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2014-07-30 23:08:12

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Bitumen Market Analysis and Segment Forecasts to 2020" market research report to their database. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/bitumen-market San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The global market for bitumen is expected to reach USD 95.77 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Bitumen, primarily used in road construction...

2014-07-30 16:31:39

CALGARY, July 30, 2014 /CNW/ - (ARX - TSX) ARC Resources Ltd. ("ARC") is pleased to report its second quarter 2014 operating and financial results. Second quarter production averaged a record 110,165 boe per day and funds from operations were a record $295.8 million ($0.93 per share). ARC's unaudited Condensed Interim Consolidated Financial Statements and Notes, as well as ARC's Management's Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") for three and six months ended June 30, 2014 and...

2014-07-30 16:25:12

LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today reported second quarter 2014 net income of $235 million, or $0.91 per diluted share, compared to $256 million, or $0.99 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. For the second quarter of 2013, net income totaled $177 million, or $0.69 per diluted share. Results for the second quarter of 2013 included $18 million, or $0.06 per diluted share, related to cancellation of a contract awarded to a jackup...

2014-07-30 16:25:11

HOUSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today announced that the company has finalized a 2 1/2 year contract with Rosneft Oil Company, in conjunction with North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., for the provision of the jackup drilling rig Energy Endeavour. According to the agreement, any break rights expire after 100 days, after which the contract will commence in direct continuation upon the release of the rig by the current client. The company...

2014-07-30 16:24:27

BOSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC ("ArcLight") announced today that Republic Midstream, LLC ("Republic Midstream"), a newly-formed portfolio company, executed agreements with Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE: PVA; "Penn Virginia") to construct and operate a crude oil gathering system, a central delivery terminal complex and an intermediate takeaway pipeline to serve Penn Virginia's prolific acreage position in the Eagle Ford Shale. The long-term,...

2014-07-30 16:24:12

HOUSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: SPN) today announced net income from continuing operations of $79.1 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, and net income of $75.2 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, on revenue of $1,107.6 million for the second quarter of 2014. These results compare with the second quarter of 2013 net income from continuing operations of $74.1 million, or $0.46 per diluted share, and net income of $68.6 million, or $0.43...

2014-07-30 16:24:01

MIDLAND, Texas, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ: DWSN - News) announced today that it plans to publicly release financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, the Company's third quarter of fiscal 2014, before the market opens on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. An investor conference call to review the third quarter results will be held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. Central Time. Date: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Time:...

2014-07-30 12:25:35

DUBLIN, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Wireline Services Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Wireline services are required throughout the lifecycle of an oil and gas well. The ever increasing exploration and production activities across the globe and new areas of unconventional resources are the main drivers for the growth of the...

2014-07-30 12:24:58

DUBLIN, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Antifreeze Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Antifreeze Industry Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Antifreeze industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-07-30 12:24:18

CALGARY, Alberta, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oando Energy Resources Inc. ("OER" or the "Company") (TSX: OER), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Nigeria, today announced the completion of its acquisition of the Nigerian Upstream Oil and Gas Business of ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) for a total cash consideration of US$1.5 billion after customary adjustments plus a deferred consideration of US$33 million (the "Transaction"). The Transaction...


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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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