Month: February 2020

February 19, 2020 0

Tom Chang MD Doing Away With Dilation

By Stephen Callahan

The Acuity Eye Group’s 360 Advanced Vision Center’s latest program reimagines eyecare. Led by Tom Chang MD, the initiative is designed to allow patients to get the eye exams they desire in a comfortable atmosphere without dilation, long waits, or even having to make an appointment in advance. The initiative stems from noticing that many people lack the proper vision appointments due to the planning required. It’s an inconvenience to have your eyes dilated. Using the most innovative technology available, this is no longer a concern. read more

February 6, 2020 0

Dakota Access Pipeline: Update 2020

By Stephen Callahan

The Dakota Access Pipeline is a $3.7 billion underground pipeline system built by Dakota Access, a subsidiary of Energy Transfer Crude Oil Company, and operated by Sunoco Logistics Partners. The pipeline is 1,168mi (1,880km) long, with varying diameters of 12, 20, 24 and 30 inches along the length at designated tank terminals, and is engineered to carry up to 570,000 barrels daily of light sweet crude oil from the Bakken and Three Forks oil region of North Dakota to Patoka, Illinois. Per an agreement between Energy Transfer Partners and Sunoco Logistics Partners, Sunoco holds a 40% interest in Bakken Holdings Company, which has a 75% stake in Dakota Access, LLC. read more