From drilling and completions in Western Canada, to semi-submersible rigs offshore Newfoundland and Norway to an Edmonton biofuels plant, Jeff Tomaszewski has demonstrated his willingness to tackle new challenges during his 15 years in oil and gas.
December 2, 2021, 6 AM MST
When oil and gas companies face the myriad of regulatory approvals required for a new project, an essential member of the team is their regulatory counsel. And for her part, Martha Peden, vice-president of regulatory and public affairs at NorthRiver Midstream Inc., relishes the variety of that work.
December 1, 2021, 6 AM MST
Although he has spent the bulk of his industry career in a bear market, 32-year-old Brendan Paton likes being a bit of a contrarian.
November 30, 2021, 6 AM MST
At one time if anyone even thought about a company’s supply chain, it conjured up a vision of an older man sitting in a dusty basement writing out purchase orders in triplicate. Today, that stereotype could not be farther from reality, says Jennifer Lewis, category lead, engineering and survey services at TC Energy Corporation.
November 29, 2021, 6 AM MST
Although blue and green hydrogen typically come to mind when it comes to decarbonized hydrogen production, a new private company is proposing to add to the mix another colour — turquoise — with the use of microwave energy.
November 26, 2021, 12 AM MST
As a commerce student at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John’s, Devin Lacey spent three co-op placements at ExxonMobil Corp. in both operations and development.
November 26, 2021, 3:16 AM MST
Beginning with her first job as a recruiter at Shell Canada, people have always been at the heart of the energy industry for people and strategy professional human resources consultant Gillian Hynes.
November 25, 2021, 6 AM MST
More than a century ago, Ontario native Alexander T. Stuart envisioned the idea of water electrolysis to produce hydrogen and oxygen gases that could be used in the chemical, industrial and transportation industries.
November 24, 2021, 12 AM MST
Although Thomas Fox has an environmental science degree from McGill University in Montreal, the president and co-founder of Highwood Emissions Management, a rapidly growing start-up, attributes his current role to “a little bit of luck.”
November 24, 2021, 6 AM MST
Just over a year ago, Jessica Shumlich with a partner, Thomas Fox, followed her passion and launched a new company, Highwood Emissions Management, a consultancy specializing in greenhouse gas emission reductions.
November 24, 2021, 6 AM MST
As project manager with Landmark Resource Management Ltd., a Victoria-based natural resource management consulting firm, Brad Densmore helps both Indigenous and non-Indigenous clients navigate the evolving area of ESG (environmental, social and governance).
November 23, 2021, 6 AM MST
As a former university football player, Justin deMontarnal has always taken a team-based collaborative approach to his career in the oil and gas sector.
November 22, 2021, 6 AM MST
As someone who has always wanted to see the bigger picture, after graduating in civil engineering from Dalhousie University, Shannon DaCosta was attracted to a combination of the construction and engineering industries.
November 19, 2021, 6 AM MST
A professional chemist with a doctorate in chemistry from the University of Calgary, Paolo Bomben has always been fascinated about the interplay between chemistry and energy related matters.
November 18, 2021, 6 AM MST
The breadth of opportunities in the oil and gas sector is demonstrated by the Rising Stars Class of 2021 that includes not only engineers but also a research chemist, a regulatory lawyer and a supply chain expert.
November 17, 2021, 6 AM MST
In its first comprehensive ESG report, Deep Basin natural gas producer Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. has set new short-term targets for environmental performance in its environment, social and governance reporting.
October 26, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Leader. Collaborator. Mentor. Advocate for diversity and inclusion. Technology savvy. Those are just a few of the attributes of the 30 outstanding young professionals — including 12 women — who have been nominated as Rising Stars of 2021.
October 20, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Collaboration and integration are a key part of a platform that enables oil and gas operators to estimate the carbon intensity of their assets from wells to wheels, today and in the future, a recent virtual GeoConvention 21 session was told.
October 20, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Alberta’s first multi-operator methane emissions management pilot project in west-central Alberta could potentially serve as a model for other areas around the province, a Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada (PTAC) virtual session heard recently.
October 7, 2021, 6 AM MDT
With potency 25 times that of carbon dioxide over a 100-year period, methane is increasingly being seen by governments and regulators as the “number one bad guy” in greenhouse gas emissions, says an executive for oilfield services provider Baker Hughes.
October 5, 2021, 12 AM MDT
After working with Cold Lake oilsands producers for more than a decade, Jordan Costley, engineering manager for privately held Federation Engineering, had a pretty good understanding of area reservoirs and utility infrastructure.
September 28, 2021, 6 AM MDT
As oil and gas companies cut back on exploration, a Saskatchewan-based company is planning a busy year ahead, exploring and drilling for lithium-enriched brines on its 220,000 acres in the Williston Basin of southeastern Saskatchewan.
September 2, 2021, 9:54 AM MDT
A Calgary-based cleantech company whose proprietary technology can convert biomass or biogenic matter into an advanced biocrude is looking to extend the life of the internal combustion engine — including diesel and jet — while cost effectively reducing its carbon footprint.
August 18, 2021, 6 AM MDT
A sudden interest in the empty space between subsurface rocks has created the need to place a value on the void and a means for all users to gain access to the underground repositories.
August 11, 2021, 12 AM MDT
As CEO of deep tech company Drishya AI Labs Inc., Amardeep Sibia has found himself living in what he describes as two different ecosystems — Calgary’s “precise by-the-book engineering culture” and the “fast frugal software ecosystem” of Bangalore, India.
July 26, 2021, 9 AM MDT