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  • 18 April 2019

    Australia’s Woodside Petroleum on Thursday reported a 4 percent jump in revenue in the first quarter of the year on the back of higher realized oil and gas prices.

  • 17 April 2019

    Australian LNG player Santos, the operator of the GLNG project, reported record sales volumes for the first quarter of the year. 

  • 1 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    The City of Gold Coast’s response to damage from ex-tropical Cyclone Oma has been first-class, with Mayor Tom Tate praising officers for the $150,000 repair program at key oceanfront locations. The Queensland’s city faced severe erosion risks over a five-day period as the tropical low hovered offshore last month. Waves exceeding eight meters were recorded […]

  • 27 March 2019
    Environment, Research & Development

    DNV GL is inviting wind industry stakeholders to join a new project dedicated to developing recommended practice on turbine design methodologies for cyclones and earthquakes. The aim of the Alleviating Cyclone and Earthquake Challenges for Wind Farms (ACE) Joint Industry Project is to develop a new guide to alleviate wind turbine structures from the impacts of cyclones […]

  • 14 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The amount of oil spilled is believed to be higher than the initial estimates of 70 tonnes.

  • 8 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    KP&I appoints Resolve Marine to oversee the Solomon Trader incident response in the Solomon Islands.

  • 26 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Estimates: Some 60 tonnes of oil spilled from the grounded bulker Solomon Trader off Solomon Islands.

  • 5 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Green Climate Fund (GCF) Executive Director a.i., Javier Manzanares and Laura Tuck, World Bank Vice President for Sustainable Development have signed a project agreement to build the resilience of the Marshall Islands, which is facing an increased force of tropical storms that threaten its sustainability. Manzanares commented: “The Pacific Resilience Project is critical to the future […]

  • 4 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    The North Queensland Bulk Ports (NQBP) was granted Commonwealth permits last week to conduct maintenance dredging at the Port of Hay Point following a thorough consultation and assessment process. The 10-year permits, issued by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, carry conditions that protect the marine environment. Maintenance dredging at the Port of Hay Point […]

  • 30 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Nauru: A groundbreaking ceremony held to mark the 1st step toward the construction of the country’s 1st international port.

  • 16 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Works are beginning next week to restore the Conway Beach Seawall, which was significantly damaged during Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, the Queensland’s Whitsunday Regional Council said in their latest release. The restored seawall will help protect the coastline from the effects of storm tide and extreme weather. According to the official announcement, the restoration operations will take […]

  • 30 December 2018

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  • 26 December 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Wells at Shell’s Prelude FLNG unit offshore Australia have recently been opened and the initial phase of production has started.

  • 5 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Mackay’s Southern Breakwater will reopen to vehicles this Friday from 9am, North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation said in its today’s release.  Commenting the latest news, NQBP Chief Executive Officer, Nicolas Fertin, said that he is pleased to report repairs to the Southern Breakwater are complete. “We are happy to be reopening the breakwater […]

  • 19 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Coastal Texas Protection & Restoration Feasibility Study review verified the most advanced modeling and catastrophic storm surge events were included within the recent study, USACE Galveston reports.  “We used the most advanced storm modeling system to run storm surge forecasts by the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center […]

  • 24 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Palaszczuk Government has committed to a full rebuild of the Bowen Front Beach Seawall, with a further $895,000 allocated to upgrade a remaining 45-meter section of the 165-meter structure. Queensland Premier, Annastacia Palaszczuk, said that the funding would be provided to Whitsunday Regional Council to make sure the entire seawall is built to a […]

  • 21 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal HaskoningDHV has been selected, together with its partners, to explore and develop innovative ideas into bankable projects on how Khulna, Bangladesh, can become a water inclusive city as part of the Water as Leverage call for action. Khulna, the third largest city in Bangladesh, is part of the Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta, the largest delta in […]

  • 19 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Swedish Internet infrastructure specialist Flexenclosure has received an order from Vanuatu-based telecommunications group Interchange for two eCentre cable landing stations, to be deployed in Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands early next year. In the past 18 months, Flexenclosure has received orders in no less than five different Pacific island nations, cementing eCentre as the premier […]

  • 25 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Secretary of Public Works and Highways of the Philippines (DPWH), Mark Villar, today ordered the de-silting and clearing of the Pampanga River and improvement of its water-catching capacity. According to the latest Philippine News Agency’s (PNA) announcement, Mr. Villar visited the province to inspect the Mexico spillway and assess the effectiveness of the structure in the […]

  • 12 July 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Oil major BP has moved the West Aquarius drilling rig from its well located offshore Canada due to Hurricane Chris. 

  • 11 June 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility located offshore Australia has reached what the company says is a significant milestone, with gas introduced onboard.

  • 21 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Annastacia Palaszczuk, Premier of Queensland, has announced $13.42 million to fix disaster damage around Mackay. The money will be spent at Lambert’s Beach, St Helens Beach, Midge Point Beach and for the Mackay Bluewater Trail and Queens Park. According to the announcement, $4.562 million is being provided to determine best long-term solutions to help prevent […]

  • 11 May 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Carnarvon Petroleum has raised $16 million, before costs, to fund drilling of its Buffalo-10 well located in WA-523-P block in the Timor Sea.

  • 4 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Shanghai Salvage Company taking over the responsibilities from Ardent to remove Kea Trader from Durand Reef.

  • 4 April 2018
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Transocean’s GSF Development Driller-1 drilling rig has arrived at the Phoenix South-3 well drilling location.