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serving in or intended for exploration or discovery

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9 and highest ever seismic survey of 3,231 line km of 2D and 782 sq km of 3D since July 1, 2014 todate; planned to drill 35 wells including 19 exploratory & 16 development wells during FY 201415, said a press release.
Proposals from nations seeking access to new and exploratory fisheries in the CCAMLR region will be considered by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) at their annual meeting in October-November.
Cobalt also stated that its board of directors has approved the Ligurian #2 exploratory well, which is expected to be drilled in 2010.
2bn capital and exploratory expenditure programme for 2009, including around USD3.
To accomplish this objective, it is envisioned that a Construction Center would 1) conduct hypothesis-driven exploratory research related to occupational safety and health of construction workers; 2) develop, implement, and evaluate model programs for the prevention of illness and injury among construction workers; and 3) develop, implement, and evaluate translation projects for the adoption of new and existing knowledge into construction settings.
This percentage was between the normal range of 45% to 52% normally found in exploratory factor analyses (Henson, Capraro, & Capraro, in press; Henson & Roberts, in press).
The objective is to get a score of fish, to get passengers interested,'' Ekstrom said of exploratory trips.
Most important, the exploratory hole will reveal whether the caldera truly holds a magma chamber at a shallow, drillable depth.
As part of the settlement agreement, the BOEMRE agreed to "take action" with respect to a number of drilling permits, including Cobalt's Application for Permit to Drill ("APD") for its North Platte #1 exploratory well and its APD for its Ligurian #2 exploratory well, which means that the BOEMRE must initially either approve the APDs, deny the APDs or return the APDs to Cobalt with a statement specifically identifying all then-existing deficiencies within 30 days of the settlement agreement.
The plans will be conducted by Afek Oil and Gas and will consist of 3 years of exploratory drilling for conventional oil at 10 drilling sites throughout the mountainous region.
The sector's drilling of a total of 56 exploratory and development (E&D) wells during the period also represents achieving 61 per cent of the full year target set at 91 wells.
That we found significant differences in the effects of prenatal PCB exposure with such a relatively simple parent questionnaire in our exploratory study makes our findings even more relevant.
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Exploratory Grants for Genomic Imprinting and Environmental Disease Susceptibility
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