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Welcome to the first REM Resource Engineering & Maintenance monthly e-newsletter. Through this e-newsletter, we hope to provide you with up-to-date information on what is going on in the resource sector today. This month, we include a number of short articles on the recent Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) Career Fair at annual CIM Conference and Exhibition. Watch for more in upcoming issues of REM.

I welcome your comments on what you read here or in the magazine. You can contact me at


Rob Colman
Online Editor, REM


Alberta celebrates top apprenticeships
Alberta's best apprentices, employers and instructors were honoured recently at the 12th annual Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board Awards ceremony in Edmonton. The awards celebrate Albertans who demonstrate excellence and commitment to their trade. Recipients were honoured in four categories. more...

Women in mining inspire the next generation of leaders
Toronto — At the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum's CIM Conference and Exhibition 09 held here, a ''Women in Mining'' panel session encouraged future generations of women leaders to consider the mining industry as a career option. more...

Emerson's wireless network helps Bord Gais monitor gas pipeline system in Ireland
Austin, TX — Emerson's Smart Wireless technology is being used to help monitor an expansive natural gas pipeline transmission system as part of an upgrade to Bord Gáis' Above Ground Installations in Ireland. New Rosemount wireless devices have replaced aging hard wired devices as part of a trial to decide the future specification of such sites going forward and for other sites that are due upgrades. more...

Get set for MainTrain 2009 in Edmonton
Mark your calendars for September 28-30, 2009, as the MainTrain conference will once again be held in Edmonton at the Marriott at River Cree Resort. The Alberta Chapter of the Plant Engineering and Maintenance Association of Canada (PEMAC) is planning another tremendous event. With Canada's resource sector facing new economic challenges, asset management and maintenance will play an even larger role this year. And by attending the conference, you'll gain new knowledge to help your company improve its bottom line and competitive position. more...



Fire protection strategies

Hearing loss prevention

Lubricants for extreme conditions


National Engineering Summit, May 18-21, Montreal, QC

GasTech 2009, May 25-28, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

GO-EXPO: Gas and Oil Exposition, June 9-11, Stampede Park, Calgary, Alberta

Atlantic Canada Petroleum Show, June 16-17, Mile One Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador

Oil Sands Tradeshow and Conference, September 22-23, 2009, Northlands Edmonton, Alberta

Athabasca Oil Sands Conference, September 22-23, Northlands Edmonton, Alberta

Global Petroleum Career Exposition, September 22-23, Northlands, Edmonton, Alberta

MainTrain 2009, September 23-25, Edmonton, Alberta

Check out the Calendar of Events on the REM website for more upcoming industry seminars, conferences, shows and training sessions.

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