OCS

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OCSOuter Continental Shelf
OCSOffice Communications Server (Microsoft)
OCSOfficer Candidate School
OCSOffice of Community Services
OCSOffice of Career Services
OCSOffice of Coast Survey
OCSOverseas Courier Service
OCSOntario Cannabis Store (Ontario, Canada)
OCSOffice of Children's Services (Alaska)
OCSOkinawa Credit Service Co., Ltd. (Japan)
OCSOral Corticosteroids
OCSOcean Colour Scene (band)
OCSOrthopedic Clinical Specialist
OCSOracle Collaboration Suite
OCSOrganizations of Civil Society
OCSOrange County Schools (North Carolina)
OCSOffice of Catholic Schools (various schools)
OCSOverhead Contact System
OCSOverhead Catenary System (power)
OCSOffice of the Chief Scientist (various locations)
OCSOffice Coffee Service
OCSOccupant Classification System
OCSOrder Communication System
OCSOaks Christian School (Westlake Village, CA)
OCSOrdinary Common Sense
OCSOnly Child Syndrome
OCSOriginal Chip Set
OCSOnline Charging System
OCSOpen Computer and Software
OCSOnline Command Server
OCSOpen Controls System
OCSOnline Community System
OCSOpen Content Syndication
OCSOne Click Search
OCSOracle Content Services
OCSOperator Communications Software
OCSOnline Customer Support
OCSOnboard Computer System
OCSOptimizing Control System
OCSOnline Content Syndication
OCSon Chip Sequencer
OCSObject Compatibility Standard
OCSOriginal Chipset (Commodore Amiga computers)
OCSObsessive-Compulsive Spectrum (psychology)
OCSOklahoma Climatological Survey
OCSOrange County Supertones (band)
OCSOn Course Side (sailboat racing)
OCSOral Care Specialist (dentistry)
OCSOperator Control Station
OCSOffice of Cancer Survivorship (National Cancer Institute)
OCSOptical Control System
OCSOrganized Crime Section (various organizations)
OCSOld Church Slavonic (extinct liturgical language; aka Old Church Slavic)
OCSOrthogonal Curvilinear Coordinate System
OCSOn the Course Side (sailing, starting line)
OCSOnline Charging System (commerce software)
OCSOnline Car Show (est. 2004)
OCSOrganizational Culture Survey (various companies)
OCSOnline Customer Service
OCSOfficer Cadet School
OCSOpen Content Syndication (XML format)
OCSOnboard Control System (US NASA)
OCSOffice of Crime Statistics
OCSOperational Control System
OCSOrder Control System
OCSOpen Channel Solutions (Australia)
OCSOffice of the Chief of Staff (US Army)
OCSOutbound Contact Solution
OCSOriginating Call Screening
OCSOffice Car Special (various companies)
OCSOffice of the Chief Statistician (UK)
OCSOffshore Constitutional Settlement (Australia)
OCSOffensive Counterspace
OCSOptimum Class Size
OCSOn Campus Suspension
OCSOff-Campus Student
OCSOpen Cluster Stack (computing)
OCSOpenconnect Systems
OCSOne-Coat Stucco
OCSObstacle Clearance Surface (aviation)
OCSOffice of Conference Services (various universities)
OCSOn-Card Sequencer
OCSOutback Champions Series (tennis)
OCSOnline Consultation Service
OCSOverseas Citizens Service
OCSObsessive-Compulsive Syndrome
OCSOld Chipset (Commodore Amiga computers)
OCSObservatory Carl Sagan (University of Sonora; Mexico)
OCSOn-Line Comparison System
OCSOphthalmic Coding Specialist
OCSOcean Color Scanner
OCSOn Company Service
OCSOnboard Computer System (Russian)
OCSOil Companies School (Libya)
OCSOceanic Control System (air traffic management system used by Airways Corporation of New Zealand Ltd)
OCSOjemann Cortical Stimulator (Integra)
OCSOffering Circular Supplement (bond drafting document)
OCSOrange County Speaker (Garden Grove, CA)
OCSOffender Communication System (Digital Solutions, Inc.; correctional system inmate phone system)
OCSOldtimer Club Stokkem (automobile club; Dilsen-Stokkem, Belgium)
OCSOrbit Control Subsystem
OCSOfficer Conducting the Serial
OCSOptical Character Scanner
OCSOffice of the Corporate Secretary (Canada)
OCSOptical Control Subsystem
OCSOsteopathic Clinical Skills
OCSOverload Control Subsystem
OCSOperational Case Study
OCSOccupation Control System (railway)
OCSOffice of Cyberspace Security (US White House)
OCSOffice of Communication Systems
OCSOil Company of Spain, SA
OCSOffice of Compensatory Services (Special Education, Baltimore City Public School System)
OCSOne-Cylindrical Stack (capacitor with high dielectric constant)
OCSOxygen Cost Score
OCSOperational Capability Demonstration
OCSOverhead Catenary/Collector System (transit)
OCSOrbit Circularization System
OCSOptical Channel States (Lucent)
OCSOperations Communications System
OCSOffice on Contract Settlement
OCSOperation and Control Simulator
OCSOptical Communications Supplement (IEEE)
OCSOptical Crossconnect System
OCSOutstation Communication Subsystem
OCSOregon Cascade Symphony
OCSOeuvre des Colonies Scolaires (French: Works of Colony Schools)
OCSOrdinary Circular Slot
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With more than 94 percent of the total acreage in federal offshore waters currently inaccessible, opening the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) to safe and responsible offshore energy development could further advance our energy renaissance including more higher-paying jobs, investments in local communities, additional state revenue for public education and infrastructure, and long-term energy self-sufficiency, said Milito.
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, which falls under the Interior's purview, has estimated that the outer continental shelf had 90 billion barrels of recoverable oil and 327 trillion cubic feet of gas.
A different issue is raised in view of language contained in the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA).
BSNC determined that a basic deepwater port and man-camp at Port Ciarence could be operational within four years of an oil and gas industry decision to pursue resource development of Alaska's Outer Continental Shelf.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced a five year plan including 15 leases for oil development on Alaska's Outer Continental Shelf and in the Gulf of Mexico.
The majority of his work takes place on an oil platform on the outer Continental Shelf ("OCS"), but he occasionally works at the company's onshore processing facility.
Law, technology and science for oceans in globalisation; IUU fishing, oil pollution, bioprospecting, outer continental shelf.
Through the program, MMS is authorized to distribute $250 million for each year from 2007 through 2010, to six eligible Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas producing states: Louisiana, Alabama, Alaska, California, Mississippi, and Texas.
21 October 2009 - Norwegian seismic surveyor TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA (OSL: TGS) said today it won a contract from the US Department of Interior's Minerals Management Service (MMS) for well-log data management services in the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS).
Barack Obama's new mileage and emissions standards than would be produced if both the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and the currently restricted parts of the outer continental shelf were opened for drilling, according to Bill Chameides, dean of the School of the Environment at Duke University, Durham, N.
In accordance with the terms of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (hereafter UNCLOS or "the Convention"), (1) the process through which an interested coastal state can confirm its sovereign rights over areas of outer continental shelf is by making a submission on proposed outer continental shelf limits to a specialized United Nations scientific body--the United Nation's Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (hereafter referred to as "the Commission" or CLCS).
The company has bid the highest for four Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) blocks in the Gulf of Mexico, for a total consideration of USD0.