Search results for: Hibernia Platform

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  • 22 August 2019

    The sheen from the latest spill is reported to have dissipated.

  • 15 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Parker Drilling, a provider of contract drilling and drilling-related services, has reportedly been awarded a contract by Hibernia Management and Development Company (HMDC) for the drilling services on the Hibernia platform, offshore Canada. Hibernia is an oil field in the North Atlantic Ocean, approximately 315 kilometres east-southeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, in 80 m […]

  • 12 May 2016

    A fire broke out this week aboard the Hibernia platform, offshore Canada. According to Canadian safety authority Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (CNLOP) the incident involved a flame originating from under the insulation of a high pressure cleaning unit on the Hibernia Platform. “On May 9 at approximately 7:30 a.m., two workers observed the flame and […]

  • 8 January 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Workers at the Hibernia offshore oil platform in Canada, represented by Unifor, have voted to accept a new collective agreement with their employer. According to Unifor, the new agreement includes improvements in wages, benefits and working conditions including for temporary employees. It was accepted by a margin of 58% and will expire on June 30, […]

  • 11 March 2014

    Hibernia Management and Development Company has reported a high potential near miss on the Hibernia Platform, offshore Canada.

  • 19 August 2019

    “The nature and frequency of these incidents in our offshore area are obviously concerning,” said Scott Tessier, CEO of the C-NLOPB

  • 22 July 2019

    Oil production from the Hibernia platform remains shut

  • 23 November 2018

    The Hibernia platform, located offshore Newfoundland and Labrador, is gradually resuming production following a shutdown last Friday, November 16. 

  • 9 October 2017

    The operator of the Hibernia platform, Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC), has pled guilty to a charge stemming from a pollution incident that occurred in late December 2013. The Canadian offshore oil & gas regulator, Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) said last Friday that the company would pay a fine of […]

  • 10 April 2017

    SNC-Lavalin has won a long-term contract for the inspection services aboard the Hibernia and Hebron offshore platforms in Canada. The contract, awarded by Hibernia Management & Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) and ExxonMobil Canada Properties, is for six years. SNC-Lavalin has provided inspection services for the Hibernia platform since 1997. According to the company, the contract […]

  • 19 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will continue its provision of engineering, procurement and construction services to the Hibernia platform, offshore Newfoundland and Labrador, under a new multi-million dollar, five-year contract extension from Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC). Since first oil in 1997 WGPSN has been providing these services and according to the company, the […]

  • 24 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Oil and gas services company Wood Group has secured a five-year contract to provide engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance services to the Hibernia platform, offshore Newfoundland. According to Wood Group’s press release on Monday, the contract was awarded by Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) and it will be executed by Wood Group’s Eastern Canada […]

  • 5 June 2019

    An incident occurred on the HMDC-operated Hibernia offshore platform in Canada on Sunday after a drill pipe disconnected and fell unexpectedly.

  • 4 April 2016

    Hibernia Management and Development Company (HMDC) has reported a high potential near miss on the Hibernia platform offshore Canada.  The shareholders of HMDC are: ExxonMobil Canada (33.125%), Chevron Canada Resources (26.875%), Suncor (20%), Canada Hibernia Holding Corporation (8.5%), Murphy Oil (6.5%) and Statoil Canada (5%). According to Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board, an agency […]

  • 5 January 2014

    Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) has reported an ongoing leak of crude oil from the hose end valve (HEV) of the Northern Offshore Loading System (OLS). Hibernia is an oil field in the North Atlantic Ocean, approximately 315 kilometres (196 mi) east-southeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, in 80 m of water. On December […]

  • 13 October 2010
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) announced that the Fundamental Decision for the Amendment to the Hibernia Development Plan to allow the Hibernia Southern Extension Project to proceed has been approved. The decision enables Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd (HMDC) to develop the Hibernia South Extension Unit (HSE Unit) area utilizing existing […]

  • 21 July 2020
    Environment, Regulation & policy, Safety

    Production from the HMDC-operated Hibernia platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada, has been shut-in following a discharge of drilling and production fluids.

  • 1 August 2019

    No new reports of impacted wildlife have been reported from the Hibernia platform oil spill offshore Newfoundland.

  • 27 September 2019

    Canadian offshore regulator has approved Hibernia Management and Development Company’s (HMDC’s) plan to resume drilling and production at the Hibernia platform off Canada, following the suspension of operations after a second spill in August 2019.

  • 19 July 2019

    Approximately 12.000 liters of oil is estimated to have been spilled this week from the Hibernia oil platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada.

  • 16 August 2019

    Canadian offshore regulator has issued an approval to Hibernia Management and Development Company (HMDC) to resume production operations at the Hibernia platform off Newfoundland following an oil spill in July. 

  • 25 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Hibernia oil production platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada, is still shut, as cleanup efforts continue one week after 12,000 liters of oil spilled into the Atlantic Ocean.