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2014-08-27 04:20:44

July Demand Down Month over Month; China Becomes Net Exporter of Oil Products SINGAPORE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's apparent oil demand* in July decreased by 2.1% over the same month a year ago, according to a just-released Platts analysis of Chinese government data. The apparent oil demand in July was 40.63 million mt or 9.61 million barrels per day (b/d). On a month-over-month basis, this was a 6.2% drop from 10.25 million b/d in June. The fall reversed the positive...

2014-08-26 16:23:47

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN), today announced that drilling has started at the Baraniec-1 well in the Company's 49% owned Fences license in west-central Poland. The well targets a 3-D defined Rotliegend sandstone structure at a depth of approximately 3,885 meters. Baraniec-1 will be the fifth well in the Lisewo area in the eastern portion of the Fences license. Other Fences Drilling The Company also reported that the Karmin-1 well is...

2014-08-26 16:22:26

Non-Traditional Demand Sources Could Add in Excess of 5 Billion Cubic Feet per Day by 2019 NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At this link view a map of planned U.S. fertilizer, gas-to-liquids and methanol facilities through 2021, courtesy of Bentek Energy. Additional natural gas demand from re-emerging and non-traditional sources could exceed 5 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) by 2019 as numerous proposed projects come online in the U.S and Canada, according to a just-released report...

2014-08-26 08:24:18

Canadian Market Boasts One Of The Largest Energy Industries In The World ZANESVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, and a vertically integrated re-processor and supplier of recycled plastic, today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement for STRUXURE® Construction Mats with...

2014-08-26 04:20:17

HOUSTON, Aug, 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Kenny (WGK) has won two contracts with a total value of over $2 million with Brazilian operator Petrobras. In the first, Wood Group Kenny has begun a conceptual engineering study of two alternatives of pipeline heating systems for the Petrobras pre-salt Lapa field, water-heated pipe-in-pipe (WH-PiP) and electrically trace-heated pipe-in-pipe (ETH-PiP). The project aims to provide Petrobras and its partners, BG and Repsol Sinopec,...

2014-08-26 00:20:26

HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of August 25, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/DA62568LOGO Notable events in the current report include: -- Gorilla IV: Awarded 60 day contract...

2014-08-25 23:04:03

This research report categorizes the global market for fuel additives on the basis of applications, types, geography & additives type such as deposit control additives, cetane improvers, antioxidants, dyes and markers, lubricity improvers, cold flow improvers, stability improvers, corrosion inhibitors, octane improvers, and anti-icing.(http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/fuel-additives-market-723.html) (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The report “Fuel Additives Market by...

2014-08-25 20:20:34

Stock Symbol: AEM (NYSE and TSX) TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) ("Agnico Eagle" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its summer 2014 exploration activities at the new IVR project, located 50 kilometres northwest of the Meadowbank mine in Nunavut. The Company last reported results from this project in a news release dated July 30, 2014. Highlights include: -- Continuing expansion of IVR...

2014-08-23 23:01:54

Completion Equipment and Services Market report analyzes various marketing trends and establishes the most-effective growth strategy and identifies various dynamics such as drivers, opportunities, burning issues, and winning imperatives for the completion equipment market. (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 According to new market research report "Completion Equipment Market by Type (Packers, Sand Control Tools, Multi-Stage Fracturing Tools, Liner Hangers, Smart Wells, Safety Valves, and Other)...

2014-08-23 23:00:13

The Well Completion Tools Market in Asia-Pacific report defines and segments the well completion tools market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-well-completion-tools-2778592532.html (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 The Well Completion Tools Market in Asia-Pacific report defines and segments the well completion tools market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. The well completion tools market in...


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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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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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