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Canada’s oil and gas workforce has grown older, more educated and more culturally diverse, says PetroLMI report

The period from 2006 to 2016 was a remarkable decade for Canada’s oil and gas industry. Periods of rapid growth followed by sharp contractions transformed not only the industry, but also its workforce, according to the latest report released today by PetroLMI, a division of Energy Safety Canada. During the…

COSIA marks fifth consecutive year of progress in oil sands innovation

At its 2017 annual Performance Update, Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) showcased advances towards its goal of accelerating the pace of environmental performance in Canada’s oil sands. To date, members of Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) have voluntarily shared 981 distinct environmental technologies costing $1.4 billion. Since its…

Great Plains College Kindersley Campus welcomes Third Class Power Engineering students

Great Plains College Kindersley Campus is welcoming the first cohort of students to the high-demand third class power engineering program. The new program, brokered from Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), complements the existing fourth class power engineering certificate in Kindersley. “Many of our students that complete the fourth class…