Valerus and Brilex

Texas company has local partner

A Youngstown manufacturer has partnered with a Texas based company to supply parts to the oil and natural gas industry.

Well Complaints

County hears well complaints

Residents from a mobile home park in Warren addressed Trumbull County Commissioners Wednesday asking them to look into noise and emission co…

Bessemer Concrete

Gas boom spikes business

The oil and gas industry is changing the local economy and Bessemer Concrete in Petersburg is seeing first-hand the upswing in business.

Shale Drilling

Hagan backs gas tax

State Rep. Bob Hagan has introduced a bill that would add a severance tax on oil, natural gas and condensate extracted from horizontal drill…

Shale Drilling

Sen. to testify for Lupo Bill

State Sen. Joe Schiavoni is expected to testify Wednesday in front a senate committee about his bill that would increase penalties for anyon…

Harry Schurr

Consol Urges Patience on Shale

The Columbiana County Chamber hosted a meeting on Friday for businesses and contractors looking to cash in on the Utica Shale play.

Regional Chamber

Opportunities Discussed

Local and regional businesses gathered Wednesday at Fellows Riverside Gardens in Youngstown to discuss upcoming business opportunities in th…

shale drilling

12th Hanover Permit Sought

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources received its 12th drilling permit application from Hanover Township.

Mercer County Drilling

Pa. Drilling on Track

Preliminary numbers are starting to pour in from gas well sites in Mercer County but regardless of whether the numbers are better or worse t…

Sharon Plant

Sharon Readies for New Plant

A warehouse in Sharon should see new life soon. A Canadian based company is looking to turn it into a manufacturing site that will supply th…

shale

Local Facilities Ready for Gas

Getting the oil and gas coming out of the ground to market requires pipelines for shipping and plants for processing the minerals, separatin…

Shale Drilling

ODNR Releases Shale Figures

ODNR said it expects the Utica Shale well production to exceed the yearly output of all of the state’s 51,000 existing conventional wells by…

Gov. John Kasich

Gov. Expected at Exterran Opening

Gov. John Kasich will be part of a ribbon-cutting ceremony tomorrow at Exterran’s new oil and gas treatment equipment fabricating facility i…