Neil Edmunds, noted oilsands pioneer in thermal heavy oil recovery, founding member of Laricina Energy Ltd. and well-respected industry researcher, author and presenter, passed away suddenly on Dec. 7, 2013, at the age of 56.
December 11, 2013, 12 PM MST
Novus Energy Inc. announces that its vice-president of operations, John M. (Jack) Lane, has passed away after a brief illness.
September 20, 2013, 12 PM MDT
As you may know, our good friend Garth Evans passed away on July 7, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
August 13, 2013, 12 PM MDT
(Reuters) -- George Phydias Mitchell, a petroleum engineer who transformed the natural gas industry by using hydraulic fracturing to pull the fuel out of shale formations, died of natural causes at the age of 94 on Friday.
July 29, 2013, 12 PM MDT
A funeral service will be held Saturday in Calgary for one of the giants of the oilpatch in Western Canada and a role model for generations of geologists.
July 4, 2013, 12 PM MDT
Birchcliff Energy Ltd. announces the passing on June 18 of Gordon W. (Scotty) Cameron, a founding shareholder and director of the company, at the age of 82.
June 20, 2013, 12 PM MDT
Crown Point Energy Inc. announces the sudden death due to complications from a surgical procedure of Mateo Turic, the president and chief executive officer of Crown Point Oil & Gas S.A., the Argentine subsidiary of the company, and a director of Crown Point.
May 21, 2013, 12 PM MDT
(Reuters) -- Ralph Klein, the rough-edged "King Ralph" who ruled Alberta from 1992 to 2006 with conservative policies that included deep public spending cuts and debt reduction, died on Friday.
April 1, 2013, 12 PM MDT
There will be a farewell party in the New Year but no funeral for an early Alberta landman and the co-founder of one of the province's first full service land consulting firms in Alberta.
December 28, 2012, 12 PM MST
Former Calgary political colleagues remember Harvie Andre as an intelligent, admirable parliamentarian and champion of Alberta's oil and gas industry.
October 24, 2012, 12 PM MDT
Tributes were pouring in today for Peter Lougheed, Alberta Progressive Conservative premier from 1971 to 1985, who died Thursday in Calgary at the age of 84.
September 14, 2012, 12 PM MDT
A.L.S. C.E.O. Can-Am Geomatics September 15, 1954 - August 23, 2012
August 28, 2012, 12 PM MDT
Friends and associates are invited to attend a celebration of life for Don West, who passed away suddenly on April 7, 2012.
April 23, 2012, 12 PM MDT
Donald West, the longest serving member of Pulse Seismic Inc.'s board of directors, died suddenly April 7, the company has announced.
April 12, 2012, 12 PM MDT
A celebration of the life of the Saskatchewan-born lawyer who was instrumental in the establishment of a world-class petrochemical industry in Western Canada will be held at 6 p.m. today at the Salvation Army Glenmore Temple (921-68 Ave. S.W.).
March 22, 2012, 12 PM MDT
Journalist and oilpatch publisher Ian Doig died Saturday, at 80 years of age. A familiar figure in Canada's oilpatch, he was for nearly 30 years editor and publisher of Doig's Digest, the monthly oil and gas industry journal he founded in 1983.
March 15, 2012, 12 PM MDT
Golder Associates Ltd. says it was deeply saddened to learn on Feb. 27 of the death of one its employees from Fort Chipewyan, Alberta.
March 1, 2012, 12 PM MST
Waseca Energy Inc. is saddened to announce the sudden passing of Michael D. Watson.
February 2, 2012, 12 PM MST
The family of noted Canadian entrepreneur and businessman A. Gordon Stollery announced yesterday that he died on Dec. 12 at the age of 64 while on vacation in the British Virgin Islands.
December 14, 2011, 12 PM MST
It is with deep regrets that we announce the passing of W.D.M. "Bill" Smith in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011.
November 28, 2011, 12 PM MST
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. D. Brant Bennion, a member of our Weatherford family, who passed away Tuesday, September 6, after a sudden and brief illness.
September 9, 2011, 12 PM MDT
Griffiths Energy International Inc. announces that its chairman, Brad Griffiths, has been confirmed dead following a tragic boating accident at Lake Joseph, Ontario.
July 25, 2011, 12 PM MDT
June 24, 2011, 12 PM MDT
Calgary oilman and part owner of the Calgary Flames hockey team Harley Hotchkiss, has died.
June 22, 2011, 12 PM MDT
Avenir Diversified Income Trust advises of the passing of William Patterson, who has served as a director and the chairman of Avenir's audit committee since May 2005.
December 17, 2010, 12 PM MST