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2014-07-02 12:23:50

LONDON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: FSU Oil and Gas Statistic Yearbookhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/fsu_oil_gas_statistic_yearbook_1.html The Oil and Gas Statistical Yearbook is a comprehensive collection of detailed information about the main indicators of the oil and gas industry of Russia and the CIS countries between 2003 and 2013. The report is published annually in the English language. The...

2014-07-02 12:23:29

DALLAS, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Specialty oilfield Chemical Market, By Type (Corrosion & Scale Inhibitors, Biocides, Demulsifier, Pour Point Depressants, Surfactants, advanced polymers, and others), Application (Drilling Fluid, Well Stimulation, Production Chemicals, Workover & Completion, and Enhanced Oil Recovery), and Geography-Regional Trend & Forecast to 2019" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the Specialty Oilfield Chemicals Market...

2014-07-02 12:21:17

Indiana (50.4%), Utah (45.4%) & Oklahoma (44.8%) Have Highest Percentage Of Clean Diesel Trucks WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than one-third of all medium and heavy duty commercial trucks registered in the United States - 2.9 million of 8.8 million trucks - are now equipped with newer technology clean diesel engines, according to new data compiled by HIS Automotive for the Diesel Technology Forum (DTF)....

2014-07-02 08:22:44

Monthly Index Totaled 45.90, down 6.03 Points from June's Reading of 51.93 BEIJING, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The health of China's steel sector appears to have ebbed slightly, with the industry largely anticipating a slowdown in new steel orders in July, according to the latest Platts China Steel Sentiment Index (Platts CSSI), which showed a reading of 45.90 out of a possible 100 points and marked a six-month low. The July reading is down 6.03 points from 51.93 in June and the...

2014-07-02 08:20:29

HOUSTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vydrotech, Inc. (OTC: VYDR: PK) announced today the completion of the Pilot test of its updated and upgraded H2GO Unit. The test was performed on a ground based, stationary diesel engine operating on a continuous use basis. Test results exceeded expectations in both fuel efficiency improvements and emission reductions. In other VydroTech news, the Company was invited to display and showcase its newly reengineered H2GO product at the 2014...

2014-07-01 23:13:56

California-based biodiesel equipment manufacturer offers incentive to restaurants that want to make biodiesel from their used cooking oil. Chico, CA. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Clean-tech equipment manufacturer Springboard Biodiesel has declared July "Green Restaurant Month" and is offering $1000 cash back to any restaurant in the US that decides to make biodiesel from used cooking oil in a BioPro™ appliance. "Any restaurant that chooses to convert its used cooking oil into...

2014-07-01 23:02:21

The report classifies and defines the value of downhole tools industry. The report also provides a comprehensive review of major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, winning imperatives, and key burning issues in downhole tools market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/downhole-tools-market-156563592.html) (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 The report “Downhole Tools Market by Types (Flow & Pressure Control Tools, Drilling Tools, Impurity Control Tools, Downhole Control...

2014-07-01 12:23:41

DUBLIN, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m9n526/pressure_pumping) has announced the addition of the "Global Pressure Pumping (Hydraulic Fracturing, Cementing, Others) Market - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report estimates the pressure pumping market in terms of volume and value. The volume of this market is estimated in terms of million hydraulic horse power...

2014-07-01 10:05:14

Seismological Society of America Natural earthquakes and nuclear explosions produce seismic waves that register on seismic monitoring networks around the globe, allowing the scientific community to pinpoint the location of the events. In order to distinguish seismic waves produced by a variety of activities – from traffic to mining to explosions – scientists study the seismic waves generated by as many types of events as possible. In August 2012, the emergence of a very large...

2014-07-01 08:24:23

HOUSTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus Oil and Gas Corporation (OTCBB: VOIL) ("Virtus" or the "Company") today announced it has entered into an agreement with Seismic Exchange, Inc. (SEI) to purchase approximately 30,360 acres (47.438 miles(2)) of 2D seismic data, enabling the Company to initiate phase one of its exploration program. 2D Seismic Data Acquisition Virtus signed a Master License Agreement and a Seismic License Agreement with SEI for the acquisition of 2D seismic...


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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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