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2014-08-21 23:05:47

The Europe Floating Production System Market report defines and segments the Floating Production System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-floating-production-system-4024440415.html (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Europe Floating Production System Market report defines and segments the Floating Production System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The Floating Production System market in Europe is...

2014-08-21 12:23:48

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading integrated exploration drilling services, equipment and performance tooling provider, has been awarded a contract on August 1, 2014 for drilling services at the Magnum NGLs (Natural Gas Liquids) Storage Project at central Utah's Western Energy Hub. Magnum is building the first underground salt cavern NGLs storage facility in the Rocky Mountain region at the site, located 10 miles...

2014-08-19 16:22:41

SPRING, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Terry, CEO of Integrated Drilling Equipment Holdings Corp. ("IDE") (OTC: IRIG), announced today the appointment of Martin (Marty) Paulk, 52, as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Strategic Implementation, effective immediately. Prior to his appointment, Marty Paulk was the Senior Director-Global Technical Solutions and Strategy at Key Energy Services. Prior to his position at Key Energy Services, Mr. Paulk held leadership...

2014-08-14 20:21:26

Record Production at Glacier & Low Costs Drive 81% Increase in Funds from Operations (TSX: AAV, NYSE: AAV) CALGARY, Aug. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. ("Advantage" or the "Corporation") is pleased to report its unaudited financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. Advantage's strong second quarter 2014 results demonstrate the high quality of our Glacier Montney asset and support the Corporation's three year development plan. During...

2014-08-13 16:22:08

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FieldPoint Petroleum Corporation (NYSE/MKT:FPP) announced today its second quarter financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2014. Phillip Roberson, FieldPoint President, COO and CFO, stated, "Our second quarter results were much better than they appear on the surface. We are very fortunate that our new Ranger wells were coming online as we were faced with lower production from our Bone Spring wells in New Mexico, due to a bottleneck...

2014-08-08 08:22:03

HOUSTON, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. (NYSE MKT: GST) announced today that its board of directors (the "Board) expanded the size of the Board from five to seven members and appointed Dr. Stephen A. Holditch and Mr. Jerry R. Schuyler to the Board effective August 8, 2014. Dr. Holditch is currently Professor Emeritus of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University and previously was the Chairman of the Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M....

2014-08-07 16:21:59

VANCOUVER, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to announce that the shallow development drilling program and production operations in the Taranaki Basin, New Zealand, remains in line with estimates for oil and gas production averaging approximately 2,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (80% oil), and cash flow from operations of approximately $40 million for the 2015 fiscal year. This production guidance factors only existing production...

2014-07-31 04:21:08

CALGARY, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vermilion Energy Inc. ("Vermilion", "We", "Our", "Us" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE: VET) is pleased to report operating and unaudited financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. HIGHLIGHTS -- Achieved average production of 52,089 boe/d during the second quarter of 2014, an increase of 12% as compared to 46,677 boe/d in the prior quarter and an increase of 22% compared to 42,813...

2014-07-30 16:25:12

LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today reported second quarter 2014 net income of $235 million, or $0.91 per diluted share, compared to $256 million, or $0.99 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. For the second quarter of 2013, net income totaled $177 million, or $0.69 per diluted share. Results for the second quarter of 2013 included $18 million, or $0.06 per diluted share, related to cancellation of a contract awarded to a jackup...

2014-07-30 16:25:11

HOUSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today announced that the company has finalized a 2 1/2 year contract with Rosneft Oil Company, in conjunction with North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., for the provision of the jackup drilling rig Energy Endeavour. According to the agreement, any break rights expire after 100 days, after which the contract will commence in direct continuation upon the release of the rig by the current client. The company...


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