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Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...Petroleum has started its drilling of production wells at its Mustang field project, also west of the Kuparuk field. Nabors Alaska Drilling Rig 16E was moved to the location in December.Brooks Range plans to award contracts for fabrication of field...
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State calls on Nabors to mediate labor dispute

...with its unionized workers. Flanagan, in a letter to Nabors Alaska president Jim Denney, said that the dispute "threatens...only attempts to nudge the parties to a settlement. Nabors Alaska vice president Jim Brown said his company prefers to...
Letters of Thanks

...Richard Campbell of BP Exploration Alaska; John Barnes of Marathon Oil; Pete Leathard, Pres. Veco Corp; Jim Denny of Nabors Alaska Drilling; Tom Irwin, V.P. Business Development at Alaska Gold Mining, Inc.; Becky Buxton at Alaska Hotel...
Nabors Alaska Drilling threatens to strike

ANCHORAGE - Union workers at Nabors Alaska Drilling Inc. are threatening...circulation of a strike petition among Nabors Alaska's approximately 550 workers...concerns. Jim Denney, president of Nabors Alaska, hopes a strike can be avoided...
Report says BP helped state in cheating probe

...knowledge. The Anchorage Daily News said in a story published Sunday that representatives of BP and the contractor, Nabors Alaska, attended as state investigators interviewed witnesses, including Nabors rig workers and the BP representatives who...
Snomobiler's body found

...shot down more avalanches. Coyne had recently returned home to Wasilla from the North Slope, where he worked for Nabors Alaska Drilling. ``He just got off the Slope, just got back in town and was just going to take a short ride,'' said...
North Slope oil rig catches fire

...Prudhoe Bay workers escaped serious injury when an oil rig caught fire as it was being moved. The workers, employed by Nabors Alaska Drilling, were thrown in the accident, which occurred about 10:20 p.m. Tuesday when one of the rig's massive...
Drilling company fined for injury

...violations stemming from a worker injury at the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska. Sound off on the important issues at Nabors Alaska Drilling Inc. is contesting the $18,900 fine according to an official with the state Occupational Safety and Health...
Regulators: North Slope spills were not reported

ANCHORAGE - BP Exploration (Alaska) and its drilling contractor, Nabors Alaska Drilling, neglected to report spills at two Prudhoe Bay well sites, according to state environmental regulators. The spills...
Obituaries of his lifetime friend, David Warner. Burney worked in the oil fields of Prudhoe Bay for Dolphin, Dantex, Nabors Alaska and Alaska United Drilling. He was employed as a roustabout before becoming a roughneck. He also commercially fished...


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