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2011-02-07 15:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - IR Global Rankings ("IRGR"), the most comprehensive technical ranking system for investor relations websites, corporate governance practices and financial disclosure procedures, jointly with its coordination group and supporting entities, Arnold & Porter, MZ, KPMG and Sodali, announced today at The IR Summit, an IR conference produced in association with Institutional Investor, the 2011 Best Ranked Companies in North America, as follows: Best...

2011-01-11 10:20:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ESG Solutions (Engineering Seismology Group or ESG), an industry leader in microseismic technology and services, is pleased to announce the successful completion of the largest microseismic hydraulic fracture monitoring program conducted in Canada to date. The real-time microseismic mapping project for Nexen Inc. in the Horn River Basin in northeast British Columbia, Canada consisted of real-time monitoring for a total of 143 fracture stages in eight...

2010-10-19 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it received a three year, performance based contract from Nexen Inc. for the provision of general maintenance services at the company's Long Lake bitumen production and upgrading facilities in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada. Officials did not disclose the contract value. In making this announcement, Jacobs Group Vice President Chip Mitchell stated, "The award of this contract...

2010-10-14 08:31:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Summits Research issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for MRK, SLB, BHP, FDX, and NXY. To see what our analysts have discovered about these stocks read the Seven Summits Strategic Investments' PriceWatch Alerts at http://www.iotogo.com/s/101410A (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK), Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB), BHP...

2010-08-26 00:00:00

(TSX - FES) CALGARY, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Flint Energy Services Ltd. (Flint, the Company), announced that Flint Transfield Services (FT Services), its 50% owned maintenance company, was the successful bidder for maintenance contracts with Nexen Inc worth an estimated $95 million over three years. FT Services will provide electrical and instrumentation services and a portion of mechanical maintenance services at Nexen's Long Lake facility, southeast of Fort McMurray, Alberta. Work...

2009-01-27 12:05:00

MAMARONECK, N.Y., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexen, Inc. plies its trade in some of the world's wilder locales. The Canadian firm runs oil and gas operations -- including offshore oil drilling platforms -- in the North Sea, West Africa, the Middle East, the Gulf of Mexico, and the tar sands of Northeastern Alberta, among other places. This presents certain challenges. In early 2007, Nexen began a new oil platform operation in the Buzzard Field in the North Sea. This was to be a "showcase"...

2008-11-12 21:00:08

Nexen Inc. announces that Marvin Romanow, Executive Vice President & CFO, will present at the following investor conference: Bank of America 2008 Energy Conference - Key Biscayne, Florida Date: Thursday, November 13, 2008 Time: 3:50pm Eastern Time (1:50pm Mountain Time) We invite you to visit our website at www.nexeninc.com to view the live webcast of Marvin's presentation. The webcast will be archived under the Investors section of our website. Nexen Inc. is an independent,...

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