COSIA marks fifth consecutive year of progress in oil sands innovation

Highlights areas of focus aimed at accelerating performance At its 2017 annual Performance Update, Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) showcased advances towards its goal of accelerating the pace of environmental performance in Canada’s oil sands. To date, members of Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) have voluntarily shared 981 distinct environmental technologies costing $1.4 […]

Hydraulic fracturing scientific review panel announced

The British Columbia government is moving forward with an independent scientific review of hydraulic fracturing to ensure it is meeting the highest safety and environmental standards – energy, mines and petroleum resources minister Michelle Mungall announced today. The review will be carried out by a three-member independent panel consisting of a professor of hydrogeology, a […]

Shipyard equipped to meet demand for LNG vessels

Seaspan Shipyards demonstrates its capabilities with liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessel engine conversions in the wake of a major project milestone. Victoria Shipyards (VSL) was selected by TOTE Maritime Alaska to carry out the yard production work and docking necessary for the conversion of their two TOTE Orca class vessels to dual-fuel systems, a process […]