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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 12:23:02

DUBLIN, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Research and Development Forecast of Core Drilling Rig Market in China, 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 At present, the core drilling rig that applied in geological drilling work by geological prospecting enterprise can be classified into two kinds--one is hydraulic spindle type core drilling rig, the other all hydraulic top-head drive core...

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 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...

2014-08-25 20:20:34

Stock Symbol: AEM (NYSE and TSX) TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) ("Agnico Eagle" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its summer 2014 exploration activities at the new IVR project, located 50 kilometres northwest of the Meadowbank mine in Nunavut. The Company last reported results from this project in a news release dated July 30, 2014. Highlights include: -- Continuing expansion of IVR...

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 12:32:31

HOUSTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Global, a leading provider of satellite communications to remote and harsh environments, announced today that it has been awarded a three year contract from Harkand, a global provider of offshore support vessels and subsea services to the oil & gas industry. The new satellite network provides high-performance broadband connectivity for mission critical voice, video and data applications on vessels operating in the Gulf of Mexico, the...


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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