oilrig


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Noun1.oilrig - rig used in drilling for oil or gasoilrig - rig used in drilling for oil or gas
drilling platform, offshore rig - drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the sea bed) from which many oil wells can be bored radially
rig - gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise
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"It has been six months that the Iranian hackers linked to the OilRig operation have targeted the Lebanese servers," they said.
Peter, who lives in Stainton, is a former oilrig worker and originally wrote the story about a seal who regularly visited the rig he was stationed on based off Aberdeen.
In his 'burning platform' memo, Elop compared Nokia to a man on a burning offshore oilrig, facing a fiery death or an uncertain leap into the frigid sea.
In his "burning platform" memo, Elop compared Nokia to a man on a burning offshore oilrig, facing a fiery death or an uncertain leap into the frigid sea.
Skjerpen (2008), "Do oilrig activities react to oil price changes?
Transocean was the owner of the Deepwater Horizon oilrig, and Halliburton was a contractor involved with the well.
Abe pledged support for building up Vietnam's capacity to defend its waters in the aftermath of China's deployment of an oilrig into disputed territory.
According to the BBC, at least two Chinese nationals have been killed and 100 injured in recent unrest in Vietnam over a Chinese oilrig drilling in disputed waters.
Based on the results obtained from our physicochemical measurements, a line of difference is drawn between two extreme samples obtained at the deep water (# 85) and oilrig exploded site (#67).
He injured himself years ago on an oilrig off the coast of Anchorage.
One phase involved Filipino and US forces conducting counterterrorism raids on an oilrig in waters off the west coast of Palawan Island facing the South China Sea.
The Company for sale designs and manufactures high quality custom oilrig components.