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GWPC Initiates Field Inspection Prioritization Project

GWPC Initiates Field Inspection Prioritization Project

In October 2018 the Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) initiated a project focused on providing a framework and tools for prioritization of inspections of oil and gas sites based on geographic considerations. The project received positive feedback from member states at the spring 2019 Risk Based Data Management System (RBDMS) training, and GWPC is currently working to implement the solution in Utah. Read More
RBDMS 3.0: Release 1 Goes Live in North Dakota

RBDMS 3.0: Release 1 Goes Live in North Dakota

The North Dakota Industrial Commission (NDIC) Oil and Gas Division is in the process of upgrading from RBDMS Classic (Risk Based Data Management System) to RBDMS 3.0 (NorthSTAR). On April 30, 2019 the first release of the application went live. It included bond and entity management capabilities. Read More

California's RBDMS 3.0 WellSTAR Release 4 Goes Live

The fourth release of California’s RBDMS 3.0 upgrade (WellSTAR - Well Statewide Tracking and Reporting) went live on April 30, 2019. This release added functionality to WellSTAR in the following areas: well stimulation, gas storage and EPA reporting. This release comes two and a half years after the California Department of Conservation’s Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) began working with the Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) to upgrade their software systems. Both op Read More