Because oil, natural gas, and petrochemicals are vital to modern societies and standards of life, the petroleum industry has become a key component of international economy, national security, and advanced technology. Many oil and gas companies with their valuable products have a significant presence in stock exchange markets. The petroleum industry is one of the largest employers of geologists, engineers, business managers, and other professionals relevant to their activities.
The petroleum industry has also contributed greatly to sciences especially geology and chemistry and technologies for example, drilling and subsurface imaging. Although asphalt, oil, and natural gas were known to and used by various peoples even in the ancient times, the modern petroleum industry equipped with mechanical drilling Skip to main content Skip to table of contents.
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Living reference work entry First Online: 04 May How to cite. Definition The petroleum industry includes all activities related to the exploration, extraction, refining, transportation and marketing of oil, natural gas, and petroleum products.
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The book's main focus is primarily on the equipment and processes used in exploring new resources; evaluating promising formations; drilling wells; managing oil and gas production; converting oil and gas into products; and transporting oil and gas. Published by Pennwell Corp. Elsevier, Amsterdam. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. Item added to your basket View basket. Pages and cover are clean and intact.
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View all copies of this ISBN edition:. Synopsis About this title Joseph Hilyard's timely new book provides a broad perspective on the oil and gas industry, with primary attention to the United States. Review : "Truly helpful contributions are rare in the already-crowded world of energy analysis.
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