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Fort McMurray and Oil Sands Trip

Join us for our yearly tour!

The annual PES Fort McMurray & Edmonton Oil Sands Trip will be taking place over reading week, from the morning of February 18th to the evening of February 21th. Students will visit many companies including Stream-Flo Industries, Alberta Innovates Research Facilities, and Suncor Energy oil sands sites including mining, extraction, upgrading & reclamation operations. The trip will also include a visit to an Oil Sands Discovery Centre. There will be time to visit the West Edmonton Mall prior to returning to Calgary.
 
Participants will travel by bus to and from Fort McMurray. This tour will carry a fee of $50, which will be required to secure your spot. Fundraising opportunities will be provided so you can easily reduce your cost of attending as well.
 
How to sign-up:
A short application is available here, registration closes at 11:59 pm on January 31. Additionally, as part of field policy you must be clean shaven to attend the tour.
 
Space on this trip is limited to 40 students, and in past years registration has been highly competitive!
 
*** As a reminder, these events are open to our members only. ***