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Thingful upgrades its search engine for the internet of things

11 hours agoTechnology : GigaOM

Want to find the nearest sensor to your home or generate a list of oil tankers in the Gulf of Mexico? Thingful, a search engine for connected devices, can help.

BHP Billiton Advances Mexican Oil Plans With Pemex Agreement

By LN Investors: BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) is leaving the iron ore blues back home in Australia, and setting out for a new oil and gas destination down Mexico way. The resource company is no stranger to the Gulf of Mexico when it comes to oil development, so it knows a good deal when it sees one. Show More Summary

“There IS surf in Texas… Kind of…”

It doesn't come every day. Nor every week. But now and then, when low pressure systems form in the Gulf of Mexico, stoke builds in the surf shops and bars of tropical wax fly off the shelves. Yes – in Texas, we have waves.  Good waves…Kind of. From Galveston to South Padre, you can find us […]

Russia Discovers Massive Arctic Oil Field Which May Be Larger Than Gulf Of Mexico

``the unveiled Arctic field may hold about 1 billion barrels of oil and similar geology nearby means the surrounding area may hold more than the U.S. part of the Gulf or Mexico, he said.''

Russia Discovers Massive Arctic Oil Field Which May Be Larger Than Gulf Of Mexico

In a dramatic stroke of luck for the Kremlin, this morning there is hardly a person in the world who is happier than Russian president Vladimir Putin because overnight state-run run OAO Rosneft announced it has discovered what may be...Show More Summary

Contango Oil And Gas: Take A Good Hard Look At This Misunderstood, Undervalued SMID E&P Company

By Small Cap Capital: Contango Oil & Gas Company (NYSE: MCF) is an independent natural gas and oil company with properties in shallow waters of Gulf of Mexico and unconventional plays primarily in South and Southeast Texas with operations...Show More Summary

Navy testing surveillance drones to use for 'near worldwide coverage' by 2017

The U.S. Navy recently completed a test flight of a surveillance drone whose route began in California, crossed the Southwest and the Gulf of Mexico, and ultimately landed in Maryland. The drone, which has a wingspan of 130 feet, isShow More Summary

Offshore Drillers With Exposure To The Gulf Of Mexico Are Suffering

By Rupert Hargreaves: Noble (NYSE:NE) has a problem; sliding days rates within the Gulf of Mexico, which are disastrous for two reasons. Firstly, the Noble-Paragon Offshore (NYSE:PGN) split was supposed to leave Noble with the more attractive fleet which would weather the market downturn better -- it's now becoming obvious that this is not the case. Show More Summary

Ocean Roundup: Gulf of Mexico Sharks are Shrinking, Caribbean Reefs Capable of Being Saved, and More

A tiger shark. Researchers say some shark species are decreasing in size in the Gulf of Mexico. (Photo: Willy Volk / Flickr Creative Commons) - Researchers say that some sharks in the Gulf of Mexico are decreasing in size, and in some cases are down by as much as 70 percent. Show More Summary

SPOTD: Japanese-Built Merchant Vessel Sunk Off Texas

Flanked by Texas Game Warden boats, the 155-foot Kinta S was sunk in 75 feet of water in the Gulf of Mexico near Corpus Christi on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. [...] The post SPOTD: Japanese-Built Merchant Vessel Sunk Off Texas appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

LQT Delivers Accommodation Facility and Helideck in Gulf of Mexico

LQT Industries, a full-service provider of accommodation facilities, design-build construction services, and support services to the oil and gas industry, has

Red Tide is Devastating the Northeast Gulf of Mexico in Florida

A disturbning menace is invading southwest Florida in the form of a "red tide." A toxic algae that kills sea turtles, sharks and fish, red tides also threatens the region's economy. This particular strain called Karenia brevis is present nearly every year

Question of the day: Is BP run by children?

Federal Judge Carl Barbier of New Orleans already has ruled that BP is guilty of "gross negligence" and "willful misconduct" in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. His Sept. 4 finding exposed the British oil firm to as much as $18 billion in penalties.

Toxic algae tide off Florida kills wildlife, threatens economy

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — It's like Florida's version of The Blob. Slow moving glops of toxic algae in the northeast Gulf of Mexico are killing sea turtles, sharks and fish, and threatening the waters and beaches that fuel the region's economy.

BP Seeks Access to $750 Million Transocean Spill Insurance

BP Plc, which has paid more than $28 billion for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, seeks to get $750 million of that back by convincing a Texas court that a missing comma allows the energy company access to Transocean Ltd.’s insurance...Show More Summary

Helmerich & Payne, Inc.: Complete Fleet Analysis And 3rd Quarter Result

By Fun Trading: Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) Source: Helmerich and Payne website: Rig 205 Gulf of Mexico. The company operates as a contract drilling Company worldwide. It provides drilling rigs, equipment, personnel, and campsShow More Summary

Exxon Valdez 2014: Does media coverage of manmade disasters contribute to consumer complacency?

Twenty-five years ago, the Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of oil into Alaska's Prince William Sound. Americans found themselves cleaning up another giant oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010. According to a new study in the...Show More Summary

Chevron Worker Killed in Natural Gas Pipeline Accident Off Louisiana

A Chevron contractor was killed Saturday while performing routine maintenance on a natural gas pipeline off the coast of Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico, the Wall Street Journal has [...] The post Chevron Worker Killed in Natural Gas Pipeline Accident Off Louisiana appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Court Ruling Could Require BP to Pay Billions in Fines for Gulf Oil Spill Restoration

A federal judge ruled last Thursday that BP acted with “gross negligence” in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. This decision could result in the company paying an estimated $18 billion in fines. And the vast majority of that money must be spent on restoring the environment and coastal communities devastated by the spill. read more

BP Deepwater Horizon disaster: Researchers continue working to safeguard shoreline

A research team has estimated the total mass of oil that reached the Gulf of Mexico shore in the wake of the BP Deepwater Horizon blowout. It's the first time such an estimate was reported.

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