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28 Shreveport-area oil service employees losing jobs

SHREVEPORT, La. — A corporation that provides services for the oil and gas industry is laying off 28 employees at its Shreveport facility. Baker Hughes notified the state of the layoffs in a letter late last week. A copy was released Monday by Louisiana’s labor department. The company said the layoffs are the result of cutbacks in exploration, drilling and ...

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Watch the LIVE stream of the Ark-La-Tex Oilfield Expo

Watch the live stream video as Shale Plays Media President and CEO, Lewis Amicone, interviews 42 industry executives at the Ark-La-Tex Oilfield Expo this Wednesday and Thursday from the Shreveport Convention Center, downtown Shreveport, Louisiana. Get a glimpse of what oil and gas professionals and CEO’s are saying about current business practices, innovations and their take on the current state of the ...

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YMCA of Northwest Louisiana receives massive donation from energy giant

Marissa Hall | Shale Plays Media The YMCA of Northwest Louisiana has received a massive donation from BHP Billiton. The international energy giant donated $10.7 million to the organization, enough to cover about half the cost of a new facility planned for construction next to BHP headquarters in Shreveport, Louisiana. An article by Adam Duvernay for the Monroe News Star ...

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