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2014-09-19 00:20:27

LONDON, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As HPHT wells become more prevalent throughout the global oil and gas industry, the need to master the methodology behind the most costly and technically demanding drilling and completions projects in the world grows also. Industry-leading operators and technology providers will be speaking at the 10th Annual HPHT Wells Summit, a two-day conference providing a 360 degree overview of the techniques used to implement and optimise...

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 12:23:45

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FieldPoint Petroleum Corporation (NYSE/MKT: FPP) today provided an update on recent drilling activity. FieldPoint successfully recompleted its University Z1 well in Andrews County Texas. The well formerly produced from the Devonian formation but was perforated and acidized in the Wolfcamp zone and has begun to produce oil. The jet pump was re-installed, but a casing repair will be required before the well begins full production. The...

2014-09-18 12:23:13

LNG Prices Increased 19.8% Month over Month, but Fell 15.8% Year over Year LONDON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) for October delivery to Asia gained 19.8% on a month over month to an average $12.826/MMBtu per million British thermal units (/MMBtu), according the latest Platts Japan/Korea Marker (Platts JKM(TM)) for month-ahead delivery released today at the 2014 Platts LNG Forum in London. This marked the first month-over-month increase...

2014-09-18 08:23:59

HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enhanced Oil Resources Inc. (TSX-V: EOR; OTCQX: EORIF) today announced that it has entered into a Letter of Intent with Schlumberger Technology Corporation (Schlumberger) whereby Schlumberger, at its own cost, will conduct an in-depth technical evaluation of the potential redevelopment of the Milnesand and Chaveroo oil fields, located in Chaves and Roosevelt Counties, New Mexico. Schlumberger will utilize in-house experts in primary, secondary...

2014-09-18 08:23:46

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Join industry colleagues for the most prominent annual Conference held in Africa's oil and gas-LNG and energy industry. Since 1994 this event remains the widely recognised for forging and enhancing relationships between both companies and governments. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140909/703725-INFO ) Meet with state oil officials plus private and public companies seeking to execute...

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 20:20:56

Address Precedes Unveiling of Annual Global Energy Company Rankings SINGAPORE, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The keynote speaker at this year's unveiling of the Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings(TM) in Singapore on October 28 will be the chairman and CEO of the Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ), Mr. Masakazu Toyoda. The keynote address will precede the unveiling of the 13th annual rankings of energy companies - the Platts Top 250 - which includes publicly...


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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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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'