Category Archives: Industry news

Report projects 98,000 jobs to be generated in oil sands construction, maintenance, and operations in the decade ahead

A new report reveals that an estimated 98,000 oil sands construction, maintenance and operations jobs will be generated over the next decade, a projection that further confirms the oil sands sector as a key economic and employment driver for Canada.Released today, the Oil Sands Construction, Maintenance and Operations Labour Demand Outlook to 2023, takes…

Aboriginal recruitment strategies increasingly important for Saskatchewan’s oil and gas industry

Saskatchewan’s forward-thinking oil and gas companies are implementing effective strategies to employ and retain aboriginal workers, according to a report released on April 28, 2104 by the Petroleum Human Resources Council (the Council), a division of Enform Canada. Such strategies will grow in importance as demand for oil and gas workers…

Accessing new markets ‘imperative’ to Canada, Monaco tells global energy roundtable

Securing new markets for its significant energy resources is an issue of “national importance” to Canada, Enbridge president and CEO Al Monaco told a global energy roundtable Tuesday in London. During a morning address to the Canada Europe Energy Summit at London’s Canada House, Monaco told his audience of more…