Cambay


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Cambay:

see KhambatKhambat
or Cambay
, town (1991 pop. 76,724), Gujarat state, W India, on the Mahi River estuary. Khambat is a trading center whose industries include textile weaving, carpet-making, petroleum, and manufactures in salt and stone ornaments.
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, India.

Cambay

Gulf of. an inlet of the Arabian Sea on the W coast of India, southeast of the Kathiawar Peninsula.
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Grimaldi, Rust, and colleagues describe the Cambay amber as the oldest evidence of tropical forests in Asia.
It supports Oilex's view that the Cambay Eocene tight reservoirs contain significant quantities of oil and gas.
It is anticipated that any developments in the Gulf of Cambay can be integrated into this infrastructure.
The Company is also continuing to build its Indian-based organisation so that it is well positioned to progress with the next phase of activity in appraising, delineating and developing the Cambay asset.
The increase in production was mainly driven by consistent performance of our offshore assets -- Ravva and Cambay, through effective reservoir management practices and better than expected results from the Ravva infill drilling campaign.
Joshi said the findings, following a series of surveys in the area, indicate the existence of an ancient culture that got submerged in the Gulf of Cambay.
But Hancock describes as Cambay as 'the Holy Grail, all over again' as this discovery has produced evidence of human habitation.
describes the Maratha Empire in the city of Cambay during the century before the British East Indies Company gained control of what is now all of India.
Just how well-developed the market in "offices" was, comes out from an interesting order (parwana) issued by the governor of Surat, Masihuzzaman, in 1636, wherein he says that while taking Surat on farm, he had not purchased the "right" to administer Cambay, because it was not profitable and "entailed loss".
Cordillera police intelligence and investigation chief Superintendent Jesus Cambay acknowledged there is an increased rebel activity in various areas in the Cordillera region.
Oilex Ltd ("Oilex" ASX: OEX, AIM: OEX) advises that operations on the Cambay-76H horizontal well in the onshore Cambay Field, Gujarat State, India, resumed at 02:30 hours (WST) on 6 December 2011.