Canadian Manufacturing

Oil & Gas

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Good times ahead for Canadian oil industry

    September 2, 2010 by staff

    Ottawa, Ont.: Canada’s oil extraction sector can expect more competition as productivity ramps up in the coming year, according to the Conference Board of Canada’s industrial outlook. The report estimates production in Canada’s oil extraction industry will grow by 4.1

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    SNC-Lavalin awarded Alberta oil sands contract

    August 19, 2010 by Staff

    MONTREAL: SNC-Lavalin, a Montreal-based engineering and construction group, has been awarded an engineering and procurement contract by Grizzly Oil Sands ULC for its new Algar Lake steam assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) facility located near Fort McMurray, Alta. The project consists

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Oil sands developers want some eco-respect

    April 21, 2009 by Joe Terrett, Editor

    Furthermore, citizens on both sides of the Canada/US border have a dim view of the tar sands and the “dirty oil” produced there. Of course, 500 ducks dieing in a Syncrude tailings pond near Fort McMurray, Alta. last April has