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2014-07-09 08:22:56

TULSA, Okla. and HOUSTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) ("Magellan") and Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) announced today that BridgeTex Pipeline has launched a supplemental open season for additional transportation commitments on the pipeline. Interested customers must submit binding commitments by 5:00 p.m. Central Time on August 7, 2014. Construction of the BridgeTex Pipeline commenced in November 2012 following an initial...

2014-07-09 08:21:50

Price Assessments Featured in New Supplement "Turkish Power Weekly" LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global provider of energy and commodities information, has introduced four new price assessments aimed at helping Turkey's utilities better determine power costs and bringing greater clarity to one of Europe's burgeoning power transit hubs. "With the new assessments, Turkish and European utilities and risk managers, alike, will be better able to assess power generation...

2014-07-08 23:07:34

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Global Shale Gas Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/shale-gas.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Transparency Market Research published a new report titled as “Shale Gas Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019," which...

2014-07-08 20:21:04

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Welltec is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a direct contract for the provision of Well Tractor(R) and mechanical intervention services for PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd (PCSB) in Malaysia. The scope of the work is for rig support and well intervention as required for 70 wells in the East region assets group, including Sabah and Sarawak. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140219/671153 )...

2014-07-08 16:22:36

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon USA Partners, LP (NYSE: ALDW) ("Alon Partners") today provides throughput guidance for the second quarter, as well as the third and fourth quarters of 2014. Since completion of the turnaround and the vacuum tower project, the Big Spring refinery's crude throughput has been approximately 73,000 barrels per day. The vacuum tower project increased distillate recovery by 2,000 barrels per day which allows the refinery to increase utilization of...

2014-07-08 12:23:31

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Downhole Tools Market by Types (Flow & Pressure Control Tools, Drilling Tools, Impurity Control Tools, Downhole Control System and Handling Tools), Application (Well Drilling, Well Completion, Well Intervention, Formation & Evaluation and Oil & Gas Production) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global Downhole Tools Market with an analysis and...

2014-07-08 08:33:53

CALGARY, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX-V: PFC) - PetroFrontier Corp. ("PetroFrontier") is very pleased to announce that the fifth well in its 2014 Work Plan and Budget (the "2014 WP&B") has now spud and drilling is underway. The OzEpsilon-1 well is a vertical exploration well located in Exploration Permit 128. This is the fifth and final vertical test well to be drilled as part of the 2014 WP&B. All wells will include an extensive open hole evaluation program and up to...

2014-07-08 08:23:19

HOUSTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today announced that Ronald Woll has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, effective immediately. Based in Houston, Mr. Woll will have oversight of company marketing and contract acquisition activities. Mr. Woll has an extensive background in the oil-field services arena in a career covering business development, manufacturing, supply chain, and business process...

2014-07-08 08:22:52

HOUSTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) plans to report earnings for the three months ended June 30, 2014 on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, before the open of the financial markets in the United States. Following the earnings report, the Company will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time to discuss its operating results. Interested parties can listen to the conference call by telephone or over the internet....

2014-07-08 08:22:28

Drilling Returns: 13.07 g/t Au over 31.6m (7.43 g/t Au Cut); and 11.10 g/t Au over 8.9m (10.72 g/t Au Cut) TORONTO, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - St Andrew Goldfields Ltd. (TSX-SAS) (OTCQX-STADF), ("SAS" or the "Company") is pleased to announce additional drilling results for the Smoke Deep Zone ("Smoke Deep") at the Holloway Mine. HIGHLIGHTS OF DRILLING RESULTS (Refer to Figure 1 for a longitudinal section of Smoke Deep drilling) -- 905-05:...


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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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