Posts Tagged ‘darwin’

Asco nets $21m Eni Oz deal

by on November 7, 2012 8:49 am BST
The acquisition-hungry company will supply services to Eni’s operations in Northern Territory and Western Australia for three years.Services will include warehousing, land transport, waste management, pipeyard storage and handling, vessel chartering and camp services.The contract, with a value of over A$20 million (US$21 million) will be managed

Fairfield gets teeth into Darwin

by on October 25, 2012 7:40 am BST
Drilling was started this week by Diamond Offshore semi-submersible Ocean Nomad, which has been hired to drill the first two wells, with Transocean unit John Shaw lined up for the third on the acreage in the northern North Sea, about 130 kilometres north-east of the Shetland Islands.Fairfield said

PTTEP fined $526,000 for Montara spill

by on August 31, 2012 9:02 am BST
The Thai giant announced on Friday that the fine had been issued to its subsidiary, PTTEP Australasia, by the Darwin Magistrates Court in the Northern Territory.The company got off lightly, given it had faced maximum fines of A$1.7 million (US$1.75 million).Considered to be Australia’s worst oil disaster, a

PTTEP pleads guilty in Montara spill

by on August 30, 2012 9:32 pm BST
“From the outset we have admitted responsibility for the incident and deeply regret it occurring,” PTTEP chief executive Ken Fitzpatrick said following the guilty plea at a hearing in Darwin Magistrates Court on Thursday, according to the Australian Associated Press (AAP).“Mistakes were made that should never be repeated.