How the ASA regulation in B.C. can help the oil & gas sector harmonize safety codes and standards

For years, industry has been asking provincial regulators to harmonize technical safety standards and regulations across provincial borders. This can be challenging because, although Canadian codes and standards are established and intended for adoption nationwide, each province adopts them differently. The industrial makeup and legislative priorities in each province drive decisions on how regulations are […]

Let’s take up the challenge of carbon capture

By Joseph Maloney A combination of science, courageous business people, and the incredible skills of the members I am proud to represent has given us the opportunity to significantly reduce our carbon footprint while providing employment security for tens of thousands of Canadians. The business people are making carbon-capture technology an integral part of a […]

Fighting fires: Wildfire prevention a key planning consideration for B.C. oil and gas

By Andrea Danelak With Canadian wildfires making international headlines, it’s no surprise fire prevention is at the forefront of the minds of those working in the oil and gas industry. While the fires in Fort McMurray exacted a toll on Canadian oil operations and the economy, other provinces have also felt significant impacts from wildfires […]