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2013-06-06 23:38:01

The report covers the global Power Grid System Market in Subsea which includes different components of Subsea power grid system, types of power supply sources for Subsea Power Grid System, and other related segments. (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 The report "Power Grid System Market in Subsea, By Offshore Power (Captive Generation, Wind Power, Others), Components (Cables, Variable Speed Drives, Transformers, Switch gears & Others), and Geography - Global Trends & Forecast To 2018.”...

2013-06-06 23:34:41

Improving the Safety and Efficiency of Deepwater Production and Exploration New York, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Oil and Gas IQ has just announced the date of its inaugural SURF Technologies Summit scheduled for August 27-28, 2013 in Houston, TX. Oil and Gas IQ´s SURF Technologies 2013 is a forum on the latest subsea production technology, projects, and research. The major shift away from landside drilling is leading to exciting new possibilities in offshore exploration and production....

2013-06-04 23:19:07

Mactech Offshore, a leading provider of subsea and offshore machining solutions, has recently received patent-pending status on its Articulating Diamond Wire Saw. The saw is designed for subsea and topside cutting of a variety of materials and projects in the offshore oil industry and utilizes an articulating cutting arm for minimal clearance during cuts. Broussard, Louisiana (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 “The Articulating Diamond Wire Saw has recently emerged as the game changer in the...

2013-05-28 21:51:04

Wind energy capacity is growing rapidly in the cold climates of the world. According to the latest forecasts, between 45 and 50 gigawatts of wind energy will be built in cold climates by 2017, which would mean an increase of as much as 72 per cent since the end of 2012 and investments amounting to approximately EUR 75 billion. “This is a huge opportunity,” says Research Scientist Tomas Wallenius from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. “There has been a lot of talk...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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