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  • Husky partially evacuates White Rose ship

    Husky Energy sent 33 offshore workers ashore Sunday because of a buildup of sour gas in a pair of storage tanks aboard White Rose production ...

  • Setting new standards

    Researchers in St. John’s are in their fourth and final phase of testing how immersion suits perform in cold water, wind and waves.Tuesday was ...

  • SAR chopper hangar delayed

    Construction of a new search and rescue facility at St. John’s airport for the offshore oil industry won’t meet a year-end deadline.The dedicated ...

  • Setting a new course

    Inquiry commissioner Robert Wells calls it his most important recommendation — a separate, independent agency to oversee all safety issues in the ...

  • The trouble with Seamus

    A gap no wider than a human hair is allowing natural gas to migrate through a cement barrier that was supposed to seal Nalcor Energy’s first ...

  • The Chinese connection

    For Altius Minerals, the road to developing iron ore projects in western Labrador leads to China. Altius president and CEO Brian Dalton told ...

  • Legal wrangling

    Cougar Helicopters can drop a helicopter parts company from its $27-million lawsuit against Sikorsky Aircraft, a Newfoundland and Labrador ...

  • White Rose restarts

    The White Rose oilfield resumed production early Friday morning — wrapping up a 16-day shutdown for scheduled maintenance.It will take ...

  • Companies target west coast

    Shoal Point Energy and Canadian Imperial Venture Corp. (CIVC) have an oil target on the province’s west coast, a drill rig en route and a tight ...

  • Voisey's Bay impasse continues as deadline looms

    A last-ditch effort aimed at ending the Voisey’s Bay strike broke down in less than an hour Wednesday morning. It mirrored almost two years of ...