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  • 18 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The EPA Decision-making Committee has released its decision on the application by Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd for a marine consent for its iron sand mining project in the South Taranaki Bight. The Decision-making Committee has refused consent. In its decision the Committee said the major reason was uncertainty around the scope and significance of the potential […]

  • 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, […]

  • 1 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    A report by the Cawthron Institute shows there are likely to be a good number of important habitats in and around the area where Trans Tasman Resources re-applied for a marine licence to mine the seabed. “That a new report shows plenty of marine life in the South Taranaki Bight in the area a seabed mining […]

  • 15 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Decision-making Committee appointed by the Environmental Protection Authority to consider an application by Trans-Tasman Resources to mine ironsand off the Taranaki Bight has announced an extension to its deliberations. The committee, which began its consideration of the application following the formal closure of the hearing on May 31, will now deliver its decision to […]

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Decision-making Committee, appointed by the Board of the Environmental Protection Authority to decide a marine consent application by Trans-Tasman Resources (TTR), has granted consent, subject to conditions, for the company to mine iron sands off the South Taranaki Bight. However, members of the Decision-making Committee did not agree in the final deliberations. Namely, Committee […]

  • 13 April 2010

    A small company with giant aspirations says it could develop a billion-dollar ironsands dredging business within a few years off the west coast of the North Island. It may seek hundreds of millions of dollars from investors to develop the project, which would be a New Zealand first. Trial mining could be possible within three […]

  • 28 August 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    The New Zealand High Court has decided to uphold Kiwis Against Seabed Mining and Greenpeace appeal against the Environmental Protection Agency’s granting of a consent to Trans Tasman Resources to mine the seabed in the South Taranaki Bight. “This is a victory for the thousands of people who have protested and the 13,000 who made submissions […]

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Decision Making Committee (DMC), appointed by the Board of the Environmental Protection Authority to decide a marine consent application by Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd (TTR), has granted consent, subject to conditions, for the company to mine iron sands off the South Taranaki Bight. The Environmental Protection Authority’s (EPA) DMC decision is the first approval for […]

  • 14 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Chatham Rock Phosphate Managing Director Chris Castle is delighted at the quality and number of submissions in support of its Marine Consent application to the Environmental Protection Authority to extract phosphate nodules from the seabed on the Chatham Rise at the rate of 30 sq km a year. While a final analysis of the submissions […]

  • 5 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Chatham Rock Phosphate has advised the Environmental Protection Authority that it will remove the eastern end of application area covered by prospecting permit 55967, comprising 4,985 km2 and representing about half the total, so the area for which marine consent is being applied now totals 5,207 km2. “Reducing the size of the Company’s application area will […]

  • 17 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

      Axin Limited and Huawei Marine announced the finalization of a survey agreement for the trans-Tasman Optikor Network. The survey to be launched is a critical element of the project, as the data collected will allow Huawei Marine to deploy a system properly designed for the changing conditions along the route and the information received […]

  • 20 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Telstra will be a consortium partner in a project with Telecom New Zealand and Vodafone New Zealand to build a new undersea telecommunications cable linking Auckland and Sydney. Design of the new Tasman Global Access Cable is expected to be finalized in the new few months, and when fully laid in mid/late 2014 will span […]

  • 14 September 2011

    Developing a strong NSW gas industry will reduce energy price hikes, and lower greenhouse gas emissions, according to an ACIL Tasman study presented to the NSW Government today. The report: Economic significance of coal seam gas in New South Wales was commissioned by the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) and included in APPEA’s […]

  • 7 March 2012

      PortNews reports that the head of Rostransmodernizatsiya said the authorities of Temryuk municipality have held public hearings on new Taman Port project. Igor Freydin, Director General of “Directorate of the State Customer to Implement the Federal Program “Modernization of Transport System of Russia” (Rostransmodernizatsiya) said the agency is the customer-developer of the port of […]

  • 18 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks’ (part of Nokia) specialised subsea cable ship ‘Ile de Re’ has arrived in Auckland, en route to the middle of the Tasman Sea where it will continue laying the final section of the Tasman Global Access (TGA) subsea cable. Telecommunications companies Spark, Vodafone and Telstra are investing approximately $100 million to build the TGA […]

  • 7 March 2012

    PortNews reports that the head of Rostransmodernizatsiya said the authorities of Temryuk municipality have held public hearings on new Taman Port project. Igor Freydin, Director General of “Directorate of the State Customer to Implement the Federal Program “Modernization of Transport System of Russia” (Rostransmodernizatsiya) said the agency is the customer-developer of the port of Taman […]

  • 11 June 2007

    The great Trans Tasman rivalry between Australian supermaxi Wild Oats XI and her near sistership Alfa Romeo, from New Zealand, has resumed, this time at the Giraglia Rolex Cup off St Tropez, and it was first blood to the kiwis by the narrowest of margins.

  • 22 April 2013
    Business & Finance

      Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. – Philippines (HHIC-Phil Inc.) has reached yet another milestone when it held the simultaneous unveiling of two newly-built bulk carriers in its modern 30-hectare shipyard in Redondo Peninsula on Tuesday, April 16th. The vessels, named after famous explorers Christopher Columbus and Abel Tasman, were the seventh and […]

  • 22 April 2013

    Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. – Philippines (HHIC-Phil Inc.) has reached yet another milestone when it held the simultaneous unveiling of two newly-built bulk carriers in its modern 30-hectare shipyard in Redondo Peninsula on Tuesday, April 16th. The vessels, named after famous explorers Christopher Columbus and Abel Tasman, were the seventh and eighth […]

  • 5 December 2011

    The NSW Government’s continuation of its fraccing moratorium is a bad decision for the state says the peak body representing Australia’s oil and gas industry. The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association’s Chief Operating Officer – Eastern Australia, Rick Wilkinson, said: “Not only is this a moratorium on economic growth at a time of significant […]

  • 16 December 2007

    New Zealand’s super maxi Maximus, one of the favourites for line honours in this year’s Sydney to Hobart yacht race, has pulled out with a badly damaged keel. Yesterday morning when the boat was sailing from Auckland the crew called a PAN PAN, after a diver had gone overboard and found the complex keel mechanism […]

  • 12 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Tasmania has won the bid to host Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (AWTEC) 2020.