Oil News Volume 2

Oil News Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...127 (South Baskakofi)--_WeH No. 1 was out of production during week for deepening. Latest news, just received by cable, states that this well started overflowing yesterday afternoon; rate, 1,400 poods per hour, about 33,000 poods per day; oil flowing direct to reservoirs.) Comment: Last week's production was 229,090 poods. The price is 12 kopeks down and-equals 2 7s. 2d. per British ton. M. Y 20: A telegram from Grosny, dated 20th instant, states tliat well No. 1 upon Plot 127 (South Baskakofi) continues to flow uniiiterruptedly at increased _rate, h%i(i)7ing given in 16 hours ended 7 o clock this morning 26, 0 poods (at the rate of about 40,000 poods per day). Standard Petroleum Exploration. May 20: Bordeni No. 1.--S1ight eruption May 1. Have baled 70 tons. Cleaning the w_el1_ from sand. Expect to deepen in next few days. Baicoi.--Shut off water at 241.60 metres. Tintea-_--Depth 146.80 metres. Telega.---Production 1 ton daily. Traian Roumanian Oil. May 19: Production (week ended 16th instant), 429 tons. Comment: Two tons up. United British Oilfields of Trinidad. May 19: Production (for week ended May 15), 500 tons.---Ofiice i1ote----Storage tanks full; further storage on order.) Comment: 500 tons less than last week. The storage item is significant as showing eKPetat1n that more capacity W111 be needed Ural Caspian Oil. May 20: Production (week ended May 19). 164:400 poods (2,652 tons). Comment: 3,100 poods 1113-The two photographs presented on this page were taken by Mr. William Ivey, chairman of _the Kern River Oilfields of California, Ltd., during a visit to that state, from which he has just returned. _ The lower photograph shows one stage in the career of a monster gusher in the l0rth Midway field--the lo_. =3 of...show more

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  • Paperback | 354 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 630g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236839684
  • 9781236839688