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2014-09-04 08:22:55

HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) and Aker Solutions (OSE: AKSO) announced today that they have received the necessary regulatory approvals for the Subsea Production Alliance announced in April 2014. Earlier this year, Baker Hughes and Aker Solutions agreed to form an alliance to develop technology for production solutions designed to boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for subsea fields. The alliance combines Aker...

2014-09-04 08:22:21

HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today reported that for the month of August 2014, the Company had an average of 208 drilling rigs operating in the United States and 10 rigs in Canada. For the two months ended August 31, 2014, the Company had an average of 208 drilling rigs operating in the United States and 10 rigs in Canada. Average drilling rigs operating reported in the Company's monthly announcements represent the average number...

2014-09-03 23:00:55

The report on Well Intervention Market sheds light on decent growth based on increased energy demand and large investments for oil field developments around the globe ultimately boosting the well intervention industry. "http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/well-intervention-market-1099.html" (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The report "Well Intervention Market by Service Types (Logging & Bottom Hole Survey, Tubing/Packer Failure & Repair, Stimulation,...

2014-09-03 23:00:39

Digital Oil Field Market report gives a detailed analysis on market share of leading producers and also speaks about the improved technology which promises substantial growth of the DOF industry."http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/digital-oilfield-market-904.html" (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The report "Digital Oil Field Market by Services (Automation & Instrumentation: DCS, SCADA, PLC, Smart Well & CPM; IT Services: Outsourcing, Equipment &...

2014-09-03 20:22:14

CALGARY, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Seven Generations Energy Ltd. ("7G" or the "Company") is pleased to report its second quarter 2014 operating and financial results. Second quarter production averaged a record 23,999 boe/d, an increase of 288% from the second quarter of 2013, and funds from operations also set a record at $66 million. Second quarter net income for 2014 was $44 million or $0.41 per share on a fully diluted basis. In the second quarter of 2014, Mr. Marty Proctor...

2014-09-03 16:23:25

HOUSTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP) ("Boardwalk") announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Chevron Pipe Line Company to acquire Chevron Petrochemical Pipeline LLC which owns the Evangeline ethylene pipeline system ("Evangeline") for $295 million in cash, subject to customary adjustments. The acquisition is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2014, subject to customary closing conditions, after which...

2014-09-03 08:36:48

DALLAS, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Digital Oil Field Market by Services (Automation & Instrumentation: DCS, SCADA, PLC, Smart Well & CPM; IT Services: Outsourcing, Equipment & Software) & by Processes (Reservoir, Production & Drilling Optimizations) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2024", defines and segments the global Digital Oil Field Market for services and processes with an analysis and forecast of the revenue. The digital oilfield...

2014-09-03 08:25:41

U.K. and Dutch Power Prices Followed Natural Gas, But Platts CONTI Declined Again LONDON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Colder weather, reduced liquefied natural gas (LNG) send-out from terminals into the U.K. gas network and an escalation in the Ukraine/Russia conflict lifted European natural gas prices in late August while day-ahead electricity price trends diverged, according to data just released by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider....

2014-09-03 08:25:07

CYBK to Spin off Cyber-Thingy as a dividend to its shareholders DEBARY, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyber Kiosk Solutions, Inc. (OTC PINK: CYBK) is pleased to announce the Company has acquired EPA Petroleum, Inc.(EPA) as a wholly owned subsidiary for 300 million shares of Restricted Common stock and Nathan Hall has been appointed the sole officer and director of CYBK. EPA Petroleum, Inc. will be the new operating company within CYBK. The former officers and directors have...

2014-09-03 08:24:11

Full Resumption of Production, Sales, Development Drilling and Facilities Construction at Demir Dagh CALGARY, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Group") today announces an update for its operations in the Hawler license area of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq ("Kurdistan Region"). Commenting today, Oryx Petroleum´s Chief Executive Officer, Michael Ebsary, stated: "We are very pleased that tangible improvements to the security...


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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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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'