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2014-10-07 08:22:16

HOUSTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for September 2014 was 1,323, down 16 from the 1,339 counted in August 2014, and up 39 from the 1,284 counted in September 2013. The international offshore rig count for September 2014 was 333, up 18 from the 315 counted in August 2014, and up 20 from the 313 counted in September 2013. The average U.S. rig count for September 2014 was 1,930, up 26 from the...

2014-10-06 20:21:15

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canada has a series of large hydrocarbon basins with thick, organic-rich shales. Western Canada also contains the prolific and extensive Montney and Doig resource plays categorized primarily as tight sand and siltstone reservoirs. The risked shale gas in place for Canada is estimated at 2,413 trillion cubic feet, with 573 trillion cubic feet as risked, technically recoverable shale gas resource. In addition, estimated risked shale oil in place for...

2014-10-06 20:21:14

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Middle East fracturing fluids market is all set to reach $0.74 billion by 2020, up from $0.305 billion in 2013. Major reasons behind the rise could be increased shale activity in the region and increased number of wells. Same as in Case with hydraulic fracturing and many other oil and gas markets, North America leads the fracturing fluids market too, followed by Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The dominance is...

2014-10-06 20:21:09

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa fracturing fluids market is all set to reach $1.66 billion by 2020, up from $0.685 billion in 2013. Major reasons behind the rise could be increased shale activity in the region and increased number of wells. Same as in Case with hydraulic fracturing and many other oil and gas markets, North America leads the fracturing fluids market too, followed by Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The dominance is majorly...

2014-10-06 20:21:08

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Latin America fracturing fluids market is all set to reach $1.78 billion by 2020, up from $0.0.73 billion in 2013. Major reasons behind the rise could be increased shale activity in the region and increased number of wells. Same as in Case with hydraulic fracturing and many other oil and gas markets, North America leads the fracturing fluids market too, followed by Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The dominance is...

2014-10-06 16:23:01

LAFAYETTE, La., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to contract the ENSCO 8503 dynamically positioned deep water drilling rig for Stone's multi-year deep water drilling program in the Gulf of Mexico. The primary contract term is for 30 months and is expected to commence during the second quarter of 2015 at a rate of approximately $350,000 per day. The contract permits Stone to exercise options to...

2014-10-06 04:21:10

Six Percent Production Growth and Record Number of Wells Drilled in the Third Quarter CALGARY, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (Bankers or the Company) (TSX: BNK, AIM: BNK) is pleased to announce the Company's third quarter operational update. Production, Sales and Oil Prices Average production from the Patos-Marinza oilfield in Albania for the third quarter of 2014 was 21,865 barrels of oil per day (bopd), 6.0% higher than 20,630 bopd in the second...

2014-10-06 04:20:22

LONDON, October 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SMi Group Reports (2014.10.02, London): Drawing on 16 years of working within the GTL industry, the SMi Group are delighted to announce their 17th annual Gas to Liquids Conference, Europe's longest running GTL event, will be taking place in Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London, UK, on the 29th and 30th of October 2014. Regularly visited by over a hundred experts from around the world, this year's event will provide the ideal...

2014-10-05 23:01:12

MarketsandMarkets report includes an analysis of the value-chain, Porter’s Five Forces Analysis, the competitive landscape, and premium insights of the offshore drilling market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/offshore-drilling-market-1207.html) (PRWEB) October 05, 2014 The report "Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling, Logging While Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-deepwater) and Geography - Global...

2014-10-04 23:00:41

MarketsandMarkets report includes a study of the annual reports of top market players and interviews with key opinion leaders such as the CEOs, Directors, and marketing people. Americas holds the major market share followed by Europe and Asia-Pacific. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/well-intervention-market-1099.html) (PRWEB) October 04, 2014 The report "Well Intervention Market by Service Types (Logging & Bottom Hole Survey, Tubing/Packer Failure & Repair,...


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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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