Canadian Manufacturing

Oil & Gas

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Exports not responding to US growth

    December 8, 2010 by Staff

    Regardless of the performance of Canadian resources, Canada’s role in emerging markets remains trivial relative to its U.S.-bound exports, and it’s a worrying trend.

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article
    News Operations

    $25M oil sands contract for Aecon

    December 6, 2010 by Staff

    A unit of Aecon Group Inc. has won a $25-million contract to complete upgrades on an existing water treatment plant in Fort McMurray, Alta.

  • US energy companies tossing away $23M in natural gas escapes

    December 1, 2010 by The Canadian Press

    Government says capture technology affordable, accessible

  • Energy prices heading up

    November 22, 2010 by The Canadian Press

    With new rebates, electricity bills to climb by 3.6 per cent a year

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article
    News Operations

    $11M mine housing project for Calgary firm

    November 16, 2010 by Staff

    Black Diamond Group Ltd. will build and lease the first phase of an upscale remote workforce housing project located in north central British Columbia.

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article
    News Operations

    Pumped and primed

    November 1, 2010 by Nordahl Flakstad

    Facing eight-dollar-a-barrel oil and heavy debt, Calgary oilfield-equipment manufacturer KUDU Industries Inc. was, by March 1998, like a smoker warned by a doctor to quit and shed some weight, or suffer the consequences.

  • 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