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RBDMS Directional Survey Import Tool Released

RBDMS Directional Survey Import Tool Released

The Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) recently released a new tool that will allow state agency users to collect and store survey data from horizontally and directionally drilled wells and view that data in two or three dimensions with third-party applications. This will facilitate faster and more accurate analysis of proposed drilling, injection, and hydraulic fracturing activities. Read More
GWPC Releases Oil & Gas Forms Project

GWPC Releases Oil & Gas Forms Project

In the fall of 2017 the Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) began a project to create a library of state oil and gas regulatory forms as well as an inventory of fields on some of the most common forms. The Forms Project was released this spring for use by GWPC and RBDMS partner states during development and updates of forms. Read More
North Dakota Implements RBDMS 3.0 Technology

North Dakota Implements RBDMS 3.0 Technology

The North Dakota Industrial Commission (NDIC) Oil and Gas Division installed RBDMS in 2002 to track oil and gas data collected during the regulatory process. RBDMS provided a robust database that was able to adapt with NDIC during the Bakken boom. Now NDIC is beginning the process of upgrading to RBDMS 3.0 which is currently being developed by California’s Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR). RBDMS 3.0’s modern web-based technology will make it easier for NDIC to share access Read More