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  1. Sheldon Hicks

    Our Infatuation With Icebergs

    Friday, 20 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero Newfoundland is one of those rare places in the world where icebergs literally float by our doorstep.  Wonders of the arctic mist, these majestic creatures break off in spring and follow a path...
  2. world energy leaders

    7 Mega-Influential Energy Leaders

    Sunday, 15 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero Companies in the energy industry are the bedrock of society.  Why?  Simple. Because energy moves every single thing we do. There are millions of people who have spent their lives building the...
  3. Grant Boland

    Grant Boland: Newfoundland Artist Blows Your Mind

    Friday, 13 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero A truly gifted artist, Grant Boland brings the canvas to life, with colour, line and form in his own masterful way. Each painting tells a story as unique as the person’s perspective who is viewing...
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    Progressly: Process, Operations Management Game Changer

    Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero The process of business is no longer a process. It’s a progressive cloud solution. Increasing efficiencies and productivity are the name of the game in the oil patch these days. With the oil price...
  5. Tina Olivero

    Holyrood Blue Ocean Valley has an amazing vision!

    Friday, 6 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero As you drive out of the Town of Holyrood, Newfoundland, on the back of the welcome sign is a very powerful quote.  It’s a quote by Abraham Lincoln that says, “The best way to predict the future...
  6. West White Rose

    $5.2 Billion in contracts: Where is your piece of the pie?

    Monday, 2 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero Today marked the start of the procurement supplier information sessions for the West White Rose project in Placentia, Newfoundland. Of significant importance to the local economy, operators,...
  7. Are you aligned with the fastest growing cloud platform on the planet?

    Sunday, 10 Sep 2017 | by Tina Olivero Why Amazon Web Services is important to your future Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the fastest growing cloud computing platform on the planet. AWS is located in 14 regions around the world and offers...
  8. Kalnin ventures

    For Kalnin Ventures, Marcellus Shale acquisition is a strategic play

    Tuesday, 5 Sep 2017 | by Tina Olivero Kalnin Ventures of Denver Colorado makes investments that create long-term value in the energy industry. Kalnin Ventures has acquired its fourth Marcellus Shale acquisition in just over 22 months by...
  9. Pedro Reinel

    Newfoundland: The Land of the Portuguese King

    Tuesday, 8 Aug 2017 | by Tina Olivero In the early 1500s, both Newfoundland and Brazil had their ownership claimed by the Portuguese Crown. The Cantino Planisphere from 1502 shown below, illustrates the mapped line drawn in the Treaty of...
  10. Some Canadian provinces have already met their 2030 GHG emissions targets

    Thursday, 6 Jul 2017 | by Tina Olivero This article has been submitted by the National Energy Board Release date: 2017-07-05 Under the Paris Agreement, Canada committed to reducing its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to 30% below 2005...
  11. White Rose

    Husky Approves West White Rose Project and Announces New Discovery

    Monday, 29 May 2017 | by Tina Olivero Husky Energy is moving forward with the West White Rose Project offshore Newfoundland and Labrador.  The Company and its partners will use a fixed wellhead platform tied back to the SeaRose floating...
  12. oil price rollocoaster history

    Oil Price Roller Coaster 1946 – 2015

    Thursday, 24 Mar 2016 | by Tina Olivero The price of oil fluctuates. Its just that simple. When we realize that the long term oil price is volatile and disruptive we can then plan, modify and calculate our path through the many ups and...
  13. Atlantis Deepwater Oil Rig

    7 Technologically Advanced Oil Rigs

    Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | by Tina Olivero Oil rigs have been advanced by state-of-the-art technology, including sophisticated navigation systems, software, dynamic positioning devices and improved designs. Here’s a snapshot of seven of the...
  14. Women of distinction

    These 4 Women of Distinction are Shaping the Offshore Industry

    Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | by Aaryn Lambert When I first started working in the oil and gas industry 23 years ago there were just a handful of women involved. The Oil and Gas Magazine began in Newfoundland six years before Hibernia’s first...
  15. impact of globalization on our world

    Globalization: Understanding the Impact of Globalization on our World

    Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011 | by Tina Olivero With the onset of international business growth, a powerful internet communications regime and access to information anywhere – the boundaries of the world are coming down. Geography and social...
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