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Drilling Featured Stories:

    • OIL TANKER SIMULATOR: Donated by Teekay to MI

      by Tina Olivero

      The Centre for Marine Simulation at the Marine Institute received a welcome gift from Teekay (Atlantic) Management ULC. Teekay donated a ship bridge simulator providing a generous contribution to support the students of the Marine Institute. The offshore industry was gathered at the Marine Institute to celebrate the momentous event and included industry stakeholders and […]

    • PEAK DRILLING OFFSHORE NEWFOUNDLAND: 2021-2022

      by Tina Olivero

      Canada’s production and delivery of oil products, natural gas and electricity contributes about $170 billion to Canada’s GDP. The energy industry is one of the most important contributors to Canada’s economy and provides the foundation for our health care, education, and other social services in the country. According to Natural Resources Canada: In 2018, Canada’s […]

    • Drilling bonanza: on the way

      by Tina Olivero

      Key points $4 billion worth of exploration commitments for offshore Newfoundland are about to take place! Jim Keating of Nalcor Energy describes the drilling potential as, “a bow wave of investment as eight oil companies, with 10 exploration plans, launch exploration campaigns offshore Newfoundland.” Drilling Ratio’s for discovering oil is: seven exploration wells drilled for […]

    • $38.6 million in bids for Offshore Newfoundland

      by Tina Olivero

      November 6, 2019 The Honourable Siobhan Coady, Minister of Natural Resources, responded to the announcement that bids for exploration licenses offshore have been received as a result of the most recent calls for bids in the South Eastern Newfoundland Region and Jeanne d’Arc Regions, both located in the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area. There was […]

    • Offshore NL: Life on Hebron

      by Tina Olivero

      ExxonMobil has released a video showing what it is like to live and work on one of the world’s largest offshore platforms, Hebron, located off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador. The Hebron project started production in November 2017. At its peak, the project will produce up to 150,000 barrels of oil per day. Discovered in […]

    • Women of Aker

      by Tina Olivero

      Aker Solutions helps the world meet its energy needs. They engineer the products, systems and services required to unlock energy. Their goal is to maximize recovery and efficiency of oil and gas assets, while using their expertise to develop the sustainable solutions of the future. With over 15,000 employees around the globe in 52 locations, […]

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