Tag Archives: Canada

Lakeland College offers a powerful future

 Shawna Dillon is looking forward to beginning a career in power engineering. Dillon’s three-year Lakeland College journey began in 2014, when Dillon completed the heavy oil and gas (HOG) program, earning certification as a production field operator. “The HOG program really opened doors for me,” she said. Advancing her studies,…

Pumps and suppliers: confusingly simple

By Trevor Dahl When I started in the equipment industry almost 20 years ago, I never imagined I would end up in the pump world.  However, here I am enjoying every minute of it. I would have to say my favorite part is the secretive magic of the pump world, something…

Dakota Access Lifeline

By Bette Grande and Isaac Orr Western North Dakota has a history of oil booms and busts. The cycle began when oil was discovered in the region in the 1950s and again in the 1980s. Today, global oil prices and a lack of pipeline transportation have put the crunch on…