North Dakota’s Latest Fracking Problem

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The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Tuesday is expected to release plans to limit flaring at existing wells. Shown, excess natural gas is burned off at a Bakken Shale site. Minneapolis Star Tribune/Zuma Press WATFORD CITY, N.D.—For cattle rancher Vawnita Best, the struggle by North Dakota regulators to keep up with the oil boom strikes close to home: […]

Oil Flat Despite US, China Factory Strength

Posted in: Bakken Labor Staffing News, Bakken Oilfield Financing News, Corpus Christi Financing News, Eagle Ford Shale News, Eagle Ford Shale Staffing Fianncing News, Factoring Companies, fracking, Invoice factoring, Labor News, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News, Permian Basin Financing News, Staffing Factoring, Staffing Financing News- Jul 01, 2014 No Comments

The price of oil held steady Tuesday despite signs that manufacturing activity grew in the U.S. and China, the world’s two biggest oil consumers. Benchmark U.S. crude for August delivery fell 3 cents to close at $105.34 a barrel in New York. It is the fourth day in a row of declines and the sixth […]

40 Percent Of High Risk Oil And Gas Wells Aren’t Inspected As Feds Struggle To Keep Up

Posted in: Oilfield News- Jun 17, 2014 No Comments

NEW CASTLE, Colo. (AP) — Four in 10 new oil and gas wells near national forests and fragile watersheds or otherwise identified as higher pollution risks escape federal inspection, unchecked by an agency struggling to keep pace with America’s drilling boom, according to an Associated Press review that shows wide state-by-state disparities in safety checks. […]

Oil prices slip as U.S. deploys small force to Iraq

Posted in: Invoice factoring, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- Jun 17, 2014 No Comments

The price of oil dropped Tuesday after the U.S. said it was deploying a small group of troops to Iraq, which helped soothe fears somewhat over the prospect of a broader conflict that could disrupt crude supplies. Benchmark U.S crude for July delivery dropped 29 cents to $106.61 a barrel in electronic trading on the […]

Facebook Wants To Listen In On What You’re Doing

Posted in: Oilfield News- May 30, 2014 No Comments

Facebook had two big announcements this week that show the company’s wildly divergent takes on the nature of privacy. One announcement is that the company is encouraging new users to initially share only with their “friends” rather than with the general public, the previous default. And for existing users, the company plans to break out the old “privacy dinosaur” to […]

100 Billion Clues That Small Business Lending Has Turned A Corner

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If you pay any attention to the industry press, it sure looks that way. The recent commitment by Wells Fargo Bank to lend $100 billion (and yes, that’s with a ‘B’) to small businesses in the United States by 2018 is a bold move for one of the biggest traditional lenders. It would appear that there are […]

Shale Boom Lures Developer for $500 Million North Dakota Project

Posted in: Labor News, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- May 20, 2014 No Comments

A Swiss developer is planning to build a $500 million real estate project in Williston, North Dakota, where a surging energy industry is leading to a population boom and rising property demand. The two principals of developer Stropiq Inc. are at the International Council of Shopping Centers conference in Las Vegas this week trying to […]

A safe flight in the Bakken: Oil companies learn about medical helicopter service

Posted in: Bakken Oilfield Financing News, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- May 20, 2014 No Comments

SOUTH HEART — Oil companies got a closeup look Wednesday at the aircraft getting a lot of business lately because of their industry The Spirit Lifeline crew presented its helicopter at a safety event Wednesday near South Heart. Employees of RockPile Energy Services, Whiting Petroleum, Petro-Hunt and Fidelity Exploration and Production were present to learn […]

Federal judge dismisses 13 of 14 flaring lawsuits filed by N.D. mineral owners

Posted in: Bakken Labor Staffing News, Bakken Oilfield Financing News, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- May 20, 2014 No Comments

BISMARCK – A judge has dismissed 13 of 14 lawsuits filed against oil and gas companies by North Dakota mineral owners who claim they are owed royalty payments for natural gas illegally flared from oil wells. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland ruled Wednesday that the mineral owners failed to exhaust their administrative remedies through […]

Tammany residents turn out once again to oppose fracking well

Posted in: frac, fracking, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- May 13, 2014 No Comments

HELIS FAILS TO ATTEND COMMUNITY MEETING For the fourth time in a month, St. Tammany Parish residents packed a public meeting Monday night to express their opposition to a proposed oil well near Lakeshore High School. As at the previous meetings, many residents came carrying signs and wearing shirts stating their feelings about the subject. […]