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    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™ Honored For Technology Development Of The Year At 2019 Northeast Oil & Gas Awards
    March 21, 2019
    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™ (Locus Bio-Energy), the biotech company whose AssurEOR line of biochemical treatments for oil wells has substantially improved production in the Appalachian and Permian Basins, received the New Technology Development of the Year Award in the 2019 Northeast Oil & Gas Awards. The announcement was made at the Northeast region’s finalist gala in Pittsburgh.
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    Utica Shale oil, natgas production expected to grow in ’18 (Kallanish Energy)
    March 18, 2019
    Martin Shumway and Tim Knobloch are artists with numbers. They used an array of drilling data to paint pictures of Ohio’s Utica Shale and the entire Appalachian Basin in twin presentations Thursday at the 72nd annual Ohio Oil and Gas annual meeting, sponsored by the Ohio Oil and Gas Association. Kallanish Energy was in attendance at the conference, along with roughly 700 other attendees, all together in Ohio’s capital city.
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    Ohio-based oil biotech co. names CEO, plans Houston expansion (Houston Business Journal)
    January 23, 2019
    Ohio-based Locus Bio-Energy Solutions, which creates production and drilling fluid technologies using by-products of non-GMO microorganisms, is coming to Houston. The company recently named Jon Rogers as its CEO, and his initial efforts will focus on opening and staffing new facilities in the Houston area, according to a Jan. 21 press release.
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    Oilfield bio-chemical start-up to move to Houston with new CEO (Houston Chronicle)
    January 21, 2019
    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions, an oil field biochemical startup, announced Monday that Jonathan Rogers will lead the company as its first CEO. His first order of business will be to move the company's headquarters to Houston by year's end. Rogers, who previously worked at Clariant as a global head of BL Oil Services and BP as the global technology director, will guide the company through its planned expansion in oil basins.
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    Locus Bio-Energy hires veteran oil industry executive as CEO (World Oil)
    January 21, 2019
    Jon Rogers, a highly respected global oilfield executive who served in senior roles at BP and Clariant, has been named CEO of Locus Bio-Energy Solutions, a disruptive technology company whose unique bio-chemical based production and drilling fluid chemistries are increasing oil production and safety, and attracting top industry talent.
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    Veteran Oil Industry Executive Jonathan Rogers Joins Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™ As CEO
    January 21, 2019
    Jon Rogers, a highly respected global oilfield executive who served in senior roles at BP and Clariant, has been named CEO of Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™ (Locus Bio-Energy), a disruptive technology company whose unique bio-chemical based production and drilling fluid chemistries are increasing oil production and safety, and attracting top industry talent.
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    Tech Trends (E&P Magazine)
    January 4, 2019
    A new, customizable treatment program, known as the AssurEOR line, was developed by Locus Bio-Energy Solutions for improving production and safety. The AssurEOR line consists of AssurEOR FLOW treatments for paraffin dispersal and wellbore cleaning and Assur- EOR STIM treatments for EOR, according to a press release. All of the products were developed using nonbacterial, microbial-based formulations that are highly potent yet nontoxic, making them safer alternatives to chemicals that provide even better results.
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    November 2018 Updates
    November 30, 2018
    Did You Know? New data and industry recognition confirms: AssurEOR customizable treatments are the answer to your production declines. Learn more about latest production results and what this means for you and your business.
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    Customized treatment program increases safety and profitability (World Oil)
    October 18, 2018
    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions has introduced a customizable treatment program, AssurEOR line, for use in upstream applications. The new products have shown effective at improving production and safety. The technology was a finalist in the World Oil Awards. The AssurEOR line is recognized as one of the industry's first treatment programs that offers financial benefits from use. In addition to best-in-class well maintenance, the products increase production and recoverable reserves—leading to improved profitability and the potential for tax benefits.
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    Oil Industry Recognizes AssurEOR Production Products for Decline Curve Improvements
    October 18, 2018
    The oil industry is placing high priority on recognizing innovative technologies that address two of its biggest challenges—safety and the decline curve—and Locus Bio-Energy Solutions' AssurEOR treatment program has been highlighted as a solution. The customized products show impressive results in improving production and safety, leading to features in national industry publications, finalist placement in the World Oil Awards and presentations at national conferences.
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    AssurEOR Line of Enhanced Oil Recovery Treatments Chosen as Finalist in the World Oil Awards
    October 2, 2018
    Finalists for the 2018 World Oil Awards have been announced, and Locus Bio-Energy Solutions, LLC’s (Locus Bio-Energy) AssurEOR product line was chosen for its advancements in the production chemicals category. The prestigious awards, developed by World Oil and Gulf Energy Information, honor leading innovations in upstream oil applications that are positively impacting the industry. The winners will be announced at a black-tie gala in Houston on October 11.
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    September 2018 Updates
    September 1, 2018
    The AssurEOR line of paraffin dispersal and enhanced oil recovery treatments is making big headlines, with successful expansion into a new basin, finalist placement in the World Oil Awards and recognition in the media as a top innovation. The growing awareness has led to invitations to present at well-respected industry events, like Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co.’s (THP) exclusive, invitation-only Energy Disruption Conference.
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    Paraffin Remediation for Mature Fields (E&P Magazine)
    September 1, 2018
    Paraffin deposition is a major industry-wide problem costing the petroleum industry billions of dollars per year. The extra cost is a result of many economic factors. An array of remediation options are available, but until recently none of them offered a solution that was both cost-effective and did not cause skin damage.
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    Finalists Announced For The 2018 World Oil Awards (World Oil Magazine)
    August 30, 2018
    World Oil and Gulf Energy Information have announced the finalists for the 2018 World Oil Awards, and Locus Bio-Energy’s AssurEOR product line was chosen in the production chemicals category. For 17 years, these prestigious awards have honored the upstream energy industry's leading innovators and innovations. This year's winners will be announced at a black-tie gala in October.
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    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions Expands Non-Toxic, Customized Paraffin Treatments to New Basins
    August 15, 2018
    A new non-toxic, customized approach to paraffin dispersal is showing unprecedented results in cleaning flow lines and rods, while also increasing well production—leading to expansion into additional basins. AssurEOR FLOW, an environmentally-safe biochemical treatment, is the first paraffin dispersal product that is tailored to the specific characteristics of individual wells and increases production.
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    "Locus Bio-Energy opens Midland facility" (Midland Reporter-Telegram)
    July 9, 2018
    Rising activity in the Permian Basin oil patch has given rise to demand for innovative products to help improve crude and natural gas production. That has prompted an influx of companies providing those products, including Locus Bio-Energy Solutions, which opened a Midland facility to provide personalized treatment programs using locally produced, non-bacterial microorganisms for paraffin dispersal and enhanced oil recovery.
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    From Appalachia to the Permian, bio-based product firm expanding (North American Shale Magazine)
    July 2, 2018
    A production optimization company that started in the Appalachian Basin has opened a new facility in Midland. Locus Bio-Energy is bringing its unique bacteria-based approach to paraffin dispersal and EOR to the Permian to help producers with increased production. The company uses non-toxic customized treatments to help remove and disperse the build-up of paraffin in production infrastructure.
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    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™ Opens Midland, Texas Facility for Paraffin Dispersal and EOR
    June 5, 2018
    SOLON, Ohio (June 5, 2018) Developing non-toxic technologies for upstream applications continues to intensify, but there’s been little success to date until recent advancements from Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™. The intellectual-property-based fermentation company, which is known throughout the industry for its local production of fresh, non-toxic and customized treatments, recently announced the opening of a new facility in Midland, Texas, to expand its unique product offerings. Based at the center of one of the highest activity level basins in the world, the company’s new location will offer fresh, personalized treatment programs based on by-products of non-GMO, non-bacterial microorganisms for paraffin dispersal and enhanced oil recovery.
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    "Bio Solutions Win Recognition" (Permian Basin Oil & Gas Magazine)
    June 2, 2018
    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions is developing innovations for common industry challenges, with solutions that are gaining national attention. Scientists created microbial-based products that substantially increase oil reserves and reduce LOE. The products, both cost-effective and non-toxic, are evolving well maintenance, leading Darcy partners to name Locus Bio-Energy a Top 10 Emerging Tech Company in the production chemicals space.
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    June 2018 Updates
    June 1, 2018
    Locus Bio-Energy is expanding its upstream offerings to meet demand, and our experts are authoring top industry trend articles. Find out more about these updates in our June enewsletter, which includes information on availability of the AssurEOR solutions in the Permian basin, a lead feature story on AOGR authored by Locus Bio-Energy expert Kirk Raney, and details about the team’s attendance at the Production Chemicals Optimization conference.
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    "Optimizing Mature Fields" (American Oil & Gas Reporter)
    May 2, 2018
    Enhancing oil recovery from mature oil fields is becoming a standard operational procedure in the industry because of the huge volumes of valuable unrecovered oil left behind in reservoirs after primary and secondary recovery processes. Microbial enhanced oil recovery (MEOR) is one of the technologies that has received significant attention over the past several decades.
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    March 2018 Updates
    March 1, 2018
    From branded product names and impressive well treatment results to office expansions and event appearances, we have industry-related news that you’ll want to hear. Check out the headlines below and learn more about why Locus Bio-Energy is quickly becoming the new go-to trend for upstream microbial applications .
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    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions Receives Global Recognition For New Approach To Oil Challenges (Oil and Gas Online)
    February 20, 2018
    An Ohio-based R&D company is changing the future of the oil business by developing new and innovative approaches to common industry challenges—with solutions that are gaining international attention. World-class scientists at Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™, LLC have created a series of unique microbial-based products that substantially increase oil reserves and reduce LOE.
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    Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™ Receives Global Recognition for New Approach to Oil Challenge
    February 20, 2018
    SOLON, Ohio—February 20, 2018—An Ohio-based R&D company is changing the future of the oil business by developing new and innovative approaches to common industry challenges—with solutions that are gaining international attention. World-class scientists at Locus Bio-Energy Solutions™, LLC have created a series of unique microbial-based products that substantially increase oil reserves and reduce LOE. The products, which are both cost-effective and non-toxic, are evolving oil well operators’ approaches to maintenance–leading Darcy Partners to name Locus Bio-Energy a Top 10 Emerging Tech Company in the World in the production chemicals space.
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    November 2017 Updates
    November 21, 2017
    After extensive due diligence, Locus was selected as one of the Top 10 Emerging Tech Companies in the world in the Production Chemicals space to present at a closed forum of super majors and top independents. The forum was organized by Darcy Partners in Houston. The object of interest was our paraffin dispersal solution.
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    Darcy Partners names Locus Bio Energy as a Top 10
    November 1, 2017
    After extensive due diligence, Locus was selected as one of the Top 10 Emerging Tech Companies in the world in the Production Chemicals space to present at a closed forum of super majors and top independents. The forum was organized by Darcy Partners in Houston.
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    September 2017 Updates
    September 25, 2017
    We have several exciting updates to provide you with since our last newsletter. Since our last newsletter, hurricanes Harvey & Irma left a trail of devastation and misery along the Gulf Coast. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the hurricanes and their aftermath.
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    July 2017 Updates
    July 25, 2017
    As many of you know, we entered commercial operations in the Appalachian Basin in late Q1 2017 with our 100% environmentally friendly well stimulating paraffin dispersal product. Since then, we have grown by leaps and bounds. This is all thanks to our growing list of amazing clients and their uniform praise for our product that not only does its job as effectively as any BTEX solvent, hot oiling or watering, but is extremely safe to use for their pumpers.
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    "Control Treatment Proven to Remove Wax Paraffin" (E&P Magazine)
    July 5, 2017
    Locus has just been featured in the July editorial of the E&P magazine.  Click here to see it.  Locus’ technology has been talked about in the Production, Completion and Water Management sections. The Hart Energy E&P magazine is the industry’s leading publication and commands a readership base that is global.
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    Production Chemicals Optimization Conference
    July 1, 2017
    A team from Locus presented at the Production Chemicals Optimization Conference on June 28th, 2017 in Houston to an audience that were primarily petrochemical scientists from most major E&P operators such as Chevron and Conoco Philips, and Production Services companies such as Schlumberger and Baker-Hughes.

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