Santos helps preserve local history

Posted on February 20, 2015

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Vesna Rendulic and Jason Elms from our community and land access team in Narrabri recently visited the Namoi Echo Museum at Wee Waa.  Santos is proud to contribute to the preservation of the region’s history by supporting the Museum. The Museum houses a collection of machinery, documents and other items pertaining to the history and […]

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Men’s Shed receive a Ute from Santos

Posted on February 16, 2015

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We’ve continued our support of the Narrabri Men’s Shed with the handover of a ute for use by members. The single-cab Toyota Hilux was a surplus vehicle that the Santos operations team had re-registered yesterday in preparation for this morning’s presentation. Bill Wood and David Nairn from the Santos’ Narrabri Operations handed over the keys […]

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Aboriginal Elders tour Narrabri Gas Project

Posted on February 13, 2015

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On 6 February, a group of Aboriginal community members including Elders toured Santos’ sites in and around the Pilliga, as part of our ongoing program to keep the Aboriginal community informed about our work. A pre-tour briefing at our Narrabri shopfront was followed by a visit to our Leewood water storage facility and then lunch […]

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Statement on the Narrabri Gas Project

Posted on February 12, 2015

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“Santos today announced an impairment to the value of its NSW gas assets.  As is being seen across the international oil and gas sector, a sharp reduction in oil prices is having an impact on value and our NSW assets are not immune. “This price impact, together with the previously announced 30% reduction in the […]

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Farmers visit our field activities

Posted on February 10, 2015

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Not only was the Northern Daily Leader out in the field on Thursday, Santos was also pleased to host a tour for members of NSW Farmers Coonabarabran branch. The 17 strong group, which also included farmers from Baradine, Mendooran, Binnaway and Bugildie, was taken on a five hour bus tour of our field operations in and around […]

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Northern Daily Leader tours Santos operations

Posted on February 9, 2015

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Last Thursday, our ENSW General Manager, Peter Mitchley escorted Northern Daily Leader journalist Ross Tyson and photographer Geoff O’Neill around Santos’ operations in and around the Pilliga.  Santos’ Narrabri-based Water Team Leader, hydrogeologist Glenn Toogood and Operations and Engineering Team Leader, Todd Dunn, were also on hand to answer Ross’ questions during his first trip to the […]

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Minor release of water

Posted on February 2, 2015

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There has been a very minor operational release of produced water from Santos’ Dewhurst pilot. A maximum of 2 to 3 litres of water was released from a high point vent, which would have the contained approximately 2-3 teaspoons of salt. There was no equipment malfunction, these types of vents are designed to release small amounts […]

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Santos conducts first monthly community tour for 2015

Posted on January 28, 2015

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Santos has conducted the first monthly community site tour for 2015, showing a small group around our operation areas in the Pilliga. The tour on Thursday 22 January, took in the Bibblewindi facilities, including the Bibblewindi West Pilot, the new Leewood facility which holds all water from the previous operations, and the Wilga Park Power […]

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Narrabri’s Australia Day Cricket game another great match

Posted on January 27, 2015

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The annual Australia Day Mayor’s XI versus Aboriginal XI match played yesterday at Narrabri’s Collins Park turned out to be a great game of cricket. The Mayor’s XI took out this year’s trophy. This year’s top scorer was Chris Hartnett  for the Aboriginal XI team with a score of 24. Santos was a proud supporter of […]

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