From WikimarcellusPennsylvania-based BLX Inc. (aka E & L Drilling) is a natural gas exploration and production company that operates approximately 700 gas wells and controls 30,000 acres primarily in Western Pennsylvania.
The company has been drilling the Marcellus shale formation in Butler County, PA located in the west central part of the state.
A report that appeared in July, 2008 mentioned that the company had drilled a vertical well on the Cecelia and Wayne Watson farm in Butler County.
Another BLX lease is on property owned by Richard J. Blauser also in Butler County. It is located in Allegheny Township.
According to an August, 2010 news account, BLX held a number of leases in Allegheny County, PA. It had 63 leases covering 1,723 acres in the county.
- Stan Berdell is the owner of BLX Inc.
- David S. Miller is Manager of Field Operations and Explorations for the company.