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    • BHP: Offshore Newfoundland Has A New Player

      by Tina Olivero

      By Tina Olivero – The OGM – Steve Pastor, BHP President Operations Petroleum said the successful bids offshore Newfoundland are an exciting opportunity for BHP to explore for world-class conventional oil assets as an early mover in this prospective region. He envisions, “This frontier opportunity has large oil resource potential which we identified through our […]

    • Find out why Statoil changed its name to Equinor

      by Tina Olivero

      The world sat back and wondered why such a world-class brand like Statoil would change its name. The answer came in the word “Change”. Life is about change and Statoil’s vision included the relentless commitment to embracing change, as it stands, as it is! In a world that’s ever-changing, Statoil saw a future of change as […]

    • Exploration Offshore Newfoundland: West Aquarius

      by Tina Olivero

      Building our exploration environment offshore Newfoundland is critical to the success of oil and gas future.  Without exploration there is no future projects. Recent good news came with ExxonMobil Canada’s award of the Seadrill  rig contract. At least one well will be drilled offshore Newfoundland next year.  The Seadrill West Aquarius rig will drill one well […]

    • AOMS: New Facility for Occupational Rehabilitation

      by Tina Olivero

      It’s been forty years since the inception of Atlantic Offshore Medical Services (AOMS), an occupational medical facility created by the O’Shea family. A diverse and entrepreneurial family, the O’Shea’s have committed their efforts toward the growth and success of AOMS throughout Atlantic Canada, in the past across Canada and Internationally. Through the AOMS medical facility […]

    • Wavefront: Enhanced Oil Recovery

      by Tina Olivero

      WAVEFRONT COMMENCES POWERWAVE Wavefront Technology Solutions Inc., the global leader in the advancement of dynamic fluid injection technology for oil and gas well stimulation and Improved/Enhanced oil (“IOR/EOR”) recovery is pleased to announce the Company, through its local distributor, has commenced the previously announced Powerwave well stimulation campaign in India. The 10-well stimulation campaign involving […]

    • Advanced Coating Solution On Two North Sea Offshore Platforms

      by Tina Olivero

      OGTC is conducting successful trials using EonCoat on Total and Nexen platforms In a collaborative effort, designed to improve vital protection of offshore assets, the Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) in Aberdeen, UK is successfully conducting trials of an advanced anti-corrosion coating on two North Sea offshore platforms. The mission of the OGTC, which […]