The NEIA Voice

July 14, 2011
NEIA Voice

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Green Expo - Environmental Trade Mission to Mexico

Dates: September 27 - 29, 2011


The Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) is pleased to announce a trade mission to Mexico, to be held on the margins of the Green Expo 2011 Trade Show and Congress in Mexico City.


Recruitment is starting for this clean tech event.  There will be two booths for Atlantic Canada at the trade show, a networking event and a technical seminar, and matchmaking services to participants.  There will be an optional side mission to the State of Oaxaca (where most of the wind energy developments are in Mexico) prior to the Green Expo.  Please see the attached DFAIT project description for more details and to register.  There is a $500 participation fee.



Upcoming Events 


NEIA Lunch and Learn
Accessing New Markets: Programs & Services to Help You get There

Join us for an insightful information session presented by Trade Officers from the Dept. of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development.
Where: Boardroom, 90 O'Leary Avenue
When: Tuesday, August 9th
Time: 12 -1pm
Complimentary lunch.  Contact Joanne at [email protected] to register.  



Our Charlie Riggs Memorial Golf Tournament is set to go Tuesday, July 19th.

New trophies for Golf winners!

New this Year! Trophies for

Golf Tournament Winners

One last opportunity to put together your team. Sponsorship opportunities are also still available. Please contact Joanne Parsons at [email protected].  All proceeds go to the Charlie Riggs Scholarship fund.  


Prizes sponsored by MBSM - brand new composters just in time for summer gardening!


Thanks to all our sponsors!  


News and Interesting Links  


National energy strategy gains clout  Read more... 


Canada Wraps Up Trade Mission to Brazil  Read more... 


Nalcor Energy announces first oil from Hibernia South Extension Unit well   Read more... 


Global Petroleum Survey for 2011 Released   Read more... 

NL company achieves first responder capacity for oil spills and well blowouts  Read more... 


Congratulations to Danny Williams   Read more...  


Hibernia and Terra Nova Projects, RDC fund new Centre for Arctic Resource Development at C-CORE  Read more... 


C-NLOPB appoints Miller Ayre as Commissioner for Hebron Development Application Public Review  Read more... 

Newfoundland economy pulls ahead of other Atlantic provinces Read more...  


SNC-Lavalin: Agreement Signed To Acquire AECL'S Commercial Reactor Division by CANDU Energy  Read more... 


Who's Buying Renewable Energy?  Read more...  


The Ultimate Energy + Green Twitter Hashtag List  Read more... 


Conferences, Workshops & Seminars  

Women in Oil and Gas, July 20, 2011, Marystown

NLOWE, the Eastern Suppliers Development Alliance (ESDA), Schooner Development Corporation and the Grand Bank Development Corporation (GBDC) will host an information session specifically designed to help women business owners learn more about and identify business opportunities in the offshore oil and gas industry on Wednesday, July 20 from 7-9 p.m. in Marystown. This session will also look at what services or products you may have that can be offered to the oil and gas industry.


This session will be held at the Ville Marie Hotel. It is free but registration is required.


To register, contact:

BOMEX 2011 Conference & Exhibition: September 25-27, 2011, St. John's (NL)

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Canada is pleased to present BOMEX® 2011Conference & Exhibition. This conference will determine the direction of the industry for the future through partnerships, new product and service exhibitions, and educational sessions.


To register or more more info 



Other Events and Happenings

August 30 - Sept 2, 2011: 3P Arctic Conference & Exhibition, World Trade and Convention Centre, Halifax (NS)  

October 25, 2011:  North to South: Trade Mission to the Carolina's, The Offshore/Onshore Technologies Association of Nova Scotia (OTANS)  

October 3-6, 2011: Core All Energy Conference & Trade Show, The Cunard Centre, Halifax (NS) 

November 1-3, 2011: Global Clean Energy Congress, Calgary (AB)

November 3-4, 2011: International Sites and Spills Expo -Clean Up The World, International Centre, Toronto (ON) 

November 6 - 8, 2011: Exploration, Mining and Petroleum New Brunswick 2011, Fredericton (NB)   

February 13-14, 2012: EnerCanWest Conference, Regina (SK) 



Professional Opportunities


EOI: Hibernia Southern Extension Structural Steel and Piping Fabrication  Closing On: July 20, 201  Click  


EOI: Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada: Aggreko would like to be connected to companies and organizations in Canada that could provide technology or expertise... Click 


40 Hour Hazwoper Training Course, Labrador City  Click 

Call for Tenders: Nalcor -
Waste Oil Testing & Disposal Services at Churchill Falls (NL)  Click 


EOI - CF Cable Shaft Ventilation Control Panel  - Nalcor Energy, Churchill Falls (NL) Click 


Job Opportunities: c-core Centre for Arctic Resource Development (CARD) Click 


Expressions of Interest: Corridor Resources Inc. - Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (MODU)  Click


Hebron GBS Project Opportunities: Kiewit-Kvaerner Contractors Click 


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