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  • Editorial Comment

    Thomas R. Wright, Jr., Publisher
    Singing a new song; Other odds and ends
  • International

    Kurt S. Abraham, Managing/International Editor
    OPEC dumps more oil on the market; Saudi Arabia strikes even more gas
  • International Politics

    Stuart Wilkinson, Contributing Editor
    Venezuela reveals how and where it will offer gas development licenses
  • What's happening in drilling

    Robert E. Snyder, Editor
    European offshore spending forecast; Drilling innovations from ONS 2000
  • What's happening in exploration

    Perry A. Fischer, Engineering Editor
    Continental drift, abiogenic theory and hydrocarbons in space
  • What's happening in production

    Perry A. Fischer, Engineering Editor
    Global warming: Scientific reports vary on this confusing subject
  • What's happening offshore

    Robert E. Snyder, Editor
    Some comments on ONS 2000; UK fallow field initiative by the DTI

News & Resources

  • Companies in the news

    Oct. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 10  Company News  WellBid, Inc., and eNersection combined the companies under the name Wellogix, Inc. Hallibu

  • Industry at a glance

    Oct. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 10  Industry Stats  International Geophysical Activ

  • Looking ahead

    Oct. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 10  Looking Ahead  World petroleum demand to increase 2.5%. The International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that demand for petroleum worldwid

  • Oil country hot line

    Oct. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 10  Hot Line  Oil finds prove West African coast is hot spot Offshore Angola, TotalFinaElf and ExxonMobil hit oil at the Perpetua-1,

  • People in industry

    Oct. 2000 Vol. 221 No. 10  People  Benton Oil & Gas Co. elected Dr. Peter J. Hill president and CEO. Sempra Energy today announc

Special Report

  • Mobile offshore production units 2000

    World Oil' s annual listing of the 140-unit worldwide MOPU fleet shows ownership, typical photographs and performance data for FPSOs, semisubmersibles, jackups and barges, excluding storage/ offloading vessels



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