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 10-year period, the workforce employed […]

TransCanada Appoints New Independent Director

TransCanada Corporation announced yesterday the appointment of a new independent director, Randy Limbacher, effective June 13, 2018. Since 2017, Mr. Limbacher has been the chief executive officer of Meridian Energy LLC, a Houston-based energy advisory firm. From 2013 to 2017, Mr. Limbacher was the vice-chairman, president and chief executive officer of Samson Resources Corporation. He […]

Update on Trans Mountain expansion project permitting process

In total, 1,191 provincial permits are required for the Trans Mountain expansion project, with many involving First Nations consultation. To date: 756 permit applications have been submitted to permitting agencies. Of these, 220 have been approved and permits issued. The remaining 536 submitted permit applications are being reviewed. Another 435 permits have yet to be […]