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  • 11 November 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) and the Marlborough District Council (MDC) have launched joint survey in the Marlborough Sounds. Marine data collected during the survey will be used to update navigational charts for the many commercial and recreational mariners who operate in the area. The data will also inform environmental management of the sounds, and […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The first year of monitoring a series of significant marine sites in the Marlborough Sounds suggests large areas of deterioration and an urgent need for more formal protection. A report prepared by a Nelson marine biologist, jointly funded by Council and the Department of Conservation and presented to the Marlborough District Council’s Environment Committee, makes […]

  • 3 May 2005

    The Maritime Safety Authority (MSA) has told Cook Strait ferry operators they must keep better watch after last night’s fatal collision in the Marlborough Sounds. From 9am tomorrow, all ferries must have extra crew on the bridge and in the engine room while in Wellington Harbour, Queen Charlotte Sound and Cook Strait, and times of […]

  • 3 June 2020
    Research & Development

    Moana Project marine scientists from New Zealand have gathered virtually to review their progress in the $11.5 million five-year research project to revolutionise the understanding of Aotearoa’s oceans and the ability to forecast ocean behaviour. In less than two years since being awarded the funding through the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE’s) Endeavour […]

  • 31 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Maryborough’s CBD is now more flood resilient thanks to a $6.03 million infrastructure project funded by the Queensland Government and the Fraser Coast Regional Council, the Department of the Premier and Cabinet just announced. Minister for State Development, Dr Anthony Lynham, who today inspected the completed works, said that the Maryborough CBD flood mitigation project […]

  • 6 July 2011

    Blue Energy is currently earning a 75% interest (from Adelaide Energy Limited “ADE”) in these three Maryborough Basin permits (see Figure 1) by conducting a farm in work program in the permits. Blue Energy has executed Native Title  Agreements on behalf of the joint venture with traditional owner representatives of these areas in order to […]

  • 10 January 2013

    Blue Energy, in conjunction with its Joint Venture partner Beach Energy, announced the grant of two exploration tenements, ATP674P and ATP733P, in Queensland’s Maryborough Basin. The permits cover some 2,584km2 and lie adjacent to the previously awarded ATP613P, bringing the total covered by the Joint Venture to 2,984km2. Blue Energy is farming into the three […]

  • 27 July 2010

    Drilling of the exploratory Tuatara-1 oil well near D’Urville Island was to start today, a spokesman for the Australian exploration company… [mappress] Source: TheMarlboroughExpress, July 27, 2010:

  • 17 December 2012

    Arrow Energy has relinquished 1029 km2 of its tenure over 24 properties east of Middlemount on Marlborough-Sarina Road in the Bowen Basin. Arrow CEO Andrew Faulkner said the relinquishments were part of Arrow’s program of providing certainty to landholders where exploration had confirmed there was no commercially-viable gas. “Arrow has been exploring the authority to […]

  • 12 October 2011

      Concentric Energy Advisors, Inc. (“Concentric”) announced that Jane P. Michalek has joined the firm as Vice President. Ms. Michalek has over 30 years of experience in the domestic and international natural gas and LNG industries. She has served in operating, commercial, and business development functions throughout her career. Ms. Michalek held executive positions in […]

  • 12 July 2013

    Dr Patricia Petersen, Leader of the Australian Independents, said that her party is committed to Maryborough cane farmers receiving a further $10 million in direct funding. Dr Petersen also said that the Australian Independents were fighting to ensure that the port at Bundaberg, which was damaged by flood, is repaired as soon as possible, to […]

  • 8 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Heron Construction Co. recently completed stage one of the Next Generation Capital Dredging on Port Otago allowing large container ships like the Laust Maersk to make full use of the extra channel depth to carry more cargo. The port’s TSHD “New Era” dredged the sand and Heron Construction’s backhoe ‘Kimihia’ dredged the silty and rocky […]

  • 28 December 2011

      A boat with 116 suspected asylum seekers and two crew members was intercepted north of Christmas Island by Australian Navy. HMAS Maryborough provided assistance to the vessel following a request by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Michael Keenan, opposition border protection spokesman, stated that this incident proves that Labor government has been avoiding to […]

  • 6 July 2006

    TWO navy patrol boats, to be named Glenelg and Maryborough will be built at Fremantle and then based at Dampier to protect the North West shelf. Defence Minister Brendan Nelson said today that the boats will be built at Austal’s Henderson shipyard near Fremantle by Austal and the Defence Maritime Services. Dr Nelson said the […]

  • 30 November 2010

    Adelaide Energy Ltd (ADE) announced on 12 January 2010 the execution of an Agreement for the purchase of interests in 3 permits in Queensland’s Maryborough Basin. After extensive dealings with various Native Title groups and Queensland Government regulators over the course of 2010, ADE is pleased to announce that is has now completed the purchase […]

  • 29 May 2015
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    NNMREC, together with NOAA, will be performing a current survey throughout Puget Sound, Washington, US, to ensure the accuracy of tidal current predictions. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOOA) through its Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services (CO-OPS) will be performing a current survey throughout Puget Sound over the next three years. The observations […]

  • 5 March 2020
    Research & Development

    The newest Commonwealth member country, Maldives, has joined Seychelles to launch a joint scientific expedition to investigate unexplored depths of the Indian Ocean. The research mission, known as ‘First Descent: Midnight Zone’, was officially launched at the Commonwealth headquarters at Marlborough House. Led by the UK research institute Nekton, the goal is to boost the […]

  • 31 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    The UK-based Sound Energy has issued 129.4 million shares aiming to raise £2.75 million ($3.56 million) as it pushes forward with its Moroccan LNG project.

  • 1 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Sound Oil plc, a Mediterranean-focused upstream gas company, announced on Thursday that the change of its registered name to “Sound Energy plc” has become effective.  The company says that its ordinary shares will continue to trade on AIM under its existing TIDM of “SOU” and ISIN and SEDOL numbers will also remain unchanged. James Parsons, […]

  • 22 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Consultants working for the City of Bellingham will begin a second round of sediment sampling this week for a cleanup site in Bellingham Bay. The consultant will use a boat to collect samples from 19 in-water locations around the South State Street Manufactured Gas Plant site near Boulevard Park. The work is part of a […]

  • 8 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Kongsberg Maritime will deliver the latest version of its leading Engine Room Simulator (ERS), K-Sim Engine, to a new Applied Technology Facility at the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) in New Zealand. Taking place in June 2014, this will be the first Kongsberg Maritime ERS delivery to a customer in New Zealand but one […]

  • 1 April 2011

      Blue Energy Limited announced that it has executed a private placement with three institutional investors, to raise $6 million by the issue of 75 million ordinary fully paid shares, at $0.08 per share. Following the announcement on 1 March 2011 of a doubling of total discovered gas in place (GIP) volume in Blue Energy’s […]