Latest Bitumen Stories

2012-02-29 14:05:05

A University of Toronto research team has developed a process to analyze the behavior of bitumen in reservoirs using a microfluidic chip, a tool commonly associated with the field of medical diagnostics.

2012-02-10 08:00:00

Reichel & Drews today announced the acquisition of Reiser Technologies, a leading German supplier of automated production systems used for manufacturing modified bitumen waterproofing membranes.

2011-07-19 23:38:00

HONG KONG, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 0883) announced today that CNOOC Luxembourg S.a r.l, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company has entered into an Arrangement Agreement to acquire OPTI Canada Inc ("OPTI").

2011-07-12 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

2011-05-31 10:35:00

CALGARY, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Connacher Oil and Gas Limited (TSX: CLL) ("Connacher" or  "we") announced today that we have now completed the issuance of US$550 million face value 8.5% senior secured second lien notes, due August 1, 2019 ("US Dollar Notes") and CDN$350 million face value 8.75% senior secured second lien notes, due August 1, 2018 ("CDN Dollar Notes" and, together with the US Dollar Notes, the "Notes"). The Notes were originally purchased by a syndicate of...

2011-03-25 00:00:30

Garland’s new White-Knight® Plus/White-Stallion® Plus high-reflectance, high-emittance coatings restore and revitalize aged roof systems.

2010-11-04 07:00:00

Initial output of 20,000 barrels per day projected in 2013 CALGARY, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ - David Dyck, President and Chief Operating Officer of Ivanhoe Energy Inc.

2010-07-22 00:48:00

SINGAPORE, July 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS pricing, the industry's most respected chemical pricing service for more than 120 global commodities, is extending its portfolio of market information by launching a new Bitumen (Asia/Middle East) report. The new weekly report covers Bitumen 60/70 (Bulk) for FOB Singapore, Korea, Taiwan, Thailand as well as CFR China and SE Asia.

2009-10-06 11:02:00


Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.