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(Russian). (1) A group (set) of objects that have some common unifying feature and purpose—for example, a set of tools or a set of paints.

(2) Plated metal decorations on harnesses, belts, and so on.

(3) Large-scale recruitment for a job (hiring) or for admission to an educational institution.

(4) In prereform Russia, the conscription for military service of persons from estates subject to the poll tax.

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The Nabors companies own and operate approximately 468 land drilling rigs throughout the world.
Heidt has been with Nabors over 17 years, initially serving as president of Nabors' North Sea operations until 1997 when he assumed the position of president of Nabors' US Lower 48 land drilling operations, Nabors Drilling US.
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Such forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, as disclosed by Nabors from time to time in its filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Offsetting factors include higher debt levels and expectations of higher levels of capital expenditures as Nabors pursues international growth opportunities.
Should you have any questions, please contact Dennis Smith, Director of Corporate Development & Investor Relations for Nabors Corporate Services, Inc.
Cash balances have steadily fallen for the past two years as the company invested heavily in both capital expenditures for new rigs and investments in the Nabors First Reserve (NFR) joint venture.
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The Nabors companies own and operate almost 600 land drilling and approximately 800 land workover and well-servicing rigs worldwide.
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