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New book on oilsands pioneer John Allan offers fascinating glimpse of early Alberta

Alberta’s oilsands have become a giant wealth generator and job creator over the past dozen years, and are likely to power the province’s economy for decades to come. 452 more words

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Edmonton's NCSG Crane announces latest U.S. acquisition

NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corp., one of Edmonton’s fastest growing industrial services companies, is expanding its corporate footprint south of the border, where it is already active in four U.S. 343 more words

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Teck Resources 'solid' despite slumping coal market

Teck Resources Ltd. does not expect the miserable steelmaking coal market to turn around in the near future.

Speaking on a conference call to discuss the miner’s third quarter results, chief executive Don Lindsay said companies have announced production cutbacks and mine closures this year that will remove about 25 million tonnes of coal from the market. 455 more words

Investing

Teck Resources 'solid' despite slumping coal market

Teck Resources Ltd. does not expect the miserable steelmaking coal market to turn around in the near future.

Speaking on a conference call to discuss the miner’s third quarter results, chief executive Don Lindsay said companies have announced production cutbacks and mine closures this year that will remove about 25 million tonnes of coal from the market. 455 more words

Investing

Why some global commodities players are shipping less Canadian crude by rail now

CALGARY, Alberta — Spot crude-by-rail volumes are down in Canada as traders and marketers including Glencore PLC are deterred by stronger heavy oil prices that have erased arbitrage opportunities to ship cheap crude from landlocked Alberta to higher-priced U.S. 852 more words

Energy

Why some global commodities players are shipping less Canadian crude by rail now

CALGARY, Alberta — Spot crude-by-rail volumes are down in Canada as traders and marketers including Glencore PLC are deterred by stronger heavy oil prices that have erased arbitrage opportunities to ship cheap crude from landlocked Alberta to higher-priced U.S. 852 more words

Energy

As oilpatch reporting season begins, crude price drop top of mind

By Lauren Krugel

CALGARY – The recent rout in oil prices will likely be top of mind for investors as Canada’s top oilpatch players release their third-quarter results over the next few weeks. 791 more words

Canada