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Australian parties to audit regulator's GAB decision

In the days leading up to the Australian federal election, the Liberal Party of Australia has informed it will ...

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3D Oil receives approval for Dorrigo seismic survey

3D Oil Limited has been awarded environmental approvals from the Commonwealth Statuary National Agency, NOPSEMA, to ...

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Exxon submits more info on Australian well

ExxonMobil has provided more information to NOPSEMA for an Environment Plan for exploration drilling in the ...

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Polarcus gearing up for another Cygnus survey phase

Marine seismic company Polarcus is gearing up for another phase of the Cygnus 3D multi-client seismic survey ...

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NOPSEMA mulls over CarbonNet's appraisal well plan

The Crown in right of Victoria has submitted a new environment plan (EP) for an appraisal well located offshore ...

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NOPSEMA opens comment period for Shell's Crux project

Australia's oil and gas regulator NOPSEMA has released Shell’s Crux offshore project proposal for public comment.

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3D Oil submits proposal for Dorrigo survey off Australia

Oil company 3D Oil has submitted a proposal to Australia's offshore regulator NOPSEMA for the Dorrigo 3D seismic survey.

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Regulator tells Woodside to modify WA-28-P environment plan

Australian oil company Woodside Energy's environment plan for a proposed drilling campaign in the WA-28-P permit ...

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Quadrant Energy applies for Bedout seismic permit

Quadrant Energy has submitted a request to Australia's offshore regulator to undertake a seismic survey in the ...

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Woodside files plan for Achernar drilling (Australia)

Australian oil company Woodside Energy is preparing to start a drilling campaign in the WA-28-P permit north-west ...

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NOPSEMA investigating Ichthys diving incident

NOPSEMA has been conducting an investigation of saturation diving operations on the Ichthys project.

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Woodside's offshore drilling plan gets approval

Australia's oil and gas regulator NOPSEMA has accepted Woodside Energy's environment plan for the operations at ...

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Polarcus gets approval for seismic survey in Australia

Polarcus has secured significant industry prefunding and has been granted the environmental permit for a broadband ...

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PTTEP crew not prepared for oil spill at Montara

Australia’s offshore petroleum safety body NOPSEMA has issued an improvement notice to PTTEP Australasia regarding ...

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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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