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  • 1 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) has updated its most likely reserve estimate today for the Hibernia Field. Last updated in 2006 at 1244 million barrels of oil, the reserve for the entire Hibernia Field is now estimated by the C-NLOPB to be 1395 million barrels of oil, an increase of 151 million […]

  • 17 July 2017

    A Cougar helicopter carrying crew from an offshore installation in Canada had trouble landing at the St. John’s airport last week. According to the Canadian offshore safety body CNLOPB, on July 13, 2017, Suncor Energy reported that while on final approach for landing at St. John’s airport, from the Terra Nova FPSO, Cougar Flight 421 […]

  • 18 July 2016

    Canadian oil and gas company Husky Energy last week spilled hydraulic fluid into the environment offshore Canada. According to Canada-Newfoundland & Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (CNLOB), Husky Energy on July 15, 2016, reported an unauthorized discharge which resulted in the impairment of safety critical equipment on the Henry Goodrich semi-submersible drilling rig. CNLOBP says around 1800 […]

  • 15 March 2019

    Canadian offshore safety authorities have informed that Suncor was in a “near miss” incident aboard it Terra Nova FPSO in the Atlantic Ocean after a potentially fatal drop of a grease drum from a lifting basket.

  • 4 August 2010
    Project & Tenders

    The C-NLOPB  that Husky Oil Operations Limited’s White Rose Development Plan Amendment, West White Rose Pilot Scheme, has been approved. The proposed pilot scheme is an amendment to the existing White Rose Development Plan (Decision 2001.01). The objective of the pilot scheme is to obtain additional information on the West White Rose pool and to […]

  • 8 July 2019

    Canadian oil firm Husky Energy is preparing to install a replacement flowline connector at the White Rose Field.

  • 6 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    The C-NLOPB is responding to criticisms made in the media recently in relation to spill reporting. The C-NLOPB received notification from Suncor on March 28 of a 26,400 litre spill of synthetic based mud (SBM) from the MODU Henry Goodrich to which Suncor, the Operator, responded immediately. The Board has commenced an investigation based on […]

  • 20 January 2014

    Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) has informed Canadian authorities that they have stopped the oil leak from its Hibernia platform. According to the C-NLOPB, HMDC estimates the volume leaked from the Northern Offshore Loading System (OLS) to be 6,000 litres. HMDC has reported that the leak stopped on January 1, 2014. “The C-NLOPB […]

  • 9 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) announced a call for nominations of lands in the offshore area from industry stakeholders to be considered for a possible call for bids in 2011. Call for Nominations NL10-01 provides instruction on the maximum and minimum parcel size for nominating lands, and the administrative procedures for the […]

  • 22 July 2019

    Oil production from the Hibernia platform remains shut

  • 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 […]

  • 3 September 2015

    Canadian energy company Husky Energy has reported a major gas release from subsea equipment in the Southern Drill Center of its White Rose Field. The field is located in the Jeanne d’Arc Basin, approximately 350 kilometers southeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. According to Canada-Newfoundland Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB), the gas leak happened […]

  • 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.

  • 24 March 2011
    Business & Finance

    Nathalie Normandeau, Quebec’s natural resources minister, and Christian Paradis, her federal counterpart, are to sign an agreement on offshore oil and gas resources that will give Quebec 100 per cent of revenues from the Old Harry site in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Marie-France Boulay, Normandeau’s press secretary, confirmed Thursday morning that the signing will […]

  • 10 February 2011

      The Transportation Safety Board (TSB) has completed its thorough investigation into the cause and contributing factors behind the crash of Cougar Flight 491. The TSB report provides very valuable insight into the reasons for the accident and the factors that played a role in the tragedy. Arising from the investigation are recommendations for Transport […]

  • 1 June 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation, Safety

    A fire on board Suncor Energy’s Terra Nova FPSO, located offshore Canada, was reported to the Canadian offshore regulator on Saturday.

  • 13 May 2011
    Business & Finance

    C-NLOPB announced the details of the 2011 Calls for Bids in the Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area. Calls for Bids NL11-01 (Area “B” Western Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Region), NL11-02 (Area “C” Flemish Pass/North Central Ridge) and NL11-03 (Area “C” Labrador Offshore Region) will consist of eight parcels, which comprise 1,599,295 hectares. Interested parties will […]

  • 1 August 2019

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

  • 18 May 2017

    Exxon’s giant Hebron platform in Canada, christened back in April, has yet to sail away to its offshore location. During the platform launching ceremony held at Nalcor Energy’s Bull Arm Fabrication site, it was said that the sailaway to the Atlantic waters offshore Canada was “imminent.” It’s been almost a month since then, but the […]

  • 14 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) announced  early steps in an implementation strategy for the Offshore Helicopter Safety Inquiry Phase I Report Recommendations. The report contains 29 recommendations. The C-NLOPB completed its review and accepts 27 of the 29 recommendations in full. Recommendation 12, which calls for an on-going ban on night flights, […]

  • 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 2018

    The C-NLOPB has released the final enquiry report into SeaRose FPSO’s near-miss incident with an iceberg from last year.