News Releases

Repsol and Canaport LNG fund new mammography technology for Saint John

  • 2007-12-18

Saint John, New Brunswick (December 18, 2007) – Repsol and Canaport LNG, the joint energy project owned by Repsol and Irving Oil, announced today that they will donate a Full-Field Digital Mammography unit to St. Joseph’s Hospital.


Canaport LNG Presents $10-Million Road to the City of Saint John

  • 2007-10-24

Saint John -- October 24, 2007 – At an official ceremony held today, Canaport LNG, a partnership between Irving Oil and Repsol, formally presented the new secondary access road in the Red Head area to the City of Saint John.


Canaport LNG Donates ‘SMART Boards’ to East Saint John School District

  • 2007-10-10

Saint John, NB (October 10, 2007) – Canaport LNG LP and the District Education Council of School District 8 today announced that Canaport LNG will donate 10 “SMART Boards” to 10 schools in East Saint John.


Canaport LNG Announces Plans to Build Third LNG Tank

  • 2007-09-06

Saint John, NB (September 6, 2007) – Canaport LNG LP, the partnership between Repsol and Irving Oil, today announced plans to construct a third 160,000 cubic meter liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tank alongside its two existing tanks.


Canaport LNG Awarded Project Finance Magazine’s Deal of the Year for North American Midstream Oil & Gas

  • 2007-03-07

Saint John, New Brunswick – Canaport LNG, the Canadian-based joint energy project owned by Repsol and Irving Oil, has received the prestigious Project Finance Magazine’s 2006 Award for Project Finance Deal of the Year in North American Midstream Oil & Gas.


Canaport LNG Partners with Saint John Sea Dogs to Promote Math in Province

  • 2007-02-05

Saint John, New Brunswick – The Saint John Sea Dogs, together with more than 400 students from École Millidgeville North School, officially launched the Get FANatical about Math Program today.


Saint John-based Lorneville Mechanical Contractors Awarded Contract to Construct Steel Interior of Canaport LNG Tanks

  • 2006-10-30

Saint John, New Brunswick – Lorneville Mechanical Contractors (LMC) a Saint John-based mechanical service and engineering company has been awarded a significant contract to construct the steel interior and roofs of two liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks at Canaport LNG, an import and regassif...


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...