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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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2014-09-18 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,...

2014-09-17 16:23:05

LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The onshore mature oil & gas reserves shifts the focus of operator companies towards deep water offshore areas. The increasing demand of energy has pushed the exploration and production activities in the deep and ultra-deep region thereby growing the demand for the offshore drilling services. The escalated demand of these services is backed off by the increasing demand of energy and soaring capital expenditures by the various oil and gas...

2014-09-16 23:04:06

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Latin America Drilling Fluids Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled “Drilling Fluids Market Latin America Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020.” According to the report, the drilling fluids market...

2014-09-16 23:03:05

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Latin America Drilling Fluids Waste Management Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled “Drilling Fluids Waste Management Market: Latin America Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020.” According to the...

2014-09-16 08:23:48

Hole 39 steps out 140m north cutting 252m of 0.69% Cu and 0.55 g/T AuHole 40 retests assumed southern limit, predicts a southern extension of deposit Trading Symbols: TSX: SEA NYSE: SA TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Seabridge Gold today announced initial results from its 2014 drill program on the Deep Kerr copper-gold...

2014-09-15 16:23:36

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) reported that the Lisewo-2 well has started production at an initial gross rate of over 3 million cubic feet of gas per day (Mmcf/d). The Company's 49% share of this new production represents a 12% increase over the Company's average daily rate of 12.9 Mmcf/d equivalent during the first half of 2014. The Lisewo-2 well was completed in December 2013 and started delivering gas to the Lisewo facility just...


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