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  • Utica Shale Well Activity as of May 18

    May 21, 2019

    Canton Repository. DRILLED: 246 (258 as of last week) DRILLING: 157 (157) PERMITTED: 491 (479) PRODUCING: 2,186 (2,185) TOTAL: 3,080 (3,079) Two horizontal permits were issued during the week that ended May 18, and 18 rigs were operating in the Utica Shale.   TOP 10 COUNTIES BY NUMBER OF PE [...]

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  • 75+ Gas and Oil Related Careers in the Marcellus/Utica

    May 21, 2019

    Marcellus Drilling News. A few weeks ago the Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) published a new resource for those interested in checking out the many (many!) job opportunities there are working in the oil and gas industry. Not a list of open positions at specific companies, but a li [...]

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  • OOGEEP Launches Career Guide for Ohio’s Oil and Gas Industry

    May 20, 2019

    North American Oil and Gas Pipelines. Ohio’s oil and gas industry has launched a new program to educate potential employees about career opportunities. The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) recently released a new Career Guide and an online Career Video Series that highlights the [...]

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  • ExxonMobil and Employees Donate More Than $892,000 to Ohio Colleges and Universities

    May 16, 2019

    Thirty-three institutions of higher learning in Ohio receive funds from Educational Matching Gift Program More than 800 U.S. colleges and universities to benefit from ExxonMobil matching program Program is primarily focused on enhancing math and science education   IRVING, Texas [...]

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  • Jefferson County expected to become one of the top five natural gas producing counties in state

    April 30, 2019

    Herald-Star. STEUBENVILLE — Jefferson County is expected to become one of the top five natural gas producing counties in the state this year, a confident Mike Chadsey, public relations director of the Ohio Oil and Gas Association, explained. Chadsey was one of three people who spoke Monda [...]

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  • Spotlight on Perry: Meet a teacher who rocks it

    April 16, 2019

    Massillon Independent. Craig Whitaker used to collect rocks as a kid. Now he teaches geology at Perry High. PERRY TWP. When Craig Whitaker was little he thought rocks were pretty cool. He used to collect them in a wagon and wheel them out to the street to try to sell them. Now Whitaker is a physic [...]

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