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September 9, 2013
The North Sea oil and Shale industries are headed for a skills shortage. Picture: submitted by FRANK URQUHART Published on the 03 September 2013 10:57 MORE than 120,000 skilled personnel will be needed over the next decade to fully realise the planned surge in investment in the North Sea oil and gas industry - as well... Read More
May 30, 2013
Ten-Year Hiring Estimates Between 125,000 to 150,000 Across Canada Canada is facing significant challenges in the availability of skills and talent required to meet the workforce needs of Canada’s oil and gas industry over the next ten years, according to a report released today by the Petroleum Human Resources... Read More
May 29, 2013
The province welcomed Shell Canada exploration vessels today (May 18th) signalling the company's renewed interest in exploring the province's offshore. Economic and Rural Development and Tourism Minister Graham Steele, on behalf of Premier Darrell Dexter, greeted seven Shell Canada 3D offshore exploration... Read More
February 13, 2013
Feb. 12th, 2013 The oil and gas industry has been a true bright spot amid the economic downturn. Regions with rampant drilling like south Texas and North Dakota have among the lowest unemployment rates in the nation. In Dickinson, N.D. workers at McDonald’s can get a $300 signing bonus and wages of $15 or more... Read More
October 13, 2012
With the global demand of natural resources increasing yearly, related projects that deploy modular housing are on the rise. From remote regions of Papua New Guinea (PNGLNG project with Exxon Mobil / MCJV) to mining camps in South America, Rapid Camp and our affiliates have global knowledge and local reach. We have a... Read More
September 1, 2011
Predator Drilling Inc. is currently hiring for the busy winter season. Maritime Drilling Schools Limited offers the training and knowledge necessary to start a career in the Oil & Gas Industry. Predator is an employee focused company who sees your employment as more than a job, we see it as a career. We are... Read More
August 10, 2011
High Arctic Energy Services approached MDS August 09, 2011 to establish a partnership and recognizes that the training we offer fully prepares students with the skill and knowledge for an entry level position and enhances their ability to perform their job duties safely and efficiently in the upstream oil & gas... Read More
August 9, 2011
Calmena Energy Services contacted Maritime Drilling Schools Limited August 08, 2011 to provide job opportunities for MDS graduates and Alumni. Calmena offers a wide range of services in the oil & gas industry which follows: Well Construction Engineering and Planning, Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling,... Read More
October 1, 2010
In October, 2010 Savanna Energy Corp contacted Maritime Drilling Schools Limited to form a partnership to provide employment opportunities for MDS students. Savanna Energy Corp. is a drilling and well servicing company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Their rigs in Canada work primarily in Alberta, British Columbia... Read More