May 6, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Special Sections

Energy Updates

April DEP well permits report

There were 73 drilling permits issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection in the Marcellus Business Central coverage area in the month of April. More...

Citing falling costs, SolarCity moving into Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH, PA (AP) - Helped by falling installation and hardware costs, the country’s largest solar power provider is venturing into Pittsburgh, a market defined until now mostly by homegrown companies.  More...

Snubbing Unit 9 is latest addition to Deep Well Services’ equipment

ZELIENOPLE, PA - Deep Well Services (DWS) has expanded its equipment and technology with the addition of Snubbing Unit 9, which has 285K lift-force and 142K snub force capability.  More...

Business Briefs

CNG/ALTERNATIVE FUEL STATIONS

   More...

Trucking/Transportation companies

Full Story

New BB &T Ballpark deck plan unveiled

Williamsport Williamsport , PA - Final approval by Williamsport City Council on April 28 has paved the way for construction of a new premium deck to be added to the right field side of BB&T Ballpark at Historic Bowman Field.  More...

Halliburton and Baker Hughes call off merger

After a year and a half of discussions, Halliburton, the second largest field services company, and Baker Hughes, the third largest, have called off their $28 billion merger agreement. The merger faced stiff opposition from U.S. More...

News

Royal Dutch Shell continues to lease, buy properties surrounding proposed ethane cracker

MONACA, PA - Another business looks to benefit from Royal Dutch Shell’s potential petrochemical plant. More...

Midstream outlook

Newly proposed transmission pipeline projects will take Appalachian natural gas to customers in Virginia, Michigan and Ontario

The existing natural gas pipeline network in the U.S. moves nearly one quarter of America’s energy demand, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. More...

The next generation of shale gas innovators

Canonsburg, PA - On May 18, 2016 over twenty innovative companies will share details regarding their latest products and services that will have a positive impact on the shale gas industry. More...

People

Northwest names Scalise executive vice president, business development

WARREN, PA - Jonathan P. Scalise has been named executive vice president, business development of Northwest Bank.  More...

New leader named for Penn State Department of Plant Science

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA - Erin Connolly, professor of biological sciences at the University of South Carolina, has been named professor and head of Penn State’s Department of Plant Science, effective May 15.  More...

Jessica L. Fisher joins McQuaide Blasko, Inc. as associate

Hollidaysburg , PA - Jessica L. Fisher has joined McQuaide Blasko’s business law group in Hollidaysburg. More...

Sign up for Biz Alerts

Email Marketing You Can Trust