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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...

2014-07-17 16:21:53

DENVER, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Antero Resources (NYSE: AR) ("Antero" or the "Company") announced today second quarter 2014 operational highlights and an increase in its firm transportation position. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131101/LA09101LOGO -- Second quarter 2014 average net daily gas equivalent production was 891 MMcfe/d, a 94% increase over the prior year quarter and a 13% increase sequentially -- Second quarter 2014 average net daily...

2014-07-17 12:24:00

ALBANY, New York, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "CO2 EOR Market - Permian Basin Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019." According to the report, the CO2 EOR market in the Permian Basin accounted for 195,000 barrels per day in 2012 and is anticipated to reach 329,069 barrels per day in 2019, expanding at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2013 to 2019. Browse the full CO2 EOR Market...

2014-07-17 08:24:08

DALLAS, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RSP Permian, Inc. ("RSP" or the "Company") (NYSE: RSPP) today announced second quarter production, an increase to its previous production and capital expenditure outlook for 2014, an increase in its horizontal inventory, an expanded borrowing base under its credit facility, updated hedging and liquidity positions, and an update to its drilling operations. Highlights -- Strong Production Growth - Q2 2014 average daily production increased...

2014-07-17 08:24:05

HOUSTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caprock Oil, Inc. (OTC: ROKO.OB) has announced that it has entered into a participation agreement with private Houston based Rio Bravo Energy Partners, LLC to acquire a 20 percent working interest in a proposed gas development project in the Goldman Field in Edwards County, Texas. Caprock acquired its working interest from Rio Bravo by the issuance of 120,000 shares of its restricted Common Stock, and by agreeing to assume the obligation for 20%...

2014-07-17 08:23:45

SANTIAGO, Chile, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Limited ("GeoPark") (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina, today announces its 2Q2014 operational update. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140717/127869 For the quarter ended June 30, 2014, GeoPark's oil and gas average production increased 57% to a record 20,441 boepd, compared to 2Q2013. Production increases...

2014-07-17 08:22:50

Deal Supports Strategy of Linking Price and Fundamentals to Provide Unique Insights LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information provider, announced today that it has acquired London-based Eclipse Energy Group, a privately owned provider of data and analysis on the European gas, power and global liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets. The acquisition will enable Platts, a business of McGraw Hill Financial...


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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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