Saturday, August 22, 2015

Blog Watching Week ending August 22, 2015

We're getting a head start on a late summer getaway today, so a bit of housecleaning of the weekend features one day early.

A pair of LNG related developments with the Aurora Terminal Project proposed for Digby Island took the top two spots in this weeks review of our top five items.

As the company makes plans for some exploratory work on the Site on Digby in the near future, as well as announcing that an Open House is planned for September 23rd.

Our notes on a tragic workplace incident at the Wainwright Marine yard also found a wide audience over the last two days since it was posted.

The arrival of another major shipping line to Fairvew Terminals made some waves this week as well,  as did our review of a local member of the Prince Rupert Marine Rescue Service making her plans for a trek to Germany in September, set to take part in an international exercise.

However, when it comes to the most read item of the week, some signs of momentum for the Aurora LNG project on Digby Island dominated our review of the week just passed.

Nexen looks to launch Digby Island evaluation for Aurora LNG Terminal project   -- The Chinese led project makes an application for an Investigative Use Licence for the proposed LNG terminal site on Digby Island (posted August 18, 2015)

That article was followed by:

Aurora LNG sets September 23rd for Community Open House -- As part of the early stages of the environmental assessment process required for the Aurora LNG project, Nexen makes its plans for a Community Open House in September(posted August 20, 2015)

BC Coroners Service, Worksafe BC and Prince Rupert RCMP to investigate Workplace fatality in Industrial Park area -- A tragic Industrial incident at the Wainwright Marine Yard in Prince Rupert left one worker deceased this week  (posted  August 20, 2015)

Maersk Shipping Line introduces Port of Prince Rupert to its East-West Network  -- One of the largest shipping lines in the world puts Prince Rupert on its routing maps (posted August 19, 2015)

North Coast Search and Rescue member off to Germany in international exchange session -- Prince Rupert's Amber Sheasgreen will be heading to Europe in September as part of an international search and rescue exercise  (posted August 18, 2015 )

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