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  • Terra Nova oilfield to shut down for maintenance

    The Terra Nova oilfield will shut down May 30, barring poor weather, for a scheduled round of maintenance and regulatory inspections. ...

  • Hydromet is VBNC's first choice

    Voiseys Bay Nickel Co. (VBNC) says technical challenges are what developing a new hydrometallurgical technology is all about. VBNC says its first ...

  • Research a fact of life

    Husky Energy says local research and development is the key to working in the harsh environment that is home to the provinces offshore oilfields. ...

  • Drilling delayed

    The earliest ConocoPhillips Canada can drill its first exploration well off Newfoundlands south coast is 2009. The company says the lack of ...

  • Muscled out of the market

    When Cornelius and Kay Korpel started selling pet food and supplies 30 years ago, Doko Ltd. was a one-of-a-kind, family-owned specialty store. ...

  • FPI sale in legal net

    The sale of FPI Ltd. assets is in the hands of the lawyers.FPI reached non-binding agreements over the weekend with Newfoundland-based Ocean ...

  • $3.3M to be spent on mine site cleanup

    The provincial government is preparing to clean up a pair of abandoned, contaminated minesites on the Baie Verte Peninsula to the tune of $10.1 ...

  • Over $1 billion expected in royalties

    Hard on the heels of last year's oil budget is a second one. The province is banking on all three oilfields producing trouble-free and crude ...

  • Terra Nova hits payout

    The Terra Nova oilfield is once again pumping royalties into provincial coffers at the 30 per cent rate. Petro-Canada, operator of the Terra ...

  • Eirik Raude clews up at Orphan Basin

    With the drilling of a deepwater well at the Orphan Basin completed last week, the rig Eirik Raude is on its way to the Marystown shipyard. ...