Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Assignment: Shale Oil Where Coal Was King

In southwest Pennsylvania, close to the West Virginia border, this oil rig is generating robust oil flow. Below: a worker removes drill pipe high above drill deck; views of the rig; workers disassembling pipe; pressure management; a dormant coal transport system; a local farm; Waynesburg, PA, the closest town, boasts a university and downtown.