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  • Suncor delays trip to dockyard

    The Terra Nova production ship won’t head to a dockyard to have its damaged swivel replaced this summer.Suncor Energy, the operator of the ...

  • Turning the exploration tide

    Third in a three-part series — If the mantra in the real estate world is location, location, location, in the world of offshore oil and ...

  • Exploration in decline

    Second in a three-part seriesThe more exploration wells drilled, the greater the chances of making that next big discovery — something the ...

  • Exploration glory days

    First in a three-part series St. John’s harbour was a rig spotter’s paradise in the 1970s and 1980s — the era of the Hibernia, Terra Nova, ...

  • Hebron GBS pegged at $8.3B

    ExxonMobil has formally submitted its application to develop the Hebron oilfield — outlining heftier production platform costs, an additional ...

  • Extra crude, hefty royalties

    Eight million extra barrels of crude and hefty royalty rates helped turn last year’s triple-digit deficit into a $485-million budget surplus. ...

  • Matchim denies suicide attempt

    Colin James Matchim, 25, wrapped up testimony Friday morning in his trial on the charge of aggravated assault against his infant daughter.He is ...

  • Statoil aims for operator status

    Statoil Canada’s executive vice-president for North America will have his fingers crossed for the company’s next well in the Flemish Pass ...

  • Deepwater drilling

    Last year’s Deepwater Horizon well blowout has cast a long shadow over offshore oil and gas drilling — extending to exploration drilling in ...

  • Landing in fog city

    It’s a ritual of spring at the foggiest airport in Canada — delayed flights, missed connections and as many as 70,000 fog-bound travellers a ...