude oil market, and in at least one rather unexpected way. Oil production growth in the state set a record in September increasing by more than 52,000 barrels per day from the previous month according to data released by the Department o....

  • Exactly what's a barrel of Bakken worth? - 11/23/2014 (Full story) North Dakota is the second largest U.S. oil producing state behind Texas, but the primary product, Bakken crude, is not traded on any major, public exchange such as the New York Mercantile Exchange. While North Dakota Light Sweet crude is traded on the Flint Hills Resources market (reflecting the pr....

  • Showdown postponed - 11/23/2014 (Full story) Efforts to fast-track approval of Keystone XL by challenging President Barack Obama's decision-making authority were cut short Nov. 18, sending the explosive issue to the next Congress and possibly the next U.S. election. The Senate fell just short of joining the House of Representatives in testing....

  • An ‘unworkable' rule - 11/23/2014 (Full story) The federal government's proposed “Waters of the United States” rule is being criticized as “ill-conceived” and many North Dakota officials have submitted comments asking for it to be withdrawn. The proposed rule by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers....

  • PetroShale expands Bakken assets - 11/23/2014  Bakken non-operator PetroShale executed its largest Bakken drilling program in company history during the third quarter with $10.7 million directed toward drilling and completions. To do so, it needed to allocate capital across its core area where high-producing wells have provided quick payouts and....

  • ND flaring apps fall to zero in Nov. - 11/23/2014  Ever since the North Dakota Industrial Commission announced in July its intention to implement restrictions on flaring in the state, the number of flaring applications filed with the commission has steadily declined reaching a milestone in November when not one flaring application appeared on the co....

  • Rail's critical role in crude transport - 11/23/2014  In a rare corporate switch, Bart Demosky quit a year ago as chief financial officer of Suncor Energy (Canada's undisputed oil giant) to fill an identical post at Canadian Pacific Railway. That means his views on the future of pipelines vs. rail for carrying crude oil carry some weight. While, to som....

  • Hess forecasting up to 10 percent growth - 11/23/2014  Maintaining its position near the top as one of the largest oil and gas producers in the Williston Basin, Hess Corp. has announced a five-year production growth rate forecast of 6 to 10 percent from 2013 through 2018 based on a $90 to $100 Brent price. Although Brent averaged close to $110 a barrel....

  • Defining oil conditioning requirements - 11/23/2014  The North Dakota Industrial Commission, NDIC, has delayed its decision on new field rules that would require oil conditioning for Bakken and Three Forks production. The state's Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms presented an order to the commission on Nov. 13 but Attorney General Wa....

  • State considers measures to protect butterflies, bats and the Bakken - 11/23/2014  With the announcement in late October that that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has listed the Dakota skipper as threatened and the Poweshiek skipperling as endangered under the authority of the Endangered Species Act, North Dakota legislators will likely consider ways to alleviate impacts to the....

  • Quarter-end output sets Black Ridge record - 11/23/2014  Black Ridge Oil & Gas is in the midst of rapid growth, and credits the final days of the third quarter for its record production. Five Mandaree wells in the non-operator's Antelope extension prospect were completed at the end of September and showed initial production rates within the Three Forks' f....

  • ND gas capture efforts continue gaining ground - 11/23/2014  New gas connections, more processing capacity, and efforts to hold off well completions are all reasons North Dakota's flaring problem is slowly getting under control. During a production update press conference on Nov. 14, the state's Department of Minerals Resources Director Lynn Helms and Pipelin....

  • Continental gains on No. 1, Statoil takes top IP - 11/23/2014  Continental Resources held its current positions as North Dakota's and Montana's top Bakken producer, and in North Dakota the company's production went up 10 percent and in Montana 3 percent according to the latest data released by both states. In North Dakota, Continental's September Bakken product....


  • North Dakota Pipeline Authority - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "North Dakota Pipeline Authority" charts for November 2014, please visit the above PDF link.....

  • IPs for ND Bakken wells - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "IPs for ND Bakken wells" chart, please visit the above PDF link.....

  • ND weekly county permit totals - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "ND weekly county permit totals" chart please visit the above PDF link.....

  • Top 10 Bakken wells by IP rate - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "Top 10 Bakken wells by IP rate" chart please visit the above PDF link.....

  • North Dakota oil permit activity - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "North Dakota oil permit activity" chart please visit the above PDF link.....

  • Top 50 North Dakota Bakken oil producers - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "Top 50 North Dakota Bakken oil producers" chart please visit the above PDF link.....

  • Montana Bakken oil production by company - 11/23/2014  Subscribers: To view the "Montana Bakken oil production by company" chart please visit the above PDF link.....

  • Pipelines gain on exports as prices fall - 11/23/2014  For the third consecutive month, the percent of crude oil exported from the Williston Basin through pipelines increased in September with pipelines accounting for 35 percent of all crude exports, according to data released by the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, NDPA, on Nov. 14. That is an increase....

  • ND infill activity down in Nov. applications - 11/23/2014  North Dakota operators pulled back on the number of infill well plans in November. Applications filed with the North Dakota Industrial Commission seeking additional wells on a total of 20 existing drill spacing units, DSUs, down from the 65 DSUs that operators sought infill permits in October. The n....

  • DSU applications decline in November - 11/23/2014  The number of drill spacing units, DSUs, that Williston Basin operators requested from the North Dakota Industrial Commission in November fell by over half from October. In applications on the Industrial Commission's Nov. 19 and 20 hearing dockets, operators asked the commission to create a total of....

  • Task force addresses easement fatigue - 11/23/2014  A right-of-way task force formed in February has launched a new resource for landowners and land agents in hopes of building better relationships to secure access for critical pipeline infrastructure. The North Dakota Petroleum Council, NDPC, has gathered informational resources into one online loca....

  • Oil Patch Bits: LT Environmental opens new fully staffed ND office - 11/23/2014  LT Environmental Inc., a full service environmental and engineering firm, said it opened its new fully staffed Bakken office in Williston, North Dakota, on July 1. The move signifies job growth for the area as well as additional opportunities to support new and existing clients who are currently ope....

  • Oil Patch Bits: Vertex Rail Technologies plans to produce rail cars - 11/23/2014  Officials of Vertex Rail Technologies LLC joined North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and local leaders Nov. 13 in announcing the company's plan to make railroad tank cars at a site in the City of Wilmington. Vertex will invest $60 million in upfitting and equipping the site, where it will directly emplo....


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