No fatalities in 2016 in Australia's offshore industry

The year 2016 was the first since 2005 in Australia’s offshore oil and gas industry without fatalities or ...

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Oil sheen appears near West Tuna platform

Australia’s offshore regulator Nopsema has launched an investigation into the source of an oil sheen that ...

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BP withdraws plans for Great Australian Bight drilling

Oil major BP on Tuesday withdrew its environment plan submissions for the Great Australian Bight exploration ...

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NOPSEMA appoints new head for safety division

Australia’s offshore oil & gas regulator, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management ...

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BP calls it quits on Great Australian Bight drilling project

BP calls it quits on Great Australian Bight drilling project

British oil giant BP has decided to abandon its proposed drilling program in the Great Australian Bight (GAB), ...

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Greenpeace: BP's Bight Plan full of holes

Following yet another delay by the Australian authorities to give approval for BP’s environmental plan for ...

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NOPSEMA further delays decision on BP's Bight drilling plan

Australian oil and gas safety body NOPSEMA on Wednesday requested further information from BP Developments ...

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NOPSEMA needs more time to assess BP's drilling plan

Australia NOPSEMA needs more time to assess BP's drilling plan

Australian oil and gas safety body National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority ...

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APPEA slams proposed anti-drilling bill

APPEA, an organization speaking for the Australian oil and gas industry, has slammed the Green Party’s ...

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Calls against BP's Australian drilling over faulty bolts

Australian Green Party and the environmental organization Greenpeace have called for the national regulators to ...

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BP files second plan for Great Australian Bight drilling

British oil company BP has submitted a second environment plan proposing drilling of two exploration wells in the ...

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BP seeks more time from Australian offshore regulator

Oil giant BP has asked for more time from the Australian offshore petroleum regulator NOPSEMA to re-submit the ...

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NOPSEMA looks into marine incident offshore Australia

Australia’s offshore regulator, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority ...

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Regulator rejects BP's plan for drilling off Australia

Australian offshore petroleum regulator NOPSEMA has once again told BP to modify and resubmit their environment ...

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Australia: BP’s drilling plan hits environmental hurdle

Australian offshore petroleum safety body NOPSEMA has dismissed BP’s environment plan related to a proposed ...

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NOPSEMA needs more time to decide on BP's drilling plans

The National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) informed on Wednesday it ...

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Stena Drilling convicted and fined in fatal rig accident case

Stena Drilling, a drilling contractor, has been convicted and fined over a fatal accident in which two workers died ...

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Australian watchdog NOPSEMA gets new CEO

The Australian Government has appointed Stuart Smith as the new Chief Executive Officer of the National Offshore ...

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Unions want answers on workers’ deaths. Slam ...

Australian offshore safety watchdog NOPSEMA has informed that it has completed investigation into an explosion ...

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CalEnergy gets extension for Pryderi drilling

After securing of the Stena-Clyde floating semi-submersible drilling rig for the drilling of the Pryderi-1 well, ...

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NOPSEMA becomes sole regulator for oil & gas ...

Australia's National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) the sole ...

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