Exploration & Productions companies contract drilling rigs to explore new basins or construct new wells.
They contract service rigs to bring wells into production or to repair them.
Drug and/or alcohol testing in the workplace is complex
Speaker Paula Insell, will address the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees when it comes to the rules in place for testing.
October 22, 2015 - 10:00 to 2:30
The Government of Alberta has begun a royalty review.
A strong turnout of Albertans to voice their thoughts will do a great service to the royalty review conversation.
Head over to letstalkroyalties.ca and have your say!
Thursday's Drilling Utilization: 22.2%
168 rigs are drilling today, while 402 rigs were drilling this week in 2014.
How do modern Canadian rigs reduce emissions while drilling? Click through to find out!
Did you know? In Canada, the Rig Technician is a Certified Red Seal Trade. Canadian Rig Technicians are among the best trained in the world. Take a peek to find out more about the modern Rig Technician.
Today's modern rigs utilize sophisticated technology and generate hundreds of jobs when operational. Click through to find out more information on the modern rig.