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Marine & Offshore Featured Stories:

    • Exciting Changes Coming to the Atlantic Canada Petroleum Show

      by Tina Olivero

      For more than twenty years, the Atlantic Canada Petroleum Show has been a forerunner in gathering the industry together.  In recent years, the decline of the industry has forced companies to reimagine how they do business – and the Atlantic Canada Petroleum Show is no exception.  Since purchasing the event from dmg events in 2017, […]

    • Carbon Neutral: Environmentally Conscious Leaders

      by Tina Olivero

      Today’s cities are responsible for almost 80% of the world’s energy consumption and 75% of its carbon emissions. In keeping with carbon reduction objectives the world over, creating sustainable cities makes good sense. The number of people living in urban areas is set to double to 6.5 billion by 2050. Rapid urbanization presents us with […]

    • The Greatest Brands In Industry Entrust The OGM With Their Message

      by Tina Olivero

      With 26 years of global experience, The OGM is pleased to profile their portfolio of world class clients. Clients who come from every corner of the planet with one goal in mind – develop business in their industry.  From operators, major contractors, suppliers and the support base, The OGM has found a home for people […]

    • EnviroMed G7 Changes The Game of Safety

      by Tina Olivero

      Technology is expanding at exponential rates and has the capacity to make things happen faster and easier. In the world of safety that could never be more true, as new state-of-the-art solutions are emerging for industries around the globe. Tracking and Responding Technology has allowed our workplaces, remote locations and hazardous environments to be much […]

    • NOIA AWARDS: Bill Fanning and Stephen Edwards

      by Tina Olivero

      Outstanding Contribution Award Bill Fanning, Kvaerner Canada The NOIA Outstanding Contribution Award recognized exemplary individuals who have influenced the development of our local oil and gas industry and who have demonstrated qualities of vision, integrity and leadership through their work and lives. Noia awarded this honour to Bill Fanning, president and country manager for Kvaerner Canada. […]

    • OFFSHORE NEWFOUNDLAND: JOINT REGULATION IS KEY

      by Tina Olivero

      With environmental legislative changes expected to be taken over by the federal government, NOIA (Newfoundland Oil Industries Association) is calling on the federal government to ensure safety and environmental considerations remain under the governing authority of the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB).  Has history been considered? C-NLOPBstands for Canada-Newfoundland Offshore Petroleum Board and […]

    • Businesses Are Born at Startup

      by Tina Olivero

      INDUSTRY ANNOUNCEMENT – FREE – FUN – INFORMATIVE – Friday 16th, 2017   __________________________________________________________________________________________________ Businesses Are Born at Startup Maybe I’ll just start a new sleep device to ensure people on rigs are ‘work safe’ and have enough sleep. Maybe I’ll create a new type of Rutter that stops ROV’s on a dime. Maybe I’ll […]

    • Crosbie Group acquires 50% ownership in MacKinnon & Olding

      by Tina Olivero

      Newfoundland based Crosbie Group Limited & Member Companies (Crosbie Group) and Dartmouth, Nova Scotia-based MacKinnon & Olding Limited (MacKinnon & Olding) are pleased to announce they have formed a partnership arrangement, creating one of the largest industrial maintenance companies in eastern Canada. Under the terms of the agreement, Crosbie Group has acquired a 50% ownership […]

    • HIBERNIA: 20 years since first oil

      by Tina Olivero

      Six years before first oil was spudded from Hibernia, The OGM was born. Back then it was called The Oil and Gas Magazine. Then it was shortened to the acronym OGM – like many oil and gas terms. These days that acronym has changed its meaning and has spun out into other sectors and is […]

    • NOIA-Hibernia Scholarship received by Mikayla Chislett

      by Tina Olivero

      Presenter James Parmiter, of Noia Board of Directors, gives Mikayla Chislett of Heart’s Delight the Noia-Hibernia Scholarship!   Mikayla is a Crescent Collegiate graduate who received her $1,000 award at the Noia Fall Seminar. Following her graduation from high school with a cumulative average of 95 percent, Mikayla enrolled in Memorial University where she is currently studying […]

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