Canada’s leading event for the turnaround community is returning to Calgary!

Focusing on the most pressing issues affecting the industry the Canadian Institute’s 20th Annual Shutdowns Turnarounds Superconference ensures you have the latest information on safety, efficiency, scheduling and cost management. Strengthen your company’s resiliency by expanding your expertise and excelling amid unexpected challenges.

Gain critical cost-saving and time-saving techniques not discussed anywhere else as you interact with owners, contractors, and solution experts. Discover workable strategies, compare pain points and make valuable connections with experienced practitioners at: Inter Pipeline Ltd., North West Redwater Partnership, LNG Canada, Nutrien, Chevron Phillips Chemical, Energy Transfer Canada and many other leading organizations.

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Speaker Name

Vanessa Goodman

Manager, External Relations
North West Redwater Partnership

Speaker Name

Teresa Waddington

Asset HSSE Manager
LNG Canada

Speaker Name

James Wright

Senior Manager, Capital Procurement

Speaker Name

Colin Xander

Corporate Turnaround Manager
Chevron Phillips Chemical

Speaker Name

Ron Bettin

Turnaround Director (Contract)
Energy Transfer Canada

Roundtable Discussions, Live Audience Polling, Case Studies and Panels on:

  • Effective Contractor Management Strategies: Dos and Don’ts in Hiring, Scheduling and Compensating
  • Cost Control: Where Shutdown Managers Over Spend and How to Effectively Forecast and Minimize Costs
  • Rebuilding a Robust Supply Chain Post COVID-19: Resilient Resourcing Strategies
  • Turnaround Case Study: Achieving Success through Transformation
  • Top 5 Action Items to Capture During Post-Mortem Review
Practical and Interactive Pre-Conference Workshops to Enhance Your Skills
Don’t Miss The Reception and Networking Events

Reunion Ice-Breaker Welcome Reception
December 6   |   6:00–8:00 pm

Casino Cocktail Reception
December 7   |   4:30–6:00 pm

Receptions are open to all attendees and we encourage you to seize the opportunity to meet face-to-face with fellow delegates, conference speakers and sponsors and exhibitors.

You’ll also have the opportunity to visit the Exhibit Hall and explore the turnaround and shutdown industry’s largest display of products and services and learn about solutions to deliver maximum results for your firm.

  • Shutdown/Turnaround/Outage Managers, Planners, Schedulers
  • Maintenance Managers
  • Plant Managers
  • Operations, Project Managers/Project Engineers
  • Asset Manager
  • Engineering, Procurement and Construction Managers
  • Inspection, Health & Safety and Contract Management from:
    • Oil and Gas Refining and Upgrading, Chemical and etrochemical Processing, Power Generation, Utilities, Mining and Milling, Pulp and Paper
  • And other continuous process industries.
Snapshot of Past Attending Organizations
  • Aecon
  • Air Liquide
  • BASF Corp
  • Bazan Group Oil Refineries Ltd
  • BP
  • Becht
  • Black & McDonald Ltd.
  • Bruce Power
  • Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL)
  • Canfor Pulp
  • Capital Power
  • CEDA International
  • Cenovus Energy Inc
  • Chemtrade Pulp Chemicals Ltd
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
  • CLAC
  • ConocoPhillips
  • ConocoPhillips Canada
  • Co-op Refinery Complex
  • ENMAX Energy Corporation
  • Graham Group Ltd.
  • Honeywell
  • Husky Energy
  • Imperial Oil
  • Inter Pipeline Ltd.
  • Irving Oil
  • Keyera
  • Koch Fertilizer LLC
  • Meg Energy Corp
  • MEGlobal
  • Melloy Industrial Services Inc
  • Mobideo
  • NOVA Chemicals
  • North West Redwater Partnership
  • Nutrien
  • ONEC
  • Ontario Power Generation
  • Paramount Resources Ltd
  • Parkland Refining Ltd.
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation
  • PROACTIVE Environmental Rentals Inc
  • Progressive Contractors Association of Canada
  • Resolute Forest Products
  • Rio Tinto
  • SemCAMS
  • Shell
  • Stuart Olson
  • Suncor Energy
  • Syncrude
  • TC Energy
  • Tidewater Midstream & Infrastructure Ltd
  • TNT Crane & Rigging Canada Inc.
  • TransAlta
  • TurnQE
  • Vallen
  • Waiward Industrial LP
  • Yara Belle Plaine
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It was a good experience. I preferred the speakers from the client side sharing past experiences such as procurement, contractor strategies, and especially scheduling.

Turnaround Coordinator, ME Global
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Excellent Conference surrounded by the leaders of the industry, having an impact on the direction of the industry.

Market Manager, Thorcan
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The size of the conference allowed warm conversation.

Resource Manager, Randstad
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Well organized, knowledgeable speakers and pertinent topics.

Project Manager, TransAlta
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Very good mix of owners and suppliers; good networking events; excellent venue; timely topics.

Sr. Manager Capital Procurement, Nutrien
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Great experience, always pick up some good pointers that I can utilize for my TA.

TA Planner, Husky Energy
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Well planned, relevant content.

Plant Manager, Honeywell
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Excellent content related to planning/scheduling.

Maintenance Coordinator, Enmax