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Cal Thomas: Scotland's future hangs in the balance

...separation, especially over the currency that will be used, the debt Scotland could still owe Britain, lost revenue from North Sea oil and gas and "thousands" of jobs that might be lost if U.S. Trident submarines were forced to leave Scottish waters...
Jess Bailey Hinds

...Construction Supervisor/Manager and also spent time in Scotland and Norway in the early 70s constructing platforms for the North Sea oilfield. Despite the years of hard labor, his kinder side showed up in his quiet generosity and fierce loyalty to people...
More details released in Buccaneer bankruptcy

...Endeavour is capable of drilling to 20,000 feet and in water depths up to 300 feet. It was originally designed for the North Sea but was in storage in Asia when it was purchased by the Kenai Joint Ventures partners. After modifications it was brought...
Buccaneer considers subsea production system

...Buccaneer is one of several independent companies now active in southern Alaska. Subsea production systems are common in the North Sea, Gulf of Mexico and other offshore regions producing oil and gas. "My view is that subsea is one of the technologies...
Op-ed: Alaska's oil comeback has begun

...traveled to Scotland to meet with government officials and key oil and gas companies. After lowering its government take on North Sea oil, the United Kingdom saw a resurgence in its oil and gas sector. Tax reform in the UK led to new jobs, new investment...
OPEC not planning to replace Iraqi shortfall; Iran moderates stance

...political uncertainties in the Middle East and labor strife in Venezuela still could upset the market. May contracts of North Sea Brent crude rose 22 cents a barrel in London before slipping to $26.01, down 7 cents from Tuesday's close. In New...
Right investment climate can help stem decline the oil shale prospects in North Dakota and the North Sea, appear to be more attractive than the North Slope right...Range that it wasn't interested in Alaska, and that the North Sea offered better returns. Since then the Brooks Range partners...
Reader to student: Stand where you are

...feet and oil drillers off Norway found dinosaur fossils in core drillings 1.4 miles (2.3 kilometers) beneath the North Sea. Drillers on the North Slope routinely find well-preserved vegetation coming up from wells more than three miles deep...
New interest in Inlet oil, gas

...project," he said. The company, which has operations in the continental U.S., the Gulf of Mexico, Canada and the North Sea, has a history of moving into mature oil producing areas like Cook Inlet and developing new production, Banks said...
Oil producers talk scenarios

...Alaska compared to $12.32 per barrel in Canada, $10.24 per barrel in the Lower 48 and $10.15 per barrel in the North Sea. The company's production in the Middle East costs $6.98 per barrel, Kah said. The figures for operating costs...


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