• ND Industrial Commission

    The Legislature created the Industrial Commission of North Dakota (the "Commission") in 1919 to conduct and manage, on behalf of the State, certain utilities, industries, enterprises and business projects established by state law.

  • ND Dept of Mineral Resources

    The Oil and Gas Division regulates the drilling and production of oil and gas in North Dakota.

  • ND Pipeline Authority

    North Dakota's Pipeline Authority (PA) was established by the Legislature in 2007. The North Dakota Industrial Commission is the North Dakota Pipeline Authority.

  • ND Petroleum Council

    The North Dakota Petroleum Council is a trade association that represents more than 200 companies involved in all aspects of the oil and gas industry including oil and gas production, refining, pipeline, transportation, mineral leasing, consulting, legal work, and oil field service activities in North Dakota, South Dakota, and the Rocky Mountain Region.

mission statement

The Mission of the Oil and Gas Research Council is to promote the growth of the oil and gas industry through research and education.

latest news

Next Grant Round deadline is June 1, 2018.... More news

next OGRP meeting

Wednesday, May 02, 2018  10:00AM-5:00PM
Department of Mineral Resources West Board Room
1000 East Calgary, Bismarck, ND

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