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Test of Mettle

Behind the scenes: a look at the business of making steel pipe. According to Natural Resources Canada, pipelines have moved oil and gas in the country since 1853. A network of pipe has grown to […]

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Keeping Our Land Clean

SECURE Energy Services takes on the important task of reclaiming abandoned wellsites for future generations. by Jess Sinclair Western Canada’s oil and gas industry is recognized as one of the world’s most rigorously regulated. Many […]


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By Jess Sinclair       Fred Ljaljevic is all about efficiency. Trained as a petroleum engineer in his native Serbia, Ljaljevic worked for some of the Alberta oilsands’ major players before founding Wellsite Masters […]

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Technology: The Heat is On

Warm solvent vapour technology changes the rules…again. by Jess Sinclair Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) has done wonders for Canada’s heavy oil industry. The technology, conceived in the 1970s by Irving oil Engineer Dr. Roger […]