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2014-03-06 08:24:04

CALGARY, March 6, 2014 /CNW/ - TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. ("TORC" or the "Company") (TSX: TOG) is pleased to announce its financial and operating results for the three month periods and years ending December 31, 2013 and 2012, and to provide its 2013 year-end reserves information as evaluated by Sproule Associates Limited ("Sproule"). The associated Management's Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") dated March 5, 2014 and audited financial statements as at and for the year ended...

2014-03-05 08:24:06

HOUSTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE: SWN), through its wholly owned subsidiary Southwestern Energy Production Company, today announced that it has signed an agreement to purchase approximately 312,000 net acres in northwest Colorado targeting crude oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas contained in the Niobrara formation from Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) and SWEPI LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A)...

2014-03-05 08:23:15

HOUSTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today reported that for the month of February 2014, the Company had an average of 193 drilling rigs operating in the United States and 12 rigs in Canada. For the two months ended February 28, 2014, the Company had an average of 191 drilling rigs operating in the United States and 11 rigs in Canada. Average drilling rigs operating reported in the Company's monthly announcements represent the average...

2014-03-04 08:25:20

DALLAS, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Subsea Production & Processing Systems Market by Technology/Components (Subsea Umbilicals, Risers, Flowlines, Trees, Control Modules, Manifolds), Types (Boosting, Injection, Separation, Compression) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018", defines and segments the subsea production and processing systems market with analysis and forecasting of the global revenue. Browse more than 54 market data tables...

2014-03-04 08:25:09

Testing Confirms Reservoir Qualities and Fluid Characteristics CALGARY, March 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Corporation") today announced that the testing of the E-1 exploration well targeting the Elephant prospect in the Haute Mer A license area in Congo (Brazzaville) confirmed the discovery of natural gas and crude oil previously announced in September 2013. Oryx Petroleum has a 20% participating and working interest in the Haute...

2014-03-04 00:21:25

CAMARILLO, CA, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX) is providing the results of its December 31, 2013 independent reserves evaluation. The evaluation of the Company's reserves in the Caney / Upper Sycamore formations of the Tishomingo Field in Oklahoma was conducted by Netherland, Sewell and Associates, Inc. ("NSAI") in accordance with National Instrument 51-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities. 2013 Gross...

2014-02-28 12:23:58

DUBLIN, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2t2x98/top_five_global ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Top Five International Oil and Gas Exploration and Evaluation Companies" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The global oil and gas exploration and evaluation industry has experienced good growth over the last five years and is expected to continue the growth...

2014-02-25 08:24:12

HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LEI) ("Lucas" or the "Company"), an independent oil and gas company with its operations in Texas, today announced that it has agreed to participate in the drilling of two wells in Madison County, Texas with an independent operator. The wells will be drilled to a vertical depth of approximately 12,000 feet targeting the Buda and Glen Rose horizons as well as other prospective formations which may be encountered. The...

2014-02-25 04:21:16

CAMARILLO CA, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX), is providing an update on its Polish shale gas project and it's Tishomingo Field, Caney oil shale operations in Oklahoma. Poland In Poland, the Company has successfully drilled, cased and cemented its Gapowo B-1 horizontal well with excellent gas readings regularly recorded throughout the lateral. The well successfully drilled the targeted over-pressured, gas charged, organic-rich...

2014-02-24 16:21:51

LAFAYETTE, La., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY) today announced success on the development segment of the deep water Cardona well at Mississippi Canyon 29. Stone operates and owns a 65% working interest in the well. The Cardona well (MC 29 #4 well) encountered 84 feet of net oil pay in the development section of the well. The company is currently running casing to protect this zone while drilling the exploration section of the well. The Cardona...


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