Service & Supply


​PSAC 2019 Canadian drilling forecast takes another hit

Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 2:47 PM MDT

The Petroleum Services Association of Canada has reduced its 2019 drilling activity forecast for the third time since it was…

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Shale drilling's worst yet to come, biggest rig owner says

Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 7:11 AM MDT

The stock price of America’s biggest owner of drilling rigs fell the most in seven months after the chief of…

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Precision Drilling CEO blasts governments for weak energy investment climate

Friday, July 26, 2019, 6:47 AM MDT

The CEO of Precision Drilling Corp. lashed out at political leaders in Ottawa, B.C. and Quebec on Thursday during a…

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Download the ​Energy Excellence Awards report

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

Canada’s oil and gas industry is in the midst of a great disruption. Rapid advancement in extraction technologies has altered…

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​Drilling forecast goes from bad to worse after slow start to summer deployments

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 7:15 AM MDT

CALGARY — The Canadian oilfield services sector is expected to continue to suffer as it enters the summer drilling season…

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​Halliburton cuts 8% of North American jobs in frack slowdown

Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

Halliburton Co. is shifting strategy in its largest region to deal with subdued customer spending by trimming 8% of its…

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​B.C. First Nation awarded for orphan well reclamation project

Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 7:10 AM MDT

Doig River First Nation has been awarded for its work with industry and the Province of British Columbia to clean…

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​Western Canada rig count down 40% so far in July

Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:40 AM MDT

Drilling activity in Western Canada has not seen the usual bump this year that usually comes after spring break up,…

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​Schlumberger sees shale output boom slowing on budget cuts

Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:28 AM MDT

The shale boom is about to hit a speed bump, according to the world’s biggest oilfield service provider.Schlumberger Ltd. expects…

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Contractor tasked with building Kamloops section of Trans Mountain pipeline starts hiring

Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 7:31 AM MDT

The green light to begin construction on the Trans Mountain Expansion hasn't quite been given, but pipeline construction company Surerus…

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​Vancouver’s mCloud completes acquisition of Alberta oil and gas automation firm

Friday, July 12, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT

A Vancouver firm harnessing IoT and artificial intelligence to curb energy waste in buildings is tapping into some extra brainpower.Universal…

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​Inter Pipeline places new SAGD pipeline into service for CNRL

Thursday, July 11, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT

Inter Pipeline says the connections for Canadian Natural Resources Limited’s new SAGD project are now up and running. Inter Pipeline…

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