trinidad government sells major refinery to union, hopes for revival soar | new york amsterdam news: the new black view

Trinidad government sells major refinery to union, hopes for revival soar | New York Amsterdam News: The new Black view

26/9/2019 · When authorities in Trinidad closed the island’s major money-losing oil refinery last year, nearly 3,000 workers were sent on the breadline, nearby businesses suffered and neighboring Caribbean

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trinidad's gov't moves to clarify position on petrotrin refinery sale | cbr

Trinidad's gov't moves to clarify position on Petrotrin refinery sale | CBR

Trinidad and Tobago’s government said it is committed to discussing the sale of the Petrotrin refinery in good faith. “We are quite confident that an amicable conclusion would be reached,” Energy Minister Franklin Khan said as he responded to

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buy the refinery - trinidad and tobago newsday

BUY THE REFINERY - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

2/9/2018 · The PM said other Caribbean refineries had long ago shut, namely in Curacao, Aruba and St Croix, even as Pointe-a-Pierre’s refining capacity of 140,000 barrels per day (bpd) relies on 100,000 bpd on imported crude oil. Rowley said Petrotrin had

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petroleumworld - trinidad & tobago govt announces guaracara refining co. a new venture for petrotrin refinery assets

Petroleumworld - Trinidad & Tobago Govt announces Guaracara Refining Co. a new venture for Petrotrin refinery assets

Trinidad & Tobago Govt announces Guaracara Refining Co. a new venture for Petrotrin refinery assets Newsday Energy Minister Franklin Khan. Guaracara is one of five new companies created as part of the restructuring of state oil company Petro

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former tt prime minister thinks guyana oil can save petrotrin refinery from closure | oilnow

Former TT Prime Minister thinks Guyana oil can save Petrotrin refinery from closure | OilNow

Former Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar is urging the current government in the twin-island republic to pursue a partnership with neighbouring Guyana to refine its oil in order to avert the closure of the Petrotrin refi

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is ngc the new petrotrin? | cnc3

Is NGC the new Petrotrin? | CNC3

Large parts of south Trinidad have been hurt by the closure, some service companies that depended entirely on Petrotrin and, in particular, the Pointe-a-Pierre refinery for their sustenance went out of business and the country as a whole lost

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government maintains position on oil refinery as union hold talks with oppostion - jamaica observer

Government maintains position on oil refinery as union hold talks with oppostion - Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Trinidad and Tobago Government Wednesday maintained its position to shut down the oil refinery at the State-owned oil company, Petrotrin, even as the main

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govt working to fill petrotrin gap – nationnews barbados — nationnews

Govt working to fill Petrotrin gap – NationNews Barbados — nationnews

12/9/2018 · The Ministry of Energy and Water Resources has released a statement regarding the closure of Trinidad and Tobago’s Petrotrin Refinery.Below is the full text:“On August 28, the

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petrotrin corporate giant severs ties with panorama champions - phase 2 pan groove

Petrotrin Corporate Giant Severs Ties with Panorama Champions - Phase 2 Pan Groove

PETROTRIN Oil Refinery Fast-forward to present day; in this oil-rich country, where one of the corporate oil-giants - this one - unbelievably, not foreign-based, but fully government/state-owned - PETROTRIN - (Petroleum Company of Trinidad and

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second study of feasibility of oil refinery needed - stabroek news

Second study of feasibility of oil refinery needed - Stabroek News

6/9/2018 · Trinidad is shuttering its Petrotrin oil refinery after racking up multi-billion dollars losses over the years. Officials there have said that terminating its refining and marketing

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petrotrin's refinery upgrade comes timely — alexander's gas and oil connections

Petrotrin's refinery upgrade comes timely — Alexander's Gas and Oil Connections

Petrotrin's refinery upgrade and talk of a new refinery come at a time when there is a call worldwide for greater investment in the refining side of the energy business. There is a view by some experts that the "spike" in oil price

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fires in the oil and gas industry

FIRES IN THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

At Petrotrin Oil Refinery in Trinidad West Indies, we experienced an explosion and fire on a Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit (FCCU) Plant on June 05, 1991, which claimed one life and injured 17 and on October 17, 1985 a fire on #5 berth claimed

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pointe-a-pierre wildfowl trust | trinidad & tobago attractions - lonely planet

Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust | Trinidad & Tobago Attractions - Lonely Planet

14/4/2021 · A wonderful exercise in contradiction, this picturesque bird sanctuary covers 29 hectares of lake and forest within the incongruous setting of PetroTrin oil refinery (which ceased operations in 2018). It's home to some 109 bird species,

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trinidad and tobago opposition leader rebuffs pm rowley on petrotrin - caribbean news global

Trinidad and Tobago opposition leader rebuffs PM Rowley on Petrotrin - Caribbean News Global

The claim is seeking a stay preventing the government from making any further decisions on the sale of the Petrotrin refinery until the matter is determined. In recent times, finance minister Imbert said the company will now spend a “more

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petrotrin report links 6 to 'fake oil' scandal - trinidad and tobago newsday

Petrotrin report links 6 to 'fake oil' scandal - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

17/9/2017 · News Petrotrin report links 6 to 'fake oil' scandal Camille Moreno Sunday 17 September 2017 Oil equipment at the compound of a Petrotrin private lease operator in Penal. At least six Petrotrin employees now face internal and police

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trinidad and tobago returns to market searching for refinery buyer | financial post

Trinidad and Tobago returns to market searching for refinery buyer | Financial Post

Imbert said Patriotic Energies, a subsidiary of a trade union which represents oil workers, could not provide any credible offer of financing for the Petrotrin oil refinery. The government decided to “return to the open market to see if there is

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reopening refinery no easy task | local business | trinidadexpress - the national newspaper of trinidad and tobago

Reopening refinery no easy task | Local Business | trinidadexpress - The National Newspaper of Trinidad and Tobago

Major upgrades of the refinery were conducted in the early 1970’s, the mid 1990’s and there was the Gasoline Optimisation Programme (GOP) which ran from 2006 to 2014.

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petrotrin oil spill - wikipedia

Petrotrin oil spill - Wikipedia

The Petrotrin oil spill was a series of oil spills that occurred on the island of Trinidad and Tobago. In total, eleven oil spills occurred between 17 December 2013 and 29 December 2013. The first spill began on 17 December at 4:45 a.m. when the

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petrotrin | bus ex

Petrotrin | Bus Ex

Hemraj is VP of Strategy and Business Development at Petrotrin, one of the island’s largest employers and the largest oil and gas producer in the island, operating its only refinery. He too spent a number of years abroad working in the oil indus

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open letter to the pm and board of petrotrin - trinidad guardian

Open letter to the PM and Board of Petrotrin - Trinidad Guardian

But bad as that is, there is another critical fallout which I believe no one has considered: the role of the refinery in technical manpower development in T&T. Simply put: closing the refinery will remove the top-level technical jobs

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government maintains position on oil refinery as union hold talks with oppostion

Government maintains position on oil refinery as union hold talks with oppostion

Last Tuesday, Petrotrin Chairman Wilfred Espinet said that all employees would be put on the breadline when the company shuts down its loss making oil refinery. Espinet said that there's a 3,400

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trinidad oil spills leave state-owned energy company scrambling to clean up (photos) | huffpost

Trinidad Oil Spills Leave State-Owned Energy Company Scrambling To Clean Up (PHOTOS) | HuffPost

Petrotrin, Trinidad's state-owned oil company, first responded to an oil spill near La Brea on Dec. 17, according to a report from the Trinidad Guardian. Over the past month, the company has confirmed at least 11 spills and was slapped with

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trinidad oil in decline – by bert wilkinson – caribbean life news | guyanese online

TRINIDAD OIL IN DECLINE – By Bert Wilkinson – Caribbean Life News | Guyanese Online

23/9/2018 · – By Bert Wilkinson – Caribbean Life News NY – September 20, 2018 Trinidad’s Prime Minister Keith Rowley flew to Guyana for two days at mid-week with official pronouncements indicating the two will sign a pact relating to energy, agriculture and

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caricom to waive taxes on oil as petrotrin refinery closes | national post

Caricom to waive taxes on oil as Petrotrin refinery closes | National Post

Caricom to waive taxes on oil as Petrotrin refinery closes Back to video Cox said that taxes over 20 per cent will be waived for members of the bloc for one year. Advertisement

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list of oil refineries - wikipedia

List of oil refineries - Wikipedia

This is a list of oil refineries.The Oil & Gas Journal also publishes a worldwide list of refineries annually in a country-by-country tabulation that includes for each refinery: location, crude oil daily processing capacity, and the size of

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public presentation on oil refinery set for may 17 in guyana | oilnow

Public presentation on oil refinery set for May 17 in Guyana | OilNow

Petrotrin’s Vice President, Astor Harris, has made it clear there is “scope for configuring the refinery to refine light crude” in order to process oil from Guyana. Guyanese on the other hand have been very vocal about a refinery being built on

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bhge on trinidad’s oil and gas environment - the energy year

BHGE on Trinidad’s oil and gas environment - The Energy Year

Ronald Solomon, Caribbean area manager for Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), talks to TOGY about the company’s current and upcoming projects, and the opportunities and challenges companies face in the local oil and gas industry. In the domestic

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the law reviews - the oil and gas law review

The Law Reviews - The Oil and Gas Law Review

Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) has a mature petroleum industry. The first oil well was drilled in 1857 in the vicinity of T&T's Pitch Lake in La Brea. The first successful well was drilled in 1866 in Aripero, and commercial oil production

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guyana exploring feasibility of oil refinery | guyanese online

Guyana exploring feasibility of oil refinery | Guyanese Online

20/1/2017 · Guyana exploring feasibility of oil refinery; T&T former Energy Minister virtually rules out refining at Petrotrin Posted by: Denis Chabrol in - Demerara Waves - January 19, 2017 Pedro Haas Guyana has decided to begin examining the

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petrotrin confirms all workers will be sent home from state-owned refinery | inews guyana

PETROTRIN confirms all workers will be sent home from state-owned refinery | INews Guyana

OWTU president general Ancel Roget said that the union has not received any acknowledgment from the government regarding its latest offer to lease the oil refinery in a joint venture exercise. Espinet told reporters that the workers “would be

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trini oil in decline - caribbean life news

TRINI OIL IN DECLINE - Caribbean Life News

Trinidad’s Prime Minister Keith Rowley flew to Guyana for two days at mid-week with official pronouncements indicating the two will sign a pact relating to energy, agriculture and other issues but speculation was rife that the visitors might

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trade union may buy dormant oil refinery

Trade union may buy dormant oil refinery

1/10/2019 · The government plans to sell a dormant oil refinery, formerly owned by state oil company Petrotrin, to the Oilfields Workers' Trade Union (OWTU) for US$700m. Analysis The closure of the loss-making Petrotrin, announced in August 2018, led to

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fuel cover for 20 days after petrotrin refinery closed - khan - trinidad guardian

Fuel cover for 20 days after Petrotrin refinery closed - Khan - Trinidad Guardian

Up on the clo sure of Petrotrin’s re fin ery next month, there will be a 20-day sup ply of fu el from stock “to start with,” En er gy Min is ter Franklin Khan has as sured the trav el ling pub lic.

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petrotrin americas oil&gas july14 bro by business excellence magazine - issuu

Petrotrin Americas Oil&Gas July14 Bro by Business Excellence Magazine - Issuu

The refinery upgrade will also have to address the lower grade fuel oil market, which since Petrotrin sells around 50,000 barrels a day is an important part of the mix.

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government gives owtu first option to own petrotrin refinery assets | the west indian online

Government Gives OWTU First Option to Own PETROTRIN Refinery Assets | THE WEST INDIAN ONLINE

have an oil refinery operational here when in 1985 it bought the Texaco refinery at a time when other refineries were shutting down and the US owners were intended on following suit. He recalled a New York Times article in 1985 that said the

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mystery oil spill turns miles of trinidad's beaches black

Mystery Oil Spill Turns Miles of Trinidad's Beaches Black

(Image: Oil spill via Shutterstock) Port of Spain, December 23 2013 – Whether it is a case of sabotage or simply poor management practices by the state-owned PETROTRIN, as the union claims, a mysterious oil spill in south Trinidad is wreaking

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reinventing petrotrin: rowley shares government’s plans for state-owned oil company - wired868

Reinventing Petrotrin: Rowley shares government’s plans for state-owned oil company - Wired868

3/9/2018 · The discovery of oil created interest among a first wave of companies such as Apex (Trinidad) Oilfields Limited, United British Oilfields of Trinidad (UBOT) and Trinidad Leaseholds Limited (Tll). With production increasing to one million barrels

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the geological society of trinidad and tobago - history of petroleum exploration in t&t

The Geological Society of Trinidad and Tobago - History of Petroleum Exploration in T&T

There is currently one operator in the deep water acreage off the east coast of Trinidad and Tobago; BHP. Its co-ventures include bpTT, BGTT and Repsol. Persons interested in a more detailed history may purchase a copy of the book–“From Oil to G

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pointe-a-pierre wildfowl trust, trinidad - happy days travel blog

Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust, Trinidad - Happy Days Travel Blog

The Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust, situated just north of San Fernando, Trinidad, is unique in the western hemisphere in that it’s located within the grounds of the Petrotrin Oil and Gas Company. It’s rather bizarre to pass through security to

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why are investors of the 1% keenly interested in buying the petrotrin refinery? - national workers union

WHY ARE INVESTORS OF THE 1% KEENLY INTERESTED IN BUYING THE PETROTRIN REFINERY? - National Workers Union

Petrotrin has the only refinery in Trinidad located at Pointe-A-Pierre on the west coast. Refinery throughput is approximately 140 Thousand barrels per day; 45 thousand of which is available locally while the rest is imported from Brazil, Congo,

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