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2014-07-11 16:21:30

LONDON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) announced today that its board of directors has approved the spin-off of Paragon Offshore plc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Noble, through a pro rata distribution of an aggregate of 84,753,393 Paragon ordinary shares to the holders of Noble ordinary shares. Noble shareholders will receive one ordinary share of Paragon for every three ordinary shares of Noble held at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on the record date...

2014-07-11 16:21:23

HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Drilling Company (NYSE: PKD) announced today it intends to report its 2014 Second Quarter financial results on Wednesday, August 6. The Company expects to issue its earnings report that morning and will follow with a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central time (11:00 a.m. Eastern time) to review the details of the report. Those interested in listening to the call by telephone may do so by dialing 719-325-2429. Alternatively, the call can...

2014-07-11 16:21:20

HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Offshore Limited (to be converted to Paragon Offshore plc) ("Paragon"), in preparation for its previously announced spin-off from Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) ("Noble"), announced today the pricing of $500 million aggregate principal amount of Paragon's 6.75% senior unsecured notes due 2022 and $580 million aggregate principal amount of its 7.25% senior unsecured notes due 2024, in a private offering that is exempt from registration...

2014-07-11 12:22:22

DALLAS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Global Heat Transfer Fluids Market, By Type (Mineral Oils, Silicone & Aromatics, PAG & Glycol Fluids, & Others), By Application (Oil & Gas, Chemical, CSP, Manufacturing Processes, Bio-Diesel, & Pharmaceutical), By Geography-Trends & Forecasts to 2019" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global heat transfer fluids market with an analysis and forecast of the global consumption in terms of...

2014-07-11 08:22:11

State's Top Energy Official Will Discuss Outlook for Shale Drilling, Wind Energy WASHINGTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information, announces its Platts Energy Week TV program will begin airing in one of the top energy-producing states in the U.S. Sunday with its debut on Oklahoma's statewide public broadcasting service (PBS) network. OETA The Oklahoma Network will become the 17(th) PBS market...

2014-07-11 08:22:01

- Well count increases 4.3% compared to the second quarter 2013 HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the second quarter 2014 was 9,394 wells, up 428 wells or 5% compared to the first quarter 2014. Compared to the second quarter 2013, the well count was up 383 wells or 4%. Compared to the first quarter 2014, the well count increased most notably in the Permian basin (up 265 wells or 11%),...

2014-07-11 08:21:59

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of June 2014. Basic's well servicing rig count remained unchanged at 421. Well servicing rig hours for the month were 71,600 producing a rig utilization rate of 74%, compared to 70% and 79% in May 2014 and June 2013, respectively. During the month, Basic's fluid service truck count decreased by one to 1,016. Fluid service truck...

2014-07-10 23:04:47

MarketResearchReports.Biz presents this most up-to-date research on "Global Drilling Machine Industry 2014". Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Market Research Report on Global Drilling Machine Industry was a professional and depth research report on Global Drilling Machine industry that you would know the world's major regional market conditions of Drilling Machine industry, the main region including North American, Europe and Asia etc, and the main country including United...

2014-07-10 20:21:15

Down 30,000 Barrels Per Day from May on Cuts by Iraq, Qatar, Algeria LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts - Oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) dipped by 30,000 barrels per day (b/d) in June to 29.94 million b/d, according to the latest Platts survey of OPEC and oil industry officials and analysts. The survey showed Iraq's output plunge of 160,000 b/d was largely offset by production increases from several other OPEC member...

2014-07-10 16:22:16

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of July 10, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the Web site. About Noble Corporation Noble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. Noble performs, through its subsidiaries,...


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