Technology in the communications world changes fast. And in the oil and gas industry there is an ever increasing need for bandwidth and connectivity in remote areas. The solutions on the market to date haven’t been able to address all requirements in one platform. That has now changed. And amongst all the doom and gloom…

Workrite Uniform offers flame-resistant garments made from 5.3-ounce GlenGuard fabric Workrite Uniform Company, Inc.®, a flame-resistant (FR) clothing manufacturer, announces the launch of a Workrite® FR product line featuring 5.3-ounce GlenGuard® fabric. The new Workrite FR GlenGuard 5.3 line offers one of the lightest weight Category 2 fabrics currently available on the FR clothing market.…

“Drilling Mud Treatment Dramatically Reduces Friction In Any Well’s Entire Downhole Drilling System”  Revolutionizing Downhole Drilling Why has a drilling mud additive named ProOne been such an important component in today’s oil & gas operations?  The word from operators in the field is that this drilling fluid treatment is literally changing the cost structure and problem-solving…

In the sometimes unforgiving conditions in northern Alberta, you’ll find resourcefulness and ingenuity in every corner. That includes offering range of sturdy, reliable products and services by Vertical Buildings—a Canadian design, manufacturing and construction company specializing in tensioned fabric, steel and modular structures. Managed by Mark Loos and Kevin Hrab, who grew up in the…

Baker Hughes REAL Connect Service Connects Wells to Long-Lasting Hydrocarbon Flow Paths for Enhanced Recovery Service redirects frac fluids to untreated perforation clusters and reservoir zones Baker Hughes announced today the commercial release of its REAL Connect™ service, which leverage’s superior diverter systems, advanced engineering techniques, and experienced wellsite personnel to help improve hydrocarbon recovery…

How satellite technology is transforming Canada’s Natural Resource Sector By Jim Mandala, Globalstar Canada Satellite Co. Fact: Natural resources account for almost 20% of Canada’s GDP. According to Statistics Canada, over the past decade the sector grew in value by 10% per year. Natural resources also support other industries and play a critical role in generating income. The oil…