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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...

2014-08-18 12:22:59

(TSX-V | OYL) TORONTO, Aug. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - CGX Energy Inc. (TSX-V - OYL) ("CGX Energy" or the "Company") today provided an operational update on its exploration assets in Guyana. Helicopter services contract CGX Energy is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the provision of helicopter services for use in the drilling of its first commitment well on its Corentyne Block scheduled to be spudded before October 31, 2015. Under the terms of...

2014-08-18 08:24:14

HOUSTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced an oil discovery at the Phoenix South-1 well - the company's first discovery in Australia's offshore Canning Basin. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140116/DA47435LOGO Wireline and formation pressure tools have confirmed at least four discrete oil columns ranging in thickness between 85 and 151 feet (26 to 46 meters) in the Triassic Lower Keraudren formation, within an overall,...

2014-08-15 12:22:07

HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today announced that the Bright exploration well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico reached the targeted Upper and Middle Miocene objectives and did not encounter hydrocarbons. Drilled to a total depth of 13,500 feet on Atwater Valley 362, the well has been plugged and abandoned. Full well assessment and the integration of drilling results into the Company's geologic models is ongoing to determine forward exploration...

2014-08-14 08:23:52

HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: UPL) announced today that the company has signed a purchase and sale agreement to acquire all Pinedale field properties from SWEPI, LP, an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell, plc ("Shell") in exchange for a portion of Ultra's Marcellus Shale properties and cash consideration of $925.0 million. Ultra Petroleum expects to finance the acquisition through the issuance of new debt at the subsidiary and parent level. The transaction...

2014-08-14 00:20:44

TSX ticker symbol: BKX All amounts are in U.S. Dollars unless otherwise indicated: Second Quarter First Six Months 2014 2013 % 2014 2013 % Net Income (Loss): $ Thousands $199 $(929) - $449 $(6,249) - $ per common share...

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...

2014-08-11 08:24:19

HOUSTON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced today that it has signed a Production Sharing Contract (PSC) with the Government of Gabon covering Block F15 in the Gabon Coastal Basin. Under the terms of the PSC, Noble Energy will be the Operator with a 60 percent working interest. Noble Energy's partner on Block F15 is Woodside Petroleum Ltd., who will have the remaining 40 percent working interest. Block F15 is located approximately 140 kilometers...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.