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2014-07-22 08:25:03

According to EY's Oil & Gas Center's US quarterly outlook HOUSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geopolitical unrest is impacting global oil markets, this time bringing a sigh of relief from North American unconventional oil producers. As the industry moved out of a relatively strong winter season, fears had been building in an already cash-strapped unconventional environment, that supply growth - not only from North America, but also in particular from Libya and Iraq - would put...

2014-07-21 23:04:01

The North America Drilling Fluid and Completion Fluid Market report defines and segments the drilling fluid and completion fluid market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-drilling-fluid-completion-fluid-2200133703.html (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North America Drilling Fluid and Completion Fluid Market report defines and segments the drilling fluid and completion fluid market in North America with analysis and...

2014-07-21 16:22:50

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Fuel Additives Market by Applications (Diesel, Gasoline & Aviation), Types (Deposit control, Antioxidant, Corrosion inhibitor, Lubricity & Cetane improvers and others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" to its store. DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The move to low sulphur content fuels will help the application of newer emissions control technologies like addition of fuel additives, which would substantially lower the emissions of particulate matter...

2014-07-21 12:23:27

DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, as Trustee of the Cross Timbers Royalty Trust (NYSE - CRT), today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.231299 per unit, payable on August 14, 2014, to unitholders of record on July 31, 2014. The following table shows underlying oil and gas sales and average prices attributable to the current month and prior month distributions....

2014-07-21 12:23:15

DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.118511 per unit, payable on August 14, 2014, to unit holders of record on July 31, 2014. This month's distribution increased from the previous month due to both decreased operating expenses and lower capital expenditures offset by slightly decreased production of oil and a reduction of gas produced and...

2014-07-21 08:23:38

HOUSTON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed an agreement which establishes a joint industry program that includes Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, BP, ConocoPhillips and Shell for the purpose of jointly developing a new generation of standardized subsea production equipment and systems designed to meet the challenges of producing oil and gas from deepwater reservoirs with pressures of up to 20,000 psi and temperatures of...

2014-07-21 08:23:00

MONCTON, NB, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Major Drilling is pleased to announce its entry into the underground percussive/longhole drilling sector with its agreement to purchase the operations of Taurus Drilling Services. This business operates in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, providing underground percussive/longhole drilling to mining company clients. Through this purchase, Major Drilling will acquire 39 drill rigs, together with related equipment, inventory and contracts. In...

2014-07-21 08:21:54

Five-year agreement provides lower-cost domestic crude as part of Delta's fuel cost strategy ATLANTA and DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Monroe Energy LLC, a subsidiary of Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL), has entered into a five-year agreement with Bridger, LLC, a leading midstream energy company, to supply 65,000 barrels of domestic crude oil daily to its refinery in Trainer, Pa. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090202/DELTALOGO The agreement, which will supply about...

2014-07-19 23:01:28

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Global Oil Storage Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast 2019" report to their offering. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/oil-storage-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Global oil storage market is composed of many small independent owners and will experience growth in the coming future. This can be attributed to the demand for oil storage which...

2014-07-18 12:22:22

HOUSTON, July 18, 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 July 18, 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: -- Rowan Renaissance: Rig is currently...


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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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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