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39 Drilling rigs active as of July 10

39 Drilling rigs active as of July 10

Crescent Point cuts its rig fleet by about a third
Efficiency in production is where it’s at

Efficiency in production is where it’s at

“Stay where ur to and I’ll come where ur at.” - Newfoundlander expression
Saskatchewan’s natural gas drilling is all but dead

Saskatchewan’s natural gas drilling is all but dead

Regina – Picking up on a line of questioning to previous speakers, Melinda Yurkowski, assistant chief geologist for Saskatchewan began her presentation on the petroleum geology of Saskatchewan 101 with this sobering statement: “Truthfully, the gas in
All eyes and ears on pipeline safety

All eyes and ears on pipeline safety

Edmonton – Pipeline giants Enbridge Pipelines Inc., TransCanada Corp. and Kinder Morgan Canada have signed on as partners in research into aerial-based leak technologies.

BlackPearl steaming Onion Lake

Calgary – BlackPearl Resources Inc. plans to begin steam injection at its 6,000 barrels per day Onion Lake thermal project by June 1.

Inter Pipeline expanding Kerrobert hub

Calgary – Inter Pipeline Ltd. is spending $65 million this year on a crude oil storage tank expansion at the Kerrobert Terminal on their Mid-Saskatchewan pipeline system.

Trican cuts 2,000 jobs, salaries

Calgary – Trican Well Service Ltd., founded in Lloydminster, has reduced its Canadian workforce by 35 per cent after cutting 2,000 employees from its North American operations due to prevailing weak demand for its oilfield services.
Could Stoughton one day be connected by rail to Northgate?

Could Stoughton one day be connected by rail to Northgate?

Abandoned railbed runs from Lampman to Northgate
North Dakota sees $4 billion drop in oil revenues

North Dakota sees $4 billion drop in oil revenues

State adopts flat oil tax to staff off devastating drop in income
Manitoba expects significant decline in activity

Manitoba expects significant decline in activity

Drilling down substantially