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deep water

An overwhelming situation in which one has taken on more responsibility than one can handle or is facing more trouble or danger than expected. I've been in deep water ever since I volunteered to lead this committee—it has been so much more work than I anticipated. I thought I could make some easy cash by selling drugs, but now I'm in deep water with some big-time thugs.
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Jetty Set: from left, Deep Water stars Anna Friel, Rosalind Eleazar and Sinead Keenan
Citizens questioned the absence of lifeguards to prevent bathers from going into deep waters at the beaches.
"That's the case even in deep water developments that are long-term projects," she added, noting the record-low number of bids made earlier this week in U.S.
Later, the Minister, Secretary Ports and Shipping Khalid Pervez and Chairman KPT Vice Admiral Shafqat Jawed took round of the port facilities to see ongoing port operations and the work in progress at deep water container port.
According to the official, the deep water port will allow to reduce by 10 days the time of goods' arrival and cut transport costs by 15%.
As previously-announced, Ecolab secured the US Department of Justicea[euro](tm)s (DOJ) nod to take over sector player Champion Technologies Inc on condition that it takes measures aimed at ensuring continued independent competition utilising the targeta[euro](tm)s technology for deep water Gulf of Mexico energy services.
The block, located in the deep water of Krishna Godavari Basin in the Bay of Bengal, covers an area of 10,907 sq km with a water depth of approximately 3,000 m, the Tokyo based firm said in a statement.
to undertake a detailed study of the feasibility of establishing a deep water sea port in the Arctic.
And computer projections by 19 different global climate programs indicate that relatively deep waters around Greenland will probably warm over the next 90 years at double the rate of deep water globally.
International Resource News-December 29, 2011--Stone Energy Corporation completes acquisition of deep water assets from BP(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
The environmental charity highlighted RBS's financing of Canadian tar sands oil extraction, deep water oil drilling and the development of new coal power.
The port, which will be among the biggest deep water ports in the world, will have the capability handle the world's largest ships, according to the report.
Summary: UK oil giant BP PLC is expected to start its deep water drilling operations in Libya by October at the latest, Libya's top oil official said Monday.
Rwe Dea will be investing 3.6 billion US-Dollars in the field development in the North Alexandria and West Mediterranean Deep Water concessions the biggest single investment for the company to date.
Global Banking News-23 June 2010-Major banks to continue to finance deep water drilling(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk