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Table of Contents December 2017

2017-2018 Buyers Meet Sellers

Breaking News

Classified Section: WorldWide Super Mart™

Education Connection

Fun Page

Hot Off the Press - Sponsored by Aries Industries, Inc.

MacGyver’s Way - Sponsored by Shakti Pumps

News Flash

Obituary: Beatty, Arthur Joseph “Art”

Obituary: Goble, George G.

Obituary: Sebastian, William Charles “Bill”

Photo Gallery Breakbulk Americas 2017

Photo Gallery ICUEE 2017

Photo Gallery NDA 2017

Product Spotlight

Where are you planning to go?

Who’s in the News

WorldWide Association Memberships

WorldWide Business Directory™


WorldWide Service Center™


Wire, Jeremy C.: Tales from the Field

Wilson, Jr., Robert Evans: The Un-Comfort Zone II

Constructing a Subway in San Francisco

New Drill Ship Offers Unique System Design


E-News Flash Readers’ Choice: Direct Pipe®

Battersby, Mark E.: Drilling Into Money Not Boring

Directional Drilling Market Expected to Reach $10.3 Billion

Archaeological Investigation Needed for Sewer Project


Kwader, Thomas: Environmental Monitoring

Going Deeper to Investigate Earthquakes Triggered by

University to Study the Nitrogen Cycle at Deeper Levels

Rathi, Ashish: Overseas Travel Management


Frequently-Used Geological Terms Part 67

Wireline Technology May Head to Space

White, Harold: Oil/Water Exploration

Exploring New Solutions in Canada

Gas & Oil

New Research Center Dedicated to Subsurface Modeling

Canadian Company Celebrates Success

“Smith, Billy Bob”: The “Idiot’s” Corner

Working Together for Optimal Results

Stepping into the Shale Gas Industry


Kuebelbeck, Jim: Through the Front Door!

A New Era of Geothermal on the Horizon

Will Drilling into a Volcano Blow the Top off Geothermal

Discovery Substantiates a Peruvian Legend

Development Phase Starts for Geothermal Power Plant


Storkson, Britt: Rating, Derating, and Duty Cycle Rating

The Extraordinary World of Mining: Canada’s Diavik Pt 1

Lunar Mining Industry is Evolving

Fossil of an Ancient Otter Species Found in Shuitangba

Connor, Tim: Expectations and Thank-Yous


Managing Groundwater Resources in Louisiana

Rasmussen, Tim: Water For Life International

Getting Technical at Virginia’s Fall Field Day

70th Anniversary Celebration Brings a Change of Venue

Ballard, Thomas E.: Notes from The Groundwater Guy

When Chilled to the Core, Groundwater Supply Can Help Pt 2

Scientists from South Dakota Aid Ararat Basin during Water Depletion Crisis