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Energy Safety Canada launches new brand identity for oil and gas safety

Energy Safety Canada unveiled its brand identity today, one that helps define its role as the new national voice for oil and gas safety. Formed through a merger of Enform Canada (Enform) and Oil Sands Safety Association (OSSA), Energy Safety Canada brings together the best of both associations to accelerate…

Enform announces Cameron MacGillivray to retire; new chief executive officer and president appointed

Cameron MacGillivray, president and chief executive officer of Enform Canada, has announced his intention to retire at the end of September, 2017, after leading the safety association for more than five years. John Rhind, who worked for more than 30 years in the oil and gas industry, including serving as…

The Oil Story – Moving the province’s oil via rail – Pt. 2

The allure of rail The aforementioned CAPP report identifies several beneficial reasons to transport crude oil by rail, aside from the “constrained pipeline capacity” situation that currently exists. Additional advantages include: Speed to market: Getting oil to the refinery more quickly means producers are paid sooner and refiners get feedstock…