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WIPP Operator Received Large Bonus After Accident

July 21, 2014 10:50 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

The contractor that operates the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico received a $1.9 million bonus just five days after an underground truck fire closed the facility.              

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Kentucky Coal Plant Plans Carbon Dioxide Project

July 21, 2014 10:48 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Kentucky elected officials and representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy will visit a central Kentucky coal power plant to tout a project that will capture and store carbon dioxide emissions.                        

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Lightning Threatens Fracking Water Disposal Sites

July 21, 2014 10:46 am | by JOSH WOOD, Associated Press | News | Comments

Three massive fires since the beginning of June have highlighted the threat lightning poses in the North Dakota oil patch, and in each case it was tanks that store the toxic saltwater associated with drilling — not the oil wells or drilling rigs — that were to blame. 

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Vote Set To Ban Tar Sands Oil In Maine

July 21, 2014 10:44 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

The vote will take place on Monday night. The city's planning board voted 6-1 last week to recommend the council approve the proposal. Nearly 500 people attended the council's first vote on the subject.                     

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Refinery Loses Legal Challenge Over Water Cleanup

July 21, 2014 10:43 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

A North Pole refinery owner has lost its latest challenge in a long-running attempt to get a petroleum company to pay for groundwater contamination that contributed to the refinery's closure.                    

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Testing Great Plains Shale For Energy Uses

July 21, 2014 10:40 am | by CARSON WALKER, Associated Press | News | Comments

Tests this summer on Pierre Shale that stretches across much of the Great Plains could help build the case for an underground lab and, if feasible, lead to energy production or underground storage in the rock formation.             

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Halliburton Q2 Profits Rise, Boost Buyback

July 21, 2014 10:34 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Halliburton Co. (HAL) said Monday that its second-quarter earnings rose 20 percent, and it raised its share buyback authorization to $6 billion.                                

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Train Collision Spills Thousands Of Gallons Of Diesel Oil

July 21, 2014 10:31 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

A Canadian National Railway Co. train struck another freight train as it rolled through a small village in southeastern Wisconsin, causing cars to derail, injuring two people and spilling thousands of gallons of diesel oil that prompted the evacuation of dozens of homes.            

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Diamondback Energy Buys Oil & Gas Assets For $538M

July 21, 2014 10:20 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

The acquisition, which is expected to close in September, will give Diamondback an additional 13,136 net acres in the Midland Basin, bringing its total to 85,000 net acres.                                   

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Finding Oil With Sound: By The Numbers

July 21, 2014 10:15 am | by JASON DEAREN, Associated Press | News | Comments

The Obama administration approved using sonic air cannons to map offshore oil and gas in the Atlantic Ocean by measuring sound reverberating through waters shared by whales and other marine life. Here's a breakdown of the cost, in dollars and decibels.                                  

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Order Picking Solution

July 21, 2014 9:33 am | by Nikita Ernst, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Frazier Industrial Company, a manufacturer of structural steel storage systems, introduces their latest storage innovation, the Ergo-Label Beam. 

Warehouse Management Software

July 21, 2014 9:19 am | by Nikita Ernst, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Kardex Remstar, LLC announces the release of Power Pick Global 4.0 Warehouse Management Software in North America.

Using Industrial Ultrasonic Cleaners in Your Facility

July 21, 2014 1:00 am | by Frank Pedeflous, Omegasonics | Articles | Comments

From precision instruments to carburetors, manufacturers from the aerospace, food, drug, machining and automotive industries have discovered that industrial ultrasonic cleaning systems provide them with premium results over traditional cleaning methods — and are safer, faster and less expensive.

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Obama Opens East Coast To Oil Search

July 18, 2014 10:39 am | by JASON DEAREN, Associated Press | News | Comments

Opening the Eastern Seaboard to offshore oil exploration for the first time in decades, the Obama administration approved the use of sonic cannons to discover deposits under the ocean floor by shooting sound waves 100 times louder than a jet engine through waters shared by endangered whales and turtles.

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New Earthquake Map Shows Increased Risk For Much Of U.S.

July 18, 2014 10:29 am | by SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer | News | Comments

A new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about one-third of the United States and lowers it for one-tenth.                                     

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