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First Break publishes top-quality submitted and commissioned research articles, together with news, monthly topics, industry features and company profiles.

First Break is the leading publication in Europe serving the geoscience and engineering community. While the main emphasis is on the oil and gas E&P industry, reflecting the membership of the EAGE, the magazine increasingly includes coverage of important related areas, such as environmental geoscience and mining. As a result First Break has a circulation that extends well beyond the membership of the EAGE and is read worldwide as an authoritative source of relevant news, features, analysis and accessible technical information. Since 1983, First Break has been the publication of choice for many decision-makers and specifiers in geoscience-related organizations, and is considered an ideal advertising medium to reach a focused audience in Europe and further afield.

First Break is published monthly.

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Institutional Subscriptions

The subscription rate for 2015 is: € 980

Subscriptions are calendar-year based only
One subscription rate for all
Subscriptions include printed version and online access, with current and past issues of the magazine.
Shipping costs are included in the price
To subscribe, please go to the institutional subscription order form.
For more information, please contact the Publications Department:
Tel.: +31 88 9955055
Fax: +31 30 6343524