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  • Cleaning of thread lubricant from drill pipes

    Inland Technology Incorporated's Houston sales engineers have discovered a new use for an old product. Designed as a replacement for Freon 113, for the cleaning of electronic components, Iso PrepTM has been used for years for that purpose. In fact, its most visible use has been for the demanding cleaning applications involving the U.S. Navy's phased array radars associated with the U.S. Navy's ...


    By Inland Technology

  • Drilling into the Albermarle sound

    The bore into the Albemarle Sound was part of the Currituck County Mainland Water Treatment Plant Reverse Osmosis Expansion project. The concentrate water (or reject water) from the reverse osmosis process is brackish and must be discharged into a receiving water of similar quality. The County was forced to discharge the concentrate water at the mouth of the North River and Albemarle Sound, 21 ...


    By Universal HDD

  • Africa to Capitalize on Deepwater Drilling

    In the aftermath of the Gulf of Mexico disaster, offshore deepwater drilling is now being questioned as too risky a venture. However the domino effect of how this will impact other regions is a far less damaging then initially expected.    Africa has always had a strong market for offshore exploratory drilling projects and with Anadarko Petroleum Corp. saying on Monday that they struck ...


    By GDS International

  • China Petroleum & Natural Gas Drilling and Transmission Steel Pipe Market Report, 2012-2015

    Due to uncertainties including sluggish global economic recovery and volatile geopolitical environment in Middle East and North Africa since 2011, the global crude oil prices have long been lingering at as high as USD110/barrel, fueling the strong surge in the oil & gas exploration expenditure worldwide. Consequently, the demand for steel tube products such as oil well pipes and oil & gas ...


  • China Petroleum & Natural Gas Drilling and Transmission Steel Pipe Market Report, 2012-2015: Researchmoz.us

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report"China Petroleum & Natural Gas Drilling and Transmission Steel Pipe Market Report, 2012-2015" to its huge collection of research reports. Due to uncertainties including sluggish global economic recovery and volatile geopolitical environment in Middle East and North Africa since 2011, the global crude oil prices have long been lingering at as ...


  • Plastic Pipe Leads Oil and Gas Pipe Industry 2017

    World demand to rise 5+% annually through 2017 Worldwide demand for oil and gas pipe is expected to increase over five percent per year, approaching 55 million metric tons in 2017 as higher oil prices and rising demand for energy spur new development, especially in unconventional and offshore fields. Growth in oil and gas pipe demand is expected to be especially strong in developing ...

  • Drilling not earthquake caused Java mud volcano

    A mud volcano which has caused millions of dollars worth of damage in East Java, Indonesia was caused by the drilling of a gas exploration well, an international team of scientists has concluded. The two-year old mud volcano, known as Lusi, is still spewing huge volumes of mud and has displaced more than 30,000 people from their homes and businesses in Sidoarjo, East Java. The most detailed ...

  • New Vermeer directional drill has power of a maxi rig in a self-contained drill

    Vermeer introduced its newest addition to the Navigator family of horizontal directional drills at the 2013 International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition. The D220x300 Navigator HDD has 242,100 pounds (1076.9 kN) of thrust/pullback and 30,200 foot-pounds (40,945.8 Nm) of rotational torque. “As energy demands continue to grow — and with increased exploration of ...


    By Vermeer

  • Want To Find an Excellent Steel Pipe Company?

    Landee Steel Pipe Co. is a professional industrial pipe manufacturer and supplier in China. We are always providing our customers with best steel pipes. Because having been devoted to industrial steel pipe manufacturing with professional experience for two decades, we has stocked a wide range of steel pipes in various grades, sizes and ...


    By Xiamen Landee Pipe Co., Ltd

  • The biggest advantages of pipe bursting for trenchless sewer replacement

    For decades, the only way to replace a sewer line was to dig a big, ugly, expensive trench right across your property. And since homeowners are legally required to pay for the upkeep of sewer lines servicing their property, that meant a big expensive mess. If there was a garden, driveway, deck, or sidewalk in the way, well, that’s just too bad. Fortunately, “no dig” trenchless ...


    By TRIC Tools Inc.

  • Svobodny Sokol took part in City Pipe 2015

    From 26 to 28 of may 2015 in Moscow International center Crocus Expo an Exhibition “CityPipe2015: Piping systems for Municipal infrastructure: construction, diagnostics, repair and operation” took place. The exhibition was held together with international exhibition concerning waste recycling WasteTech 2015 First taken place in 2006 the exhibition became the biggest in history and ...


    By Svobodny Sokol

  • Board: Oil Drilling Risks Remain from Device Woes

    The key last-ditch safety device that failed to prevent the 2010 BP oil spill remains a potentially catastrophic problem today for some offshore drilling, according to a federal safety board investigation. The report issued Thursday by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board details the multiple failures and improper testing of the blowout preventer and blames bad management and operations for the ...


    By Associated Press

  • A global drilling fund could solve geothermal’s catch-22

    The mature and zero-carbon technology of geothermal power is being held back by the cost and uncertainty of drilling wells, but new research suggests a possible answer The Catch-22 problem that is holding back world investment in geothermal power could be addressed via the establishment of a “global geothermal exploration drilling fund”, with either private investors ...

  • Drilling boom brings rising number of harmful waste spills

    Carl Johnson and son Justin, who have complained for years about spills of oilfield wastewater where they raise cattle in the high plains of New Mexico, stroll across a 1 1/2-acre patch of sandy soil - lifeless, save for a scattering of stunted weeds. Five years ago, a broken pipe soaked the land with as much as 420,000 gallons of wastewater, a salty drilling byproduct that killed the shrubs and ...


    By Associated Press

  • First drill riser buoyancy module to go as deep subsea

    The first drill riser buoyancy modules capable of withstanding nearly 5,000 psi (c. 350 bar) pressure at 11,000 feet (c. 3,350 meters) below the surface, have been developed and manufactured by Trelleborg Offshore in response to the demands of deep water exploration. The new syntactic foam buoyancy modules were designed and manufactured for use in the Indian Ocean on the deepwater drilling rig, ...

  • Crown Point Reports Success at First of Three Wells Drilled in Argentina

    CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/19/10 -- Crown Point Ventures Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: CWV) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that the first well (EV 23) of its three well 80% interest drilling program has been completed as a multi- zone oil well. The well was completed with four sets of perforations in the Mina el Carmen formation in the Golfo San Jorge Basin in southern Argentina. When ...


    By Marketwire

  • New NLB pipe and tube nozzles offer more choices

    NLB Corp. has introduced a line of high-pressure water jet nozzles for cleaning small pipes and tubes that features five major styles and more than 200 models with standard drill patterns.  Custom nozzles are also available.  Included in the new line are: standard nozzles for applications requiring 15,000 psi, 20,000 psi or 40,000 psi (1,035 bar, 1,380 bar, or 2,800 bar) ...


    By NLB Corp.

  • Vortex pipes options iron ore project adjacent to Mamba minerals in Canada

    Vortex Pipes (ASX: VTX) has signed an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the Snelgrove DSO iron ore project located in Newfoundland Labrador. Canada, from TSX-listed Cap-Ex Iron Ore (TSXCEV) and Preston Mineral Resources. What is likely to get attention is the project is adjacent to mineral claims and hematite deposits owned by Mamba Minerals Ltd (ASXMAB) and the recently discovered CLC ...

  • New Transmitter Enclosure Kits from GF Piping Systems Mount Anywhere

    GF Piping Systems introduces the Signet 9900 Transmitter Rear ...

  • Continental Disc Corporation introduces the new Well Activation and Safety Protection Valve specifically for downhole drilling applications

    Continental Disc Corporation has introduced a new product for use in downhole drilling applications. The Well Activation and Safety Protection Valve uses rupture disc technology to release pressure to activate tools already in the hole or to protect downhole drill components from overpressure failure.Offered in two configurations, Type A and Type I, the Well Activation and Safety Protection Valve ...

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