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Do M3 Momentum & Access Midstream Prefer Non-Ohio Workers?

M3 Momentum and Access Midstream have partnered up to build over $900 million worth of processing plants and pipelines in Eastern Ohio. The oil and gas industry promised jobs galore for Ohioans but are Access and Momentum living up to their end of the deal? Is it fair for skilled and capable Ohio workers to [...]

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Pennant Midstream Plant to Begin Full Operations

Sometimes here at POWER we’re pointing the finger at energy companies doing things the wrong way. It’s great then to see companies engaging in shale development the right way. Pennant Midstream is one of those companies. Their recently opened processing plant in Springfield Township, located in Mahoning County, is a prime example of responsible building. [...]

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Blue Racer in No Hurry for Petersburg Project

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 YOUNGSTOWN,Ohio — Options on the land have been secured. A vast network of pipelines that stretches hundreds of miles through Ohio is in place. Energy companies prospecting in the northeastern tier of the Utica shale have started production. All these basic ingredients mix well in the hamlet of Petersburg, but whether [...]

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Foundation Being Laid for Utica Shale Play

Development of the Utica Shale play has kept Harrison County a hub of activity in recent weeks with completion of MarkWest’s cryogenic plant in Cadiz and construction of a road to link the M3 Midstream natural gas processing plant in Scio with state Route 151. MarkWest’s cryogenic plant, which has a processing capacity of 125 [...]

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2012 Utica Results Show ‘Onset of New Boom’

Friday, May 17, 2013 By Andrea Wood YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Oil production in the state’s Utica Shale/Point Pleasant formation increased 93% in 2012 compared to 2011, and natural gas production rose by 80%, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources reported Thursday afternoon. While the increases are huge, just 87 horizontal wells were in production in [...]

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Pipeline Construction in Shale Boom Alters Countryside

SCIO, Ohio — For more than 80 years, the view from Jody Snyder’s front porch was sweet and simple: farm fields, woods and rolling hills. It’s a view she has shared with her husband, Dick, for decades. But the landscape is changing in rural Harrison County. Now, a battalion of construction workers operates cranes, backhoes [...]

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Midstream is Next Step in Utica Shale Development

The morale of this article is some midstream companies build their midstream infrastructure using Ohio based labor and contractors. Mark West Energy Partners exemplifies this practice building their pipeline network and plants with a host of local companies and a homegrown workforce. Access Midstream/M3 Momemtum contrary to what their CEO says in the article is [...]

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Mark West Projects Making Progress

Mark West Energy Partners are very committed to employing local people in the areas they operate and build infrastructure. The projects discussed in this ARTICLE all employ people/contractors from the surrounding areas where the work is taking place. They are a true steward of corporate good will! Give them a thank you call: 740-942-1800 & [...]

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Pipeline Projects Coming Along Slowly

YOUNGSTOWN Oil and gas infrastructure projects announced throughout the region in the past six months have been slow to materialize, as midstream companies continue finalizing their plans for the billions expected to be spent on them. Since September, several projects have been announced for Northeast and Southeast Ohio, with the companies detailing when those projects [...]

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‘Cooling’ Plant Work Begins in Noble County

CALDWELL — Excavation work is reportedly taking place at the site of a proposed “wet” gas cooling plant in eastern Noble County. And a preliminary legal document to purchase the property has been filed in the county recorder’s office. Noble County commissioners heard from a project engineer with MarkWest Energy Partners recently, and received schematics [...]

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