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Babst Calland: ODNR Releases Draft Rules on Horizontal Well Site Construction
Posted on 3 Mar 2014 by Babst Calland

By Michael T. Altvater The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, on February 21, 2014, published several draft rules concerning horizontal well site construction and an update to the industry standards referenced in its rules on oil and gas well drilling... Read More

Babst Calland: Ohio Adopts Horizontal Well Site Construction Rules
Posted on 21 Jul 2015 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

By David E. Northrop The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Oil and Gas Resources Management has adopted rules requiring the approval of plans for horizontal well sites prior to the construction or material modification of the... Read More

Babst Calland: Utica Shale Gas Production Surges in Quarterly Update
Posted on 10 Feb 2014 by Babst Calland

By Michael T. Altvater The Ohio Department of Natural Resources released its first quarterly production update thanks to a new law that requires production to be reported on a quarterly versus annual basis. The report showed that Ohio’s 245 horizontal... Read More