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Vol. 14, No. 12 Week of March 22, 2009
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Newfoundland: Dealing with a tragedy

Province reels from loss of 17 in helicopter ditching; pushes ahead with exploration; weighs initial gas project royalty holiday

Gary Park

For Petroleum News

It might have been a time of quiet celebration and a mood of hope for the future of Newfoundland’s offshore oil and gas industry. Instead, it was the worst of all times, with the deaths of 17 rig workers and flight crew in the March 12 ditching of a helicopter in the North Atlantic, leaving only one....

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Price has been high

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