A member of the Canadian Petroleum Hall of Fame and the Order of Canada, who was well known for his contributions to both his industry and his community, died Wednesday in Calgary. Charlie Fischer was 70.
June 19, 2020, 10:55 AM MDT
Oilpatch veteran Scott Douglas passed away on Jan. 18, 2020.
January 22, 2020, 9:34 AM MST
One of the keynote speakers at this week’s National Coalition of Chiefs Energy and Natural Resources Summit, held in Calgary, died of an apparent heart attack the night after he spoke at the conference,
November 6, 2019, 11:33 AM MST
The founder of J&J Supply Co., a Calgary-based and family-owned drillbit service company, has died in a car accident in the United Kingdom.
November 4, 2019, 8:56 AM MST
September 12, 2019, 7:23 AM MDT
A member of the Canadian Petroleum Hall of Fame who in 1968 was instrumental in organizing the National Petroleum Show has died at the age of 89.
June 3, 2019, 9:46 AM MDT
Enbridge Inc. announced that Michael E.J. Phelps, a member of its board of directors, passed away April 20, 2019.
April 25, 2019, 9:43 AM MDT
Roderick (Rod) Rogers McDaniel, died on Wednesday March 6, 2019 at the age of 92 after a brief illness. He would have turned 93 on March 18, 2019.
March 8, 2019, 6 AM MST
Ray Smith, the former president and CEO of Bellatrix Exploration Ltd., died Feb. 12 after a battle with cancer. He was 71.
February 25, 2019, 8:22 AM MST
January 4, 2019, 6:54 AM MST
The management and staff of Sayer Energy Advisors offer their condolences to the family, former co-workers and friends of Ross Kobayashi on hearing the news of his recent passing.
October 18, 2018, 8:12 AM MDT
Clayton (Clay) Riddell, a geologist who took Paramount Resources Ltd. public nearly 40 years ago, died on the weekend after a short illness. He was 81.
September 17, 2018, 3:18 AM MDT
It is with sadness that the family and co-workers of Doug Fox (Canadian Drilling Sales Manager of Precision Drilling) announce his passing on Friday, June 15 2018 at the Foothills Country Hospice after a lengthy battle with cancer.
June 19, 2018, 10:51 AM MDT
Divestco would like to announce that Ray Lipkewich passed away on Sunday, May 27. Ray was an instrumental part of our Processing Team for over 27 years (Geo-X and Divestco).
June 7, 2018, 6:42 AM MDT
Suzanne West, founder and president and CEO of Imaginea Energy Corp., died Tuesday after a short battle with brain cancer. She was 52.
March 8, 2018, 6 AM MST
A funeral service will be held Tues. Nov. 21 for Edward Lakusta, a former president and chief operating officer of Petro-Canada who died Wednesday.
November 17, 2017, 8:34 AM MST
AltaCorp Capital Inc. advised its clients, business partners and the investment community that George Gosbee died suddenly on Sunday.
November 14, 2017, 7:35 AM MST
David F. Mackie, a founding member of AltaGas Ltd. and a valued member of its board of directors, passed away on Aug. 14, 2017, the company said.
August 15, 2017, 11:40 AM MDT
Rick George, who helped pioneer Canada’s oilsands industry during two decades at the helm of Suncor Energy Inc., died on Tuesday after a year-and-a-half battle against acute myeloid leukemia. He was 67.
August 3, 2017, 3:02 AM MDT
Suncor Energy Inc. today extended condolences to the family of Rick George, former president and chief executive officer of the company, who passed away in Calgary on Aug. 1, as a result of complications from AML.
August 2, 2017, 12:22 PM MDT
June 19, 2017, 11:14 AM MDT
This past weekend Divestco lost a valuable colleague, Rob Howey. Rob was an appreciated member of Divestco’s Seismic Processing team; his dry sense of humour, calm demeanour and commitment to his teammates will not be forgotten.
June 8, 2017, 6 AM MDT
Canadian Equipment Rentals Corp. regrettably announces that Skip Kerr, former chief operating officer of the company, passed away on Dec. 27 after a lengthy battle with various health ailments.
December 30, 2016, 10:47 AM MST
A state memorial will be held in Calgary on Oct. 28 to honour Jim Prentice, the former Alberta premier.
October 19, 2016, 8:31 AM MDT
Hugh Fergusson, chair of the board of directors of Canexus Corporation and a member of the AltaGas Ltd. board, died Monday in his sleep at the age of 68.
October 5, 2016, 10:14 AM MDT