Orica Ltd

Type: Company
Name: Orica Ltd
Nationality: Australia
Web Address: http://www.orica.com/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Orica Ltd
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Orica fined $750000 over chemical spills safety breaches

News-Mining Tuesday 29th July, 2014has been hit with more than $750,000 in fines for a series of pollution incidents spanning from October 2010 to December 2011, as well as safety breaches at two of its sites in New South Wales. The penalty is the largest ... [Published Canada Standard - 1 hour ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Orica fined more than $750,000 for pollution; ACCC points finger at Qantas and Virgin over carbon tax claims: Midday Roundup

Chemical company Orica has been hit with a fine of more than $750,000 by the Land and Environment Court for pollution leaks from its Kooragang Island and Botany plants.The most serious incident was the leakage of toxic hexavalent chromium near Newcastle ... [Published Smart Company Australia - 15 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Orica defends integrity after $768,000 wake-up call

imposed a fine of $A768,000 on chemicals manufacturer Orica, for a number of industrial safety breaches and toxic spills from October 2010 to December 2011. Chair Russell Caplan says the company has had to acknowledge that its directors and executives ... [Published Individual.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

OPINION: Orica has taken positive steps since leaks

Kooragang Island has seen substantial changes, writes Richard Hoggard.THE regrettable incidents of 2010 and 2011 have been a catalyst for significant change at Orica’s Kooragang Island site.We have been working hard to improve environmental and operational ... [Published Newcastle Herald - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Oil company clears out of West Gate site

ExxonMobil has pushed ahead with plans to demolish dozens of large petroleum storage tanks on an eight-hectare site next to the West Gate bridge that it will remediate as the first step to its becoming an industrial park.For decades the Spotswood Terminal, ... [Published Melbourne Age - 5 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Stocks to watch at close on Tuesday

Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at the close on Tuesday:BPT - BEACH ENERGY - down 5.5 cents, or 3.1 per cent, at $1.705Beach Energy shares have fallen after the oil and gas producer flagged a slide in production in the coming year.ORI ... [Published WA Today - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 17 reports

ORICA : Land and Environment Court Decision

Orica will closely review the decision delivered today by the Land and Environment Court of NSW relating to incidents at its Kooragang Island (KI) facility in Newcastle and its Botany facility in southern Sydney, which took place between October 2010 ... [Published 4 Traders - 13 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Herald Breakfast - July 29

ONE of the alleged Jesmond shooting victims speaks, two Hunter developers added to ICAC's list of alleged prohibited donors, fines for Orica and the mystery soldier you might be able to identify.Beachwatch: We're in for another fantastic winter's day ... [Published Newcastle Herald - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Old MacDonald Had a Rooftop Farm: Today's Top Reads

Good afternoon! Here are today's top reads:Moms’ marijuana-for-kids campaign seeks to quiet epilepsy ( Bloomberg )Orica fined more than $750,000 for pollution incidents ( Guardian )Heard on the street: E-I-E-I-O (NY Times )Extreme weather hits poorest ... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

ORICA : Foundation Sponsorship of IMARC 2014, Australia

Release date- 25072014 - Orica is proud to be the foundation sponsor of the inaugural International Mining and Resources Conference this September.Over five days, this world-class event will bring together mining leaders, policy makers, financiers, technical ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Weak earnings outlook tipped

The Australian sharemarket has gained 11% in the year to late July 2014, and some analysts see many stocks as overvalued at the start of the corporate profits reporting season. The average earnings per share result is tipped to be between 7% and 8% for ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Orica call to end import duty

(The Australian Financial Review - ABIX via COMTEX) --Anti-dumping measures mean that the sodium bicarbonate Orica buys from China attracts import duties of up to 33.8 per cent. The Australian-listed explosives and chemicals group has asked the Anti-Dumping ... [Published TradingCharts.com - Jul 24 2014]

Quotes

"The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has filed a law suit against Orica over the incidents."
"The company has invested more than $200 million over the last three years delivering the largest improvement program in the KI facility's 45-year history. This is in addition to our significant investment in our people, processes and the community" Mr Hoggard said
"Orica's efforts to strengthen its community relationships includes opening our doors to the Kooragang Island site for resident and school groups, regular communication through our CommunityCommunity Reference Group and support for local community and sporting groups" Mr Hoggard said
"The EPA is pleased with this outcome today; it does represent a significant penalty for Orica for a series of events that really did concern the local communities, particularly in Newcastle but also for Botany" EPA chief environmental regulator Mark Gifford told media, including The Australian , after the decision was handed down yesterday

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Orica fined $750000 over chemical spills safety... [Published Canada Standard - 1 hour ago]
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Orica fined $750,000 over chemical spills, safe... [Published Mining.com - 3 hours ago]
Orica fined over toxic chemical emissions in Ne... [Published Chemicals Technology - 5 hours ago]
OPINION: Orica has taken positive steps since l... [Published Newcastle Herald - 5 hours ago]
Oil company clears out of West Gate site [Published Melbourne Age - 5 hours ago]
Stocks to watch at close on Tuesday [Published WA Today - 13 hours ago]
ORICA : Land and Environment Court Decision [Published 4 Traders - 13 hours ago]
Land and Environment Court Decision [Published Noodls - 13 hours ago]
Orica committed to ongoing improvements at Koor... [Published Noodls - 13 hours ago]
Orica fined more than $750,000 for pollution; A... [Published Smart Company Australia - 15 hours ago]
Orica warned against further polluting [Published WA Today - 15 hours ago]
Stocks to watch at noon on Tuesday (AAP) [Published West Australian - 17 hours ago]
Court penalises Orica more than ¾ of a million ... [Published Medianet - 18 hours ago]
​Orica fined $750 000 over chemical spills [Published Ferret.com.au - 19 hours ago]
Fined Orica pledges to do better (AAP) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - 20 hours ago]
Orica fine to pay for wetland restoration [Published ABC Online - 21 hours ago]
Herald Breakfast - July 29 [Published Newcastle Herald - 22 hours ago]
Old MacDonald Had a Rooftop Farm: Today's Top R... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined $750,000 for chemical leaks at Koor... [Published Newcastle Herald - Jul 28 2014]
news p2 orica 2 [Published Newcastle Herald - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined more than $750,000 [Published Sky News Australia - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined more than $750,000 (AAP) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Jul 28 2014]
ORICA : Foundation Sponsorship of IMARC 2014, A... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined more than $750,000 [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined more than $750,000 [Published Perth Now - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined $768,000 over chemical spills and s... [Published Prime 7 - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined more than $750,000 [Published NEWS.com.au - Jul 28 2014]
Orica fined more than $750,000 [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Jul 28 2014]
Weak earnings outlook tipped [Published Individual.com - Jul 27 2014]
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OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) (“Company”) announced today that on March 31, 2014, its subsidiary El Dorado Chemical Company (“EDCC”) sent the required one year prior notice to Orica International Pte Ltd (“Orica”) that ...
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OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) (“Company”) announced today that on March 31, 2014, its subsidiary El Dorado Chemical Company (“EDCC”) sent the required one year prior notice to Orica International Pte Ltd (“Orica”) that ...
CF Industries: Positioning Itself for a Strong ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Feb 20 2014]
CF Industries ( NYSE:CF ), the largest producer of nitrogen fertilizers in North America, reported better-than-expected quarterly results. The company reported 4Q13 adjusted EPS of $5.04, above consensus estimates of $4.49. The headline EPS ...
CF Industries Enters Into Long-Term Ammonium Ni... [Published EON Environment - Feb 13 2014]
DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) today announced that it has entered into long-term ammonium nitrate (AN) supply agreements with Orica International Pte. Ltd. (“Orica”) and Nelson Brothers, LLC, a joint venture ...
CF Industries Enters Into Long-Term Ammonium Ni... [Published EON Transportation - Feb 13 2014]
DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) today announced that it has entered into long-term ammonium nitrate (AN) supply agreements with Orica International Pte. Ltd. (“Orica”) and Nelson Brothers, LLC, a joint venture ...
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Orica enters a long-term Ammonium Nitrate suppl... [Published Financial Services - Feb 14 2014]
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