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Nova Scotia calls for bids on three offshore parcels

The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB), an offshore regulator, has issued its Call for Bids ...

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Exxon, Encana take HNZ's helis for Canadian ops

Helicopter transportation services provider HNZ Group has secured a new, multi-year contract to provide helicopter ...

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Nova Scotia invests in its offshore potential

The Government of Canadian province Nova Scotia has chosen petroleum consultancy firm Beicip-Franlab to develop a ...

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Shell ditches Nova Scotia wildcat

Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has completed drilling operations at the Monterey Jack well, offshore Nova Scotia.  The ...

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Shell hits dust in exploration well off Canada

Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has failed to find commercial hydrocarbons at its first exploration well in the ...

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Shell to keep on drilling off Nova Scotia

Offshore regulator, the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB), has permitted Shell Canada to resume ...

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BP stalls drilling plans offshore Nova Scotia

Oil major BP has reportedly decided to delay its oil exploration project offshore Nova Scotia.  According ...

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Shell in drillship incident after storm off Nova Scotia

Severe weather has caused trouble for the oil major Shell’s drilling operations offshore Nova Scotia. Namely, ...

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Tougher regulations for oil firms operating off Nova Scotia

The government of Canada’s province Nova Scotia has informed that new regulations that strengthen ...

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WWF: 'Shell given licence to spill oil offshore Canada'

Shell’s $1 billion exploration program in the Shelburne Basin, about 250 kilometers off southwestern Nova ...

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'Stena IceMAX' to work on Shell's $1B program (Canada)

Stena IceMAX Drillship, owned by the UK company Stena Drilling, arrived in the Nova Scotia’s waters on Tuesday. The ...

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Go-ahead to Shell for drilling offshore Nova Scotia

Canada’s Environment Minister, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, has announced yesterday, June 15, 2015, that ...

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Encana halts Deep Panuke production

The production from the Encana Corporation’s Deep Panuke platform, located offshore Nova Scotia, has been ...

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Woodside farms into Nova Scotia blocks

Woodside has finalised an agreement with BP to farm into offshore blocks in the Scotian Basin, located off the ...

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Petrofac in ultra-deepwater deal with Nova Scotia

Petrofac has been awarded a contract to work with the Government of Nova Scotia to help it identify the best way ...

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Nova Scotia introduces offshore liability legislation

Nova Scotia Government introduced legislation yesterday, October 7, to ensure greater accountability for companies ...

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Canada: Government’s Offshore Health and Safety Act ...

The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic ...

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Scottish energy firms eyeing Nova Scotia offshore acreage

Opportunities for Scottish energy firms to partner with the oil and gas market in Nova Scotia, Canada, will be the ...

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Nova Scotia allocates $12M for offshore geoscience research

Nova Scotia yesterday welcomed BP Exploration Canada's fleet of 10 exploration vessels to kick off one of the ...

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CNSOPB issues Call for Bids for four parcels (Nova Scotia)

The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board has issued Call for Bids NS14-1. This Call consists of four parcels ...

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Shell Prepares For Seismic Acquisition Offshore N. ...

Nova Scotia, one of Canada’s three Maritime provinces, welcomed Shell Canada exploration vessels Saturday, ...

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