This may look like Texas but it’s really Washington County and a whole new class of workers are fast becoming roughnecks and roustabouts on drill sites.
There are growing concerns about the safety of Marcellus Shale drilling in our area. Now, Pennsylvania is considering legislation to put stricter safety requirements on the industry.
Range Resources may not be the exclusive drilling company for Mount Pleasant Township much longer; refusal to allow bunkhouses at drill sites; drilling company claims they need a foremen on-site 24/7
It’s been a tough run for the Marcellus Shale drilling industry, two accidents and allegations in the New York Times that local rivers have been contaminated by radioactivity; but the industry says it will be taking the allegations head on.
MOUNT PLEASANT (KDKA) – Firefighters were called to a natural gas well drilling site in Washington County Tuesday morning for a report of smoke. According to officials at the scene, the incident happened at the […]
SOUTHPOINTE (KDKA) — One of the country’s largest independent natural gas drilling companies broke ground Wednesday on a new facility in Washington County. The new Range Resources complex promises to be one of the area’s […]
Some geologists say we are standing on the largest deposits of natural gas in the world- so much so that we could power the globe and solve our energy crisis. Larry and John talk to […]