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President’s Message September 2018

Dark Days for Canada? President’s Message by Mark Scholz Two days after it was announced that shovels were officially in the ground and work was beginning on the Canadian public’s new Trans Mountain Expansion project, […]

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Roughnecks and Cowboys

For six days in July 1966, oil and ranching came together for the greatest outdoor petroleum show on earth. By Patrick Brooks After its debut in 1912, the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede was promoted as […]

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Woodman to Oilman?

Woodman to Oilman? Harold Lipton, a 12-year-old student at Woodman Junior High in Calgary, thought he might grow up to be an oilman like his father, a statistician employed at Mobil Oil Canada Ltd. His […]