Egypt Mining and Drilling Chemicals Co
National Energy Group, Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement dated October 25, 2006 with NEG Oil & Gas LLC and American Real Estate Holdings Limited Partnership (”AREH”) pertaining to the possible purchase of NEGI’s membership interest in NEG Holding LLC (”NEG Holding”) on the terms set forth therein.
Bob G. Alexander, President […]
October 27th, 2006 – Posted in General, Oil and Gas, Press Release
Last night in his State of the Union address, President Bush called for increasing the use of renewable and non-petroleum alternative fuels to 35 billion gallons, and reducing U.S. transportation reliance on gasoline 20 percent by 2017. The White House also issued an executive order calling upon federal agencies to take steps to annually increase […]
January 25th, 2007 – Posted in General, Oil and Gas, Press Release
What would you give to be a kid again, play in the sand, build the world’s largest sand castle and as a result be listed in the Guiness Book of World Records? If you live anywhere near Fairwater, Wisconsin, the price is rather inexpensive, a mere $2.00.
Badger Mining; which mines industrial silica sand, limestone and […]
August 28th, 2006 – Posted in General
Drake Pacific Enterprises Ltd. is pleased to announce its fall drilling program. A drilling licence has been acquired and preparations are underway to spud an oil test imminently at Carmangay in southern Alberta. This will be Drake’s first endeavour with a full working interest of 100%.
A re-entry is also planned in another southern Alberta location […]
September 13th, 2006 – Posted in General, Press Release
State and local prosecutors filed a $50 million lawsuit against a Martinez petroleum company and two of its affiliates Monday, accusing them of disabling monitoring devices that would help prevent gasoline leakage at their gas stations.
About 30 gas stations across the state owned by or associated with Martinez-based Golden Gate Petroleum were accused of […]
November 29th, 2007 – Posted in General, Oil and Gas
Silver Spruce Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SSE – ; FWB:S6Q) is pleased to announce that Fugro Airborne Surveys of Toronto, ON, has begun the airborne radiometric/magnetic surveys on the Silver Spruce properties in the Central Mineral Belt and the Seal Lake area in Labrador. The survey totals approximately 10,000 line kilometres.
Compilation work by Silver Spruce has […]
June 30th, 2006 – Posted in General
Central Petroleum has awarded a project management contract for its debut drilling campaign in central Australia to IP Services (Australasia). Central’s first three-well programme is planned for the latter half of 2007 and will consist of Blamore-1 in EP93, Mt Kitty-1 in EP125 and Oooraminna-2 in EP82.
Original Announcement: Contract Award for Drilling Services
June 27th, 2007 – Posted in General, Oil and Gas, Press Release
DIAMOND giant De Beers had bought another 1,22-million shares in diamond exploration company African Diamonds for Ã‚Â£2,1m to raise its stake to 5,96%, African Diamonds said yesterday. The deal is insignificant in relation to the size of De Beers but underlines the group’s interest in African Diamonds’ findings, particularly in Botswana.
De Beers has a policy of […]
September 22nd, 2006 – Posted in General, Mining Stocks, Precious metal
Berong Nickel Corp., a unit of publicly-listed Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. is investing P1.2 billion to produce nickel in its Quezon, Palawan site. Operations would start next month with total capacity of 1.47 million metric tons per year.
The project is a joint venture among Atlas, UK-based Toledo Mining Corp. plc (TMC) and Investika Ltd. […]
April 23rd, 2007 – Posted in General, Nickel
Timing is behind Agrium Inc.’s preference for the Port of Anchorage over Port MacKenzie to ship coal from Healy to the company’s Nikiski fertilizer plant. But Matanuska-Susitna Borough officials contend they can get a new railroad spur built to vast — and largely empty — Port MacKenzie in time to make Agrium Inc.’s deadline of 2012.
April 19th, 2007 – Posted in Coal, General