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Oil boom creates new opportunities for Saskatchewan’s construction industry

By Lisa Fattori The oil boom in Saskatchewan fosters spin-off benefits for a variety of sectors, including the construction industry. Oil production requires the construction of on-site infrastructure in the oilpatch, but it also necessitates new development to support the influx of oilfield suppliers and related businesses, as well as…

Lloydminster’s oil industry: a force for change

By Lyndon McLean Oil production and exploration has long played a part in Lloydminster’s history and growth, creating a symbiotic relationship between industry and community. That relationship is more vital than ever, and industrial companies are making an impact not just economically, but on a profound level for all area…