Joe McDonagh, the chief executive officer of the Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim Education and Training Board, has launched the 2014 Corrib Natural Gas 3rd Level Scholarship Programme in Belmullet. McDonagh paid tribute to the Corrib Gas Partners for their support for students and parents in the pursuit of 3rd level education. The Corrib Gas scholarship programme […]
An urgent appeal has been made to the public by the chairman of the Belmullet St Vincent De Paul Society to continue to support charitable organisations in the work they do to help the less well off in society. The appeal was made by Philip Beirne when he accepted a cheque from Shell E&P Ireland for […]
A campaign by Shell E&P Ireland to promote driver safety has been recognised by the Road Safety Authority (RSA) with a Leading Lights Award. The award was presented by Gay Byrne, Chairman RSA, at a function in Farmleigh House in the Phoenix Park on December 11. The campaign on the Corrib Gas project is part […]
With upwards of 1,200 people working on the Bellanaboy, Aughoose and Glengad construction sites the Corrib Gas project generates a similar amount of waste as the town of Belmullet. While the waste varies, with timber waste being a considerable by-product of the project, the amounts are comparable. Waste on the Corrib Gas project is managed […]
A significant double milestone in the safety record of the Corrib gas project was marked last week, as Shell staff and contractors celebrated 4,000,000 hours and two years worked without any time off due to incident or injury. The four million hours mark was achieved on July 12, at the same time as the project […]
Experiencing engineering in a fun way was the theme recently, when Shell E&P Ireland Limited played host to a group of local students as part of national Engineers Week. Thirty-one senior cycle students and five teachers from Gaelcholáiste Chomáin, Rossport, visited the Corrib gas terminal at Bellanaboy Bridge and the tunnelling site at Aughoose, seeing and […]
Sixteen students from Erris will be awarded scholarships this year under the re-vamped Corrib Natural Gas Third-Level Scholarship scheme, which has been extended for another two years.