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2014-10-23 08:26:13

Completions Confirm Strong Productivity in Recently Announced Discovery OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Resources, Inc. ("Continental" or the "Company") (NYSE: CLR) today announced continued success in its recently unveiled Springer play in the South Central Oklahoma Oil Province (SCOOP). Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120327/DA76602LOGO "Four new wells further confirm the repeatability and growth potential of Continental's new discovery, the Springer play...

2014-10-23 08:26:00

CALGARY, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX: PWT) (NYSE: PWE) ("Penn West", the "Company", "we", or "our") is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to sell non-core assets located in south central Alberta for expected proceeds of approximately $355 million to a private company. The assets are currently producing approximately 7,500 barrels of oil equivalent ("boe") per day (weighted approximately 80 percent toward natural gas and natural gas...

2014-10-23 08:25:39

Contracts Awarded to Two New Drillships HOUSTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today reported third quarter 2014 net income of $53 million, or $0.38 per share, compared to net income of $95 million, or $0.68 per share, in the third quarter of 2013. Revenues in the third quarter of 2014 were $738 million, compared to revenues of $706 million in the third quarter of 2013. The Company today announced plans to retire and scrap six of its mid-water...

2014-10-23 08:25:07

Company generates nearly $1 billion in cash flow -- Production at Christina Lake averaged more than 68,000 barrels per day (bbls/d) net in the third quarter, an increase of 30% when compared with the same period a year earlier. -- Foster Creek production averaged almost 57,000 bbls/d net in the quarter, 15% higher than the same quarter in 2013. -- Cenovus achieved first production from its Foster Creek phase F expansion in September. --...

2014-10-22 23:05:10

The Middle East and Africa Fuel Additives Market is estimated to grow to $771.4 million by 2018 at a CAGR of 3.3% from 2013 to 2018 with growing demand from the aviation industry http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/middle-east-and-africa-fuel-additives-8557125676.html (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The Middle East and Africa Fuel Additives Market report defines and segments the fuel additives market with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through the TOC of the Middle East and Africa...

2014-10-22 20:21:06

LONDON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drill pipe, is drilling rental equipment which has a great importance in global oilfield equipment rental market. It's a hollow thick walled pipe which allows drilling mud to be pumped down through the pipe. These pipes have various sizes and its length depends upon its application. Large quantities of drill pipe are used while drilling through various types of subs. Drill pipe are made of steel and aluminum according to the American petroleum...

2014-10-21 16:23:18

SANTIAGO, Chile, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Limited ("GeoPark") (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina and Peru[1], announces today its 3Q2014 operational update. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130603/MX24008LOGO-b Oil and gas production increased 66% to a record 21,548 boepd, compared to 3Q2013 - led by strong and continuing growth from GeoPark's Llanos...

2014-10-21 16:21:27

TULSA, Okla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) announced today an extension of the open season for commitments on the proposed Saddlehorn Pipeline to transport various grades of crude oil from the Niobrara shale to the partnership's storage facilities in Cushing, Oklahoma. Binding commitments are now due by 5:00 p.m. Central Time on Nov. 6, 2014. The proposed Saddlehorn Pipeline includes construction of an approximate 600-mile, 20-inch...

2014-10-21 12:25:32

VANCOUVER, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - TANZANIA MINERALS CORP. (the "Company" or "TZM") (TSX-V: TZM.V) (FRANKFURT: TM0.F) is pleased to announce that it has acquired from Twigg Gold Ltd. ("Twigg") a 75% and 90% interest in the Igurubi and Msasa gold projects, respectively. Acquisition of Gold Assets TZM has acquired Twigg's 75% interest in the Igurubi Project and Twigg's 90% interest in the Msasa Project for a consideration of CAD $350,000 and 7 million common shares upon...

2014-10-21 12:25:30

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Hydrogenation Petroleum Resin Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Hydrogenation Petroleum Resin Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global hydrogenation petroleum resin industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic...


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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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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
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