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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...

2008-12-03 08:00:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Star Energy Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SSEY)(the "Company"), a fast-growing E&P company with reserves and production from leases located in northern Louisiana, today announced that it has successfully drilled and logged the targeted Haynesville interval in its Burt 20-1 Well, with positive results. This well is strategically located in the southwest section of the Company's Sentell Field in Bossier Parish, Louisiana. As previously...

2008-11-05 18:00:19

HOUSTON, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Meridian Resource Corporation (NYSE:TMR) today provided a status update on its current operations and budget plans. The Company's 2008 capital expenditures have been focused on exploitation in two primary areas, south Louisiana legacy fields (Weeks Island and Turtle Bayou) and its East Texas Austin Chalk play. The revitalization of the legacy assets across south Louisiana and the development of our large acreage position in the heart of our East...

2008-10-23 09:00:32

Heritage Oil, the operator of the Warthog-1 exploration well in Uganda, in which Tullow Oil is a 50% partner, has announced a significant new discovery. Drilling operations on Warthog-1 had commenced on September 27, 2008 and the well was drilled to a total depth of 911m. The well encountered a gross hydrocarbon-bearing interval of approximately 150m in thickness, with net hydrocarbon pay of 46m. Wireline logging and formation pressure measurements indicated 31m of net oil pay in the...

2008-10-17 09:00:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Star Energy Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SSEY, the "Company"), a fast-growing E&P company with reserves and production from leases located in northern Louisiana, today announced that it has successfully drilled and logged the targeted Haynesville interval in its Atkins-Lincoln 17-2 Well with positive results. The well reached a total depth of 11,300 feet on October 14, 2008. This well is strategically located in the center section of the...

2008-10-01 15:00:44

Daniel R. Coffee was recently named as President of Capital City Energy Group, Inc. (OTCBB:CETG). As President, Coffee provides the leadership necessary to position the company at the forefront of the oil & natural gas industry. Coffee joined the firm in 2007 as Chief Operating Officer. He was responsible for locating and analyzing oil & natural gas companies for acquisition, in addition to the acquisition of oil & natural gas properties for the company's portfolio and for...

2008-09-11 09:00:33

Empire Energy Corporation International (OTCBB:EEGC) and its Australian subsidiary Great South Land Minerals today announced that the Hunt Energy Rig Number 3 has arrived in Tasmania, is stored in northern Tasmania and will be moving shortly to the Bellevue #1 site in the center of Tasmania. Local drilling company Spauldings has been mobilised and plans to begin drilling of the 350m (1150 feet) top hole on the 17th of September. Empire CEO and founder Malcolm Bendall reports, "We have...

2008-09-09 06:00:29

ThermaSource, LLC, is pleased to report the acquisition of Tecton Geologic, a Windsor, CA, based geothermal well logging company. Tecton Geologic, LLC provides on-site rig monitoring and mud logging for the geothermal drilling industry. Tecton provides additional services, such as hydrogen sulfide detection, and abatement providing a safe drilling environment. Tecton's networked data acquisition system, TopHand(TM), is able to measure a wide range of in-hole variables, providing an up-to-date...

2008-08-28 09:01:10

Premier Oil, engaged in oil and gas exploration, development and production, has announced that the Chim Cong well on Block 12W in Vietnam has been drilled into the basement to a total depth of 2,964 meters, resulting in an oil discovery. Wireline logging indicated that 7m of net oil pay was encountered in sandstone overlying the basement. A drill stem test confirmed the discovery. Owing to poor rock quality of the reservoir at this location, the oil flow rate achieved was marginal. The...


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