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Contaminated Water Linked To Faulty Shale Gas Wells, Not To Fracking Itself

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, is a process used to release natural gas hidden deep underground. The process has been blamed for everything from earthquakes to sinkholes, but a new...

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2014-09-22 00:20:32

CAMARILLO, CA, Sept. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX) is pleased to announce that Ray W. Payne has joined the Company as Vice President U.S. Operations. Mr. Payne has extensive unconventional experience and has held various engineering and management positions in North, South and East Texas, North Louisiana, the Permian Basin, the Rocky Mountain Regions as well as offshore Gulf of Mexico. He has held senior-level positions with large...

2014-09-19 12:22:29

3D seismic uncovers two geo structures with a potential of 300,000 Barrels of Crude Oil. NEWCASTLE, Wyo., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Kingdom Exploration, LLC. announced its purchase of working interest in the Roaring Fork Project with plans to drill two (2) wells in Graham County, Kansas to an approximate depth of 3,900'. With the use of proprietary 3D seismic our geophysicists discovered two structures with a potential of 300,000 producible barrels of oil. Photo -...

2014-09-19 12:22:14

DALLAS, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.094779 per unit, payable on October 15, 2014, to unit holders of record on September 30, 2014. This month's distribution decreased from the previous month due to increased capital expenditures relating to the drilling in July of the initial two vertical wells of the 2014 program for the Waddell Ranch....

2014-09-19 08:23:01

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jereh Group, a private Chinese oil and gas equipment manufacturer and service provider, showcased a cutting-edge coiled tubing unit and integrated unconventional E&P solutions at the 2014 DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio, Texas on September 15. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147244 "In this multi-billion dollar market, a wealth of opportunities is offered," said Chengcheng Yu, manager of America Jereh, a...

2014-09-19 00:20:27

LONDON, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As HPHT wells become more prevalent throughout the global oil and gas industry, the need to master the methodology behind the most costly and technically demanding drilling and completions projects in the world grows also. Industry-leading operators and technology providers will be speaking at the 10th Annual HPHT Wells Summit, a two-day conference providing a 360 degree overview of the techniques used to implement and optimise...

2014-09-18 16:22:18

DUBLIN, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Micro Market Monitor : Global Drill Pipe Market Research" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Drill pipe, is drilling rental equipment which has a great importance in global oilfield equipment rental market. It's a hollow thick walled pipe which allows drilling mud to be pumped down through the pipe. These pipes have various sizes and its length depends...

2014-09-18 08:23:31

New Rig Will Allow for Faster, Safer and More Efficient Shale Drilling KEITHVILLE, La., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Keithville Well Drilling, a private, Louisiana-based drilling company, today announced it has purchased and accepted delivery of the Schramm T250XD a new, land-based rig designed specifically for shale drilling. The company plans to immediately utilize the rig in the Haynesville Shale of Northwest Louisiana and East Texas....

2014-09-18 08:23:01

CALGARY, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX - PWT; NYSE - PWE) ("Penn West", the "Company", "we", "us" or "our") is pleased to announce its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. The Company previously announced its key operating results for the second quarter on July 29, 2014. All figures are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated. All comparative figures for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2013 are as restated....

2014-09-17 23:08:43

The global drill pipe market is thereby expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.9% from 2014 to 2019. Drill pipe market is highest in North America due to the high number of offshore and onshore drilling operations.(http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/drill-pipe-market-220790381.html) (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The report "Drill Pipe Market by Grade (API, Premium), Application (Onshore, Offshore) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019", published by...

2014-09-17 16:23:18

HOUSTON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that it has published the September Fleet Status Report ("the Report"). The Report includes the Hercules Offshore Rig Fleet Status (as of September 17, 2014), which contains detailed contract information for each of the Company's drilling rigs. The Report also includes the Hercules Offshore Liftboat Fleet Status Report, which contains information by liftboat class for August 2014,...


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