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2014-08-26 04:20:17

HOUSTON, Aug, 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Kenny (WGK) has won two contracts with a total value of over $2 million with Brazilian operator Petrobras. In the first, Wood Group Kenny has begun a conceptual engineering study of two alternatives of pipeline heating systems for the Petrobras pre-salt Lapa field, water-heated pipe-in-pipe (WH-PiP) and electrically trace-heated pipe-in-pipe (ETH-PiP). The project aims to provide Petrobras and its partners, BG and Repsol Sinopec,...

2014-08-26 00:20:26

HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of August 25, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/DA62568LOGO Notable events in the current report include: -- Gorilla IV: Awarded 60 day contract...

2014-08-25 23:04:03

This research report categorizes the global market for fuel additives on the basis of applications, types, geography & additives type such as deposit control additives, cetane improvers, antioxidants, dyes and markers, lubricity improvers, cold flow improvers, stability improvers, corrosion inhibitors, octane improvers, and anti-icing.(http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/fuel-additives-market-723.html) (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The report “Fuel Additives Market by...

2014-08-25 20:20:34

Stock Symbol: AEM (NYSE and TSX) TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) ("Agnico Eagle" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its summer 2014 exploration activities at the new IVR project, located 50 kilometres northwest of the Meadowbank mine in Nunavut. The Company last reported results from this project in a news release dated July 30, 2014. Highlights include: -- Continuing expansion of IVR...

2014-08-23 23:01:54

Completion Equipment and Services Market report analyzes various marketing trends and establishes the most-effective growth strategy and identifies various dynamics such as drivers, opportunities, burning issues, and winning imperatives for the completion equipment market. (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 According to new market research report "Completion Equipment Market by Type (Packers, Sand Control Tools, Multi-Stage Fracturing Tools, Liner Hangers, Smart Wells, Safety Valves, and Other)...

2014-08-23 23:00:13

The Well Completion Tools Market in Asia-Pacific report defines and segments the well completion tools market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-well-completion-tools-2778592532.html (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 The Well Completion Tools Market in Asia-Pacific report defines and segments the well completion tools market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. The well completion tools market in...

2014-08-22 00:20:42

Platts and Oil Marketplace Eye Likely Need for Free-On-Board Straits Price Reference SINGAPORE, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The expansion of Singapore as a leading Asia-Pacific energy hub, combined with the country's moratorium on the development of further onshore storage, has led to the hub expanding beyond national borders to encompass infrastructure in Malaysia, according to the Platts Special Report "FOB Singapore Beyond Singapore -Towards FOB Straits" released at the Platts...

2014-08-21 23:05:47

The Europe Floating Production System Market report defines and segments the Floating Production System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-floating-production-system-4024440415.html (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Europe Floating Production System Market report defines and segments the Floating Production System market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The Floating Production System market in Europe is...

2014-08-21 12:24:00

STW signs a partnership agreement to design, build, own and operate a Hybrid Brackish Water Processing Facility initially for 30,000 barrels or 1,260,000 gallons per day. MIDLAND, Texas, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STW Resources Holding Corp (OTC QB: STWS) announced the signing of a partnership agreement with a Texas ranching family to lease brackish water rights and build, own and operate a Proprietary state of the art "Hybrid Reverse Osmosis Water Processing System" capable of...

2014-08-21 12:23:48

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading integrated exploration drilling services, equipment and performance tooling provider, has been awarded a contract on August 1, 2014 for drilling services at the Magnum NGLs (Natural Gas Liquids) Storage Project at central Utah's Western Energy Hub. Magnum is building the first underground salt cavern NGLs storage facility in the Rocky Mountain region at the site, located 10 miles...


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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
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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