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NPCC to lay pipelines for Oman gas plant

May 31st, 2013

Oman Oil Co. Exploration & Production has let a contract to National Petroleum Construction Co. of Abu Dhabi for two offshore pipelines serving a gas plant under construction in the Musandam area of Oman.

US drilling rig count climbs 9 units to 1,771

May 31st, 2013

The US drilling rig count was up 9 units during the week ended May 31, reaching a total of 1,771 rotary rigs working, Baker Hughes Inc. reported.

MarkWest unit to add third gas plant in Ohio

May 31st, 2013

MarkWest Utica EMG LLC will build a third 200-MMcfd cryogenic gas plant at its Seneca processing complex in Noble County, Ohio. It will support rapidly growing drilling by Antero Resources, Gulfport Energy Corp., and other producers in the southern Utica shale, the company reported.

Infrastructure high N. American energy priority, USEA panel says

May 31st, 2013

Increasing and improving oil and gas transmission systems will need to be a top priority if North America is to take full advantage of its potential resources in Canada, Mexico, and the US, panelists said during the United States Energy Association’s 2013 annual meeting.

Tesoro agrees to payment to settle air pollution charges

May 31st, 2013

Tesoro Corp. and two subsidiaries agreed to pay $1.1 million to resolve claims that they violated the federal Clean Air Act, the US Environmental Protection Agency said on May 30.

Statoil accepts Gullfaks C incident fine

May 31st, 2013

Statoil has accepted a 30-million kroner ($5.1-million) fine imposed earlier this year by a public prosecutor for Rogaland County, Norway, in connection with a May 2010 well-control problem at its Gullfaks C platform in the North Sea.

Dover Operating renamed Brion Energy

May 31st, 2013

Dover Operating Corp., Calgary, which is developing two large thermal oil sands projects near Fort McMurray, Alta., has changed its name to Brion Energy.

Dynamic Analysis of Global Copper Flows. Global Stocks, Postconsumer Material Flows, Recycling Indicators, and Uncertainty Evaluation

May 31st, 2013

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Environmental Science & Technology
DOI: 10.1021/es400069b

Managing the Potential Risks of Using Bacteria-Laden Water in Mineral Processing to Protect Freshwater

May 31st, 2013

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Environmental Science & Technology
DOI: 10.1021/es400671h

Indoor Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation Initiated from Reactions between Ozone and Surface-Sorbed d-Limonene

May 31st, 2013

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Environmental Science & Technology
DOI: 10.1021/es400846d
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