TITLE

Wacky ideas sought on oil and gas efficiency

PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;10/21/98, Vol. 11 Issue 19, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the grants awarded by oil and gas firms and research organizations, along with the Department of Trade and Industry to universities and industrial research projects in Britain in 1998. Components of the projects funded; Purpose of the Pathfinder Fund program; Remarks of the Centre for Marine and Petroleum Technology on the projects.
ACCESSION #
1249997

 

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