You hear the whispers

September 27, 2018

Lloydminster – Much of the Saskatchewan oilpatch has held off on capital purchases since the oil downturn hit at the end of 2014, and there’s a pending need to recapitalize...

Vertex acquires Three Star Trucking

July 18, 2018

Alida, Sherwood Park, Alta. – On July 13 Vertex Resource Group Ltd. announced that it has acquired Three Star Trucking Ltd., an Alida-based trucking company providing fluid...

Camion Trucking is working on expansion

April 13, 2018

Estevan – “You just bought a trailer.” That’s what Jesse Schlingmann told his dad, Ken Schlingmann, after a tense few moments taking part in a Ritchie Bros. auction ...

Prairie Hotshot launched in September

December 12, 2017

Estevan – Prairie Hot Shot Ltd. started operations in Estevan on Sept. 1. The outfit is a three-way partnership of Alyshia Rae, Todd Adams and Dustin Mack. They have four...

PWM Steel can bale that

October 11, 2018

Lloydminster – There’s a lot of things you might expect to see at an oil show, but a bale of aluminum that used to be part of a tanker truck is not one of them. Yet that ...

Saskatchewan drilling flat, Manitoba picks up

October 17, 2018

Estevan – With Crescent Point Energy Corp. at the top of the leaderboard nation-wide with 17 active drilling rigs, Saskatchewan drilling activity remained relatively flat ...