Darrell Stonehouse

Darrell Stonehouse is editor of Oilweek as well as JWN's Intelligence Publications. He joined the company in 1998 as editor of the Oil & Gas Inquirer, Oil & Gas Quarterly and Alberta Construction Magazine. In 2004, he was appointed managing editor of all JWN magazines.

In 2006, Darrell left the company to operate his own communications business, focused on custom publishing products. He rejoined JWN in 2011. Prior to joining JWN, Darrell was editor of Alberta Beef magazine. His work has also appeared in many other business publications, including Financial Post Magazine, Alberta Report, and a variety of agricultural publications.


Operators that can pivot to a new direction will thrive in
the future: 2020 Top Operators Report

Friday, July 24, 2020, 6 AM MDT

What does the successful Canadian oil and gas company look like as the world emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic?Many of…

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Environmental, social and governance performance will drive investment in future – 2020 Top Operators Report

Thursday, July 23, 2020, 6 AM MDT

The concept of investors using the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of a company to guide investment decisions is…

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​Downstream integration creating value in natural gas complex: 2020 Top Operators Report

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 6 AM MDT

Vertical integration has paid off for oil producers who have spread risk throughout the value chain while capturing increased revenues…

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Operators still finding ways to increase productivity: 2020 Top Operators Report

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 7:01 AM MDT

Canada’s oil and gas industry has been on a relentless pursuit of operational excellence for the last five years in…

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Top Operators Report: Liquidity the key to coming through the other side the COVID-19 crisis

Monday, July 20, 2020, 6 AM MDT

Managing the balance sheet and maintaining liquidity through the COVID-19 crisis will decide who comes out the other side intact…

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Top Operators Report: Size matters, but agility and ability to pivot just as important

Friday, July 17, 2020, 6:52 AM MDT

Which companies are best positioned to weather the COVID-19 storm and emerge strong on the other side?“Larger and integrated companies…

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Top Operators Report: ​A long, hard road for oilfield services sector hit with COVID-19

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 9:22 AM MDT

Canada’s oilfield services sector has struggled the last five years. Activity levels plummeted as operators adjusted capital expenditures in light…

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2020 Top Operators report looks to industry’s post-pandemic future

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 11:49 AM MDT

Challenging.That’s KPMG National Energy Leader Michael McKerracher’s one-word description of the current state of Canada’s oil and gas industry.Over the…

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​KPMG leader guardedly optimistic that Canadian oil and gas may finally be finding firmer footing

Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 7:34 AM MDT

The last three years have been an uphill trek for Canada’s oil and gas producers. Persistently low global commodity prices,…

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Canada’s oilfield services exporters need to be aware of local content rules when targeting new markets

Wednesday, July 11, 2018, 7:08 AM MDT

With capital investment in Canada’s upstream oil and gas industry stalled while awaiting new export capacity, oilfield service companies are…

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Oilweek's Top 100, sponsored by KPMG, reflects an industry still struggling to find solid footing

Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 7:08 AM MDT

Canada’s publicly traded oil and gas producers saw a major turnaround in their fortunes in 2017 as higher prices and…

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​Stagnant Canadian activity pushes service companies to look south for growth

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 5:56 PM MDT

With Canadian oil and gas production stranded due to a lack of market access, investment in Canada’s upstream industry has…

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