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  • Ocean Man
    Day 2 in the Bakken. So far I've spoken with people from Whiting WLL, Continental CLR, Denbury DNR, and Helmerich & Payne HP.
    7/7/12
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    • Ocean Man: Later today I'm meeting with some people from BAS in Watford City. Great interviews and info so far.
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    • x oil -field: Thank you for sharing your.. on the ground upfront perspective with us here at SA.
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: OM......is hard to get a decent hotel room in the Bakken?
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    • Ocean Man: Hill - Best Western / Days Inn / Ramada quality mostly. Not sure about Eastern side of ND, I'm only on the West side.
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Thanks! I think DAL increased flights my try to non-rev in, someday.
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    • x oil -field: My CTL is.. are you speaking only to the top brass,or are you also talking to the guys & gal's in the field on the rigs?
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Heard ETP may be moving up to Bakken, guessing eventually oil by CSX to East Coast via PSX for DAL, watching.
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: OM.....what town do you use as base camp?
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    • grapeswhiz: Do you have to shale out a lot to stay at those hotels?
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    • x oil -field: As & individual sometimes U may pay more,usually oil folks all get same rate,for crew-room's bunk rate 2-3-& 4+ rates are set,companies pay.
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    • chuckholladay: Tax man should be paying for this research.
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    • x oil -field: Funny,we are I must say.. a very diverse sharing group of folks here at SA StockTalk,yes?
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    • Ocean Man: x oil - only talking to workers, not top brass. Only set up 2 meetings, rest are stopping at rigs and talking to people at restaurants, bars
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    • Ocean Man: coffee shops, taco trucks, etc. Hill - Watford City or Dickinson on the west side are biggest / closest. I'm basing at Medora which I find
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    • Ocean Man: more pleasant, it's more of a "town square" quaint little camping / RV town w/ good food, less of a roughneck oil town.
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