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  • News - ​There’s a fresh approach to work site safety with Waiward Steel’s MODOS competency management system

    Click here for an inspiring story turning tragedy into innovation and excellence in the field of safety and competency tracking.

  • Budget 2017 Sees Innovation and Competency Keys to Adaptive Work Force

    Interested in how the new 2017 Budget will affect our efforts to improve productivity and safety?

     

    Check out this blog post: Click Here from our local GO Productivity blogger Ken Chapman.

  • SCMA Alberta Networking Event April 2017 - Calgary

    April 19, 2017  5:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.  Location: Calgary, AB Find out more
     
    Join us for dinner and get your career in gear!
     
    Successful career development is a life-long process and whether you are thinking of switching jobs, planning your next step or looking for your first job in supply chain - this is the event for you.
     
    We've assembled an expert moderator and panel of recruiters, HR consultants and seasoned supply chain hiring managers who will share their stories, give you their career advice and answer your questions. 
    Register Today! 
  • SCMA Alberta Networking Event April 2017 - Edmonton

    April 20, 2017  5:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.  Location: Edmonton, AB Find out more
     
    Join us for dinner and get your career in gear!
     
    Successful career development is a life-long process and whether you are thinking of switching jobs, planning your next step or looking for your first job in supply chain - this is the event for you.
     
    We've assembled an expert moderator and panel of recruiters, HR consultants and seasoned supply chain hiring managers who will share their stories, give you their career advice and answer your questions. 
    Register Today! 
  • SCMA AB White Paper : Supply Chain As A Strategic Asset

     

    How do you go about managing a Supply Chain which is enormous and complicated that is not controlled by a single owner? The answer lies in the concept of “strategic asset” and how it is managed.

  • Patrick Etokudo - Supply Chain Executive of the Year 2017

     

    C-Suite Energy Executive Awards organized by Alberta Oil Magazine, recognizes Canadian energy industry - senior executives, who exemplifies exceptional leadership both inside and outside his/her business. This year, Supply Chain Management Association Alberta was proud to sponsor the Supply Chain Executive of the Year Award.

  • Benchmarking 101 from COAA

    Interested in learning about Benchmarking? Check out the great information and database of projects available to you.

  • Share Your Safety Expertise

    COAA’s Safety Committee is asking for your assistance in helping to assess and analyze the safety culture across the industry. COAA is seeking your expertise to better understand where to focus efforts to improve overall safety performance. COAA’s vision for the industry is to be “Twice as Safe, Twice as Productive by 2020”. A key element in this journey is to understand Alberta’s safety culture and the level of safety maturity across the industry. We invite you to participate in the annual COAA Safety Maturity Survey.

    Take Survey

  • Alberta Construction Magazine Top Projects Award 2016 Winners

     

    At first glance, there may seem to be little similarity between a $600-million arena complex and a small swimming pool in northeastern Alberta, but both projects—like all of the 2016 Top Projects winners—share the same spirit of ambition and ingenuity. Ranging from the downtown cores of Alberta’s largest cities to the province’s remotest regions, this year’s winning projects offer a master class in cutting-edge construction.

  • COAA Winter Works Best Practice

    The COAA "Winter Works" best practice provides guidelines to follow when developing a winter (cold weather) preparedness construction program specific to the company or site requirements.

  • COAA Best Practice: Advanced Work Packaging

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    Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) is a disciplined approach to improving project productivity and predictability. It accomplishes this by aligning planning and execution activities throughout the project life cycle, from project set-up to start-up and turnover.

  • COAA Best Practice: Module Assembly


    A guideline to assist all module stakeholders in developing their own project-specific module assembly plan. This tool outlines a number of key principles that should be adopted for all module assembly projects.

  • UofC Report on Improving Construction Productivity in Oil & Gas Capital Projects

     

    This paper describes the findings of an ongoing research project at the UofC that outlines the most critical aspects that can improve productivity in the delivery of oil and gas construction projects in Alberta.

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  • JWN Oilweek Top 100 Oil & Gas Producers (2016)

    Oilweek Top 100

    Oilweek's definitive list of the top 100 Canadian oil and gas producers in 2016.

  • UofC Report on Lump Sum Contracting in Oil & Gas Capital Projects

     

    The main goal of this report is to study the potential for lump sum contracting and to answer the question whether lump sum contracting increase the efficiency and cost and schedule predictability of on major projects in the Western Canadian oil and gas sector.

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