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Target Logistics contracted for Permian work lodge

A new major project is underway in West Texas for workforce housing firm Target Logistics. Earlier today, the company announced that construction will begin immediately on a housing facility for “one of the world’s largest” oil and gas exploration and production companies. The announcement did not specifically name the company, but said occupancy should be available by early 2016. “We ...

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Energy Industry: The Great Crew Change

Over the past several months the energy industry, specifically the oil and gas sector, has been through a severe downturn.  The slide in the industry crosses all platforms– from oil and gas prices to hitting all-time lows, companies cutting back or even closing down operations, to major slashes in budgets and thousands of people losing their jobs.  The most dramatic ...

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Bakken workforce housing firm renews 2 contracts

Target Logistics, an international provider of workforce housing, announced on Monday that it has renewed major contracts with two global oilfield service companies. A recent press release states that the Woodlands, Texas-based company renewed contracts totaling roughly $50 million. Target Logistics, which has been offering housing services in the Bakken formation since 2010, will continue to provide workforce housing to ...

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Oilfield ‘man camp’ operator Civeo cuts jobs amid oil slump

WILLISTON, N.D., Dec 29 – Civeo Corp, which provides temporary housing for oilfield workers and miners, slashed its workforce on Monday and said revenue could fall by a third as slumping crude prices force oil producers to cut costs The warning adds jitters to the already-wary global oil market and highlights weakness in Australia’s coal industry, one of Civeo’s biggest ...

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The top 5 Bakken stories this week

Rig count: 196 active wells. Saltwater spills: 2. Oil spills: 0. 1. US Senator Hoeven and AG Stenehjem request permanent agents in Williston area Western North Dakota law agencies are looking to Washington for help. Drug crimes and prostitution cases in western North Dakota are greater than local agencies can handle.  Additional state money from the 63rdLegislature provided more equipment and ...

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Who is the typical oil worker? TL looks at the men behind the stereotype

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Lydia Gilbertson | Shale Plays Media Google+ Target Logistics recently released a white paper report that outlines the demographics and health issues of mobile workers in the energy industry, primarily in the Alberta tar sands in Canada and the Bakken oil fields in North Dakota. The paper discusses who these people are and why they are motivated to become mobile workers. Many people ...

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Target Logistics releases “Sleep & Exercise: The key to a productive workforce” Infographic

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Press Release “Companies that invest in an optimal sleep environment for their workers realize benefits that include greater productivity, increased safety and fewer sick days,” said Target Logistics President and Chief Operating Officer Brad Archer. “Our commitment to providing optimal sleep environments is evidenced by our trademarked Hibernator Sleep System™. This system includes a bed with a solid wood base, ...

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