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Wright Drilling Announces Jeffory D. Blackard as Guest Speaker

Denison, Texas – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today that village builder, philanthropist and international businessman, Jeffory D. Blackard, will be their guest speaker at Wright Drilling’s 2017 Conference on August 19, 2017, at Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
   
Beyond his career as an international businessman and innovator, developing over $2b […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Drills Their Fifth Successful Oil Well Project in Oklahoma

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February 26, 2017
Okfuskee County, Oklahoma – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of their latest oil well project, JULIE #1, located in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma.
Michael W. Wright, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wright Drilling and Exploration commented, “We are excited for our partners on […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Announces Their Fourth Successful Oil Well Project in Oklahoma

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February 6, 2017
Okfuskee County, Oklahoma – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of their new oil well project, LOMA LINDA #2, located northwest of Okemah in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma.
Wright Drilling & Exploration began site construction on January 22nd, spud well on February 1st, and drilled […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Appoints Scott M. Casper as President

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December 21, 2016
Choctaw Casino Resort Private Penthouse Suite, Durant, OK – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. appointed Scott M. Casper to President during their private Christmas Party Event at Choctaw Casino & Resort on December 16th. Casper, a leader with more than two decades of executive experience, takes the helm of […]

Michael W. Wright’s Book, “THE OIL & GAS BUSINESS” launched at Wright Drilling & Exploration’s Christmas Party

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December 16, 2016
Michael W. Wright’s debut title, “THE OIL & GAS BUSINESS” was launched during Wright Drilling & Exploration’s Christmas Party Choctaw Casino Resort Private Penthouse Suite, Durant, OK – Michael W. Wright, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Wright Drilling and Exploration, Inc., released his debut title, “THE OIL & […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Drills Successful Well in Kansas Expanding Their Positive Oil Producing Results Across Three States

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December 7, 2016
Scott County, Kansas – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of their new oil well project, BRAEDEN #2, located in Scott County, Kansas.
Wright Drilling & Exploration began site construction on November 16th, spud well on November 22nd, and hit its total depth (TD) […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Successfully Drills Their Third Oklahoma Oil Well Project Near Shawnee, OK

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October 17, 2016
Pottawatomie County, OK,  – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. completed drilling its third well in recent weeks with positive shows of oil.  Wright Drilling’s geologists deem it to be a productive well with two pay-zones and is proceeding to the completion phase.  The oil well project is located in Pottawatomie […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Starts Third Oklahoma Oil Well Project Near Shawnee, OK

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October 4, 2016
Pottawatomie County, Okla. – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the start of its next oil well project in Pottawatomie County, OK.  The project, the Hillerman #1, is located west and southwest of Shawnee, OK.
“We are pleased to start our next exploration drilling project, the Hillerman #1, in […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Announces Successful Drilling and Testing of Second Oil Well Project in Okfuskee County, OK

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September 26, 2016
Okfuskee County, Okla. – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of their second oil well project, the Waylon #1, in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma.
The Waylon #1 oil well is one of several strategic project locations in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, and was drilled to a […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Starts Second Oil Well Project In Okfuskee County, OK

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August 22, 2016
Okfuskee County, Okla. – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the start of its next oil well project in a series of projects in Okfuskee County, OK. The project, the Waylon #1, is located northwest of Okemah in Okfuskee County, OK.
“We are pleased to commence our next exploration […]

Wright Drilling and Exploration Expands into Kansas Project with Scott County

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June 9, 2016
DENISON, Texas — Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. will expand its drilling operations into Kansas with its first conventional vertical project to break ground in Scott County within the next 60 days. With over 17 million barrels having already been produced from Scott County, and much of this total […]

Wright Drilling & Exploration Drills Successful First Well

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April 19, 2016
Okfuskee County, Okla. – Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of its first oil well project, the Loma Linda No.1, a site located northwest of Okemah in Okfuskee County, OK.
“We are pleased that our first exploration drilling project, the Loma Linda No. 1, […]