megaloads

Judge Allows MDT To Issue Permits For Megaloads
 A state judge has issued an order that could open U.S. Highway 12 from Lolo Pass to Missoula to large loads of equipment bound for an oil sands project in Canada.
District Judge Ray Dayton modified a preliminary injunction and now says Montana's Department of Transportation can review and permit Imp…
Final 2 ConocoPhillips Megaloads In Billings
The final two huge shipments of equipment for the ConocoPhillips refinery have arrived in Billings despite several court cases, some protests and weather delays.
The two halves of the second coker drum stopped along Montana Highway 3 early Wednesday and were scheduled to be moved to the refinery over…
Officer Denies Motion To Rehear Megaloads Case
A hearing officer has rejected a motion to reconsider his decision in favor of a plan by ExxonMobil to haul massive loads of equipment along a scenic highway in north central Idaho.
Former state judge Duff McKee rejected the request Monday filed by critics of Exxon's plans to ship the oversized …
Judge Stops Transport Of Megaloads Through Western Montana
A judge has upheld a request by Missoula County and three conservation groups to stop Imperial Oil/Exxon Mobil from transporting massive oilfield equipment modules through western Montana.
District Judge Ray Dayton of Anaconda issued his decision late Tuesday afternoon to partially grant a preliminar…