North Dakota needs no incentive programs to attract business.

Several oil and gas projects are expected to be under construction in North Dakota this year, including natural gas processing plants.

• Oneok plans to build the Demicks Lake natural gas processing plant northeast of Watford City to process 200 million cubic feet per day. Construction is expected to begin in the second quarter of 2018.

• Oneok also has proposed to expand the Bear Creek gas processing plant north of Killdeer from 80 million cubic feet per day to 175 million cubic feet per day. The Public Service Commission is considering the proposal.

• Arrow Field Services, a subsidiary of Crestwood Midstream Partners, is expanding the Arrow Bear Den gas processing plant near Watford City, adding another 120 million cubic feet per day of processing capacity. It’s expected to be in service in the third quarter of 2019.

• Hess Midstream Partners is partnering with Targa Resources Corp. to construct the Little Missouri Four plant to process 200 million cubic feet of natural gas per day in McKenzie County.