Headlines from the Proactive UK newsroom.
Quadrise (LON:QFI) has signed another agreement for its alternative fuel MSAR. E&P consultant Merlin Energy and Quadrise will work together to find applications for MSAR in heavy oil environments.
i3 Energy (LON:I3E) says its drilling rig is ready to move to the Liberator field. The semi-submersible rig will drill a pilot well to optimise the location of a first production well and test the Serenity prospect in a 94-day drilling programme.
ReNeuron (LON:RENE) has received a £250,000 grant to work on its exosome-based drug delivery technology platform with the stem cell research unit at the University of Cardiff.
Rail passengers are bracing for another meaty fare rise ahead of today’s RPI inflation numbers for July. That is the benchmark used to set rail fares and economists forecast a 2.8% rise this time.
Sports Direct’s (LON:SPD) auditor Grant Thornton is stepping down. After reviewing its list of clients, the accountant said it had decided not to seek re-appointment with Mike Ashley’s group.