Oilsands

Athabasca Closes $265 Million Leismer Infrastructure Transaction

Athabasca Oil Corporation closed the previously announced Leismer infrastructure transaction with Enbridge Inc. for $265 million cash consideration.

January 16, 2019, 12 AM MST


Struggles Faced By Canadian Oil And Gas Sector Continue To Impact National Economy

The challenges and struggles faced by the Canadian oil and gas sector continue to filter down and impact the national economy, the Bank of Canada (BoC) noted in its quarterly Monetary Policy Report (MPR) released last week.

January 14, 2019, 8:21 AM MST


Bitumen Beyond Combustion Program Invests $2 Million In Research

Seven projects will share $2 million in funding from the Bitumen Beyond Combustion (BBC) open call program, Alberta Innovates has announced.

January 9, 2019, 6 AM MST


Autonomous Hauling Heating Up In The Oilsands

Suncor Energy Inc.’s first-adopter work commercializing autonomous haulage systems (AHS) in oilsands mining is leading a shift in the sector that has global impact even in its earliest of stages.

January 8, 2019, 11:28 AM MST


Energy Excellence Awards – Get Your Nominations In Today!

With the Canadian energy industry apparently under siege, as it suffers from negatives such as volatile oil prices, lack of pipeline access to markets and government policies that threaten its competitiveness, there’s a new initiative that will focus on the positives of the entire energy sector and the steps it continues to take to play a leading role in the country’s economy.

January 8, 2019, 7:58 AM MST