Condition-based maintenance (CBM) “sets in motion a shift” in understanding and applying operational data, and it is one Avatar Program team’s core recommendation for energy companies to make decisions on their assets.
October 21, 2020, 9:41 AM MDT
October 21, 2020, 7:58 AM MDT
Ovintiv Canada ULC notified the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) of its intent to start the bi-directional flow on the Tupper Hythe pipeline between the existing compressor stations at 15-31- 074-13W6M and a-029-H/93-P-09.
October 21, 2020, 3:32 PM MDT
The federal government has approved the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) 2021 System expansion project with 35 conditions.
October 20, 2020, 12 AM MDT
October 19, 2020, 8 AM MDT
Canada’s largest city is poised to be one of the first cities in North America to harness the green energy potential of its municipal organic waste by turning it into pipeline-ready renewable natural gas.
October 16, 2020, 6:47 AM MDT
TransCanada Keystone Pipeline GP Ltd. has repeated an earlier request to the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) that it dismiss without further process a complaint from Phillips 66 Canada Ltd. about a proposed increase in 2020 variable tolls on the Keystone pipeline system in Canada unless it files evidence to support the complaint.
October 16, 2020, 7:01 AM MDT
Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC has opted for an alternate route for its expansion project in response to concerns from the Coldwater Indian Band that the approved corridor could present a risk to the reserve’s underground water supply, the main source of its water.
October 16, 2020, 10:02 AM MDT
October 15, 2020, 10:58 AM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has approved as filed an application from Alliance Pipeline Ltd. for higher tolls and tariff amendments reflecting the annual update of pipeline abandonment surcharges to be effective Nov. 1, 2020.
October 14, 2020, 10:13 AM MDT
Enbridge Gas Inc. is holding an open season for standard C1 service capacity of up to 700,000 GJ/d beginning on Nov. 1, 2020, along the Parkway to Dawn transportation path for a minimum one-year term.
October 13, 2020, 9:06 AM MDT
October 13, 2020, 8:08 AM MDT
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. and natural gas producers are still waiting for a federal cabinet decision on the proposed $2.31-billion NGTL 2021 expansion, which is due by Oct. 19, 2020.
October 9, 2020, 7:50 AM MDT
A Canada Energy Regulator (CER) integrity specialist verified Enbridge Inc.’s plan for restarting the Youngstown Pump Station before it was returned to service on Oct. 3, 2020.
October 8, 2020, 12 AM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) says it has decided to recommence the comment process that was suspended earlier this year, related to a Dec. 20, 2019 complaint from Phillips 66 Canada Ltd. about a proposed 22.5 per cent increase in 2020 variable tolls on the Keystone pipeline system.
October 7, 2020, 6 AM MDT
TC Energy Corporation has made a non-binding offer to acquire all the outstanding common units of the master limited partnership TC PipeLines, LP not beneficially owned by TC Energy or its affiliates in exchange for TC Energy common shares.
October 5, 2020, 4:59 AM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has been notified of an above ground crude oil release that occurred on Oct. 2, 2020, at a pump station near Youngstown, Alberta.
October 4, 2020, 3:02 PM MDT
October 2, 2020, 8 AM MDT
Industry seeks a “next new normal” in the oil and gas markets during current uncertain times, which when paired with lower commodity prices means many firms may need to permanently lower cost structures even further than they have already, says Dinara Millington, vice-president of research at the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI).
October 1, 2020, 7:44 AM MDT
TC Energy Corporation says that it is making staffing changes in its Canada Gas Operations & Projects team although it has declined to confirm reports of layoffs.
October 1, 2020, 11:45 AM MDT
TransAlta Corporation and partner Tidewater Midstream & Infrastructure Ltd. are selling the Pioneer pipeline to ATCO Gas and Pipelines Ltd. for $255 million.
October 1, 2020, 6:55 AM MDT
TC Energy Corporation’s Coastal GasLink pipeline faces another legal challenge from Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs.
October 1, 2020, 10:23 AM MDT
Shawcor Ltd.’s pipe coating division has been awarded a definitive contract with Saipem to provide thermal insulation and anticorrosion coating services for the Payara development project located in the Stabroek block offshore Guyana.
October 1, 2020, 9:57 AM MDT
Removing the hydrostatic test and replacing it with alternative solutions could maintain safe pipelines in Canada, while also being better for the environment and more cost effective for industry, suggests one Avatar Program team’s presentation to a panel of industry experts.
September 30, 2020, 7:27 AM MDT
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has welcomed Tuesday’s announcement by Natural Law Energy (NLE), an Indigenous treaty energy alliance, that it wants to pursue an equity interest in TC Energy Corporation’s Keystone XL pipeline and other potential related midstream and power projects.
September 30, 2020, 7:09 AM MDT