April 2019

Purpose / Overview

There are several saltwater disposal sites in North Dakota spread around the Bakken Formation in which the ticket information from the truck drivers must be collected and archived. The information includes the driver’s name, company, truck number, water type, BBLs to be disposed, etc. The ticket database should be accessible via the company’s VPN […]

May 2018

I used to do webscraping jobs using PHP.  I did around 5 or 6 jobs and started out on a couple of basic websites that could be scraped using PHP’s built in HTTP request functions.  Then I found out that a lot of sites use frontend frameworks to dynamically generate content.  Much of this JavaScript is also minified and obfuscated.  I needed something more powerful […]