Is it better to continually maintain gravel roads or will paving them be more cost-effective?
Major coal miner Cloud Peak Energy is expanding its horizons in the face of tough opposition to two new port gateways to the East.
When existing infrastructure is not viable, oil and gas producers must invest in their own road, pipe or rail infrastructure.
A crucial step to the development and coexistence of the oil industry and farming community is controlling dust from North Dakota’s roads.
As VOCM (a Canadian AM radio station) reports, the provincial government of Newfoundland and Labrador closed down its program to use calcium chloride on gravel roads as a means of dealing with dust. The people of the province gave a heartfelt response, demanding that the government reinstate the operation, especially because of the health risks that are associated with the …