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JUNE 2002

Special Focus



  • Editorial Comment

    Thomas R. Wright, Jr., Publisher
    Fuel ethanol bill progresses despite its drawbacks and international skullduggery
  • Drilling developments

    Robert E. Snyder, Executive Engineering Editor
    Texas Tech University' s new test well; Innovative six-cylinder mud pumps
  • International

    Kurt S. Abraham, Managing/International Editor
    ICEED event produces revealing statistics; Derivatives primer makes sense
  • International Politics

    Jacques Sapir, Contributing Editor, FSU
    Russia' s Putin remains firmly in control, demands energy performance
  • Offshore update

    Robert E. Snyder, Executive Engineering Editor
    News and developments from the recent Offshore Technology Conference
  • What's new in exploration

    Perry A. Fischer, Editor
    All about EarthScope, one of the most ambitious geoscience projects ever conceived
  • What's new in production

    Perry A. Fischer, Editor
    New U.S. law effects automation and control systems; Sonic scale removal

News & Resources

  • Companies in the news

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  Company News  Kerr McGee and Ocean Energy have exchanged 33% of their interests in 20 Atwate

  • Industry at a glance

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  Industry Stats     Internationa

  • Looking ahead

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  Looking Ahead  Demand to resume growth in second quarter. The International Energy Agenc

  • Oil country hot line

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  Hot Line  OPEC mum but expected to maintain output OPEC President

  • People in industry

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  People  John Augustine joined Houston-based Paragon Engineering Inc. as senior VP. He will b


  • New equipment

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  New Equipment  Portable gas detector The iTX multi-gas mon

  • New literature

    June 2002 Vol. 223 No. 6  New Literature  Heat exchangers/separator services A four-page

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