A company serving the oil and gas industry has made an investment and will bring jobs to Guernsey County, GoFrac LLC of Forth Worth, Texas, Starting with 50 employees immediately, The goal is to hire at least 75 and, by next summer, hope to have 150." Although the figures were not firm, the company may make an investment of as much as $46 million.
The company liked the site because of its proximity to the crossroads of Interstate 70 and Interstate 77. "It has good demographics. They can get around to service all of the big oil companies.
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]