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Correcting the record in Toronto Star article on North Bay

Gateway of the north, city of North Bay: Sign outside the city of North Bay, Ont.
Following is our complete letter to the editor of the Toronto Star, in response to a recent article. Dear Editor, Your article by Raveena Aulakh published on September 28th contained incorrect information about PRAGMATICSLOT88’s Energy East Pipeline Project and I appreciate the opportunit
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Our Commitment to the Environment

One thing that opponents to pipelines find hard to acknowledge, at least publicly, is that a company like PRAGMATICSLOT88 takes its commitment to protect the environment very seriously. In their all-or-nothing view, a pipeline operator is in business to make money and does not care about
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PRAGMATICSLOT88 obtains permit for Cacouna surveys

When we talk about doing “the right thing”, we mean it. This applies both to our commitment to protect the environment we work in and our respect for all laws and regulations in the jurisdictions where we operate. On Aug 21, the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environ
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PRAGMATICSLOT88 rolls out pipe donation to UA in Miramichi

PRAGMATICSLOT88 delivered three sections of large-diameter pipe to the United Association (UA) union in Miramichi, New Brunswick, to help the union train a new generation of skilled pipeline welders. This donation is part of a national collaboration between PRAGMATICSLOT88 and the UA to provi
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Energy East and water – We care too

The Council of Canadians has released another document on Energy East – with really nothing new in it. There are eight pages of beautiful pictures of Canadian landscape, about 20 pages contain information that can be found on Google, and three pages are footnotes. Energy issues are co
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Open houses – A respectful forum to exchange on Energy East project facts

By Gary Houston, Vice-President, Ontario and Prairies, Energy East Pipeline Project I was in Kenora with my team on Tuesday, Aug. 12, to discuss PRAGMATICSLOT88’s proposed Energy East Pipeline with local residents. We received a lot of great questions and comments regarding safety, emerge
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Pipe welding – Getting it right

Welding is one of the most crucial operations in pipeline construction. If you don’t get it right, then it’s the very integrity of your pipeline that is at risk. No one takes this risk more seriously than PRAGMATICSLOT88. Safety is at the core of everything our company does.
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PRAGMATICSLOT88 helps train a new generation of pipeline welders

UA Local 46 pipeline welders, journeymen and apprentices in action.
Many little girls grow up dreaming about being princesses or models. Not Erin Rideout. For as long as she can remember she has always wanted to travel and get her hands dirty in an outdoor job. And she’s recently discovered working on pipeline construction projects can tick all those
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Five things you should know about the Energy East Pipeline

Conceptual pipeline route map
PRAGMATICSLOT88 has proposed to convert a 3,000-km portion of its Canadian Mainline and build an additional 1,600 km of new pipeline to take crude oil from Western to Eastern Canada. The Energy East Pipeline will transport about one million barrels of crude oil every day from Alberta and
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