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oil field

[′ȯil ‚fēld]
(petroleum engineering)
The surface boundaries of an area from which petroleum is obtained; may correspond to an oil pool or may be circumscribed by political or legal limits.
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Ambassador Marquez then said heavy crude oil deposits had been found in India's north-western zones of Rajasthan and Gujarat.
Azadegan oilfield has one of the world's largest oil deposits, with in-place oil reserves estimated at 42 billion barrels.
The combination of cucumber and watermelon cools and revitalises the skin, making it less prone to accuA[degrees]mulating oil deposits.
The country envisages a one-percent recovery enhancement from its oil deposits by 2015 when the Fifth Five-Year Economic Development Plan ends.
The shales, which run deep underground from south of the San Francisco Bay Area all the way through the Los Angeles Basin, contain oil deposits similar to the Canadian tar sands - but with several important distinguishing characteristics.
The southerly winds blowing since dawn (on Wednesday) in the marina area off Famagusta, have changed the direction of the flow of remaining oil deposits and have drifted further into the sea," Pyrillis said.
Argentina's state-controlled energy company YPF said the high-cost of equipment could force it to scale back an ambitious drilling programme this year at the country's vast shale oil deposits.
Spanish oil company Repsol is interested in exploring oil deposits in the subsoil of the new Nicaraguan Caribbean seas, said Emilio Rappaccioli, Minister of Energy and Mines MEM), reports Laprensa.
A US plane which made an emergency landing in Iran's Ahvaz airport has been stranded there for nearly three weeks amid reports of a "sudden" discovery of oil deposits at the airport.
Tehran: Iran plans to relocate an airport in the southwest of the country after discovering oil deposits under its runway, media reported.
The company estimates shale oil deposits at some 5 million barrels for the Ayukawa and neighboring oil and gas fields.