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  • 28 May 2010

    A new research report launched by the Minister for Tourism Martin Ferguson has highlighted the potential of cruise ships to drive tourism growth in the northern Australian city of Darwin. The Australian cruise ship industry had a record year in 2008-09, with both cruise ships and visitors to ports increasing.

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    HMAS Darwin has again intercepted a suspected drug smuggling vessel operating in international waters, seizing 786 kilograms of narcotics with an estimated street value of $30 million. Darwin’s boarding parties boarded the suspicious dhow in the Arabian Sea and spent approximately 23 hours searching for and uncovering the drugs. Darwin’s Commanding Officer, Commander Terry Morrison, […]

  • 29 July 2014

    Darwin LNG said that flaring occurred between Monday 28 July and Tuesday 29 July at the Darwin LNG terminal as part of operations of the Wickham Point facility in Darwin, Northern Territory. The marine flare located at the Darwin LNG Jetty flared ‘boil-off’ from the Darwin LNG tank as part of planned maintenance to the plant. Boil-off is […]

  • 16 April 2015

    Toll Group said it has officially opened its offshore logistics base in Darwin for the multi-billion dollar Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG project.

  • 13 November 2012
    Technology

    A ground-breaking Memorandum of Understanding to create the world’s first tropical environment focussed tidal energy research centre in Darwin has been signed by Tenax Energy Pty Ltd (“Tenax Energy”) and Charles Darwin University (CDU).  The Testing Centre (and associated Pilot Plant), is the first step towards delivering affordable tidal energy to Darwin by the end […]

  • 13 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A ground-breaking Memorandum of Understanding to create the world’s first tropical environment focussed tidal energy research centre in Darwin has been signed by Tenax Energy Pty Ltd (“Tenax Energy”) and Charles Darwin University (CDU). The Testing Centre (and associated Pilot Plant), is the first step towards delivering affordable tidal energy to Darwin by the end […]

  • 13 November 2012
    Technology

    A ground-breaking Memorandum of Understanding to create the world’s first tropical environment focussed tidal energy research centre in Darwin has been signed by Tenax Energy Pty Ltd (“Tenax Energy”) and Charles Darwin University (CDU).  The Testing Centre (and associated Pilot Plant), is the first step towards delivering affordable tidal energy to Darwin by the end […]

  • 15 May 2014

    HMAS Darwin operating in the Indian Ocean in international waters, 40 nautical miles off the east coast of Somalia, intercepted a suspected drug smuggling dhow on 13 May 2014, seizing 449 kilograms of heroin with an estimated street value of $132 million dollars. Darwin’s Commanding Officer, Commander Terry Morrison, said the seizure removed a major […]

  • 16 April 2015

    Toll Group said it has officially opened its offshore logistics base in Darwin for the multi-billion dollar Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG project.

  • 12 March 2010

    A massive Dutch ship retracing the main exploratory voyage of Charles Darwin will visit Perth this weekend. The Randstad Clipper Stad Amsterdam – a historical reconstruction of a mid-19th century clipper ship – will anchor at Fremantle on Sunday as part of its worldwide odyssey to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth.

  • 16 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    While patrolling in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa, Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS Darwin provided emergency medical assistance for a heart attack victim on a French fishing vessel. The French Fishing Vessel (FV) Cape Saint Vincent called for assistance late on the night of the 10th of April. The French Joint Headquarters […]

  • 2 September 2011
    Vessels

    The largest ever ship is scheduled to visit Darwin Harbour 10 September 2011 on its maiden voyage. The Energy Horizon, operated by the Tokyo Gas Group, has very impressive stats at over 300 metres long and 52 metres wide; she is over 10 metres longer and 3 metres wider than the Gas Ships that frequently […]

  • 7 March 2016

    A large contraband of weapons was uncovered and seized following the boarding of a small fishing style vessel approximately 170 nautical miles off the coast of Oman by the Australian ship HMAS Darwin, deployed as a part of Combined Task Force (CTF150). The seized vessel was heading towards the Somalia coast.  After conducting a flag […]

  • 28 February 2018

    Borders & Southern, a UK-based oil and gas exploration company with offshore assets in the Falkland Islands, is optimistic about its Darwin assets following an independent resource review.

  • 29 October 2012

    Fairfield Energy, a North Sea-focused independent oil and gas company,  announced that the first well of a three well campaign in the Darwin area spudded on 23 October. The well is being drilled from the Ocean Nomad and is operated by Fairfield. The Darwin area includes the southern end of Block 211/27a (previously known as […]

  • 29 April 2015
    Project & Tenders

    ASCO Group said it will manage the operations and maintenance logistics and supply base in Australia for Shell’s 5.3 mtpa FLNG facility, which will be located in the Prelude gas field in the Browse Basin, situated about 800 kilometres west of Darwin. The Prelude project’s Darwin onshore supply base is located within the East Arm Logistics […]

  • 29 July 2013

    Darwin Port Corporation issued a notice about the commencement of a maintenance program at the Darwin LNG loading jetty at Wickham Point. ConocoPhillips Pipeline Australia, operator of the Darwin LNG facility, will manage a program of remedial works to ensure the ongoing integrity of the jetty pylons. The jetty remedial works program is anticipated to […]

  • 6 March 2017

    Shipping operations have been resumed in Port of Darwin, northern Australia, following the passing of a tropical low, GAC informed.   The tropical low was expected to develop into a tropical cyclone, affecting Darwin and Wyndham ports. On March 4, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology  (BOM) said that the cyclone warning was extended to coastal areas of […]

  • 18 April 2014

    Toll Group has started works on the offshore logistics base it is constructing for Inpex’s Ichthys LNG project. Northern Territory Chief Minister Adam Giles joined Toll Global Resources CEO David Jackson and Inpex Director, Corporate Coordination Hitoshi Okawa for the official ground breaking ceremony in Darwin. Toll will construct and operate the base, on a […]

  • 2 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    The largest ever ship is scheduled to visit Darwin Harbour 10 September 2011 on its maiden voyage. The Energy Horizon, operated by the Tokyo Gas Group, has very impressive stats at over 300 metres long and 52 metres wide; she is over 10 metres longer and 3 metres wider than the Gas Ships that frequently […]

  • 21 September 2017
    Vessels

    The ConocoPhillips-operated Darwin LNG plant in Australia has shipped its 600th cargo of the chilled fuel since it started ops back in 2005. The 154,800-cbm Amadi liquefied natural gas carrier loaded the milestone cargo and left the Darwin LNG facility at Wickham Point last week, ConocoPhillips said in a statement through its social media channels. The […]

  • 16 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Australia’s Santos said Thursday it had signed a letter of intent to sell a 12.5 per cent stake in the Barossa project to Japan’s LNG trading giant JERA. The Barossa gas field in northern Australia is being developed to secure feed gas for the Darwin LNG plant in which JERA already has a 6.1 per […]