Tag Archives: oilfield

The Oil Story – Moving the province’s oil via rail – Pt. 1

Forget about taking the “Midnight Train to Georgia”. The oil trains that run through Saskatchewan have a just as exciting a story to tell. Arising out of the need to service small towns and various grain elevators, the province’s rail system has developed into a finely tuned network of commodity-driven…

Investing in the Future – Saskatchewan government helps build oil industry

“Build it and they will come” seems to be a motto that the Saskatchewan government is taking to heart, especially as it relates to the oil and gas producing industry. The province is the number two oil producer and number three gas producer in the country – which is impressive…

Diversity in the Workforce

The Petroleum Human Resources division of Enform (PHR), continues to tackle the big questions facing oil and gas industry human resource departments, with two pivotal reports released in 2014 that offer insight into Saskatchewan’s unique labour situation. The PHR division measured Aboriginal employment trends in their report Aboriginal Employment in…