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2014-08-06 00:20:32

Monthly Index Totaled 46.97, up 1.07 Points from July's Reading of 45.90 BEIJING, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The health of China's steel sector is not expected to greatly improve in August, with the industry largely anticipating that new steel orders will stay flat over the next month, according to the latest Platts China Steel Sentiment Index (Platts CSSI), which showed a reading of 46.97 out of a possible 100 points. The August reading is up 1.07 points from 45.90 in July, and...

2014-08-05 16:22:40

LAFAYETTE, La., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY) today announced financial and operational results for the second quarter of 2014. Some of the highlights include: -- On schedule with Cardona/Cardona South development project -- Sanctioned Amethyst development -- Spud Utica test well in the Mary field -- Equity offering raised $226 million -- Sold non-core conventional shelf assets for $200 million Chairman, President and Chief...

2014-08-05 12:28:29

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Asphalt Market, Freedoniahttp://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/mining/world_asphalt_market_freedonia.htmlWorld demand to rise 3.6% annually through 2017World demand for primary asphalt, which is refined from crude petroleum or mined from naturally occurring sources, is projected to rise 3.6 percent yearly through 2017 from a weak 2012 base to 121 million metric tons...

2014-08-05 12:23:23

DALLAS, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Bank, as Trustee of the Sabine Royalty Trust (NYSE: SBR), today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.38632 per unit, payable on August 29, 2014, to Unit holders of record on August 15, 2014. Sabine's cash distribution history, current and prior year financial reports and tax information booklets, a link to filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission and more can be found on...

2014-08-05 08:38:19

Tiger Group, PPL Group and RealestateAuctions.com conducting online sale and live auction for equipment and real property formerly owned by drilling tool company; bids close mid-August MIDLAND, Texas, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By order of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Tiger Group's Remarketing Services Division, PPL Group and RealestateAuctions.com are auctioning machine tools, rolling stock and support equipment, as well as land and a warehouse/machine shop building from oil field...

2014-08-05 08:26:34

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Oil and Chemicals Storage Industry Outlook in North America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Storage Terminalshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/oil_chemicals_storage_industry_outlook_north_america_2015.htmlOil and Chemicals Storage Industry Outlook in North America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating...

2014-08-05 08:26:19

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:US Shale Gas & Tight Oil: Products & Services Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/us_shale_gas_tight_oil_products_services_market.htmlUS demand to surpass $90 billion in 2017Demand for products and services used in the development of shale gas and tight oil reservoirs is forecast to surpass $90 billion in 2017. The rapid growth in production from these...

2014-08-05 08:24:15

HOUSTON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today reported that for the month of July 2014, the Company had an average of 207 drilling rigs operating in the United States and nine rigs in Canada. Average drilling rigs operating reported in the Company's monthly announcements represent the average number of the Company's drilling rigs that were operating under a drilling contract. The Company cautioned that numerous factors in addition to average...

2014-08-04 23:03:14

The Subsea Well Access System Market in Europe report defines and segments the Subsea Well Access System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-subsea-well-access-system-was-1679195751.html. (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 The Subsea Well Access System Market in Europe report defines and segments the Subsea Well Access System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The Subsea Well Access System market in Europe is...

2014-08-04 20:21:01

HOUSTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Offshore plc ("Paragon") (NYSE: PGN) announced today that it issued a report on drilling rig status and contract information as of August 4, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's website at www.paragonoffshore.com, under the "Our Fleet" section of the website. About Paragon Offshore Paragon is a pure-play global provider of standard specification offshore drilling rigs. Paragon's drilling fleet...


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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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