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2014-08-22 00:20:42

Platts and Oil Marketplace Eye Likely Need for Free-On-Board Straits Price Reference SINGAPORE, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The expansion of Singapore as a leading Asia-Pacific energy hub, combined with the country's moratorium on the development of further onshore storage, has led to the hub expanding beyond national borders to encompass infrastructure in Malaysia, according to the Platts Special Report "FOB Singapore Beyond Singapore -Towards FOB Straits" released at the Platts...

2014-08-21 23:05:47

The Europe Floating Production System Market report defines and segments the Floating Production System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-floating-production-system-4024440415.html (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Europe Floating Production System Market report defines and segments the Floating Production System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The Floating Production System market in Europe is...

2014-08-21 12:24:00

STW signs a partnership agreement to design, build, own and operate a Hybrid Brackish Water Processing Facility initially for 30,000 barrels or 1,260,000 gallons per day. MIDLAND, Texas, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STW Resources Holding Corp (OTC QB: STWS) announced the signing of a partnership agreement with a Texas ranching family to lease brackish water rights and build, own and operate a Proprietary state of the art "Hybrid Reverse Osmosis Water Processing System" capable of...

2014-08-21 12:23:48

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading integrated exploration drilling services, equipment and performance tooling provider, has been awarded a contract on August 1, 2014 for drilling services at the Magnum NGLs (Natural Gas Liquids) Storage Project at central Utah's Western Energy Hub. Magnum is building the first underground salt cavern NGLs storage facility in the Rocky Mountain region at the site, located 10 miles...

2014-08-21 12:23:39

Former International Trade Minister joins project to refine Alberta bitumen for Asian markets VANCOUVER, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Pacific Future Energy Corporation (Pacific Future Energy) is pleased to announce that former International Trade Minister, former Treasurer (Minister of Finance) and Acting Premier of Alberta, and former Leader of the Her Majesty's Official Opposition, the Honourable Stockwell Day, P.C., has joined its management team as a Senior Advisor, Director, and...

2014-08-21 08:23:47

Total Production from Prolific Shale Plays Surpasses 2.6 Million Barrels Per Day DENVER and HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil production from shale formations in North Dakota and Texas increased by more than 86,000 barrels per day (b/d) or 3.4% in July, according to Bentek Energy, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts, a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information. In North Dakota, the active oil rig count is close to 200 and...

2014-08-21 04:20:39

HAIFA, Israel, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil Refineries Ltd. (TASE: ORL.TA) (hereinafter "the Company," "ORL" or "BAZAN"), Israel's largest integrated refining and petrochemical group, announced its financial results for the second quarter and first half 2014. The Company will be hosting its earnings call today, August 21, 2014. The conference call will take place at 13:30 UK (08:30 ET, 15:30 Israel time). On the call, management will review and discuss the financial results and will be...

2014-08-20 16:22:22

HOUSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that it has published the August Fleet Status Report ("the Report"). The Report includes the Hercules Offshore Rig Fleet Status (as of August 20, 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 July 2014, including revenue...

2014-08-20 16:22:18

LONDON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that David W. Williams, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Noble Corporation, will present at the Barclays Capital CEO Energy-Power Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, beginning at 7:45 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time. A live webcast and presentation slides will be available at the time of the presentation in the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's Web...

2014-08-20 12:24:17

ALBANY, New York, August 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Wireline Services Market - Global Industry Analysis Size Share Growth Trends and Forecasts 2014-2020," wireline services market was USD 19.10 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach USD 34.96 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 10.36% from 2014 to 2020. The oil field service companies accommodate the wireline services to the exploration and...


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2010-10-07 16:05:32

The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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