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AUGUST 2013

The “Better Business” Publication Serving the Exploration / Drilling / Production Industry

Hydraulic
Fracturing
Page 66

Dwight D. Keen
Chairman KIOGA
“Hydraulic fracturing
delivers many
tangible benefits
without any
demonstrated
environmental
degradation.”
Page 129

Scott Burkdoll
President EKOGA
“My opinion is that
oil as a commodity
has become a
replacement for
gold.”
Page 137

W. Perry Pearce
Chairman PAW
“Industry’s goal is to
enhance production
and operate safely
while protecting the
quality of Wyoming’s
environment.”
Page 143

Gary Slagel
Chairman PIOGA
“We are optimistic
that the right pieces
soon will be in place
to increase natural
gas demand.”
Page 175



Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013

American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013
Contents
Reports
Calendar
Oil & Gas Counts
George Mitchell
Endangered Species
Industry Digest
Events
Tech Connections
Washington Watch
Liaison Committee
State Legislative
NGL Production Shifts Signal Big Changes
Zonal Isolation Necessary for Developing Marcellus
Drilling System Reduces Sliding, Boosts ROP
Cover Story
Advanced Frac Fluid Improves Eagle Ford Production
‘Personal Touch’ Defuses Opposition to Drilling, Fracturing
Solid Propellants Offer Alternative for Stimulation
Approach Improves Water Usage, Cost
Condensates Require Optimal Gathering, Processing Designs
Plant Retrofit Boosts Ethane Recovery
EICS Improves Engine Control, Reduces Emissions
Automation Helps Maximize Human Capital
Artificial Lift Selection Critical to Well Performance
KIOGA
EKOGA
PAW
WEA
VOGA
KOGA
IPAA Midyear
Climate Strategy
Public Lands
IDCs
PIOGA
Chairman’s Welcome
Development Blurring Boundaries Between Utica, Marcellus
Liquids Infrastructure Key to Growing Production
3-D Imaging Crucial in Marcellus Development
Pad Construction Protects Environment, Reduces Costs
LED Lighting Improves Site Safety, Economics
Pennsylvania Follows Through on Emergency Preparedness
Industry Focus
Classified Advertising
Advertisers Index
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Contents
American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Reports
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Calendar
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Oil & Gas Counts
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - George Mitchell
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Industry Digest
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Events
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Tech Connections
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Washington Watch
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Liaison Committee
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - State Legislative
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - NGL Production Shifts Signal Big Changes
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Zonal Isolation Necessary for Developing Marcellus
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Drilling System Reduces Sliding, Boosts ROP
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Cover Story
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Advanced Frac Fluid Improves Eagle Ford Production
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - ‘Personal Touch’ Defuses Opposition to Drilling, Fracturing
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Solid Propellants Offer Alternative for Stimulation
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Approach Improves Water Usage, Cost
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Condensates Require Optimal Gathering, Processing Designs
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Plant Retrofit Boosts Ethane Recovery
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - EICS Improves Engine Control, Reduces Emissions
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Automation Helps Maximize Human Capital
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Artificial Lift Selection Critical to Well Performance
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - KIOGA
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - PAW
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - WEA
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - VOGA
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - KOGA
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - IPAA Midyear
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Climate Strategy
American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Public Lands
American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - 171
American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - IDCs
American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - 173
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - PIOGA
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Chairman’s Welcome
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Development Blurring Boundaries Between Utica, Marcellus
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Liquids Infrastructure Key to Growing Production
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - 3-D Imaging Crucial in Marcellus Development
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Pad Construction Protects Environment, Reduces Costs
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - LED Lighting Improves Site Safety, Economics
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Pennsylvania Follows Through on Emergency Preparedness
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Industry Focus
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Classified Advertising
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American Oil and Gas Reporter - August 2013 - Advertisers Index
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