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2013-10-10 23:27:10

A new, safer and tougher drill pad is in the field.

2010-11-09 15:18:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- U. S. Steel Tubular Products, Inc., a subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X), announced that Aubrey K.

2008-11-11 15:00:15

HOUSTON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U. S. Steel Tubular Products, Inc., a subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation , announced that Diemer True, founder and chairman of the Diamond Companies of Wyoming, is the recipient of its Chief Roughneck Award for 2008.

2008-09-15 21:00:25

By Betsy Blaney SNYDER, Texas - Less than two months into the job in the oilfields of West Texas, Brandon Garrett, 23, was sliced in half by a motorized spool of steel cable as he and other roughnecks struggled to get a drilling rig up and running.

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2008-09-11 09:05:00

Less than two months into the job in the oilfields of West Texas, Brandon Garrett was sliced in half by a motorized spool of steel cable as he and other roughnecks struggled to get a drilling rig up and running.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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