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ROBERT G. LeTOURNEAU PIONEER OF THE JACKUP RIGS

March 25, 2018

Robert G. LeTourneau was born on November 30, 1888 in Richford, Vermont in the eastern part of the USA. He is known as a prolific inventor of earthmov...

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ATACAMA DESERT: DRIEST PLACE ON EARTH

March 24, 2018

The Atacama is an irregular elongated strip of desert along the northwest coast of Chile, essentially bounded by the Pacific Ocean on the west, it lie...

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PAUL ALLEN DISCOVERS SUNKEN USS JUNEAU

March 24, 2018

Wreckage from the USS Juneau (CL-52) was discovered on March 17, 2018, by the expedition crew of Research Vessel (R/V) Petrel. The Juneau was sunk by ...

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LUKOIL GAS PRODUCTION INCREASED 15.8%

March 23, 2018

In 2017 Lukoil hydrocarbon production excluding the West Qurna-2 project increased by 2.5% year-on-year and amounted to 2,235 thousand boe per day. In...

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MUBADALA TO DEVELOP PEGAGA FIELD OFFSHORE SARAWAK

March 23, 2018

Mubadala Petroleum and its partners Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd and Sarawak Shell Berhad have reached the Final Investment Decision for the Pegaga gas f...

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NOVATEK AWARDED PAYUTSKIY LICENSE ON GYDAN

March 23, 2018

Novatek announced that Novatek-Yurkharovneftegas, a wholly owned subsidiary, won the bid for a geological survey, exploration and production license f...

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SAIPEM BUYS LEWEK CONSTELLATION PIPELAY VESSEL

March 23, 2018

Saipem has entered into an agreement to acquire the Ultra Deepwater Rigid and Flexible Pipelay, 3000 ton Heavy Lift and Construction Vessel Lewek Cons...

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SMART SAND OPERATES NEW FRAC SAND TERMINAL IN ND

March 22, 2018

Smart Sand, Inc. acquired the rights to operate a unit train capable transloading terminal in Van Hook, North Dakota to service the Bakken Formation. ...

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GUSTO MSC CHELA SMART CRANE

March 22, 2018

Since its introduction in 2016, GustoMSC Chela smart crane designed for lifting and wireline operations under the drilling cantilever has received val...

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