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  1. Tina Olivero

    Tina Olivero – Architects a 26-year legacy with The OGM

    Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017 | by Tina Olivero My father Bob Olivero was the smartest man I knew. He didn’t read books, he devoured them. He had an innate sense of the world and how it worked because he could see the big picture. As a Managment...
  2. Rick Brown

    Hebron: Through the eyes of Rick Brown

    Tuesday, 8 Aug 2017 | by Tina Olivero In May of 2014, a group of Marine Officers from varied backgrounds came together to form a team: the Marine Officer Teamsters from Local 855 and the Laborers from Local 1208. Together they took on...
  3. 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...
  4. Robin Watson

    Wood Group wins Husky White Rose engineering contract

    Thursday, 29 Jun 2017 | by Tina Olivero HOUSTON, June 29, 2017 Husky Energy has awarded Wood Group a multi-million dollar contract to complete detailed engineering for the topsides of White Rose, a concrete gravity-based structure wellhead...
  5. 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...
  6. Hebron

    Hebron Project: A Castle in the Sea

    Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 | by Tina Olivero Way back in 1980, an oilfield was discovered offshore Newfoundland. They called it Hebron. 37 years later, that discovery has materialised into a mammoth oil project that will not only support world...
  7. 7 Multinational oil giants invest offshore Newfoundland in 2017

    Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 | by Tina Olivero When oil giants invest in exploration in an offshore area, you know there is oil there.  Yes, it is that simple. What’s not so simple is mobilising exploration rigs, crews and teams to find...
  8. Bear Head

    $Billion LNG Terminal being constructed in Nova Scotia

    Friday, 3 Jun 2016 | by Tina Olivero Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is natural gas (predominantly methane, CH4) that is converted to liquid form for ease of storage or transport to global markets. Liquefied natural gas is used to transport...
  9. Nexen, Shell, BP

    Tina Olivero – Watch these 3 New Oil Companies Offshore Newfoundland: Nexen, Shell and BP

    Sunday, 28 Feb 2016 | by Tina Olivero In the most recent land sales for exploration and production, three new oil companies joined a consortium of major oil companies to realize the potential of the grand banks, offshore...
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    AVEVA E3D Training – by MCL In Atlantic Canada

    Sunday, 7 Feb 2016 | by Tina Olivero Computer Aided Design or CAD systems have been extremely useful over the last 50 years for providing an accurate digital representation of physical assets.  To the oil and gas industry, this has...
  11. Unmanned Oil Rigs - Robotic Drilling Systems (RDS)

    Unmanned Oil Rigs – Are They the Way of the Future?

    Friday, 12 Jun 2015 | by Danielle Larmon Robotic Drilling Systems (RDS) has developed an innovative autonomous robotic drilling rig for unmanned drilling operations. The RDS system sets new standards with increased safety and cost-effective...
  12. 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...
  13. Energy Women Leading the Energy Industry in Alberta Oil Sands

    Smart, Creative and Business Savvy: These Women are Leading the Way in Alberta

    Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | by Moona Khan These women have excelled in a variety of roles from Business Development to Operations Engineering. They encompass traits that can be found in successful leaders including determination, vision and...
  14. global 100 most sustainable corporations in the world

    The Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

    Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | by Aaryn Lambert The Global 100 is an annual project initiated by Corporate Knights Inc., the company for clean capitalism. The Global 100 is the most extensive data-driven corporate sustainability assessment in...
  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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