Archive | 2013
Electricians on High Voltage

Britain’s “Big 6” Energy Companies Considered More Socially Responsible Than Grocery Stores

Energy companies get a bad rap, but socially-conscious “Big 6” are found to be more giving than grocery stores The concept is simple – if a grocery store manager came face to face with a hungry, yet underfunded, shopper, would they take extra measures to ensure the shopper left with a cartful of food at […]

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Oklahoma an Oil Producing State

Oklahoma – An Energy Industry State

15 of the top 20 companies in Oklahoma are focused on the energy industry There is no doubt that companies that want to make money in the booming energy field have had no better time than the present. There is a resurgence in the hunt for oil, a renewed focus on locating natural gas stores, […]

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Shale Oil Boom

Shale Oil Boom Supported By Inventory Of Affordable Service Equipment

Shale oil is redefining our domestic oil and gas output potential Shale oil is a big deal these days. Though shale oil has been documented as a global fuel source back to the late 1400’s, the recent advances in extraction and refining technologies have moved this resource onto the center stage. It is estimated that […]

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Oilfield Rental Equipment

Domestic Oil Boom Is Powering Oilfield Rental Market To New Heights

Many new and veteran oil drilling companies are leveraging equipment rentals to help secure new drilling contracts The United States has increased oil production from just under 5 million barrels per day in 2008, to just shy of 8 million barrels per day during 2013. This massive increase in resource extraction is the result of […]

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Caterpillar Stainless Steel Stimulation Pump

Caterpillar Introduces Stainless Steel Well Stimulation Pump Fluid Ends for Oil and Gas Industry

Houston, Texas – Caterpillar Global Petroleum announces the addition of stainless steel fluid ends to the Cat® XD line of well stimulation pumps and fluid ends.  These fluid ends, compatible with all Cat XD Series components, will be available for order in the first quarter of 2014.   “Stainless steel offers Caterpillar customers numerous benefits, […]

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Deep Water Drillng

Pacific Drilling Presentation Hints at Ultra-Deep Water Drilling Future

Drilling companies are excited at the potential for new, productive deep-water sites The message at the Deutsche Bank 2013 Leverage Finance Conference was simple – ultra-deep water drilling is going to get hot, fast! Leading offshore drilling group, Pacific Drilling, delivered a presentation on the oil production possibilities that may emerge from several well-researched oil […]

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LONGVIEW, TX – December 9, 2013 – The 2014 Tulsa Oilfield Expo is coming June 4-5, 2014 to the Cox Business Center in Tulsa, OK. It is produced by Texas Classic Productions LLC, the team that organizes and manages the East Texas Oilfield Expo, South Texas Oilfield Expo and the OKC Oilfield Expo. As an […]

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Toby Mack Leaves AED and Chairs Energy Equipment and Infrastructure Alliance

With the goal to improve advocacy in the energy industry, Toby Mack seeks new leadership opportunity   The international trade organization Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) is firmly committed to providing industry level support to all of its members. This group delivers public policy support for the energy, mining, and forestry groups, as well as industry […]

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Insurance Companies Provide Green Energy Sector Lift

Green energy investment boosted by insurance industry options     Solar, wind, geothermal and biomass energy systems are the most popular forms of alternative energy in use today. Over the past twenty years these energy systems have helped the US move further away from non-renewable or non-sustainable power sources and have helped keep carbon emissions […]

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2013 Oil & Gas Awards Winners Announcement

Over the last two weeks of October the 2013 Oil & Gas Awards were presented in the Southwest, West Coast and Mid Continent regions. The finalists and winners were announced at spectacular gala awards dinners held in Fort Worth, TX, Bakersfield, CA and Oklahoma City, OK. The 2013 Oil & Gas Awards judging panel reviewed […]

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LB 44-510 drilling rig

First Operation of the LB 44-510 Rotary Drilling Rig

The first two LB 44-510 are being employed in the construction of a particle accelerator in Darmstadt, Germany. The two rotary drilling rigs are being employed on the construction site , which covers a total area of 200,000 m2, to stabilize the subsurface with cast-in-place drilled piles. These operations form the basis for the construction […]

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World Energy Council Voices Opinion Regarding Sustainable Energy Future

Sustainable energy is a goal for all, so all must work towards it   The World Energy Council (WEC) was founded in 1924 and has spent the past nine decades acting as a catalyst for energy policy change across the globe. Headquartered in London, the WEC provides a central hub for collaboration among energy industry […]

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