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  1. Voisey’s Bay: Project Update & Opportunities

    Monday, 9 Jul 2018 | by Tina Olivero THE EARLY DAYS I remember way back in the early 1990’s; there were a lot of lands staked in Labrador as prospectors were looking for diamonds. Al Chislett, Chris Verbiski, of Archean Resources,...
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    Link-Belt: Rigging & Crane Rentals

    Saturday, 7 Jul 2018 | by Tina Olivero Milwaukee-based Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental, a member of the ALL Family of Companies, has taken delivery of six new Link-Belt truck cranes. Three different models are represented in the package:...
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    Extraordinary Women: Thought Provoking Perspectives

    Thursday, 5 Jul 2018 | by Tina Olivero In Newfoundland and Labrador, sharing stories has been our way of life. In this edition of The OGM, we put the spotlight on “Extraordinary Women”. Those who make a difference in business and our...
  4. Offshore Newfoundland

    Newfoundland’s Offshore: Time to take the BULL BY THE HORNS!

    Saturday, 30 Jun 2018 | by Tina Olivero In Obama’s book, The Audacity of Hope, he said that his role as the president was a great responsibility and his drive came from great discontent. I thought a lot about that and realized that...
  5. West White Rose: Project Update At Argentia

    Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 | by Tina Olivero The West White Rose project in Newfoundland, Canada includes the construction of a concrete structure and topsides. With its co-venture partners, Husky Energy is developing West White Rose with a...
  6. New Oil Discovery: White Rose – A 24

    Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018 | by Tina Olivero Way out there, 350 kilometres east of St. John’s on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland, in about 120 meters of water is black gold. With four major projects operating (Hibernia, Terra Nova, White Rose...
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    Salmon Farming: The next mega-project offshore Newfoundland

    Thursday, 14 Jun 2018 | by Tina Olivero I asked Thomas if he was related to the great composer from Norway, Edvard Grieg. His response was just like something you’d hear on George Street, over a beer. “Yes, he’s my great, great,...
  8. Spense

    Spence Corrosion Canada: Expands into Newfoundland

    Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 | by Tina Olivero It’s great news when you hear about companies expanding and investing in Newfoundland and Labrador. Branching out of Nisku Alberta, Norm Spence, President of Spence Corrosion Services Ltd....
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
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    Bids Offshore Newfoundland garnish $758 million in work commitments

    Wednesday, 9 Nov 2016 | by Tina Olivero Today, the Honourable Siobhan Coady, Minister of Natural Resources, announced that significant exploration opportunity exists in the province’s offshore as evidenced by the results of Call for Bids...
  13. Remove Heavy Fractions From Oil

    Oil Fractions: How To Remove Heavy Fractions From Oil

    Sunday, 7 Feb 2016 | by Tina Olivero With oil and gas prices as they are, efficiency is the new black.  ROSE is one of those relatively new technology developments offering significant efficiency in the oil and gas industry. It...
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    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...
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    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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