July 26, 2017

InsideSources: Rover Pipeline Construction “Brings Boost to Local Businesses”

Construction of the Rover Pipeline has resulted in a number of economic benefits for the state of Ohio. The project will employ an estimated 10,000 construction workers in the region, providing good wages to hardworking tradesmen and women. These construction workers live in the communities through which the project passes, eating at local restaurants, staying […]

July 24, 2017

U.S. House of Representatives Passes Two Infrastructure Bills

In our nation’s capital, Congress plays a critical role in the oversight of pipeline infrastructure, ensuring that the regulations regarding energy transportation remain productive, efficient, and supportive of access to oil and natural gas resources across the country. To that end, last week the House of Representatives passed two bills aimed at reforming pipeline infrastructure […]

July 14, 2017

Professional Geologist Explains Horizontal Directional Drilling

Horizontal directional drilling (HDD) is a common construction practice that represents the very latest in minimizing impacts in sensitive areas of construction. The Bryan Times recently published an op-ed by Bill Godsey, a licensed professional geologist and a former geologist for the Texas Railroad Commission, in which he discusses HDD, explaining the process in the […]

July 10, 2017

Consumer Energy Alliance Study Underscores Importance of Pipeline Infrastructure

Everyday, pipeline infrastructure systems provide Americans across the country with reliable access to the energy resources they need. But just what would that system look like without the proper maintenance that keeps the system running smoothly? Consumer Energy Alliance set out to answer that question in a recent study titled “Families, Communities and Finances: The […]

June 29, 2017

API Study Highlights Economic Benefits of Natural Gas

It’s no secret that natural gas plays a vital role in our day-to-day lives. The American Petroleum Institute recently quantified that impact with a study titled “Benefits and Opportunities of Natural Gas Use, Transportation, and Production,” which takes a look at the economic effects of natural gas in each of the 50 states. According to […]

June 28, 2017

Forbes: “Appalachia needs more gas infrastructure to move gas to markets”

The Appalachian Basin is playing an increasingly critical role in supplying natural gas to markets across the country – with readily available supplies of gas in the Marcellus and Utica shale formations, states such as Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania are increasingly viewed as a primary resource in meeting demand for clean-burning, domestically produced natural […]

June 21, 2017

Texas Task Force Report Underscores Benefits of Oil and Gas Development

In communities across the county, the energy industry serves as a powerful economic engine, generating a number of key impacts – from the creation of jobs to investment and tax revenues. A new report released by the Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas titled “Environmental and Community Impacts of Shale Development in Texas” […]

June 20, 2017

Infrastructure Coalition Spokesperson Craig Stevens Touts Pipeline Investments in Ohio

Grow America’s Infrastructure Now (GAIN) is a coalition of businesses, trade associations, and labor groups that share a vested interest in creating jobs and strengthening our nation’s economy through infrastructure development. An op-ed by the Coalition’s spokesperson, Craig Stevens, recently published in the Canton Repository. In the piece, Mr. Stevens underscores the importance of infrastructure […]

June 16, 2017

Pipeliners Leader: “We’re excited to get to work on the Rover Pipeline”

Large-scale infrastructure projects like the Rover Pipeline are the lifeblood of construction workers, providing thousands of good-paying jobs to hardworking, highly trained professionals. Wade Pilgreen, Financial Secretary Treasurer of Pipeliners Local Union 798, underscored that fact in a recent letter to the editor published by the Adrian Daily Telegram. In the letter, Pilgreen voices his […]

June 7, 2017

Video: Rover Pipeline’s Economic Benefits in Ohio

With construction of the Rover Pipeline underway, communities in Ohio and along the pipeline route can expect to see a number of positive impacts: the creation of thousands of construction jobs for tradesmen and women, the generation of tax funds for investment in local infrastructure, and ultimately access to affordable, clean-burning natural gas. A new […]