31 Mar 2020

Artificial Intelligence: A Big Player in the Oil Sands Industry

Canada is a major oil producer thanks to Alberta’s oil sands, which contributes more than 60% of Canada’s 4.6 million bbl/day oil production. While the first commercial oil sands production began in late 1960’s through mining, it was not until 1985 when in-situ production began with the first-in-kind project by Imperial Oil in Cold Lake. …

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30 Mar 2020

Johnson Controls Delivers Mission Critical Services During Pandemic

Johnson Controls Chairman and CEO, George Oliver, reaffirmed that the Company is delivering ‘essential products, services and personnel’ during the COVID-19 pandemic. “At times like these, it is critically important to reach out and let people know that we are here and that we continue to help hospitals, pharmacies and other essential businesses as needed …

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19 Feb 2020

A Look Back at 1985

It’s the 1980’s. Big hair, Back to the Future, Sony Discman and Super Mario Brothers – these are just some of the phenomenon’s raging in 1985 that were inherent in the cultural fabric of the day. Dubbed the “Greed Decade,” the 1980’s saw an emergence of decadence and discovery, prosperity and power, and opened up …

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19 Feb 2020

Newell Remains Optimistic About Oil Sands Sector

By Mario Toneguzzi @Mtone123     Alberta’s energy sector has seen many ups and downs over the past few decades with change always being a significant element of the industry. And industry icon Eric Newell, former CEO of Syncrude, has been there every step of the way to witness the evolution of the oilsands as …

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17 Jan 2020

How Technology Has Changed Everything

It’s the 1980’s. Big hair, Back to the Future Sony Discman and Super Mario Brothers – these are just some of the phenomenon’s raging in 1985 that were inherent in the cultural fabric of the day. Dubbed the “Greed Decade,” the 1980’s saw an emergence of decadence and discovery, prosperity and power, and opened up …

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