May 07, 2019
Who's Who in Oil and Gas: Jobs, Contractor Safety, and the PPE Required
Edwin Drake, the“Father of the Petroleum Industry” was the first person to drill a commercial oil well in the United States. His drilling technology revolutionized how crude oil was produced and launched what we know today as the U.S. Petroleum industry. From its humble beginnings in Titusville, PA, the oil and gas industry today employs workers across all 50 U.S. states.