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APGA Chief Executive to step down

December 1, 2016 0

Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) Chief Executive Cheryl Cartwright has announced that she will step down from the role at the end of February 2017.

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2016 APGA Convention photos available online

November 30, 2016 0

The long awaited, much anticipated photos from the 2016 Australian Pipelines and Gas Association Convention and Exhibition are ready to be viewed online.

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Sewerage upgrade for Sunshine Coast

November 29, 2016 0

Unitywater and contractor Pipeline Drillers have signed a $24.2 million contract to construct two major new sewerage mains on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.

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RAM secures Ichthys maintenance contract

November 29, 2016 0

Darwin-based Regional Asset Management Services has won a three-year maintenance services contract on the Ichthys Project at Bladin Point, Darwin.

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Gas to play global role: IEA

November 29, 2016 0

Natural gas and renewables are the winners in the race to meet energy demand growth until 2040, according to the IEA.

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Monadelphous wins multiple contracts

November 29, 2016 0

Monadelphous has secured a number of contracts across industry sectors, including two major contracts in the water infrastructure market.

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Audit Office flags NWS royalty questions

November 29, 2016 0

The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) has released a report saying partners in the North West Shelf (NWS) LNG venture have underpaid royalties and claimed inapplicable tax deductions.

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Gas bans could trigger industry crisis: Hunt

November 29, 2016 0

Australia is facing a manufacturing crisis which will be made worse by state bans on onshore gas exploration, according to Federal Minister for Industry Greg Hunt.

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Gas bans a risk to Victorian energy security: APGA

November 23, 2016 0

Victoria’s decision to move ahead with legislating a permanent ban on unconventional gas extraction is extremely disappointing and risks the State’s economic future, said the Australian Pipeline and Gas Association (APGA).

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Origin postpones Darling Downs sale

November 21, 2016 0

Origin’s sale of its Darling Downs pipeline infrastructure has been postponed again according to the Australian Financial Review (AFR).

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Myths and misinformation in NT gas: Ferguson

November 16, 2016 0

Driven by hostility to fossil fuels and a naive faith in renewables, activists are using misinformation to push an anti-gas agenda.

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AGL considering LNG import terminal

November 14, 2016 0

AGL is running feasibility studies on a potential LNG import terminal to supply the south eastern states in the face of high gas prices.

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Woodside announces Macfarlane appointment

November 14, 2016 0

Woodside Energy has appointed former Federal Minister for Resources and Energy Ian Macfarlane as a non-executive director.

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LNG exports hit record levels

November 14, 2016 0

The value of Australia’s monthly LNG exports climbed to a record $1.75 billion last month – the best performance in 22 months.

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GE and Baker Hughes join forces

November 14, 2016 0

Baker Hughes has agreed to combine with GE’s oil and gas business to create a leading oilfield technology provider, with a mix of service and equipment capabilities.

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Appeal halts Exxon-InterOil deal

November 14, 2016 0

The Court of Appeal of Yukon has allowed the appeal lodged by former InterOil CEO Phil Mulacek regarding ExxonMobil’s takeover of InterOil.

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Origin’s Darling Downs sale underway

November 10, 2016 0

Origin Energy has signed confidentiality agreements with interested parties regarding the sale of its Darling Downs pipeline infrastructure, with an information memorandum due out on 21 November, according to the Australian Financial Review (AFR).

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Ichthys pipeline ready for gas

November 10, 2016 0

The offshore and onshore sections of the Ichthys pipeline have successfully been welded together, meaning the pipeline is ready to transport gas.

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Rain can’t stop Charlie

November 9, 2016 0

Despite significant rains in the area over the last month, QGC’s Charlie Gas Development continues to make good progress.

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Quadrant makes Spartan discovery

October 31, 2016 0

Quadrant Energy has successfully discovered gas at its Spartan-1A well in the North West Shelf, offshore Western Australia.

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Chevron announces Wheatstone price blowout

October 31, 2016 1

Chevron and its project partners in the Wheatstone LNG Project are expecting a cost increase for the project, which is currently under construction.

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APLNG gives Origin a boost

October 31, 2016 0

Origin has recorded strong quarterly results off the back of increased production at its Australian Pacific LNG (APLNG) Project in Gladstone, Queensland.

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Cooper buys Santos’ Victorian gas assets

October 31, 2016 0

Santos has announced the sale of its Victorian assets to Cooper Energy for cash consideration of up to $82 million

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DBP refinances term debt

October 31, 2016 0

The financing vehicle in the DBNGP group of entities (DBP), has refinanced $500 million of debt facilities.

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Broader focus needed to bring more gas to consumers: APGA

October 27, 2016 0

The Australian pipeline industry has called on policy-makers to broaden their focus from pipeline regulation to consider policies that would increase the gas available to both domestic and manufacturing consumers.

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