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  • 2 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Government of Canada today awarded a $5.3 million contract to Milestone Environmental Contracting Inc. (Milestone ENV) to restore the environmental health of Victoria’s Middle Harbor sea bed by removing hazardous chemicals in sediments found in Transport Canada-owned harbor near the Laurel Point Park.‎ The cleanup work will begin in November 2017 and is expected […]

  • 14 September 2012

    Canada’s efforts to demonstrate world leadership in tidal energy research and technology are taking a significant step forward, as Ocean Networks Canada’s Centre of Enterprise and Engagement (ONCCEE) partners with researchers and industry to design and install the world’s first cabled underwater monitoring platform specifically for extreme, high-flow tide conditions. ONCCEE, based at the University […]

  • 14 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Canada’s efforts to demonstrate world leadership in tidal energy research and technology are taking a significant step forward, as Ocean Networks Canada’s Centre of Enterprise and Engagement (ONCCEE) partners with researchers and industry to design and install the world’s first cabled underwater monitoring platform specifically for extreme, high-flow tide conditions. ONCCEE, based at the University […]

  • 17 August 2011

    Two rescue launches operated by the Armed Forces of Malta have returned to service after a €1.5m upgrade in the Italian shipyard where they were built. The white-painted Victoria class launches, called Melita I and Melita II, were brought back to service in a short ceremony at Haywharf. AFM officials explained that the upgrade had […]

  • 24 January 2014

    The Port of Hastings Development Authority has hit the ground running this year with summer seagrass, water quality and water bird sampling underway, announced Minister for Ports David Hodgett. “We have got a busy year head for the Port of Hastings container expansion project and we are getting on with undertaking the necessary environmental studies […]

  • 11 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Government has proposed 750 per cent rent increase for DP World’s Melbourne terminal. According to Shipping Australia Ltd,  this will lead to a downturn in trade through Port of Melbourne, which is still trying to recover from the hit of the introduction of the Port Licence Fee in 2012. “This looks like another […]

  • 8 August 2012

    Minister for Environment and Climate Change Ryan Smith has announced that Portarlington’s beach renourishment project will commence in mid-August and be completed by late September. The project is part of the Victorian Coalition Government’s $9.54 million Protection of the Port Phillip Beaches and Foreshore Program which is funding renourishment projects at high priority beaches around […]

  • 10 November 2015

    BioPower Systems has completed the final preparation of the bioWAVE wave energy device. The unit is ready for installation offshore Victoria, Australia. It will be loaded onto the transport vessel, and moved to the deployment site near Port Fairy, the company wrote in a statement. The deployment is scheduled to occur in early December. The […]

  • 4 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Completion of the world’s largest deep-sea tsunami array, new instruments to improve marine safety in the Strait of Georgia, and the first subsea instrument platform in the Arctic—these are three exciting developments underway at the University of Victoria’s world–leading Ocean Networks Canada Observatory. Today, the governments of Canada and British Columbia announced a total of […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance

      Regional producers are set to be major beneficiaries of the $1.2 billion expansion of the Port of Melbourne announced by Premier Ted Baillieu and Minister for Ports Denis Napthine on Tuesday. Dr Napthine said the construction of a new container terminal at Webb Dock and the expansion of the existing container terminals at Swanson […]

  • 9 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Coastal research cruises will get a little greener next year, after a former Canadian Coast Guard vessel is transformed into North America’s first hybrid fuel cell and plug-in “green” ship. The University of Victoria’s new ship will be used for coastal ocean research and service cruises for both VENUS and NEPTUNE Canada. This dream, many […]

  • 4 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Annual harbor dredging and beach works are set to take place in Lyme Regis this week. The works will be carried out between 7 and 13 April when the tides are at one of their lowest points in the year. Works are restricted to these dates as tide levels dictate the amount of access hired […]

  • 15 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Cooper Energy has signed a binding gas sales agreement with EnergyAustralia for the Sole gas field, off Australia, and moved a step closer to the project’s final investment decision (FID).  The company said on Wednesday that the agreement is for the supply of 5 PJ per annum from the Sole gas field for a minimum of […]

  • 21 January 2015

    Australia’s Origin Energy Limited today announced that the Speculant-1 exploration well, which spudded at 04.00 hours EST on 23 September 2014, had reached total depth of 4,917m MDRT (Measured Depth Below Rotary Table). As announced on December 9, 2014, the Speculant-1 exploration well had encountered potentially commercial quantities of gas in primary target Waarre Formation […]

  • 21 February 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Development of Australia’s first offshore wind farm, the 2GW Star of the South, has been stalled by Energy Minister Angus Taylor’s failure to sign off on an exploration license allowing a detailed assessment of the wind resource to commence, according to the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA). The Department of the Environment and Energy confirmed […]

  • 16 July 2012
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The Federal Minister for Resources and Energy, Martin Ferguson AM MP, announced a $5.6 million grant for BioPower Systems’ $15 million bioWAVE Pilot Demonstration Project off the coast of Victoria. These funds add to the $5 million recently awarded to the project by the Victorian Government, confirming all funds required to complete the project are now […]

  • 8 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Beach Energy has awarded Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) a contract to supply subsea production systems for its Victorian Otway Basin development project located in offshore Victoria, Australia. The contract was awarded in the first quarter of 2019 and includes medium water horizontal Xmas trees and associated subsea control Semstar5 systems, in addition to […]

  • 28 June 2019

    Australian utility AGL Energy has delayed the start of operations at its Crib Point liquefied natural gas import project in Victoria to the second half of the financial year 2022. 

  • 23 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Australian P&O Cruises’ latest cruise ship Pacific Eden visited Melbourne while deployed on its maiden voyage, ahead of its debut Victorian season next year. Pacific Eden’s visit today is part of its inaugural Australian cruise, a 10-night itinerary which departed Fremantle on November 15. The next call is Sydney where it will be officially named with sister ship […]

  • 8 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Australian utility AGL Energy remains committed to its liquefied natural gas (LNG) import jetty and pipeline project at Crib Point, Victoria.

  • 29 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Ocean energy company, BioPower Systems (BPS), has completed the construction and onshore testing of a 250kW bioWAVE pilot demonstration unit. The project is supported by an $11 million grant from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), a $5 million grant from the Victorian Government and $5 million equity from BPS. The bioWAVE comprises a 26-metre […]

  • 24 October 2016

    Australian LNG player Santos agreed to sell its Victorian assets to Cooper Energy for a price of up to A$82 million (Approx. US$62.5 million).