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MARCH 2003

Special Focus



  • Editorial Comment

    Thomas R. Wright, Jr., Publisher
    Foreign investment could help Mexico; young Americans need geography lesson
  • Drilling advances

    Robert E. Snyder, Executive Eng. Editor
    Jackup newbuild report; IADC deepwater well control guidelines
  • International Politics

    Mayra Rodríguez Valladares, Contributing Editor, South America
    Venezuela and Brazil want attention from the US.
  • What's new in production

    Robert E. Snyder, Executive Eng. Editor
    N 2 injection project; downhole acid generation
  • What's new in exploration

    Perry A. Fischer, Editor
    Slick MMS data; AVO: a quantitative DHI; Zircons from Hades

News & Resources

  • Industry at a glance

    Vol. 224 No. 3   Despite Venezuela’s disrupted output, world oil production gained 1 million bpd vs. December’s level, averaging 75.58 million bpd before processing gains. Half of the increase came from higher o

  • World of Oil

    Kurt S. Abraham, Managing/International Editor

    Vol. 224 No. 3  KURT S. ABRAHAM, MANAGING/INTERNATIONAL EDITOR   Click Here for Kurt' s Opinion US energy profits, spending soar


  • Companies in the news

    Vol. 224 No. 3  Petris Technology, Inc. Petris Technology, Inc., and the IPEDEX group have joined forces to provide integrated services solutions through the In

  • New equipment

    Vol. 224 No. 3  Down-hole pump R&M Energy Systems offers a new Moyno Ultra-Drive Model CV1 down-hole pump drive head. This electrically driven drive head offers rugged construction and different operational features for

  • New literature

    Vol. 224 No. 3  Industry chemicals Jacam Chemicals produces special chemicals for industry, such as emulsion breakers, surfactants, foamers and defoamers. It also provides paraffin products, corrosion inhibitors, gas sweeteners, wa

  • People in industry

    Vol. 224 No. 3  Stavanger-based mooring, lifting and buoyancy specialist, Balmoral Norge AS, appointed Sigmund Andreassen as technical manager. John Wood Group appointed David Baillie CEO of Wood Group Gas Turbine Services.



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