2014


Mar
11 - 13

COSIA Oil Sands Water Conference and Workshops 2014

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Join Golder Associates at the 1st Annual COSIA Oil Sands Water Conference and Workshops 2014, organised by Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA). Engage with industry leaders as they discuss this year's theme "Achieving and measuring oil sands water management performance improvement goals through strategic planning, applied research, technology development, and operational excellence".

Meet Golder's oil & gas specialists at the following technical presentations or connect with our team during networking sessions to discuss how we can help you plan your oil sands water management.

Golder Presentations:

"A review of Brine Management”
Presented by: Corné Pretorius, Senior Water Treatment Scientist, Golder Associates Ltd.
Date/Time: Wednesday, March 12th from 4:25 to 4:55 PM
Co-Author: Andre Van Niekerk, Principal Engineering Services, Golder Associates Africa (Pty) Ltd.

"Quantifying Devonian Groundwater Inflows to the Basal Aquifer”
Presented by: Hugh Abercrombie, Associate & Senior Geochemist and Ken Baxter, Associate & Senior Hydrogeologist, Golder Assocaites Ltd.
Date/Time: Wednesday, March 12th from 4:25 to 4:55 PM
Co-Author: Sanil Sivarajan, Syncrude Canada Ltd.

"Demonstration Pit Lakes”
Presented by: Jerry Vandenberg, Associate & Senior Environmental Chemist, Golder Associates Ltd.
Date/Time: Thursday, March 13th from 8:20 to 8:50 AM
Co-Authors:
Alistair James, Mine Geotechnical Group Manager, Golder Associates Ltd.
Clint McCullough, Principal Environmental Scientist, Golder Associates Pty Ltd.
Devin Castendyk, State University of New York
Edward Buchak, Environmental Resource Management
Mark Lund, Edith Cowan University
Mike MacKinnon, OSPM Solutions
John Rodgers, Clemson University

"Modeling of TSS Concentrations in Tailing Ponds and Lakes”
Presented by: Dejiang Long, Principal & Senior Water Resource Engineer and Jianhua Jiang, Surface Water Modeling Specialist, Golder Associates Ltd.
Date/Time: Thursday, March 13th from 10:20 to 10:50 AM

"Water Supply Management in the Lower Athabasca River Basin under Potential Future Climate Scenarios”
Presented by: Getu Bitfu, Principal & Sr. Water Resources Engineer, Golder Associates Ltd.
Date/Time: Thursday, March 13th from 1:10 to 1:40 PM
Co-authors:
Anil Beersing, Principal & Senior Water Resources Engineer, Golder Associates Ltd.
Les Sawatsky, Principal & Director of Engineering, Golder Associates Ltd.
Michael Bender, Principal & Water Resources Engineer, Golder Associates Ltd.
Degefa Senbeta, Water Resources Engineer, Golder Associates Ltd.
Dejiang Long, Principal & Senior Water Resource Engineer, Golder Associates Ltd.

"Oil Sands Mine Water Salt Loading Model”
Presented by: Paul Beddoes, Environmental Scientist, and Jerry Vandenberg, Associate & Senior Environmental Chemist, Golder Assocaites Ltd.
Date/Time: Thursday, March 13th from 2:20 to 2:50 PM
Co-authors: Mike Rogers, Alberta Technology and Science Inc., and Ian Mackenzie, Teck Resources

Address of Venue:
Shaw Conference Centre
9797 Jasper Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1N9 ‎
Canada

For more information on Golder's involvement at the COSIA Oil Sands Water Conference 2014 contact:
Marie-Eve Mayrand, Marketing Specialist
Email: Marieeve_Mayrand@golder.com
Phone: +1 (403) 387-8487 (Office)

For additional information on this event visit the COSIA Oil Sands Water Conference website.