Oil sands fuel Canadian crude oil production growth
The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) continues to forecast significant growth in Canadian crude oil production over the next 15 years, driven largely by oil sands. Read more for the forecasted numbers...
Labour shortages on horizon for oil & gas industry:
How many workers will we need in a decade?
The economy may be in a downturn but the oil and gas industry will feel the pinch of another labour shortage next year.
Find out how many workers will be needed over the next 10 years...
Caterpillar to produce full line of mining shovels, expand truck capacity
Caterpillar Inc. has announced investment of nearly $700 million that, over the next four years, will enhance the company's position in the global mining industry.
Get all the details on the new product lines...
Ontario completes blitz on mobile equipment hazards in mining
Ontario has focused on mobile equipment hazards in mines and mining operations in its ongoing effort to make Ontario workplaces safer.
Get details on the safety risks in the mining industry...
GE using nanotechnology to green the Alberta oil sands
IGE is partnering with the University of Alberta and Alberta Innovates Technology Futures on a $4-million CO2 capture project to reduce emissions associated with the extraction and upgrading process. Find out about the new technology...