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  • Youngstown opens mills

    January 10, 2011

    Fuel Fix Youngstown opens mills Thirty-four years after Black Monday, the day Youngstown Sheet & Tube announced shutdowns marking the end of the Ohio city's steel era, a $650 million mill is coming to life thanks to the natural-gas drilling boom... [...]

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  • New Standard Set for the Deepest Gas Well in Ohio’s History

    January 3, 2011

    The Intelligencer New Standard Set for the Deepest Gas Well in Ohio's History There is a new standard for the deepest gas well in Ohio's history, as David Hill Inc. is finished drilling its 13,727-foot deep vertical well at the top of Kirkwood Heights near Bridgeport... [...]

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  • Around Town-Local Firefighters Attend Oil and Gas Training

    November 27, 2010

    Canton Repository Around Town-Local Firefighters Attend Oil and Gas Training To date, more than 600 fire departments from 33 Ohio counties and seven other states have participated in OOGEEP's unique training program. Ohio's natural gas and crude oil producers fully fund the training for fire depar [...]

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  • State a Natural for Growth in Oil, Natural-Gas Wells

    November 21, 2010

    Columbus Dispatch State a Natural for Growth in Oil, Natural-Gas Wells Ohio's oil and natural-gas industry generates more than $3 billion a year, but the account of its humble beginnings sounds like a spoof on The Beverly Hillbillies. In 1814, two real-life Jed Clampetts, Noble County residents [...]

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  • Natural Gas Drilling Hits Milestone

    October 27, 2010

    WKBN Natural Gas Drilling Hits Milestone The first natural gas well was drilled in Ohio 150 years ago. To celebrate that milestone, the industry has started the Ohio Energy Proud campaign to highlight its importance in the state. It employs 75,000 people and supplies billions of cubic feet of nat [...]

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  • Driller Hopes to Reach Deepest Depth in Ohio’s History

    October 26, 2010

    The Intelligencer Driller Hopes to Reach Deepest Depth in Ohio's History David Hill hopes to eventually reach the 13,000- to 14,000-foot range. If he achieves such depth, the well will be the Buckeye State's deepest, as the Ohio Department of Natural Resources website shows the current record at 1 [...]

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