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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...

2009-12-01 03:00:00

ADDISON, Texas, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple Diamond Energy Corporation announced today a Wilcox Sand discovery in its prospect acreage located just north of the Central Oklahoma Oil Platform in Seminole County, Oklahoma. The Overlook #14-1 was drilled to approximately 4563 feet. Electric wireline logging and mud logging samples indicate the Overlook #14-1 well encountered significant hydrocarbon pay in the Wilcox Sand formation. In addition to the Wilcox formation discovery, the sample...

2009-07-30 10:25:11

Researchers aboard drilling vessel Chikyu report successful completion of first riser-drilling operations in earthquake zone.Kumano Basin off Kii Peninsula, approximately 58 km southeast of Japan"” Despite harsh weather and ocean conditions, and complex geological characteristics of its drill site, the deep-sea drilling vessel CHIKYU, for the first time in the history of scientific ocean drilling, conducted riser-drilling operations to drill successfully down to a depth of 1,603.7...

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2009-05-29 09:30:00

Retrieve longest Arctic sediment record under Siberia's Lake El'gygytgyn A team of scientists from the United States, Germany, Russia and Austria has just returned from a six-month drilling expedition to a frozen lake in Siberia: Lake El'gygytgyn, "Lake E" for short. Lake E was created 3.6 million years ago when a meteor more than a half-mile wide hit Earth and formed an 11-mile wide crater. There, the researchers collected the longest sediment core samples retrieved in the Arctic region....

2009-01-21 17:05:00

Trading Symbol: NRS   VANCOUVER, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Norwood Resources Ltd. (the "Company") reports that the Company is planning a 'twin well' offsetting its San Bartolo well, which had the "best" oil shows of the three wells drilled thus far and presents the least risk in attaining profitable production on its concession in Nicaragua. The well is planned for sometime later this year subsequent to the completion of an extensive re-evaluation of technical data and a general...

2009-01-12 16:41:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Wireline Service, Inc., a subsidiary of Gray Energy Services LLC, announced today changes to the company's executive management team with three new appointments effective immediately. Jim Meneely has been appointed interim chief executive officer of Gray Wireline. He replaces Larry Cavanna, who resigned as president and chief executive officer. Tim Albers has been retained as a senior advisor, and David Apseloff has been named executive...


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