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ROMANIAN OIL & GAS INDUSTRY’S MILESTONES

  • 1856 Lamp oil (kerosene) is first produced in Ploiesti,
    to be used for street and home lighting in Bucharest.
  • 1857 Romania is registered as the first country to have formally recorded an oil production of 275 tons
    (mentioned by "The Science of Petroleum")
  • 1861 The first Romanian oil well is to be drilled at a depth of
    150 m using wooden rods and auger bits.
  • 1882 Setting up of the Romanian Geological Bureau.
  • 1895 Oil production is governed by the Mines Law.



 
 
 
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03/04/2017
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