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Petroteq Energy Receives Notices on New Patents in the US and Canada Covering Oil Extraction Technology

Petroteq Energy Inc. is a company focused on the development of and implementation of proprietary technologies for the energy industry. Petroteq’s portfolio includes technology for the environmentally safe extraction of heavy oils from oil sands, oil shale deposits and shallow oil deposits. The company has announced today that it has…

Saskatchewan Day at CSUR in Calgary

By George Eynon, PGeo*  The Canadian Society for Unconventional Resources (CSUR) hosted a team from the Saskatchewan government to meet industry oil and gas players at a one-day workshop session in Calgary in late 2016, making quite the impression The Canadian Society for Unconventional Resources attracted producers, consultants and members…

Building safer worksites through prime contractor legislation

Saskatchewan’s legislation surrounding the occupational health and safety of its people includes prime contractors under the Saskatchewan Employment Act (SEA). Mandated in 2015, the intent of the legislation is to have in place a central role that is responsible for the coordination of health and safety activities at multi-employer worksites….