Enerplus Corporation has appointed Karen Clarke-Whistler to its board of directors. In 2018, Clarke-Whistler retired as the Chief Environment Officer of TD Bank Group. She spent more than 15 years working as an environmental consultant to a diverse base of clients in North and South America, Europe and Africa.
Canadian heavy and light oil prices should improve in 2019 as a result of increased demand from refineries in the United States, improving transportation capacity and mandatory productions cuts in Alberta, according to Deloitte's Resource Evaluation and Advisory (REA) group.
Suncor provided an operations update for the fourth quarter of 2018, highlighting total upstream production of 831,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d), a quarterly production record and an increase of 12 per cent from the third quarter of 2018.
J-CAT Enterprises, LLC has launched its business with the goal to stop lacerations and impalements, to workers and pedestrians, at both commercial and residential construction sites. Their patented safety products are engineered to cover and secure dangerously exposed post/column base brackets.
Blackstone Industrial Services expanded and will create Blackstone Repair Services, as it combines facilities, teams and skillsets rolled into a newly envisioned offering for Blackstone.
Rio Tinto has been named as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in the national awards program.
WSP Canada and Deloitte conducted a study to evaluate the technical and economic potential for renewable natural gas (RNG) production in Québec between now and 2030. This study, which was requested by Énergir, was overseen by a steering committee of key industry players; including the Chair in Energy Sector Management – HEC Montréal, the Conseil de l'industrie forestière du Québec, Énergir, RECYC-QUÉBEC and the Union des producteurs agricoles.
First Energy Metals Ltd. plans to carry out a drill program at its Phyllis Cobalt Property in Ontario.
Ballard Power Systems today has received a purchase order from Porterbrook Leasing Company Limited for an FCveloCity-HD fuel cell module and related support to power a HydroFLEX train in the U.K.