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2014-06-04 12:23:16

DALLAS, June 4, 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 $0.42298 per unit, payable on June 30, 2014, to Unit holders of record on June 16, 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 its...

2014-06-04 12:22:35

HOUSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) announced today that a subsidiary has received notice of termination of its drilling contract for the mid-water semisubmersible Ocean Vanguard from Statoil ASA, its customer for the rig. The contract provides for a dayrate of approximately $454,000 and was estimated to conclude in accordance with its terms in late February 2015. Diamond Offshore disputes Statoil's basis for terminating the contract and...

2014-06-04 08:24:25

WUXI, China, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WSP Holdings Limited (NYSE: WH) ("WSP Holdings" or the "Company"), a Chinese manufacturer of API (American Petroleum Institute) and non-API seamless casing, tubing and drill pipes used in oil and natural gas exploration, drilling and extraction ("Oil Country Tubular Goods" or "OCTG"), and other pipes and connectors, announced today that the Company has received a notice of failure to satisfy continued listing standards (the "Letter") from...

2014-06-04 08:23:52

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Market 2013-2023 - Thermal, Gas and Chemical Productionhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/enhanced_oil_recovery_eor_market_2013_2023_thermal_gas_chemical_production.html Report DetailsThough most EOR techniques have been around for a number of decades, oil prices have often been too low to make their use economic on a large scale. However, the...

2014-06-04 08:23:34

Only national conference and expo focusing on the shale water management segment of oil and gas industry to run from Oct. 14-15 DENVER, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Registration opens today for the only national conference and exposition for the shale water management segment of the oil and gas industry, set for October 14 - 15 in Stafford, TX. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/94019 Produced by Shale Play Water Management magazine, the Shale Water Expo 2014...

2014-06-03 23:08:03

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/independent-lubricant-manufacturers.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research, "Independent Lubricant Manufacturers' Market- Global...

2014-06-03 23:04:12

The oilfield services market will be worth $291.8 billion by 2019, signifying a firm annualized growth rate of 11.9% from 2014 to 2019 (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/oilfield-services-market-263907746.html). (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 The report “Oilfield Services Market by Type (Coiled Tubing Services, Completion Equipment & Services, Drilling & Completion Fluids, Drilling Waste Management, OCTG, Pressure Pumping Services, Well Intervention Services and Wireline...

2014-06-03 16:21:50

Producers Stepped Up Production, Pushing it to a New Record DENVER, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. exploration and production companies were at full throttle in May, producing 67.7 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) of natural gas in the lower 48 States, according to the latest estimates from Bentek Energy, an oil and natural gas analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. This was up 0.6% from the previous monthly high set in April. May 2014 saw nine days of production in excess...

2014-06-03 12:28:02

LONDON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Marine Seismic Equipment and Acquisition Markets 2013-2023: Offshore Seismic Survey Contracts for Oil & Gas E&P; 2D, 3D & 4C Vessels & Equipmenthttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/marine_seismic_equipment_acquisition_markets_2013_2023_offshore_seismic_survey_contracts_oil_gas_ep_2d_3d_4c_vessels_equipment.html Report DetailsSpending on marine seismic...

2014-06-03 08:24:36

LONDON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Waste Management Market in Drilling by Services (Solids Control Services, Containment & Handling, and Treatment & Disposal), Applications (Onshore & Offshore) and Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to...


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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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Word of the Day
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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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