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Target Logistics makes list of fastest-growing companies

August 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Crew camp supplier Target Logistics, which has one camp just outside of Dickinson in Dunn County, was recognized this week for its fast growth. Continue Reading

Stutsman County finalizes zoning ordinance against crew camps

July 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

After eight months of research, public meetings and footwork, Stutsman County has an ordinance regulating crew camps. Continue Reading

UND professors study oil patch man camps

February 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The researchers are studying three types of camps: the large, organized crew camps; less formal RV parks and trailer courts with water and sewer hookups; and camps without water and electricity.
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UND faculty researches ND crew camps

August 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS A team of researchers led by faculty from the University of North Dakota are working on the “North Dakota Man Camp Project” to document social conditions in camps in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Continue Reading

UND faculty research ND man camps

August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A team of researchers led by faculty from the University or North Dakota are working on the “North Dakota Man Camp Project” to document social conditions in camps in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Continue Reading

Some women also call N.D. ‘man camps’ home

May 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Although most people refer to company housing for North Dakota oilfield workers as man camps, some women also call them home. Continue Reading

Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar visits Dunn County Lodge in oil country

April 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

U.S. Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar made three major speculations after touring Dunn County Lodge on Monday: residential camps should be referred to as “crew camps,” not “man camps;” water fracturing is OK; and while North Dakota is a role model for the country, there are problems that need attention. Continue Reading

Proposed man camp law in Morton County needs changes

March 29, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Extra chairs had to be brought into the Morton County Planning and Zoning Commission room in Mandan on Thursday as more than 50 people attended a meeting, Chairman John Shafer said. Continue Reading

600-worker ‘man camp’ opening north of Dickinson

March 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Officials are cutting the ribbon this afternoon on another large so-called man camp in the western North Dakota oil patch, this one a 600-worker housing facility in Dunn County. CEO Brian Lash of Target Logistics says his company has opened eight compounds with more than 3,700 beds in the Bakken formation region since 2010, and several more are planned. Continue Reading

ND county extends ban of man camps

March 3, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) Officials in a northwest North Dakota county have extended a moratorium on “man camps” in the area.
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