KCA Deutag Platform Services division awarded its first Canadian contract for Hebron Project

Posted in News on April 14, 2014

From KCA Deutag News Release

The Platform Services division of leading global drilling and engineering company KCA Deutag is proud to announce its entrance into the expanding offshore Canadian drilling sector following the award of its first contract in Canada, in a multi-million dollar contract with ExxonMobil Canada Properties.

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Oil & Gas Week 2014 launched at Memorial University this morning

Posted in News on February 24, 2014

The 12th annual Newfoundland and Labrador Oil & Gas Week celebrations were officially launched today during a ceremony at the Alexander Murray Building of Memorial University of Newfoundland.

The audience, comprised of students, oil and gas industry leaders, government representatives and the general public, heard about the impact the industry is having on this province and the opportunities it presents for Newfoundlanders and Labradorians.

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Oil & Gas Week 2014 set to launch

Posted in News on February 20, 2014

Oil & Gas Week is now just days away.

Our 12th annual week long celebration runs from this coming Monday, February 24 to Saturday, March 1.

Aimed at celebrating the many accomplishments and contributions of our industry and its employees, and educating Newfoundland & Labrador students about career opportunities within the industry, there are a variety of events scheduled.

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Noia welcomes permanent removal of customs duties on drill rigs

Posted in News on February 12, 2014

Members of Noia, the Newfoundland & Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association, were pleased to see the permanent removal of customs duties on offshore drill rigs in the federal budget brought down Tuesday, February 11th.  Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes to permanently eliminate tariffs on mobile offshore drilling units (MODUs) used in offshore oil & gas exploration and development.

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NL Oil & Gas Week - join the celebration!

Posted in News on February 11, 2014

It's time to mark it in your calendar!

Newfoundland & Labrador will celebrate its 12th annual Oil & Gas Week from February 24 - March 1, 2014.  The week long celebration will include a variety of promotional and educational events aimed at celebrating the many accomplishments and contributions of our industry and employees, and educating secondary and post-secondary students about career opportunities within the industry.

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Noia elects its 2014 Board of Directors

Posted in News on February 07, 2014

Noia (Newfoundland & Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association) membership voted today to elect its 2014 Board of Directors at the association’s Annual General Meeting.  The Board of Directors is the association’s governing body and provides direction for the activities of the organization.

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Noia announces AGM keynote speaker Rod Starr

Posted in News on January 22, 2014

From Noia

Come hear an international perspective on the impact of the new, regional, multi-client seismic survey – one  of the largest programs globally – ongoing in offshore Newfoundland  & Labrador, and the recent Flemish Pass discoveries.

Noia’s 2014 AGM, taking place on Thursday, February 6 at the Delta St. John’s Hotel, will feature Rod Starr, Senior VP Western Hemisphere with TGS Inc., as keynote speaker.

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