We live and work in a three dimensional world, but much of the planning work we do deals in only two dimensions, like computer screens and blueprints. And that can lead to big, and costly, problems for major project developments.
November 15, 2018, 4:16 AM MST
While TransCanada Corporation will co-operate in the National Energy Board’s jurisdictional hearing on the Coastal GasLink project, the company also will start construction with the permits that it holds, a senior executive said Thursday.
November 2, 2018, 7:51 AM MDT
The Alberta government is updating a 2014 study to find out whether the province still has the lowest total installed cost when it comes to manufacturing.
October 24, 2018, 7:17 AM MDT
October 3, 2018, 6 AM MDT
TransCanada Corporation will proceed with construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline project, the company said this morning, after a decision to sanction the LNG Canada natural gas liquefaction facility in Kitimat, B.C., was announced earlier by the joint venture participants.
October 2, 2018, 7:29 AM MDT
The Kwispaa LNG Project at Sarita Bay on Vancouver Island achieved another significant milestone in its development this week as Kwispaa LNG signed a contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries for the front-end engineering and design (FEED) of two proprietary At-Shore LNG hulls.
September 19, 2018, 8:56 AM MDT
It is often said that improved project delivery in Alberta requires better communication and more collaboration between project owners and contractors.
July 19, 2018, 6 AM MDT
SA Energy Group, a 50/50 joint venture between Aecon and Robert B. Somerville Co. Ltd., has been awarded a $282 million contract by Enbridge Pipelines Inc. for Spreads 8 and 9 of the Line 3 replacement Phase 2 project in Manitoba.
July 18, 2018, 8:57 AM MDT
April 27, 2018, 11:19 AM MDT
Electrical Wholesalers Edmonton, Ltd. (EWEL) has been appointed the exclusive, authorized, stocking Master Distributor for all Drexan Energy Systems Inc. products throughout British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
October 3, 2017, 8:02 AM MDT
Osum Oil Sands Corp. has approved the start of the Phase 2B expansion at its Orion thermal project.
October 2, 2017, 11:24 AM MDT
AltaGas Ltd. says that commercial operations have begun at its 99 mmcf-per-day shallow-cut natural gas processing facility on the existing Townsend site, adjacent to the currently operating Townsend facility in northeast B.C.
October 2, 2017, 10:21 AM MDT
September 7, 2017, 3:43 AM MDT
Furthering the growth of its midstream infrastructure, Secure Energy Services Inc. plans to develop a $75 million light oil feeder pipeline system and terminal in the Kindersley-Kerrobert region of southwest Saskatchewan.
September 6, 2017, 5:28 PM MDT
Seven Generations Energy Ltd. has filed an application with the Alberta Energy Regulator for what would be its third wholly-owned gas processing facility in the Grande Prairie area.
August 17, 2017, 10:57 AM MDT
Dallas, Texas-based Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. says it has signed an engineering services agreement with Keyera Partnership.
June 15, 2017, 11:09 AM MDT
June 14, 2017, 8:01 AM MDT
AltaGas Ltd. is proceeding with the first train of the Townsend Phase 2 gas plant expansion and is looking at adding the second already-permitted train, says the company’s chief executive.
February 23, 2017, 11:13 AM MST
The ongoing low price environment may have slammed the brake to the floor on new oilsands growth projects, but the industry had already started to apply pressure and slow down.
August 29, 2016, 8:24 AM MDT
Alberta’s heavy industrial construction industry is facing a crisis — unpredictable project management and delivery performance have reduced investor confidence to levels that threaten the marketplace. The dramatic and continued drop in crude oil pricing has exacerbated the issue.
August 19, 2016, 9:47 AM MDT
Delphi Energy Corp. says it continues to improve upon its superior capital efficiencies at Bigstone through successful innovation of its slickwater frac design, resulting in both material cost savings and improved well productivity.
October 8, 2015, 8:39 AM MDT
Kineticor Resource Corp. has entered into an agreement with Surge Energy Inc. to provide a second flare gas-to-power facility near Shaunavon.
October 8, 2015, 10:01 AM MDT
Birchcliff Energy Ltd., which reported higher production, lower operating costs and a net loss for the second quarter (see tables), has deferred to next year $17 million in spending on the Phase V expansion of its Pouce Coupe South (PCS) gas plant.
August 13, 2015, 7:35 AM MDT
Meritage Midstream Services announced today that its Canadian affiliate, Meritage Midstream Services III, LP, has entered into definitive agreements withCanadian International Oil Corporation to build natural gas gathering, compression and processing assets and crude oil gathering assets to support the development of CIOC’s Montney and Duvernay shale positions in west-central Alberta.
August 11, 2015, 11:12 AM MDT
TransCanada Corporation announced Thursday that the Grand Rapids Pipeline Limited Partnership has entered into an agreement to contribute the southernmost portion of the 20-inch diluent Grand Rapids pipeline into a 50/50 joint venture with Keyera Corp.
August 7, 2015, 9:33 AM MDT