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2014-07-11 08:22:01

- Well count increases 4.3% compared to the second quarter 2013 HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the second quarter 2014 was 9,394 wells, up 428 wells or 5% compared to the first quarter 2014. Compared to the second quarter 2013, the well count was up 383 wells or 4%. Compared to the first quarter 2014, the well count increased most notably in the Permian basin (up 265 wells or 11%),...

2014-07-10 16:22:16

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of July 10, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the Web site. About Noble Corporation Noble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. Noble performs, through its subsidiaries,...

2014-07-10 08:23:19

SALT LAKE CITY, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richfield Oil & Gas Company (OTCQX: ROIL) ("Richfield") announced today that since entering into the Agreement and Plan of Merger ("Merger") with Stratex Oil & Gas Inc. (OTCBB: STTX) ("Stratex") announced on May 7, 2014, which must be approved by Richfield shareholders, Richfield has received $1.7 million in proceeds from the $3 million Loan Agreement with Stratex which has been advanced to fast forward the pre-merger development...

2014-07-09 12:22:56

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE), a leading offshore driller, today announced it plans to report financial results for the second quarter 2014 on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Copies of the Company's press release will be available on the Noble Web site at www.noblecorp.com. Noble also has scheduled a conference call and webcast related to its second quarter 2014 results on Thursday, July 31,...

2014-06-25 08:24:05

HOUSTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of June 25, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/DA62568LOGO Notable events in the current report include: -- Rowan Relentless: Entered into a...

2014-06-21 23:01:15

Demand for ultra-deep water rigs is very high and is increasing due to sustained high oil prices and also the desire of oil & gas companies to achieve production targets is driving the demand in all the regions. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/ultra-deep-water-reports-5515041891.html (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 On the account of high prices, offshore oil and gas production has been gradually increasing over the decades and has picked up momentum strongly over the past few...

2014-06-20 08:21:38

NEW YORK, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DryShips, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) is an international provider of ocean transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes through their ownership and operation of drybulk carrier vessels and oil tankers. The company also engages in offshore drilling services through their majority-owned subsidiary Ocean Rig UDW (ORIG), which specializes in the ultra-deepwater and harsh-environment segment of the offshore drilling industry. DryShips operates...

2014-06-18 16:22:27

LONDON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that Jeffrey L. Chastain, Vice President - Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, Noble Drilling Services Inc., will present at the GHS 100 Energy Conference in Chicago, Illinois on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. Central Daylight Time. A live webcast and presentation slides will be available at the time of the presentation in the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's Web site...

2014-06-18 08:22:41

HOUSTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: GDP) today announced the completion of its Nunnery 12-1H-1 (93.3% WI) well in Amite County, Mississippi. The well has achieved a peak 24-hour average production rate to date of approximately 815 barrels of oil equivalent ("BOE") per day, comprised of 785 barrels of oil and 185 Mcf of gas on a 17/64 inch choke from an approximate 6,000 foot lateral. The well, which is located near the Pike County line along...

2014-06-16 12:23:02

HOUSTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. (NYSE MKT: GST) ("Gastar") reported today that it has reached total depth on the vertical pilot hole for its first Utica/Point Pleasant well in Marshall County, West Virginia. The Simms 5-UH well was drilled to a total depth of 11,410 feet and encountered approximately 92 net feet of pay in the Point Pleasant formation with measured porosities up to 17%. Gastar expects estimated formation pressures to be approximately...


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