Latest News for: Offshore mining


Election official flies ballot box to 27 B.C. lighthouses.

Castanet 19 Sep 2021
An Elections Canada ballot box is seen on a helicopter pad at the Scarlett Point Lighthouse station on Balaklava Island, B.C ... lighthouse personnel could cast their votes before the deadline ... B.C ... Elections Canada said its staff had flown ballots to logging communities, offshore oil rigs, mines in the Far North and to remote oilsands workers. On Sept.

Protecting sharks starts with knowing where they are

The Keene Sentinel 18 Sep 2021
One day earlier this summer, Tadzio Bervoets stood on the bow of a boat idling just off the shore of West Caicos, preparing to tag the last shark of the day ... Others may be established as “no take zones,” where all extractive activities are prohibited, including fishing, mining and offshore drilling for oil and gas, though this is rare ... .

Energy Ban Before There is an Alternative

Armstrong Economics 15 Sep 2021
Now Congress is pushing to end all oil drilling in most US offshore waters, thwart potential mining in the western part of the country, and invest billions of dollars in conservation ... fees on oil and mining companies while funding drought relief, conservation, and other programs.

Offshore mining in Lingayen Gulf will destroy fishers' livelihoods, group says

The Philippine Star 13 Sep 2021
“This proposed offshore mining would certainly spell doom to the livelihood of thousands of small fishers who subsist in Lingayen Gulf through various forms of fishing,” Bobby Roldan, regional chairperson of Pamalakaya-Central Luzon warned ... .

Quaker Houghton Appoints Andrew Tometich as Chief Executive Officer

The Bradford Era 08 Sep 2021
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sept. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --�Quaker Houghton ("the Company", NYSE ... �Mr ... �Mr ... Barry ... Mr ... �Mr ... With a presence around the world, including operations in over 25 countries, our customers include thousands of the world's most advanced and specialized steel, aluminum, automotive, aerospace, offshore, can, mining, and metalworking companies.

Eco-activists fighting Cumbrian mine are ignoring the 'inconvenient truth' that Britain will be forced to ...

The Daily Mail 07 Sep 2021
But WCM's legal team said that not approving the mine would simply mean 'offshoring emissions' as the UK would still use coking coal from the US, and locally mined coal would offset emissions from imported coal. Cumbria County Council approved the mine (artist's impression pictured) three times before suspending its permission.

Putting Worker Safety First at MINExpo 2021

The Bradford Era 07 Sep 2021
7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mining companies today face complex challenges as never before ... With a robust presence around the world, including operations in over 25 countries, our customers include thousands of the world's most advanced and specialized steel, aluminum, automotive, aerospace, offshore, can, mining, and metalworking companies.

Cabo Delgado is a warzone, but profiteers strike it rich

Mail Guardian South Africa 04 Sep 2021
the company has apparently shifted ownership of its mining concessions offshore, to a mysterious company called Nairoto Resources Holding, domiciled in Mauritius – known as Africa’s tax haven ... Mwiriti issued a statement following CIP’s report, saying that the use of offshore ...

Offshore drilling ban and mining curbs edge closer to passage

Mining Dot Com 03 Sep 2021
Other provisions would rule out domestic uranium production near the Grand Canyon, create annual fees of up to $10,000 per mile on offshore pipelines and effectively block the Resolution Copper Co. mining project proposed by Rio Tinto Plc and BHP Group Plc in Arizona ... Dlouhy). .

Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by the American Petroleum Institute — Progressives wage 'no ...

The Hill 02 Sep 2021
... the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, as well as the Eastern Gulf of MexicoHiking royalty rates for onshore and offshore drillingCreating royalty payments for hardrock mining Providing funds for a Civilian Climate Corps — a jobs program similar to a New Deal-era conservation program.

Apollo Global secures P988M for PH’s first deep sea mining

The Philadelphia Inquirer 01 Sep 2021
(APL) has raised P988 million from its recently concluded follow-on offering (FOO) as it prepares for its offshore mining project in ...

Apolllo Global raises P988m from share sale

Manila Standard Today 31 Aug 2021
Offshore mining firm Apollo Global Capital Inc ... The company is currently invested in JDVC, which is undertaking a large-scale offshore mining project off the coast of Cagayan in the Cagayan Sea.

Newfoundland and Labrador’s notable mining history carries on

Resource World 31 Aug 2021
Mining is one of Newfoundland and Labrador’s largest and oldest industries, and a major contributor to the economy of the province, especially in rural areas ... There has been intermittent renewed private interest in the recycling of mine tailings to remove barite for use in engineering services related to offshore drilling.

Australia's coastal waters are rich in Indigenous cultural heritage, but it is hidden and under threat

Phys Dot Org 31 Aug 2021
Indigenous underwater cultural heritage is threatened by a variety of activities, including dredging, offshore cables and pipelines, seabed mining, and oil and gas exploration ... This is a new paradigm for the offshore sector in Australia and a sign of things to come as industry and policy-makers respond to scientific advances and new knowledge ... ....