In response to Canadian National Railway Company workers going on strike today, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) says it will monitor “such developments carefully to assess their potential impacts on Canada’s global competitiveness,” according to Ben Brunnen.
November 19, 2019, 10:56 AM MST
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Challenging market conditions and low rig counts have forced some Canadian-based producers and service providers to reduce their workforce.
November 15, 2019, 7:42 AM MST
Encana Corporation’s announcement this morning that it is set to become a U.S. corporate domicile is a “tragedy for Canada,” says the president and CEO of Cenovus Energy Inc.
October 31, 2019, 1:57 PM MDT
Calfrac Well Services Ltd. announced a $10 million reduction in its 2019 capital budget, which is now set at $139.6 million.
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ProPetro Holding Corp. this month cut about 150 workers, people familiar with the matter said on Monday, the latest sign of growing trouble in the oilfield services sector as U.S. shale producers reduce drilling.
October 15, 2019, 7:48 AM MDT
Halliburton Company said on Wednesday it is cutting another 650 U.S. oilfield services jobs as U.S. and gas producers have slashed spending amid weak prices and investor demands for higher returns.
October 9, 2019, 10:45 AM MDT
Women continue to be outnumbered on corporate boards and executive positions particularly in the oil and gas, mining and biotechnology sectors, according to a recent report released by the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA).
October 8, 2019, 8:55 AM MDT
Inter Pipeline Ltd. isn’t having trouble finding workers to build its $3.5-billion Heartland Petrochemical Complex, but with an eye on the next activity upswing, the company is investing to build Alberta’s construction workforce capacity.
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While some energy sector jobs will simply become irrelevant thanks to automation, Lauren Rooney says the oil and gas industry still needs “a strong pipeline of talent” to solve the challenges it faces.
June 19, 2019, 8:35 AM MDT
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An unprecedented research effort conducted as a result of a fatality five years ago has found that communication breakdown about ground hazards is a key risk for workers around oilsands tailings. And according to investigators, to blame are “systemic cultural roots within an organization, not simply unsafe acts by workers.”
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‘A diverse and inclusive workforce leads to better solutions’ but as simple as it sounds, the road to getting to this “nirvana” place is not easy.
May 21, 2019, 8:46 AM MDT
Unifor announced a new tentative agreement that establishes the pattern for 8,500 members of the National Energy Program.
May 16, 2019, 12 AM MDT
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Working in the oil and gas industry is still considered a good career option yet there’s a high level of uncertainty about job stability, according to a new report.
April 9, 2019, 8:53 AM MDT
The Canadian oil and gas direct workforce has declined by nearly one-quarter in the last five years, says a new report from the PetroLMI division of Energy Safety Canada.
April 8, 2019, 11:22 AM MDT
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