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2014-08-13 08:22:54

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Watts, director of Enhanced Oil Recovery Business Development for Linde LLC, will lead a workshop on the potential for enhanced oil recovery techniques in deep water environments at this year's Society of Petroleum Engineers Symposium on Improved and Enhanced Oil Recovery in Offshore Environments. The symposium will be held at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, California, August 20-21....

2014-08-13 08:22:10

CALGARY, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. ("TORC" or the "Company") (TSX: TOG) is pleased to announce its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. The associated Management's Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") and unaudited interim financial statements as at and for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014 can be found at www.sedar.com and www.torcoil.com. Highlights...

2014-08-12 23:05:24

Transparency Market Research Report added "Dispersing Agents Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse the full report http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/dispersing-agents-market.html. (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Dispersing agents are surface active or non surface active polymers that are added to a suspension or colloid to prevent settling or clumping of particles. They help in breaking down petroleum oil...

2014-08-12 23:01:21

U.S. Congressman John Carter (R-Texas) visited Tolteq, a high-tech manufacturer that designs and produces innovative directional drilling guidance systems, a critical technology used for well placement commonly referred to in the industry as Measurement While Drilling (MWD). Cedar Park, Texas (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 During his visit to Tolteq, Congressman Carter was exposed to the ruggedized hardware and sophisticated electronics that have allowed energy companies to successfully tap into...

2014-08-12 20:21:17

Year-Over-Year Production Up 5.1% from July 2013; 70 Billion Cubic Feet Per Day In Sight DENVER, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural gas production in the lower 48 United States increased by 0.5 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) during the month of July versus June, according to Bentek Energy®, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. Production averaged 68.5 billion Bcf/d last month, marking the highest monthly average on record and surpassing the previous record set in...

2014-08-12 20:20:22

Manufacturers Cite Increased Range, Fuel Availability & Better Performance at Altitude As Major Benefits of Diesel Engines WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With several major aircraft and engine manufacturers recently announcing the development of new diesel aircraft engines, the general aviation industry in the United States appears to be entering a new diesel evolution phase, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum....

2014-08-12 16:22:44

DUBLIN, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Floating Production Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Floating production systems are offshore drilling equipments that are utilized for the extraction of crude oil from offshore fields. Weight and design of the floating production systems depends on the...

2014-08-12 16:22:42

DUBLIN, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "CO2 EOR Market - Permian Basin Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 CO2 enhanced oil recovery technology has been proven to be commercially profitable in the U.S. Permian Basin region based in West Texas witnessed the expansion of the CO2 EOR market with growing number of project with...

2014-08-12 12:23:09

LONDON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2183841/Global-Liquefied-Petroleum-Gas-LPG-Market-2014-2018.html About Liquefied Petroleum GasLiquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is a type of hydrocarbon, consisting of propane or butane. These are usually in gas form at atmospheric temperature and pressure, and liquefy when introduced in modest temperature or...

2014-08-12 12:22:50

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Sands Energy Corp. (OTCBB: AMSE, "AMSE" or the "Company"), an oil sands exploration and development company operating in Utah, today announced that management will present at EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference® 19. Date: August 21, 2014 at 10:25 AM, ETLocation: Westin Denver Downtown, Denver, COWebcast: http://www.oilandgas360.com/togc-webcast/americansands/ Daniel Carlson, Company CFO, will be presenting at the conference,...


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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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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