Petronas and partners will not proceed with Pacific Northwest LNG project

PETRONAS and its partners have decided not to proceed with the Pacific NorthWest LNG project at Port Edward in British Columbia, Canada. The decision was made after a careful and total review of the project amid changes in market conditions. PETRONAS’ executive vice-president & chief executive officer, upstream, Anuar Taib said, “We are disappointed that […]

How the ASA regulation in B.C. can help the oil & gas sector harmonize safety codes and standards

For years, industry has been asking provincial regulators to harmonize technical safety standards and regulations across provincial borders. This can be challenging because, although Canadian codes and standards are established and intended for adoption nationwide, each province adopts them differently. The industrial makeup and legislative priorities in each province drive decisions on how regulations are […]

Vopak and AltaGas to jointly invest in propane export terminal on Ridley Island

Royal Vopak and AltaGas Ltd. (AltaGas) (TSX:ALA) announced today that they have entered into a joint venture and will invest together in the development of the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal (RIPET). RIPET is expected to be the first propane export facility off the west coast of Canada. The project is to be designed to […]