November 19, 2018
This historical map series consists of the Alberta Resource Atlas series of standard page-sized maps prepared from 1970 to 1988. The series is available as a fee free download in Adobe PDF and Tif formats under the Open Government Licence – Alberta. The Alberta Resource Atlas series was...
January 1, 2014
Abasand Oils Ltd. is significant because it represents the rise and fall of a pioneering oil sands effort. It was the first oil sands plant to pipe a refined product. At its peak, Abasand Oils Ltd. had 150 employees and produced 500 barrels of bitumen per day. Although these numbers are very...