+ Alderman Keating lobbying for re-allocation of Green-Trip funding dollars for SE LRT planning . .
+ new Mormon temple opened in NW Calgary (one of 8 in Canada , 140 worldwide), 33,000 sq. ft. 3-storey facility, designed by Bernard Messina of Salt Lake City, project architects were Vancouver’s Abbarch Architecture, built by Stuart Olsen Dominion. The facility is geo-thermally headed and cooled
+ FortMacleod’s Mayor lobbying for re-instatement of $122 million police college project recently axed by the province
“I wish they would only take me as I am.” – Vincent van Gogh
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FACILITYCalgary- Calgary oil & gas, business and real estate NEWS, Mark Kolke (Editor) - President, MaxComm Realty Advisors - Calgary office leasing, Calgary industrial leasing, P3 Public Private Partnerships - MaxComm Communications Publisher
+ Aecon Group Inc./Robert B. Sommerville Co. joint-venture secured $100 million contract with Inter Pipeline Fund for facilities connected with ColdLake and Polaris pipeline
+ beef recalls continue over E.coli infection – largest food recall in Canadian history, all connected to XL Foods facility at Brooks which remains shuttered by authorities (XL processes 5,000 head/day)
+ Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. announced 2013 CapEx Budget of $180 million
+ Equal Energy Ltd. agreed to a portfolio sale of on-core assets for $17.4 million
+ Fairborne Energy Ltd. closed sale of Marlboro and Clive are assets for $188 million
+ FMC Technologies Inc. closed its $282 million acquisition of Pure Energy Services Ltd.
+ Keyera Corp. announced plans to invest $201 million to expand its Rimbey gasp plant to increase GRL recoveries
+ KKR agreed to acquire Acteon Group for $1.3 billion
+ Nexen Inc. sale to CNOOC still pending Ottawa’s review – politics and business leaders divided on precedent and ‘net benefit to Canada’ criteria; House of Commons motion on holding public hearings to be debated tomorrow
+ Ridgeline Energy Services Inc. agreed to acquire Piedmont Technical Services Inc.
+ Spain still shaky – seeking European central bank bailout, Greece facing ongoing deficit
+ Speedway International Ltd. biofuels facility in St. Boniface, Manitoba suffered massive explosion and fire
+ True North Apartment REIT closed its $138.95 million portfolio acquisition
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+ Alliance Pipeline got regulatory approval for construction of its Tioga natural gas lateral line in North Dakota
+ Care Factor – The Data Center Company changed its name to Pivot Data Centres Inc.
+CN announced it will test two natural gas/diesel fuel locomotisves (principally fuled by natural gas) on its Edmonton – Fort McMurray line
+ Connacher Oil and Gas Limited got ERCB approval for expansion of its Great Divide SAGD project
+ Enbridge Inc. agreed with Suncor Energy Oil Sands Limited Partnership to construct $150 million expansion at the Enbridge Athabasca Terminal to accommodate Firebag 3 and 4 developments
+ Enbridge Pipelines (Woodland) Inc.’s $1 billion expansion of its Waupisoo Pipeline got regulatory approval
+ Exall Energy Corporation agreed to sell its non-core operations at Jaymar for $1.8 million
+ First Mountain Exploration Ltd. agreed to sell its undeveloped Fast area assets to CaiTerra International Energy Corporation for $2.5 million
+ Glencore International Inc.’s takeover of Viterra Inc. delayed by Chinese government regulatory approval process
+ Hyduke Energy Services Inc. agreement to acquire DoAll Industries Ltd. is terminated
+ GT Canada Medical Properties REIT got unitholder approval of its portfolio sale to NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT
+ GT Canada Medical Properties REIC agreed to acquire $170 million of international assets from NorthWest Healthcare REIT
+ Imperial Oil Limited announced it will relocate from downtown Calgary to a 20 acre site in QuarryPark; 800,000 sq. ft. over 5 low rise buildings (to be LEED Gold); staff to move in stages starting in 2014, completion by 2016
+ Marriott International announced plans to build a 200-room hotel and fitness centre across from StampedePark, to be flagged Renaissance ClubSport
+ Premier Redford announced her government introduced the toughest expense policyin Canada … in the face of announcement of $500K expenditure on Alberta’s spash at the London Olympics, much of it for hotel rooms that were never used!
+ Proventure Income Fund closed $50.1 million acquisition of a 4 property portfolio
+ Pure Industrial REIT closed $48 million 5-property aquisition
+ Ryan agreed to acquire Thomson Reuters Property Tax Services business unit for an undisclosed sum
+ Sidewinder Drilling Inc. agreed to acquire Union Drilling Inc. for $242 million
+ Syncrude began its stakeholder consultations with regard to proposed mining near its Mildred Lake facility for use once current mine deposit nears exhaustion in – extending life of MildredLake by a decade
+ Thermal Energy International Inc. adopted a shareholder rights plan
+ Total SA plans to sell $15-20 billion in oil & gas assets worldwide
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