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2014-09-11 16:21:29

LONDON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of September 11, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the Web site. About Noble CorporationNoble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. The Company owns and operates one of...

2014-09-11 08:29:50

DALLAS, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling, Logging While Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-deepwater ) and Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global Offshore Drilling Market with analysis and forecast of the global market share. The Offshore Drilling Market is estimated to grow from $80.8...

2014-09-11 08:23:11

TSX, NYSE MKT: BXE CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. ("Bellatrix" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE MKT: BXE) has been put on notice that two third party operated gas plants in the Ferrier / Willesden Green area are going offline during the third week of September 2014. Assuming the plants are offline for the expected timeframe, these temporary plant outages are expected to result in an aggregate net production restriction of 30,000 boe which is...

2014-09-10 23:03:31

The North American Subsea Production Systems Market report defines and segments the concerned market with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-subsea-production-system-9223160842.html (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 The North American Subsea Production Systems Market report defines and segments the concerned market with analysis and forecast of revenue. The market is estimated to grow from $3,099.2 million in 2013 to $4,015.3 million by 2018,...

2014-09-10 16:22:06

HOUSTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) announced that BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) has exercised both one-year options to extend the Field Support Vessel Services contract with Oceaneering for work offshore Angola on Blocks 18 and 31. Under this contract term extension, Oceaneering will continue to provide project management, engineering, and vessel services through January 2017. Two chartered vessels, the Ocean Intervention III and the Bourbon...

2014-09-10 16:21:51

HOUSTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today announced that David L. Roland has been appointed Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, effective immediately. Mr. Roland joins Diamond Offshore with over 20 years of corporate legal experience in the energy industry, including the last ten years as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at ION Geophysical Corporation, an NYSE-listed geophysical company....

2014-09-10 12:22:15

DUBLIN, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Petroleum, Natural and Synthetic Waxes - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Petroleum, Natural and Synthetic Waxes in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Petroleum and Mineral Waxes, Natural Waxes, and Synthetic Waxes. The report provides separate comprehensive...

2014-09-10 08:23:51

DALLAS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ALJ) ("Alon") today announced that it has received the necessary approval from the Kern County Board of Supervisors to construct a new rail facility at the Bakersfield refinery and to make modifications to the refinery that will allow it to process light crude. The permit allows Alon to construct a double rail loop capable of receiving two unit trains per day of crude. Alon expects to provide information on the cost...

2014-09-10 08:23:35

DALLAS, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Well Intervention Market by Service Types (Logging & Bottom Hole Survey, Tubing/Packer Failure & Repair, Stimulation, Artificial Lift, Others), Application Areas (Onshore & Offshore), and Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the global Well Intervention/Workover Services Market with analysis and forecast of the global revenue. Browse 81 market data tables with 33...

2014-09-09 20:21:14

LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: World Diesel Engines Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/845313/World-Diesel-Engines-Market.html Sales to increase more than 7% annually through 2017Global diesel engine sales are forecast to grow more than seven percent per annum through 2017 to $250 million. This will represent a marked acceleration from the 2007-2012 pace, as the rising popularity of diesel cars in many nations,...


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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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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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