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2014-05-16 08:22:24

HOUSTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today announced that it will make a presentation on May 20, 2014 at the UBS Global Oil and Gas Conference. Representing the Company at the conference will be Andy Hendricks, Chief Executive Officer. The presentation will be webcast live beginning at approximately 10:00 a.m. Central Time. To access the webcast, go to www.patenergy.com prior to the scheduled start time. About...

2014-05-15 20:21:54

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PANHANDLE OIL AND GAS INC. (NYSE: PHX) today reported that it has signed an agreement to purchase a 16% non-operated working interest in 11,100 gross leasehold acres (1,775 net acres) located in the core of the Eagle Ford Shale oil window in LaSalle and Frio Counties, Texas for $80,400,000 from private sellers. The transaction is projected to close within 30 days and will have an effective date of April 1, 2014. The acquisition will be...

2014-05-15 20:21:50

DALLAS, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) announced today that Steve Newby, President and Executive Officer, and Matt Harrison, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 2014 Master Limited Partnership Investor Conference sponsored by The National Association of Publicly Traded Partnerships. The presentation will begin at 8:30 am Eastern on Thursday May 22, 2014, at Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte...

2014-05-15 16:23:03

HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched forward curve prices for the US refined products markets. These prices provide hedging tools that reflect real commodity market activity, free from distortion and are representative of fair market values. The US refined products markets are changing rapidly and the traditional supply and demand landscape has been altered dramatically. The need to export products, fueled by the...

2014-05-15 12:38:56

SALT LAKE CITY, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading provider of drilling services, equipment, and performance tooling, has introduced the new S250-M3 rock drill. The S250-M3's advanced noise suppression and lower vibration represents a significant improvement over the existing S250 rock drill. This advancement improves drilling production and decreases the fatigue to ears, hands, and feet. The main airflow cylinder channel and the...

2014-05-15 12:24:28

SAN ANTONIO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO) today announced that Joe Gorder, CEO and President of Valero Energy Corporation, will present at the UBS Global Oil and Gas Conference on Wednesday, May 21 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 p.m. Eastern Time). A live audio webcast of these remarks, along with the associated slides, will be accessible via Valero's website at www.valero.com. A replay of the presentation will be available on Valero's...

2014-05-15 04:21:09

SAINT HELIER, Jersey, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - LONGREACH OIL AND GAS LIMITED (TSXV: LOI) (the "Company" or "Longreach") has encountered two prospective natural gas zones with its Kamar-1 well on the Kechoula structure, located in the Sidi Moktar licence in the Essaouira Basin of Morocco. One zone was in the targeted Lower Liassic formation and the other in the Lower Dogger/Upper Liassic formations. "These are very promising exploration results from our second Moroccan well,...

2014-05-14 23:00:18

Recognizably in the Middle East, oil ventures and refinery joint ventures are extremely liquid hence the reason shareholders are pouring millions into Black Diamonds international oil and refinery projects. Manila Philippines (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 According to the development timeline for Black Diamond Oil, the selection of lead investor’s has realized that when you refine oil you have invested in a permanent bull market with huge upside potential. Black Diamond Development and...

2014-05-14 20:21:41

HOUSTON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sidewinder Drilling Inc. (the "Company") announced May 14, 2014 it will hold a conference call with bond investors on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Eastern Time) to discuss First Quarter 2014 results. Call-in details will be provided via email to Sidewinder's existing bond holders. For those bond holders who are in need of the details and have not received them, please call the Company. Sidewinder was formed in 2011 by the Company's...

2014-05-14 20:21:33

PHILADELPHIA, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APL) ("APL," "Atlas Pipeline," or the "Partnership") today announced the Partnership has completed the sale of its subsidiaries holding a 20% interest in the West Texas LPG Pipeline Limited Partnership to a subsidiary of Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: MMLP) for $135 Million, subject to certain closing adjustments. Proceeds from the sale will be used to reduce the Partnership's outstanding debt....


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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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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.