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2011-04-06 06:00:00

San Angel Exploration Well Encounters Gas Shows, Testing Initiated; Canangucho-1 Exploration Well Plugged and Abandoned and Moqueta-5 Delineation Well Expected to Spud This Week CALGARY, April 6 /PRNewswire/ - Gran Tierra Energy Inc.

2011-02-21 12:16:00

PARIS, February 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A program to drill stratigraphic* wells has begun on the CPO 17 license (Hocol-Operator 50% and Maurel & Prom 50%) in Colombia.

2011-02-18 07:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Miller Petroleum, Inc.

2011-02-16 08:30:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The purpose of this press release is to briefly outline the accomplishments of Sand and Shale Oil Recovery (SASOR) and the assets it has accumulated over the nearly five years of its existence.

2011-02-07 07:51:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) today announced its 2011 capital investment program and expectations for production growth.

2011-01-05 13:07:00

PARIS, January 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Update on Production in Nigeria - Update on the Appraisal of the OMOC-North Field in Gabon NIGERIA In Nigeria, operated production levels (oil + condensate) varied between 15,000 boepd and 30,000 boepd (with 20.25% attributable to Maurel & Prom) during the fourth quarter of 2010.

2011-01-03 07:00:00

DENVER, Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Earthstone Energy, Inc., formerly Basic Earth Science Systems, Inc. (Earthstone or the Company) (OTC Bulletin Board: BSIC), reported that it has acquired an interest in five producing wells in Montana at a recent auction.

2010-11-15 11:19:00

PARIS, November 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Flow Rate of 1,600 boepd - Extension of the Onal Field in the Southeast Confirmed Gabon AEE ONAL (operator, 85%) Maurel & Prom is able to confirm the success of the OMOC-N-302 delineation well in the Onal AEE.

2010-11-10 22:32:00

ALMATY, Kazakhstan, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- BMB Munai, Inc. (NYSE Amex: KAZ) announced today that oil production has commenced from a directional wellbore, drilled on the Kariman-3 well.

2010-11-05 15:47:00

KERRVILLE, Texas, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Oil Corp. (Pink Sheets: QOIL) announced the ongoing workover program on the Hawkeye-Midkiff fields in Eastland County, Texas has resulted in the anticipated increase in daily production.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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