Corporate Sponsors


BC Oil and Gas Commission

Crown Corporation

BC Oil and Gas


The BC Oil and Gas Commission (Commission) is a single-window regulatory agency with responsibilities for overseeing oil, gas and renewable geothermal operations in British Columbia. The Commission oversees activities from exploration and development, to pipeline transportation and reclamation. The Commission was created as a Crown corporation through the enactment of the Oil and Gas Commission Act and in October 2010, transitioned to the Oil and Gas Activities Act. This regulatory model is designed to provide a streamlined one-stop regulatory agency. Regulatory responsibility is delegated to the Commission through the Oil and Gas Activities Act and includes specified enactments under the Forest Act, Heritage Conservation Act, Land Act, Environmental Management Act, and Water Sustainability Act.



Canadian Energy Pipeline Association

Pipeline Association



CEPA represents Canada’s transmission pipeline companies who operate approximately 119,000 kilometres of pipeline in Canada and 14,000 kilometres in the United states. CEPA members move approximately 1.2 billion barrels of liquid petroleum products and 5.4 trillion cubic feet of natural gas each year. In fact. 97 percent of Canada’s daily crude oil and natural gas is moved from producing regions to markets throughout North America by CEPA members. Through leadership and collaboration, CEPA enables its member companies to advance their operations and develop safety and environmental innovations for the Canadian transmission pipeline industry. They help a wide range of stakeholders explore multiple paths to continuously improve the way pipelines operate.




Energy Delivery Company



Enbridge operates across North America and moves nearly two-thirds of Canada’s crude oil exports to the United States, and operates North America’s third-largest natural gas utility by consumer count. Additionally, Enbridge is invested in renewable energy, and have a growing offshore wind energy portfolio.




Mining Company



EVRAZ is a global steel producer and mining company and the leading producer of infrastructure steel products with low-cost production along the value chain. It is among the top 30 global steel producers and has sails to more than 70 countries. EVRAZ is 79% self-sufficient in terms of iron ore and 239% in terms of coal.




Energy Services



Fortis BC is one of the largest energy providers in British Columbia with more than 100 years of knowledge towards creating a cleaner future. With a  focus on safe affordable energy, Fortis BC has more than 2,400 employees working hard to provide natural gas and electricity to over 1.2 million British Columbians every day.




Construction Company



Ledcor is a diversified construction company, made up of teams of people who are proven in their industries. All working to design, build, transport, operate, and maintain projects all over North America. They believe that their projects are about more than concrete and steel. They’re about people and the power of partnerships. Partnerships with our employees, our communities, our contractors and clients. Ledcor is committed to building Ledcor Lifetime Clients through accountability, innovation, quality and sustainability.



Michels Corporation

Internal Utility and Infrastructure Contractor



Michels is an industry-leading utility contractor offering pipeline construction, horizontal directional drilling, transmission, substation and distribution construction, cured-in-place pipe, direct pipe, fiber optic networks, rail plowing, heavy civil work, foundations, tunneling, paving, dewatering, custom crushing and road building. Michels strives to be environmentally and socially responsible, and actively seek ways to improve the quality of life for the people they affect and the communities in which they are trusted to work.




Oilfield Services Company



Shawcor is a world leading integrated energy services company and works in a variety of industries including oil and gas, petrochemical, industrial, electrical, electronic, automotive and communications. Shawcor helps keep construction projects and operations running smoothly and to specification through proprietary, technology-based products, services and solutions organized into four distinct groups: pipeline coating solutions, oilfield solutions, integrity management solutions and connection systems.



Specialty Polymer Coatings




Specialty Polymer Coatings, Inc. is a leading formulator, manufacturer and supplier of state of the art, 100% solids, no VOC’s, liquid epoxy and polyurethane coatings. SPC focuses on uniquely tailored coating systems for internal pipe and tank linings as well as expanding to markets outside of Oil & Gas. SPC’s goal is to improve the standard for corrosion and abrasion coatings for the pipeline industry. Holding to their core values they are “small enough to care and big enough to deliver”.



TC Energy

Pipeline Company

TC Energy


TC Energy is a pipeline company approximately 7,300 people strong. TC Energy safely operates over 92,600 km of natural gas pipeline & more than 653 billion cubic feet of natural gas storage. In addition, TC Energy operates 4,900 km of pipeline and produces approximately 6,600 megawatts of power, enough to power more than six million homes. TC Energy takes care for the environment seriously and strives to minimize impact, make a positive difference in the community and considers sustainability in everything they do.



Trans Mountain Corporation

Pipeline Company

Trans Mountain


Trans Mountain Corporation operates Canada’s only pipeline system transporting oil products to the West Coast. We deliver approximately 300,000 barrels of petroleum products each day through 1,150 kilometres of pipeline in Alberta and British Columbia, and 111 kilometres of pipeline in Washington state. As a federal Crown corporation, Trans Mountain Corporation will continue to build upon Trans Mountain’s 65 years of experience delivering operational and safety excellence through our crude oil pipeline system.