Search results for: Taranaki

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  • 1 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Taranaki Regional Council today released a new report on sensitive habitats and threatened species in the Taranaki coastal marine area. According to KASM, the report shows plenty of marine life in the South Tarankai Bight in the area a seabed mining company wants to dig up. The report, commissioned by the Taranaki Regional Council and prepared by the Cawthron Institute, […]

  • 10 April 2020
    Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    A regional development agency from Taranaki, New Zealand, has published a paper on the offshore wind potential in the waters off Taranaki coast.

  • 6 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges announced the award of ten new oil and gas exploration permits as a result of Block Offer 2013. The permits include five onshore permits across Taranaki and the East Coast and five offshore permits across the Reinga-Northland, Taranaki, and Great South-Canterbury Basins. Collectively the permits represent approximately $62 million […]

  • 24 October 2007

    Oil recovered from the Taranaki coast appears to be similar to oil produced from the Tui Area Development, Australian Worldwide Exploration Ltd. (AWE) said quoting informal advice from the Taranaki Regional Council.

  • 21 December 2017

    Westside New Zealand Limited has been granted one 12-year offshore permit in the Taranaki Basin, offshore New Zealand. The permit PEP 60402 has an area of 547 square kilometers. The new petroleum exploration permit has been granted as part of Block Offer 2017. This was the only permit awarded in the offer. According to the New Zealand […]

  • 11 December 2012

    New Zealand Oil & Gas has been awarded two new exploration permits from the New Zealand Government’s 2012 Blocks Offer. The new exploration permits for two block covering around 635 square kilometres. The blocks awarded are 12TAR- 07 (PEP 54867), located onshore Taranaki and 12TAR-08 (PEP54857) situated offshore Taranaki.  Chief Executive Andrew Knight said:  “The […]

  • 23 May 2011

    The big drillship Noble Discoverer berthed at Port Taranaki today for repairs following the incident in stormy seas off Taranaki three … (daily-news) [mappress] Source:daily-news , May 23, 2011;

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cue advises that it has been awarded a new exploration permit in the Taranaki Basin in New Zealand’s offshore waters. Cue has been successful in a bid for a 20% interest together with Todd Exploration (80%) interest in permit PEP 54865 which lies immediately adjacent to PEP 51313 and the Maari and Manaia oil fields […]

  • 9 December 2014

    New Zealand’s Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges today announced the award of 15 new oil and gas exploration permits as a result of Block Offer 2014. Block Offer 2014 includes six onshore permits across the Taranaki, West Coast and East Coast basins, and nine offshore permits across the Reinga-Northland, Taranaki, and Pegasus basins. Collectively […]

  • 28 December 2018

    Oil major Shell has completed the sale of its shares in Shell entities in New Zealand to OMV for $578 million.

  • 10 June 2011

    New Zealand’s offshore exclusive economic zone (EEZ) should be considered the North Sea of the Southern Hemisphere, a leading scientist … By Rob Maetzig Taranaki Daily News [mappress] Source: Taranaki Daily News , June 10, 2011;

  • 2 July 2006

    Fitzroy Engineering estimates Taranaki might secure as much as $200 million of work from the nearly $1 billion Kupe gasfield project. Kupe joint venture owners announced on Thursday they were going ahead with the development. It has been estimated to cost $980 million and deliver 253 petajoules of gas, 14.7 million barrels of oil and […]

  • 31 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    DOF Subsea​, a subsidiary of DOF ASA​ advises that it has secured a campaign of work in the New Zealand Taranaki Basin for the new build DSV Skandi Singapore for an undisclosed sum. The vessel will mobilise for New Zealand on completion of the current work program in Indonesia for Conoco Philips. Work in the […]

  • 4 October 2006

    The location of a potential Liquefied Natural Gas project in New Zealand has been confirmed as Port Taranaki. Port Taranaki has been selected as the preferred site for the LNG import site ahead of Northport near Whangarei. Contact Energy and Genesis Energy are considering importing LNG to meet the country’s rising energy needs, as the […]

  • 4 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cue Energy Resources Limited announces that acquisition of the Maari 3D seismic survey has commenced in permits PMP 38160 and PEP 51313 in the offshore Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. The survey comprises 254 sq km of seismic data and is being recorded with the survey vessel Polarcus Alima. The survey will provide new data […]

  • 31 July 2006

    Main contracts have been awarded for the development of the Maari oil field, 35km south of the Maui gasfield, in Taranaki. The operator, OMV New Zealand, with a 69 per cent share, and its partners Todd Maari Ltd (16 per cent), Horizon Oil International Ltd (10 per cent) and Cue Taranaki Pty Ltd (5 per […]

  • 12 December 2012

    Cue Energy has been awarded a new exploration permit in the Taranaki Basin in New Zealand’s offshore waters. Cue has been successful in a bid for a 20% interest together with Todd Exploration (80%) interest in permit PEP 54865 which lies immediately adjacent to PEP 51313 and the Maari and Manaia oil fields in the […]

  • 11 April 2005

    The dredging and deepening of Westgate’s Port Taranaki is being welcomed by many shipping companies. That is the assessment of Westgate’s CEO Roy Weaver, who says with ship sizes increasing at a rapid pace and expectations for them to get even bigger in the future, it is necessary for the port to be deepened. Roy […]

  • 8 April 2005

    Chinese and Saudi Arabian interests, with billions of dollars at their disposal, are behind moves to establish a sand-mining industry based in Taranaki. Representatives are in the region holding behind-the-scenes meetings with various parties over the industry, which they say has the potential to be one of New Zealand’s biggest export earners. If the proposal […]

  • 5 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd  announces that acquisition of the Te Whatu and Pungarehu 2D Seismic Surveys has commenced in permits PEP 51313 and PEP 51149 in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. The Te Whatu survey comprises 636 km of 2D seismic data and is being acquired with the Seabird Exploration vessel M/V Aquila Explorer. […]

  • 16 December 2010
    Business & Finance

      Canadian listed, New Zealand oil and gas producer TAG Oil Ltd. , announced today that the Company has completed the acquisition of a 20% interest in offshore exploration Permit PEP 52181, which covers a 42,379-acre area in the main Taranaki oil and gas discovery fairway. PEP 52181, operated by a subsidiary of Australian-based Roc […]

  • 21 November 2005

    The first offshore oil field ever to be developed in New Zealand, off the coast of Taranaki has been given the green light.