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2014-07-22 12:24:08

DEP has already implemented many of the AG's recommendations HARRISBURG, Pa., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Auditor General's Office today released the Special Audit of DEP's Performance in Monitoring Potential Impact to Water Quality from Shale Gas Development for the period 2009 through 2012, finding no instances where DEP failed to protect public health, safety or the environment with respect to unconventional gas drilling activities. The audit report encompasses...

2014-07-22 12:24:04

SPRING, Texas, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Drilling Equipment Holdings Corp. ("IDE") (OTC: IRIG) announced today the appointment of Jim Terry, 60, as chief executive officer, effective immediately. Mr. Terry replaces the former CEO, Stephen Cope, who resigned in April of this year. Effective with his CEO appointment, Mr. Terry will also become a member of IDE's Board of Directors. Prior to his appointment, Jim Terry was the CEO and President of Particle Drilling...

2014-07-22 08:34:17

CALGARY, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX-V: PFC) - PetroFrontier Corp. ("PetroFrontier") is pleased to announce that Statoil Australia Theta B.V. ("Statoil"), PetroFrontier's joint venture partner and the operator of the 2014 work program and budget ("2014 WP&B") has initially selected two of the wells from the 2014 WP&B for completion and testing. The OzAlpha-1 and OzBeta-1 wells are believed to provide the best opportunities to test the concept of extracting oil from...

2014-07-22 08:25:03

According to EY's Oil & Gas Center's US quarterly outlook HOUSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geopolitical unrest is impacting global oil markets, this time bringing a sigh of relief from North American unconventional oil producers. As the industry moved out of a relatively strong winter season, fears had been building in an already cash-strapped unconventional environment, that supply growth - not only from North America, but also in particular from Libya and Iraq - would put...

2014-07-21 23:04:01

The North America Drilling Fluid and Completion Fluid Market report defines and segments the drilling fluid and completion fluid market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-drilling-fluid-completion-fluid-2200133703.html (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North America Drilling Fluid and Completion Fluid Market report defines and segments the drilling fluid and completion fluid market in North America with analysis and...

2014-07-21 16:22:50

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Fuel Additives Market by Applications (Diesel, Gasoline & Aviation), Types (Deposit control, Antioxidant, Corrosion inhibitor, Lubricity & Cetane improvers and others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" to its store. DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The move to low sulphur content fuels will help the application of newer emissions control technologies like addition of fuel additives, which would substantially lower the emissions of particulate matter...

2014-07-21 12:23:27

DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, as Trustee of the Cross Timbers Royalty Trust (NYSE - CRT), today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.231299 per unit, payable on August 14, 2014, to unitholders of record on July 31, 2014. The following table shows underlying oil and gas sales and average prices attributable to the current month and prior month distributions....

2014-07-21 12:23:15

DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.118511 per unit, payable on August 14, 2014, to unit holders of record on July 31, 2014. This month's distribution increased from the previous month due to both decreased operating expenses and lower capital expenditures offset by slightly decreased production of oil and a reduction of gas produced and...

2014-07-21 08:23:38

HOUSTON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed an agreement which establishes a joint industry program that includes Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, BP, ConocoPhillips and Shell for the purpose of jointly developing a new generation of standardized subsea production equipment and systems designed to meet the challenges of producing oil and gas from deepwater reservoirs with pressures of up to 20,000 psi and temperatures of...

2014-07-21 08:23:00

MONCTON, NB, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Major Drilling is pleased to announce its entry into the underground percussive/longhole drilling sector with its agreement to purchase the operations of Taurus Drilling Services. This business operates in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, providing underground percussive/longhole drilling to mining company clients. Through this purchase, Major Drilling will acquire 39 drill rigs, together with related equipment, inventory and contracts. 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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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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