Feature Articles

New Tech

  • Efficiency Then and Now

    March 27, 2016
    Working at the CAODC, I have the distinct advantage of having access to files that predate my birth by almost 30 years. When combing through the archives you find documents that you just know were [...]

Rig Art

  • Calgary’s Rig Art: Legacy

    March 30, 2016
    Title: Legacy Artist: Doug Driediger Year: 1997 Calgary Petroleum Club President: Dennis Flanagan A simple stroll through the hallowed halls of the Calgary Petroleum Club in downtown Calgary suggests that oil, cowboys, and western art [...]

Dispatch from the Field

Oil Respect

  • Oil Respect: Let’s Stick to the Facts

    March 28, 2016
    Let’s Stick to the Facts By Mark A. Scholz, President of the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors Oil Respect was launched a few weeks ago and public support has been overwhelming. One of the [...]

Board Bio

  • Board Bio: Scott Darling

    March 29, 2016
    How long have you been in the industry and how did you get your start? I began by running parts on my father’s drilling rigs in1982. Then I went to Whitco Drilling in 1983. I actually did things backwards…I’m from [...]

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