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2014-09-02 08:24:02

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus Oil and Gas Corporation (OTCBB: VOIL) ("Virtus" or the "Company") today announced that its recently purchased 47 miles of 2D seismic data in the Parowan Project has been received and is currently being reprocessed with advanced processing software. Dr. Robert (Bob) Benson, Exploration Director at Virtus, comments: "The seismic data quality is excellent, and reprocessing has already yielded a much superior product than was previously...

2014-08-29 04:20:33

CALGARY, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - During the second quarter of 2014, PETROMAROC CORPORATION PLC (TSXV: PMA) (the Company or PetroMaroc) completed drilling of its second exploration well, Kamar-1, which encountered two prospective natural gas zones in the onshore operated Sidi Moktar licence in the Essaouira Basin, Morocco. "Our first two exploration wells - Koba-1, drilled in late 2013, and Kamar-1, completed in May 2014 - captured extensive geological and petrophysical...

2014-08-28 08:23:39

Additional pay discovered at Katmai and resources increased at Dantzler HOUSTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today announced final well results at the Katmai exploration well and the Dantzler appraisal well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. At Katmai, wireline logging data indicates a total of 154 net feet of crude oil pay was discovered in multiple reservoirs, including 117 net feet in Middle Miocene and 37 net feet in Lower Miocene reservoirs. The...

2014-08-28 04:20:29

HAMILTON, Bermuda, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AziNam Ltd., ('the Company") the offshore Namibia focused exploration company, is pleased to announce that a new licence has been issued for Blocks 2312A&B and 2412A&B, now renamed as Blocks 2312 and 2412A (the Central Blocks), offshore Namibia, operated by Chariot Oil & Gas ("Chariot") (CHAR:LN). The newly awarded license has a three year Initial Exploration Phase which commenced on the 27th of August 2014,...

2014-08-27 08:22:58

HOUSTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Oil & Gas, Inc. ("Radiant" or the "Company") (OTC: ROGI), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the onshore and shallow state waters of the U.S. Gulf Coast area, announced today it has acquired the Garnet project, a 1,000 acre field in St. Mary Parish, La. originally discovered and developed by Sun Oil Co. Based on management estimates, the project adds over $45 million to the Company's PV-10...

2014-08-26 16:23:47

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN), today announced that drilling has started at the Baraniec-1 well in the Company's 49% owned Fences license in west-central Poland. The well targets a 3-D defined Rotliegend sandstone structure at a depth of approximately 3,885 meters. Baraniec-1 will be the fifth well in the Lisewo area in the eastern portion of the Fences license. Other Fences Drilling The Company also reported that the Karmin-1 well is...

2014-08-21 08:23:16

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Browning and Tom Ciarlone, partners of Burleson LLP, will speak at a seminar on oil and gas rights in Texas on Wednesday, August 27. The all-day event will cover a number of opportunities and risks facing the energy sector as a result of the surge in unconventional oil and gas exploration in the Eagle Ford Shale and other formations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130108/DA38500LOGO Browning will give two presentations...

2014-08-19 16:22:31

Representatives from Weatherby Energy, LLC and Investex Global, Ltd announced this week that the two companies became partners in the Oil and Gas Industry on the 14th August 2014. Investex Global, Ltd is now the master agent and will assist in securing expansion capital for Weatherby Energy, LLC Oil and Gas drilling projects. LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Representatives from Weatherby Energy, LLC ("Weatherby") and Investex Global, Ltd ("Investex") announced this week...

2014-08-19 16:22:10

ST. MARYS, W. Va., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trans Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: TENG) announced today that Chairman Steve Lucado and President John Corp will present Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference® 19 being held at the Westin Denver Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The presentation will begin at 9:40 a.m. Mountain Time (11:40 p.m. Eastern time) and will be webcast live. The webcast of the Trans Energy, Inc. presentation can be accessed at the...

2014-08-18 16:21:42

Record Attendance Expected as Professionals Across All Segments of the Unconventional Arena Converge for Integrated Event TULSA, Okla., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The second edition of the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) takes center stage 25-27 August at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO. The 2014 event highlights unconventional resource possibilities in North America and around the world, as well as takes an in-depth look at existing...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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