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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…

The Oil Story – Moving the province’s oil via rail – Pt. 1

Forget about taking the “Midnight Train to Georgia”. The oil trains that run through Saskatchewan have a just as exciting a story to tell. Arising out of the need to service small towns and various grain elevators, the province’s rail system has developed into a finely tuned network of commodity-driven…