News Releases 2010

C-NLOPB Releases Offshore Helicopter Safety Inquiry Report, Phase I

For Immediate Release
November 17, 2010

The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board
(C-NLOPB) received the Report of the Offshore Helicopter Safety Inquiry today and is releasing it to the public immediately.

“On behalf of the Board, I thank Commissioner Robert Wells, commission counsel and the staff of the commission for their work during the course of Phase I of the Inquiry and with respect to the completion of this report,” said Max Ruelokke, Chair and CEO of the C-NLOPB.

“I would also like to extend our thanks and appreciation to those who testified during the Inquiry for their time, commitment and contributions.”

The C-NLOPB will take up to 30 days to review the recommendations and move toward the development of an implementation plan. The Board will not be commenting on the report until it has completed its review.

To obtain a print copy of this report, please contact information@cnlopb.nl.ca with a full mailing address. The report will be sent within three business days. Persons wishing to pick-up the report are asked to state this in their request.

Media Contact:
Sean Kelly M.A., APR, FCPRS
Manager of Public Relations
(709) 778-1418
(709) 689-0713 (cell)
skelly@cnlopb.nl.ca


News Releases 2010

DateUpdate
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2010, Dec 9MEDIA ADVISORY
2010, Dec 2C-NLOPB Releases Results for 2010 Calls for Bids NL10-02 and NL10-03
2010, Nov 25H2S Levels on SeaRose FPSO
2010, Nov 19C-NLOPB Releases Results for 2010 Call for Bids NL10-01
2010, Nov 17C-NLOPB Releases Offshore Helicopter Safety Inquiry Report, Phase I
2010, Nov 1C-NLOPB to Release Inquiry Report upon Receipt
2010, Oct 29C-NLOPB Announces New Reserve Estimate for the Hibernia Field
2010, Oct 12Hibernia Amendment Application Approved
2010, Oct 7C-NLOPB Amends Terms of Reference for Offshore Helicopter Safety Inquiry to Clarify the Scope of Phase II of the Inquiry
2010, Oct 4C-NLOPB Approves Corridor Resources Geohazard Survey Program
2010, Sep 9International Regulators’ Forum Global Offshore Safety
2010, Sep 82010 Call for Nominations
2010, Aug 30C-NLOPB Releases 2009-10 Annual Report
2010, Aug 2White Rose Development Plan Amendment, West White Rose Pilot Scheme Approved
2010, Jul 22C-NLOPB Makes Operator Oil Spill Response Plans Available
2010, Jul 6C-NLOPB Announces Calls for Bids (Flemish Pass/Central Ridge)
2010, Jun 16Draft Comprehensive Study Report for the Hebron Development Project
2010, Jun 16Invitation à formuler des commentaires sur l’ébauche du rapport d’étude approfondie concernant le projet de mise en valeur du champ pétrolifère Hebron
2010, May 20C-NLOPB Announces Special Oversight Measures for Orphan Basin Drilling Program
2010, Apr 30Opportunity for Public Comment Hibernia Development Plan Amendment Application (Hibernia Southern Extension)
2010, Apr 30Opportunity for Public Comment Hibernia Development Plan Amendment Application (Hibernia Southern Extension)
2010, Apr 30Preface: Opportunity for Public Comment Hibernia Development Plan Amendment Application (Hibernia Southern Extension)
2010, Apr 30Hibernia Development Plan Amendment Application (Hibernia South Extension) Comments
2010, Apr 20C-NLOPB Announces 2010 Call for Bids
2010, Apr 12Status of Improved Operators’ First Response Search and Rescue
2010, Feb 22Strategic Environmental Assessment Completed for Southern Newfoundland Offshore Area
2010, Feb 12C-NLOPB Advises Operators of Changes to Search and Rescue Practices
2010, Feb 11Commission of Inquiry Terms of Reference Extended