LABOUR SUPPLY CHALLENGES – Managing a Turnaround During a Time of Uncertain Labour Supply – Case Study

December 6, 2022 9:30am

Jason Woodward
Turnaround Event Manager
Shell Canada Ltd. (Sarnia)

This session will cover the large 2022 turnaround at Shell Canada’s Sarnia Manufacturing Centre (Shell Courunna Refinery)

Discussion of the challenges encountered including:

  • Labour shortages due to COVID, skilled labour attrition, travel restrictions and unwillingness to travel
  • Simultaneous turnarounds at other facilities in the region creating further labour constraints
  • What steps were taken to overcome challenges and lessons learned