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  • Acting on the Wells Inquiry

    Since January, a 15-person team has been busy finding ways to implement the recommendations of the Wells Inquiry into offshore helicopter ...

  • New Arctic centre for C-CORE

    C-CORE is getting a new, $17-million centre to carry out long-term research on ways to develop Arctic resources.Over five years, the Centre for ...

  • Digging a better trench

    Petroleum Research Atlantic Canada (PRAC) has a new lease on life, thanks in part to research and development spending rules introduced seven ...

  • Husky assessing rig damage

    Husky Energy, operator of the White Rose oilfield, is assessing the damage to equipment onboard the drill rig GSF Grand Banks following a weekend ...

  • Where science meets art

    A Corner Brook artist’s forensic facial reconstruction of a missing First World War soldier will find a permanent home in the Canadian War Museum ...

  • Rambler hunting for gold

    Rambler Metals and Mining is busily looking for new ways to feed its Nugget Pond gold mill on the Baie Verte Peninsula. To do it, Rambler has ...

  • Upping the coverage

    The impact of the BP oil spill in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico was felt as far away as the provincial energy corporation offices in St. John’s when ...

  • Vale awards $600-M contract

    A consortium of four companies landed the largest contract to date at the Vale nickel processing plant in Long Harbour — a $600-million, two-year ...

  • Vulcan turning to potash

    A chance potash and salt discovery while hunting for oil and gas on Newfoundland’s west coast is destined to become a new exploration target for ...

  • Fortis passed on Lower Churchill

    It was the last question at Fortis’s annual shareholder meeting Friday morning and it was a doozy — why isn’t the “most spectacularly ...