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2014-09-08 23:04:35

Throckmorton will lead the company’s development of cloud-based marketing and logistics solutions for midstream crude oil producers and end users Denver, CO. (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 First River Energy LLC today announced it has named Robert Throckmorton as chief information officer. In this role, Throckmorton will lead the building of cloud-based infrastructure enabling First River Energy to provide its customers convenient access to valuable real-time transaction and logistics...

2014-09-08 12:22:52

Growing Industry Support Affirms Integrated Concept TULSA, Okla., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) announced an attendance of more than 5,000 oil and gas professionals at the 2(nd) Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) held 25-27 August at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO. More than 230 companies also...

2014-09-08 12:22:36

Includes new technologies, extended workflows and drilling engineering enhancements HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm(®) (www.pdgm.com) today announced the release of Sysdrill(®) 10, the latest version of its integrated suite of well planning and drilling engineering applications. This major upgrade is integrated with Peloton's WellView(®)/Masterview(®) corporate database for drilling and well operations, and includes a new jar placement module based on technology...

2014-09-08 08:23:28

Infill and Expansion Drilling Confirms High Grade Gold Mineralization at QV1 Target, extends strike length of QV Prime target to over 100 metres and intersects new hanging wall structure TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Roxgold Inc. (ROG: TSX.V) ("Roxgold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of its recently completed exploration program at Yaramoko's prospective Bagassi South Zone, where it has continued to intersect high grade gold mineralization. Results...

2014-09-08 08:23:07

HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. ("Gastar") (NYSE MKT: GST) is pleased to provide an operational update on recent well results and activity in the Utica/Point Pleasant play in West Virginia and in the Hunton Limestone play in north-central Oklahoma. Well Results The Simms U-5H well in Marshall County, West Virginia, Gastar's first Utica/Point Pleasant well, produced at an initial 48-hour gross sales rate of 29.4 MMcf/d of natural gas on a 30/64ths choke...

2014-09-08 08:22:54

HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for August 2014 was 1,339, down 43 from the 1,382 counted in July 2014, and up 72 from the 1,267 counted in August 2013. The international offshore rig count for August 2014 was 315, down 21 from the 336 counted in July 2014, and up 6 from the 309 counted in August 2013. The average U.S. rig count for August 2014 was 1,904, up 28 from the 1,876 counted in...

2014-09-08 08:22:41

CALGARY, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Athabasca Oil Corporation (TSX: ATH) ("Athabasca" or "the Company") announces Board of Directors ("Board") and Executive changes, a strategic update and an increase to its 2014 capital budget. Concurrent with this release an updated corporate presentation has been posted on the Company's website. Board and Executive Changes The Company announces that Mr. Sveinung Svarte will be retiring as President and Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") effective...

2014-09-07 12:20:10

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Drill Pipe Market by Grade (API, Premium), Application (Onshore, Offshore), & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" research report in its store. DALLAS, Sept. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The drill pipe market is segmented in six regions, namely North America, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Asia-Pacific, and Africa. The drill pipe market is further segmented on the basis of major countries in each region. Photo -...

2014-09-05 23:02:50

ReportsnReports.com adds “Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling and Logging while Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-Deepwater) & by Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The report classifies the offshore drilling market in accordance to services, geography, and application areas. The offshore drilling services included in this report are...

2014-09-05 20:20:18

MIDLAND, Texas, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mexco Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT:MXC) ("Mexco" or "the Company") today announced production results of three new wells in the "B" bench of the Wolfcamp formation in Reagan County, Texas. These wells produced at an average rate respectively of 877,713 and 883 barrels of oil equivalent ("Boe") per day, during the first eleven days of production through September 1, 2014 by centrifugal downhole pumps which were not operated at full...


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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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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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