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2014-08-20 08:23:22

CALGARY, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - PanTerra Resource Corp. ("PanTerra" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:PRC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arm's length purchase and sale agreement dated August 19, 2014 (the "Purchase and Sale Agreement") with a public Canadian oil and gas company to acquire (the "Acquisition") certain petroleum and natural gas assets located in several areas of the Western Canadian foothills, including the Brown Creek, Stolberg, Deanne, Burnt...

2014-08-20 04:20:52

September LNG prices fell 5.8% month over month, narrowest change since March SINGAPORE, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) for September delivery to Asia plummeted 33.1% year over year to an average $10.702 per million British thermal units (/MMBtu), the latest Platts Japan/Korea Marker (Platts JKM(TM)) for month-ahead delivery showed. The drop came as increased supply in the region continued to outweigh lackluster demand. On a...

2014-08-19 16:22:41

SPRING, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Terry, CEO of Integrated Drilling Equipment Holdings Corp. ("IDE") (OTC: IRIG), announced today the appointment of Martin (Marty) Paulk, 52, as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Strategic Implementation, effective immediately. Prior to his appointment, Marty Paulk was the Senior Director-Global Technical Solutions and Strategy at Key Energy Services. Prior to his position at Key Energy Services, Mr. Paulk held leadership...

2014-08-19 12:23:12

DALLAS, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.109382 per unit, payable on September 15, 2014, to unit holders of record on August 29, 2014. This month's distribution decreased from the previous month due to one less day of oil production for June 2014, offset by one more day of gas production for May 2014, and an increase in oil prices. Production...

2014-08-19 12:23:07

DALLAS, Aug. 19, 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 $0.255332 per unit, payable on September 15, 2014, to unitholders of record on August 29, 2014. The following table shows underlying oil and gas sales and average prices attributable to the current month and prior month distributions....

2014-08-19 08:24:16

Company's technology aims to improve environmental performance while reducing operating costs of steam generators for Enhanced Oil Recovery SEATTLE, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, announced today that it has entered into a Field Test Agreement with Aera Energy LLC to demonstrate and test its proprietary Duplex(TM) tile...

2014-08-19 08:24:13

SINGAPORE, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia's oil and gas game is moving into new territories, with established producer countries and corporate players eyeing new strategies, and re-discovered frontiers across vast region, from Pakistan to New Zealand. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140812/700457 ) This Conference highlights diverse upstream ventures, acreage opportunities, changing corporate strategies, investments, oil and energy finance,...

2014-08-19 08:24:09

Gas treating technology includes first membrane-based system on a Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel in the North Sea DES PLAINES, Ill., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that it has been selected by BW Offshore to remove contaminants from natural gas aboard a new Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel off the coast of Scotland. The vessel, which will be leased to Premier Oil, will...

2014-08-19 08:23:24

HOUSTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has received an order for five subsea manifolds from Petrobras, Brazil's national oil company, for its pre-salt fields located offshore Brazil. The order represents the balance of the 16 subsea manifolds ordered under a frame agreement in 2013. In total, FMC Technologies has received orders for 19 subsea manifolds for Petrobras' pre-salt fields. Engineered and manufactured in Brazil, the...

2014-08-19 08:22:53

TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX: PRE) (BVC: PREC) (BOVESPA: PREB) announced today the results of an independent resource evaluation for 36 of the Company's 60 exploration blocks in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Guyana, Guatemala and Papua New Guinea ("PNG"). The 2014 resource evaluation was prepared by Petrotech Engineering Ltd. ("Petrotech") with an effective date of March 31, 2014 (the "2014 Resource Report"). The 2014 Resource Report...


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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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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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