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2014-09-03 08:25:07

CYBK to Spin off Cyber-Thingy as a dividend to its shareholders DEBARY, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyber Kiosk Solutions, Inc. (OTC PINK: CYBK) is pleased to announce the Company has acquired EPA Petroleum, Inc.(EPA) as a wholly owned subsidiary for 300 million shares of Restricted Common stock and Nathan Hall has been appointed the sole officer and director of CYBK. EPA Petroleum, Inc. will be the new operating company within CYBK. The former officers and directors have...

2014-09-03 08:24:11

Full Resumption of Production, Sales, Development Drilling and Facilities Construction at Demir Dagh CALGARY, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Group") today announces an update for its operations in the Hawler license area of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq ("Kurdistan Region"). Commenting today, Oryx Petroleum´s Chief Executive Officer, Michael Ebsary, stated: "We are very pleased that tangible improvements to the security...

2014-09-02 16:22:11

US market still robust, but not enough to stay on Top 10 list HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Australia once again tops the list of the ten highest paying jobs in oil and gas released by Swift Worldwide Resources, but Nigeria is a new country on the list that ranks just below the returning leader. The list was compiled by analyzing Swift's 250 contract positions in the oil and gas industry in 30 locations across the globe, for a total of 7,500 total jobs. Countries that are represented...

2014-09-02 12:22:45

NEW ORLEANS, La., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Plaintiffs' Steering Committee (PSC) spearheading the litigation emanating from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill today announced that it has reached an approximately $1.1 billion settlement with Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. (HESI) stemming from its role in the incident. The settlement, which will be overseen by Judge Carl A. Barbier of the Eastern District of Louisiana, includes two classes of eligible claimants. The...

2014-09-02 12:22:33

Settlement includes alleged punitive damage claims and assigned claims for commercial fishermen and property owners directly affected by oil MT. PLEASANT, S.C., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Halliburton Energy Services Inc. and the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee announced a $1.028 billion settlement for alleged punitive damage claims and claims held by the class that were created as part of the Economic and Property Damages Settlement in In re Oil Spill by the Oil...

2014-09-02 12:22:24

BOGOTA, Colombia, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) reports that as part of the requirements set forth in Law 226 of 1995, the Council of Ministers has issued a Favorable Opinion on the Planned Sale of all or part of the shares that Ecopetrol S.A. owns of Empresa de Energia de Bogota S.A. E.S.P; which was approved by Ecopetrol S.A.'s Board of Directors on August 14, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090209/ARM001LOGO...

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...

2014-09-02 08:24:00

New contract allows the extension of Endeeper's software to meet strategic demands of Petrobras. RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Endeeper signed a new contract with Petrobras for the provision of services related to the Endeeper's software package for petroleum geology. The two-year contract allows the development of new modules for Petroledge, Hardledge and RockViewer systems. Besides software development, software training is also planned in the contract. Photo -...

2014-09-02 08:22:55

NATCHEZ, Miss., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE: CPE) ("Callon" or the "Company") today announced it has entered into definitive agreements with private entities to acquire certain undeveloped acreage and oil and gas producing properties located in Midland, Andrews, Martin and Ector Counties, Texas for an approximate aggregate price of $212.6 million in cash, subject to customary purchase price adjustments with an effective date of May 1, 2014. The Company has...

2014-09-02 08:22:53

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: GDP) today announced the completion of its Denkmann 33-28H-2 (75% WI) well in Amite County, Mississippi. The well, which was drilled with an approximate 6,000 foot lateral and was fracked with 22 stages, has achieved a peak 24-hour average production rate to date of approximately 1,250 barrels of oil equivalent ("BOE") per day, comprised of 1,200 barrels of oil and 300 Mcf of gas on a 16/64 inch choke....


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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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