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2011-05-03 09:45:00

AMSTERDAM, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm(TM)(www.pdgm.com), will preview the next version of its leading formation evaluation solution, Paradigm(TM) Geolog®7 at the 2011 Society of Petrophysicists & Well Log Analysts (SPWLA) Annual Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 15 - 18. Conference attendees are invited to the Paradigm booth 223 for one-on-one demonstrations featuring the advances in Geolog 7. (Logo:...

2010-12-16 12:23:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Centre Partners Management LLC ("Centre Partners"), a leading middle market private equity firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles, announced today the completion of the sale of Gray Wireline ("Gray") by certain of its affiliates to a subsidiary of Seawell Limited ("Seawell", OSE: SEAW) for $157.5 million. Founded in 1983, Gray is the leading independent provider of cased-hole wireline services in the United States. The company's 18 districts...

2010-08-03 05:30:00

Potential net oil pay and total oil column height increases, no indication of oil-water contacts CALGARY, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (NYSE Amex: GTE, TSX: GTE), a company focused on oil exploration and production in South America, today announced initial drilling results from Moqueta-2 in the Chaza block in Colombia. Oil and gas shows were recorded through the Villeta Lower U Sandstone, the Villeta T Sandstone and the Caballos Formation with electric logs...

2010-06-17 08:00:00

HOUSTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Enhanced Oil Resources Inc. (TSX-V: EOR) today provides the following update on operational activity. As previously reported the Company has been actively pursuing a production enhancement program at its oilfields in New Mexico with the purpose of increasing near term oil production in a cost effective manner at a time when costs for goods and services have been reduced. The Company is pleased to report that it has re-entered the Crossroads 101 well,...

2010-01-21 01:00:00

LONDON, January 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- -"A-Level" stress test for QuantumRD - Broad oil patch application seen for technology ViaLogy PLC (LSE: VIY). announces that, under contract to its client Fasken Oil and Ranch, Ltd. of Midland, Texas, the first successful well has been drilled and is in the process of being completed on their Andrews County prospect. The leading privately-held Exploration and Production company agreed to collaborate with ViaLogy to use its...

2009-12-16 15:20:00

Trading Symbol: NRS VANCOUVER, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Norwood Resources Ltd. (the "Company') wishes to update shareholders regarding the status of current drilling and testing operations for the San Bartolo-1X2 sidetrack well in Nicaragua. The current depth of the well is 6340'. As previously released, the objective of this sidetrack well is to evaluate fluid content and potential productive oil flow rates from up to four (4) priority pay zones identified on logs from the Upper...

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