News Releases

Canaport LNG and REPSOL donate $440,000 to complete Lily Lake Pavilion

  • 2006-10-25

Saint John, New Brunswick – Leslie McColgan, Fundraising Chairperson for the Lily Lake Pavilion Restoration project, today announced that the financially embattled Pavilion has received a much-needed infusion of $440,000.


BMO Financial Group Cites Canaport LNG Project As An Important Contributor to Expected Economic Gains in New Brunswick

  • 2006-08-28

Saint John, New Brunswick – The July 17 Provincial Outlook report, issued by the Financial Group Economics Department of the BMO Financial Group, cited the Canaport LNG project in Saint John, New Brunswick as an important contributor to the province’s anticipated economic recovery in 2006.


OPRON Wins Bid to Construct LNG Tanks at Canaport LNG

  • 2006-07-31

Saint John, New Brunswick – The Saint John branch of OPRON INC., a leading construction company with operations throughout Canada, has signed a major agreement to complete the concrete portion of two liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanks at Canaport LNG, an import and regassification terminal under cons...


Two Key Milestones Achieved to Propel Canaport LNG Forward

  • 2006-05-17

Saint John, New Brunswick – Canaport LNG, the partnership between Repsol and Irving Oil, today announced that it has awarded the on-shore and off-shore Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contracts to construct the first new liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal on the East Coa...


Canaport LNG begins construction on LNG regassification terminal

  • 2005-09-12

Saint John, New Brunswick – The initial phase of construction for the Canaport LNG project begins this week at Irving Canaport. Clearing of the site was completed in May 2005.


Irving Oil and Repsol sign definitive agreements on Canaport LNG Project

  • 2005-06-07

Saint John, New Brunswick – Irving Oil Limited and Repsol, S.A. announced today that they have entered into definitive agreements to develop an LNG import and regassification terminal in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada.


Irving Oil and Repsol partner to develop LNG terminal at Irving Canaport

  • 2004-09-24

Saint John, New Brunswick – Irving Oil and Repsol announced today that they will work together to develop the LNG receiving terminal at Irving Canaport, in Saint John, New Brunswick.


Irving Oil first on East Coast to receive permit for LNG receiving terminal

  • 2004-08-06

Saint John, New Brunswick – Irving Oil has received approval for its liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Multi-Purpose Pier Project, becoming the first to receive regulatory approval among LNG projects currently proposed for the East Coast.


Irving Oil submits Environmental Impact Statement for liquefied Natural Gas facility

  • 2004-03-25

Saint John, New Brunswick – Irving Oil announced today that it has submitted its Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a proposed liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility for the government’s review and approval prior to public release.


Irving Oil applies for permit to add liquefied natural gas and storage capability to its deepwater oil terminal, Irving Canaport

  • 2001-07-25

Saint John, New Brunswick – Irving Oil today announced it is applying for a permit to add a liquefied natural gas (LNG) capability to its deepwater oil terminal, Irving Canaport.