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  • Editorial Comment

    Thomas R. Wright, Jr., Publisher
    One global warmer changes stance; Ramifications of cloning extinct animals
  • International

    Kurt S. Abraham, Managing/International Editor
    IHS report says Non-OPEC producers are not keeping up with OPEC' s pace
  • International Politics

    William Garland, Contributing Editor
    SPR release sparks debate about effectiveness and intention of the action
  • What's happening in drilling

    Robert E. Snyder, Editor
    Comments from IADC' s annual meeting; Simulating deepwater oil/gas spills
  • What's happening in exploration

    Perry A. Fischer, Engineering Editor
    Hydrothermal vents and subsea earthquakes; Chevron discovery off Angola
  • What's happening in production

    Perry A. Fischer, Engineering Editor
    U.S. oil/gas reserves increase, but only due to revisions with higher prices
  • What's happening offshore

    Robert E. Snyder, Editor
    DTI says spending is up on UK shelf; Pilots still face major bird problems

News & Resources

  • Companies in the news

    Nov. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 11  Company News  Kerr-McGee Corp.’s board of directors approved the plan to develop Leadon field in the UK sector of the North Se

  • Industry at a glance

    Nov. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 11  Industry Stats  International Geophysical Activ

  • Looking ahead

    Nov. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 11  Looking Ahead  Independent asks U.S. to lift drilling restrictions off federal lands. Due to tight oil and gas supplies, state governors

  • Oil country hot line

    Nov. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 11  Hot Line  Venezuela offers neighbors low-priced oil A "separate and bilateral deal," called the Energy Pact of Caracas

  • People in industry

    Nov. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 11  People  Dave Hager was appointed to head Kerr-McGee Oil & Gas’s reorganized worldwide deepwater E&P. Jim Kleckner

Special Report

  • Acidizing products and additives

    Useful reference table covers nine pumping companies and product suppliers, listing tradenames for 28 categories of acidizing products and additives, plus generic names and descriptions of product composition and function



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