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2014-06-07 23:00:39

This research report categorizes the market for artificial lift components on the basis of lift types, its components and countries; forecasting revenues and analyzing trends in each of the submarkets.(http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/artificial-lift-systems-market-1263.html) (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 The report “Artificial Lift Systems Market, by Types (ESP, PCP, Rod Lift), by Component (Pump, Motor, Separator, Cable, Pump Jack, Sucker Rod), by Countries (U.S., Canada,...

2014-06-06 23:00:48

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Indian Automotive and Industrial Lubricants Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-19)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 India is the fifth largest lubricant market globally in volume terms behind the US, China, Russia and Japan. India is a net base oil deficit market and many additives used in lubricants are mostly imported. Volume consumption of lubricants in India has consistently declined over past few years as...

2014-06-06 16:21:03

HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that one of its subsidiaries has entered into a two-year drilling contract for the Rowan Relentless, the fourth and final drillship in Rowan's current construction program. The contract is with Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas LLC ("FM O&G"), a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX), for operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The contract is...

2014-06-06 12:20:41

Pennzoil to Support the Flat 12 Gallery Rally Car in Annual Cross Country Journey HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennzoil® is proud to announce its support of the Flat 12 Gallery(TM) rally car during the legendary, annual Bullrun Rally. The Flat 12 Gallery car will have Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic motor oil with PurePlus Technology(TM) under the hood. The car will join upwards of 100 modified vehicles for the epic cross country automotive rally from New York City to...

2014-06-06 08:21:34

HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today announced that one of its subsidiaries has entered into an agreement to acquire the East Texas-based pressure pumping operations of a privately held company. The acquisition includes 31,500 horsepower of hydraulic fracturing equipment and provides Patterson-UTI with a new base of operations and employees to efficiently support drilling programs in East Texas and Louisiana. The pending transaction...

2014-06-06 08:21:32

HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the international rig count for May 2014 was 1,350, up 1 from the 1,349 counted in April 2014, and up 67 from the 1,283 counted in May 2013. The international offshore rig count for May 2014 was 326, down 3 from the 329 counted in April 2014, and down 1 from the 327 counted in May 2013. The average U.S. rig count for May 2014 was 1,859, up 24 from the 1,835 counted in April 2014, and...

2014-06-06 08:20:42

Ready to Accept Applications from Spot Shippers TULSA, Okla. and HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BridgeTex Pipeline Company, LLC, a company owned by Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) and Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY), plans to begin the commissioning of the BridgeTex Pipeline in the third quarter of 2014. Given the significant need for crude oil transportation service from the Permian Basin to the Houston Gulf Coast area and in order to accommodate...

2014-06-06 00:20:26

CAMARILLO, CA, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX) announces that the seven director nominees listed in the Company's management information circular dated April 29, 2014 were re-elected at the annual general meeting of shareholders of the Company held earlier today. Detailed results are set out below: Director Nominee Votes For % For Votes %Withheld...

2014-06-05 23:13:22

As oil fields mature and unconventional extraction methods gain ground, growth in demand for water treatment and reuse is set to outstrip the wider water services market for oil and gas, according to a new report from GWI. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 In 2014, the global market for water management services and technologies in the onshore oil and gas industry is estimated to be worth $37.9 billion. This figure is expected to grow at 6% a year, in line with increasing oil and gas production....

2014-06-05 23:06:22

European & Eurasian oilfield equipment rental market report is segmented on the basis of geographies, types, and equipment. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-and-eurasia-oilfield-rental-9294216591.html. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Russia is the leading producer of oil in Europe. Russia produced 10,280 million barrels per day as per 2011 estimates. It accounted for nearly 59% of the total Europe production. Russia is the world’s second-largest oil producing country after...


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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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