CUADRILLA TO RELOCATE ITS HEADQUARTERS TO LANCASHIRE

Cuadrilla is pleased to confirm that it is to relocate its head office to Lancashire at the start of 2016. The British company’s new headquarters will position its management and operational team within its shale gas exploration licence area in Lancashire. Cuadrilla currently has its head office in Lichfield, Staffordshire, where the company was founded […]

STATEMENT FROM CUADRILLA RESOURCES REGARDING GRANGE HILL OFFICER’S RECOMMENDATION

“We welcome the decision by Lancashire County Council’s Planning Officers to recommend to the Council’s Development Control Committee the approval of planning consent for our application for  our Grange Hill site. Planning permission was originally granted for the site in 2010, and the well was safely drilled to its target depth of 10,700ft in 2011. […]

ENVIRONMENT AGENCY GRANTS CUADRILLA’S ENVIRONMENTAL PERMITS FOR ROSEACRE WOOD

The Environment Agency has today announced that it has granted Cuadrilla all of the environmental permits required to carry out operations safely at its proposed shale gas exploration site at Roseacre Wood. Francis Egan, CEO of Cuadrilla, responding to today’s announcement, said: “We are pleased that the Environment Agency has granted our permits for our […]

STATEMENT FROM CUADRILLA RESOURCES REGARDING LANCASHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL’S DEFERRAL OF THE DETERMINATION OF ITS PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR SHALE GAS EXPLORATION FOR PROPOSED SITES AT PRESTON NEW ROAD AND ROSEACRE WOOD

We recognise the careful consideration that Lancashire County Council has given and its subsequent agreement to our request to defer the determination of our planning applications for shale gas exploration at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood. The additional information we have provided on further mitigation measures will, we believe, fully address the noise and […]

STATEMENT FROM CUADRILLA RESOURCES REGARDING ITS PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR SHALE GAS EXPLORATION FOR PROPOSED SITES AT PRESTON NEW ROAD AND ROSEACRE WOOD

Lessening any potential impact of our proposed operations on local residents is important to us. We have therefore written to the Chair of Lancashire County Council’s Development Control Committee (DCC), regarding our planning applications for shale gas exploration at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood, outlining additional information regarding further mitigation measures on noise and […]

Applications to Drill, Fracture and Flow test up to Four Wells at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood

A Cuadrilla spokesperson said: “We are very disappointed that Lancashire County Council’s Planning Officers have recommended that the Council’s Development Control Committee refuse planning consent for both our applications. Officers have recommended refusal at Preston New Road only on grounds of night-time noise and at Roseacre Wood on noise and traffic concerns. We note that the […]

Environment Agency grants Cuadrilla environmental permits for Preston New Road

The Environmental Agency has today (January 16) announced it has granted Cuadrilla the environmental permits for its proposed shale gas exploration site at Preston New Road. Francis Egan, CEO of Cuadrilla, responding to today’s announcement said: “We are delighted that the Environment Agency has granted our permits for our proposed exploration site at Preston New Road. This is an […]