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gordon groat
Works at Quantum Apple, Inc.
Attended University of Arizona
Lives in Devon, Alberta
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Prioritizing Canada's Energy Problem
Rising costs for labour and materials, market access issues, and limited pipeline access plague Alberta's oil sands projects. Norway's Statoil shelved the Corner project for three years. Statoil operates the 20,000 BBL/day Leismer project, but going forward...
Rising costs for labour and materials, market access issues, and limited pipeline access plague Alberta's oil sands projects. Norway's Statoil shelved the Corner project for three years. Statoil operates the 20000 BBL/day Leismer project, but going forward with the Corner project, designed for ...
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Port of Santa Marta, Colombia
Port of Santa Marta The growing port of Santa Marta Colombia is a remarkable location for many reasons.  First, it sits on the Caribbean Sea at the northern tip of South America just at the base of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.  Santa Marta is a natural deep...
The growing port of Santa Marta Colombia is a remarkable location for many reasons. First, it sits on the Caribbean Sea at the northern tip of South America just at the base of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Santa Marta is a natural deep port, sheltered and basking in one of the best climates on ...
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A few words on Polar Political Economy & other matters...
http://www.slideshare.net/bluegringo/polar-political-economy-cli
A layman's perspective on the emerging polar political economy and how climate change in the Arctic will be a driving factor in the development of polar politic
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Alaska to Alberta : Rails to Resources
As I sit at my computer this
morning going through some tweets, I see my friend the former U.S. Senator and
Governor of the Great State of Alaska, Mr. Frank Murkowski, has posted an
article about the great opportunity for Alaska and Alberta and Canada  (Mur...
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My experience at NASCO was awesome!  How I crashed the biggest NAFTA leadership meeting and helped shape positives outcomes as an ordinary citizen!
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#Arctic Amplification theory : Something to think about.
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Good Neighbours
We all know that rapid expansion of Alberta's economy has greatly accelerated the demand for skilled and highly qualified labour in numerous sectors. Our steel fabrication industry is particularly important for energy industry projects and is one such area ...
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¡Si! - The Mexican Senate and Energy Reforms in Mexico!
sourcefile: PEMEX The Mexican government is currently engaged in a debate of ideology, and the winners and losers in this debate have a lot at stake.  From the outside looking in, it's evident that Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) has operated without the benefi...
The Mexican government is currently engaged in a debate of ideology, and the winners and losers in this debate have a lot at stake. From the outside looking in, it's evident that Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) has operated without the benefit of private efficiency. To compare PEMEX with Statoil, ...
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Oil by rail to Alaska... a concept to look at.

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Things are changing in North America - the President of Mexico is making some of those changes!
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Arctic Climate Change : The Big Melt
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Have him in circles
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Tofael Chowdhury's profile photo
Dean Speidel's profile photo
Lion Sunit Shrestha's profile photo
Christina Forth-Matthews's profile photo
Ray Pelletier's profile photo
Holden Daniels's profile photo
Mikaela Hanley's profile photo
Angela Paine's profile photo
Doug Kneller's profile photo
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President and CEO Port Alberta
Skills
Advanced management, leadership, and high speed high performance computing.
Employment
  • Quantum Apple, Inc.
    President and CEO, 2009 - present
    Infor with Oracle and SQL / Cognos BI Customization of database reporting, specializing in energy and transportation industry applications.
  • Port Alberta
    President and CEO, 2013 - 2014
    Executive leadership of Port Alberta
  • Town of Devon
    Councillor, 2010 - 2013
    Élu conseiller municipal
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Devon, Alberta
Previously
Edmonton, Alberta - Tucson, Arizona - Guadalajara, Mexico - London, UK - Sandusky, Michigan - Bogota, Colombia - Calgary, Alberta - Fort Polk, Louisiana - Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Phoenix, Arizona - Payson, Arizona - Lake Havasu City, Arizona - Bullhead City, Arizona - Cornwall, Ontario
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Government and Transportation IS&T Executive Leadership
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Connecting Global Markets Building Smarter Economies
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Starred in Legends of the Fall with Brad Pitt
Education
  • University of Arizona
    Higher Education
    MA Higher Education, PhD abd
  • University of Phoenix
    Computer Information Systems
    MSc Computer Information Systems
  • Northern Arizona University
    International Political Economy
    BGS in International Political Economy
  • Pima Medical Institute
    Respiratory Therapy
    AASc in Respiratory Therapy
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