National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30, 2022 marks the second National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This day provides an opportunity to create meaningful conversations about the effects of Residential Schools and how many individuals continue to suffer from their legacy. Let today serve as a day that we bring forward reflection, education, and action towards reconciliation. Let us honor […]

Wind Turbines

One of our agents in the field observed these wind turbine blades being transported to Alberta from Montana, perhaps on their way to one of our clients’ projects. These massive turbines, once constructed, will output renewable power to our grid with essential power for Albertans.

Welcome, Cindy Morrison!

Scott Land is very pleased to announce that Cindy Morrison has joined our growing Grande Prairie office. She previously worked with several Scott staff and clients so was able to really hit the ground running in her first week. Cindy brings great experience, super client service skills and a wonderful attitude to the Scott Land team! “I […]

IRWA Annual Golf Tournament

Some members of our team in Regina attended the annual IRWA golf tournament last week. This is always a fun event, and it was great to visit with many clients and colleagues!

Welcome, Mandi Caron!

Scott Land & Lease is very pleased to welcome Mandi Caron to our team. Mandi has excellent surface land experience including 15 years with EnCana and Canlin/Centrica. She is also a wonderful person who will be working in our Alberta Crown Surface Group. Scott Land has one of the most robust and experienced Surface Land teams in […]

Welcome, Scott Porter!

Scott Land is very pleased to welcome Scott Porter to our team in the role of Manager, Surface Land and Power based in our Calgary head office. Scott has solid land experience having worked both in-house at a major E&P company as well as in the field on the land services side.  He has worked in […]

Labour Day

Happy Labour Day long weekend! This is the special time of year that we salute those who do the work and keep our industries rolling. Thank you to our awesome Scott Land team for their continued dedication and excellence in serving our clients from coast-to-coast. This holiday weekend is for you!

The Annual CALEP Golf Tournament

August 25, 2022 Today is a great day for the annual CALEP golf tournament at Heritage Pointe.  In attendance from Scott Land are Greg Meidinger, Ryan Scott and Hunter Scott. It’s great to visit with our friends and colleagues again. Thanks to Garrett and the organizing committee for another awesome tournament!

Boots on the Ground

Vancouver is one of Canada’s most beautiful cities. It’s also a place where we do a lot of business. We have excellent resources with boots on the ground in both Vancouver and on Vancouver Island. Have a west coast project or a landowner living there who you need signed up? Give us a call. Contact Ryan […]

SaskTel Provincial Golf Tournament

Scott Land was very pleased to attend and sponsor the two recent SaskTel golf tournaments in Warman and Regina. Our Telecom Group was represented by Barb Addie and Laine Bryan who said it was really nice to visit and golf with the great teams we work with at SaskTel.

Welcome, Tabatha Farnel!

Scott Land is pleased to welcome Tabatha Farnel to our team. Tabatha joins our team in Grande Prairie from another local GP land company. “Scott Land has provided a supportive work environment with a strong team-based approach, and it has been both challenging and rewarding to work for a variety of clients. I look forward to […]

Welcome, Dakota Redsky!

We are excited to have Dakota Redsky join our team at Scott Telecom. We have been able to see his rapid growth in the time he’s been here, and he will be one of our up and coming agents. Our team looks forward to Dakota positively impacting our growing list of projects and initiatives. “Since […]

Heritage Day

We wish everyone an enjoyable and safe Heritage Day Long Weekend!

Training Day Field Trip!

Training is an important part of the land business, even when the majority of your team has over 10 years experience. We also will move staff from one group to another to learn new things and keep things interesting. Last week, two of our senior Surface PMs, Erin Finkelstein and Ashelina Christianson took one of […]

Welcome, Cameron Gillies!

We are delighted to welcome Cameron Gillies to Scott Land & Lease. Cameron has solid land experience previously working with another broker, including working on the Trans Mountain Pipeline Project. He joins our Calgary team working on a number of very interesting projects. His two direct reports have a combined 65 years experience so Cameron will […]

Welcome, Rikki-Lee Hort!

It is great to welcome Rikki-Lee Hort back to Scott Land. She started her land career with our Regina office and has come full circle back to our team. She has fit right in with all her former teammates working on a number of important projects. “It’s been a pleasure to return to Scott Land & Lease. […]

CALEP Dust Up

CALEP’s Dust Up Stampede party was held last Thursday night at Wildhorse and was attended by a number of our colleagues from the Land community. Ryan and Hunter Scott lead our crew and said it was great to see some old friends.

The Scott Land “Stompede” Breakfast

The Scott Land Calgary team enjoyed a wonderful parade morning STOMPede Staff Appreciation Breakfast at the OEB patio in Mission. We had a great turnout, over 40 of our Calgary team were there—no small feat when you’re competing with Kevin Costner down at the parade. Lots of visiting, laughs and fun—great to welcome our new team-mates too! […]

Welcome, Amber Leask!

Scott Land & Lease is pleased to welcome Amber Leask to our Surface Land Team in Calgary. Amber worked with Hunter Scott this past year on a unique project and did a great job so we found a spot for her as an employee in our Surface Group and no surprise, she’s doing an awesome […]

Boots on the Ground

Boots on the Ground in Toronto! Scott Telecom and Scott Land have boots on the ground in Toronto! Our Ontario team are industry experts in land acquisition, stakeholder engagement and municipal planning in a variety of industries in this market. Our Calgary Hub back-office supports our Ontario operations which allows them to focus solely on […]

Welcome, Laine Bryan!

We are pleased that Laine Bryan has joined our Regina Office this past year. Laine had worked on a project for Scott Land last year where he did a great job so it’s wonderful to have him join us now as an employee. “Working with Scott Land provides me with steady and challenging work, yet ample […]

Happy 4th of July!

Today, we are saluting our friends and clients in the USA on their Independence Day.

Canada Day

This long weekend, we are joining Canadians everywhere to celebrate Canada Day. With world events as they are, we are reminded there is no better country in the world. Our rich resources and diverse, hard-working and talented people are needed by the world more than ever.

Stampede’s Around the Corner!

With Stampede around the corner, we wanted to let everyone know that we are postponing the Scott Land Stomp until next year. Back in February, when we had to commit to the Wildhorse tent, the Covid 6th wave was raging, so out of an abundance of caution for our staff and clients, we made this […]

Potash

Here sits another empty ship in the Port Of Vancouver waiting to be loaded with Saskatchewan potash.  This fertilizer product will be used by countries around the world to grow better crops and provide more nutritious food for the world’s growing population.  With supply chain issues causing food shortages everywhere, never before has the production […]

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21st Scott Land respectfully acknowledges and celebrates National Indigenous Day. We are proud of the solid relationships that we have developed with indigenous communities over the years, on behalf our clients.

Happy Father’s Day!

To all the awesome dads at Scott Land, we wish you a very special Father’s Day. Many of you are road warriors and not always able to be there for some of those special family occasions.  We know the sacrifices that are made to be successful in this business.  To each of you, enjoy this […]

The Saskatchewan Oil & Gas Show 2022

For outstanding contributions to the petroleum industry in Saskatchewan and Canada, Gregg Scott is inducted into the Saskatchewan Petroleum Industry Hall of Fame. Read more here: https://discoverweyburn.com/articles/saskatchewan-oil–gas-board-presents-awards

National Indigenous History Month

Scott Land & Lease is pleased to celebrate Indigenous History Month in June.  For 12 months of the year, we work closely with Indigenous communities across the west and take great pride in our strong relationships with them.

Welcome, Jaymes Sand-Kalynka!

Scott Land is very pleased to welcome Jaymes Sand-Kalynka to our Edmonton Office in the role of Land Administrator. Jaymes has a rural background with post-secondary education in business and marketing. He is also very active in the community. Jaymes will be working with our Infrastructure and Special Projects team on a range of interesting […]

Happy Retirement, Stana!

Scott Land salutes Stana Beck on her retirement after nearly 40 years in the land industry, the last 20 years of which were with our Edmonton office. Stana specialized in Crown surface land and was an amazing hands-on Project Manager working on some of the most demanding projects in northern Alberta.  Her expertise was truly […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

Scott Land pays tribute this Sunday to all the wonderful moms who work with us. How they manage to juggle kids and a personal life while delivering great service to our clients every day, is simply amazing. Several of them are single moms too, which really is a feat. To all our moms, please take this weekend and […]

Welcome, Ashelina Christianson!

Scott Land is very pleased to welcome Ashelina Christianson to our Surface Land Team in the role of Senior Surface Land Administrator/Project Manager.  Ashelina has over 9 years of land experience and is very respected by clients and co-workers alike.  She has worked on some very important and complex projects in her career including large […]

CALEP Conference 2022

You can’t go to a conference in Edmonton without expecting to hear from a politician or two. In this case, at the CALEP Annual Conference, we heard from the top dog himself, Premier Kenney, who gave an inspiring address on all the positive things happening in the energy industry in Alberta now, and going forward. […]

CALEP Conference 2022

Another great session at today’s CALEP Conference in Edmonton.  Here, Peter Tertzakian provides a very thought provoking presentation to our group.  Scott Land’s David O’Neil and Brandy Rimney are in attendance!  Kudos to the organizing committee!

Happy Administrative Professionals Day!

Today we pay tribute to all the Project Managers, Land Analysts, Administrators and support staff at Scott Land & Lease on your special day. Some of you have just recently joined us and others have been with us for over 30 years. This team of land service professionals keep our clients’ projects on track and add tremendous […]

Earth Day

We are pleased to recognize Earth Day.  The world is changing and so is the energy business. We salute our clients in the renewable power and oil and gas industries, who are developing new ways to reduce our carbon footprint and making the world a better place.

Welcome, Tyler Laberge!

Scott Land & Lease is pleased to welcome Tyler Laberge to our Lloydminster team. Tyler is a Senior Surface Land Agent with over 17 years of surface land experience. He is a graduate of the Olds College Land program and has worked on a variety of significant projects including several major big inch pipelines for […]

Boots on the Ground

Boots on the Ground! For 30 years, Scott Land has operated a full-service office in the City of Edmonton. Our team in Edmonton are experts in all things Land related. They focus on the areas from Red Deer to the far northern parts of AB.  These local full-time Edmonton senior land professionals have solid, long-term […]

Welcome, Lena Fulton!

Scott Telecom Services Ltd. is growing!!  We are proud to welcome Lena Fulton as Project Manager in our Western Region. Lena joins us having served in various leading roles in the oil & gas and telecom industries over the last 16 years. She has been instrumental in the project management and completion of many large, […]

Sunday is the first day of Spring!

Soon we will be gardening, golfing and generally getting outside a lot more.  Enjoy!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Good luck to all – Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

International Women’s Day

Scott Land recognizes International Women’s Day.  We have an amazing team of women at Scott Land. In fact, over half our staff and management are women.  Thank you everyone, this is your special day!

Employee Appreciation Day!

We are pleased to salute our employees on this special day.…and each day throughout the year.  Our team is comprised of experts in many fields and in various strategic locations from Vancouver to Toronto.   They are some of the most respected in their various disciplines and comprise over 1400 years of combined experience.  They make […]

Indigenous Consultation

The Indigenous Consultation process is a choreographed matrix that involves securing an Adequacy Decision from the Aboriginal Consultation Office (ACO) while adhering to requirements set forth in the Public Lands Act, the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) and the Water Act (WAC). Navigation and knowledge of these processes is a cornerstone to the success […]

Welcome, Nikita DiPasquale

Scott Land & Lease is very pleased to welcome Nikita DiPasquale to our team in the role of Project Manager in our Pipeline Group.  Nikita has nearly a decade of land broker experience in Surface Land with a focus on large linear projects.  Nikita joins one of the industry’s strongest surface teams serving the industry’s […]

Bell Let’s Talk Day

Welcome, Erin Finkelstein!

Scott Land is very pleased to welcome Erin Finkelstein to our team in the role of Project Manager, Surface Land. She has over 12 years of land broker experience and has worked on some of the industry’s largest most important surface land projects. Erin joins one of the strongest surface teams in the industry. Erin […]

Boots on the Ground

Boots on the Ground! For three decades, Scott Land has had a full-service operation in the city of Lloydminster. Our local full time land professionals have solid, long-term relationships with local stakeholders and landowner legal representatives throughout the area that our clients benefit from. Unlike others, we actually have local residents doing your land work […]

Happy New Year!

At Scott Land & Lease, we are excited by the promise that 2022 holds for the many people and industries we serve across Canada. We wish you a new year filled with good health, happiness and opportunity.

Warm Wishes for a Happy Holiday Season!

From all of us at Scott Land & Scott Telecom, Happy Holidays!

Welcome, Ben van Reekum!

Scott Telecom Services Ltd. is proud to welcome Ben van Reekum as Senior Project Manager — Ontario, to our growing Ontario/Eastern Canada team. Ben joins us having served the telecom industry over much of the past decade, and has been instrumental in the management and completion of many large, important telecommunication projects. Scott Telecom Services continues to […]

Holiday Food Bank

As the holiday season fast approaches, it has been customary for us to meet with clients and friends and enjoy some Christmas cheer. Given the uncertainty with COVID, we have decided it’s best for all to simply reach out and wish our clients and friends a wonderful holiday season. This is a time for giving, […]

From the Field

Good morning from the Field. One of our awesome Indigenous Consultation agents snapped this scenic pic just outside Onoway, AB.

Boots on the Ground

For three decades, Scott Land has operated a full-service office in the city of Regina. Our local full time land professionals have solid, long-term relationships with local stakeholders and landowner legal representatives throughout the province that our clients benefit from. Unlike others, we actually have Saskatchewan residents doing your land work. It makes a huge […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to our American clients and team members. Our team takes pride in supporting your many important projects throughout the year. Enjoy this holiday with friends and family!

Southern Alberta Communications Tower

A nice day for a field trip in southern Alberta yesterday.  Our Hunter Scott snapped this picture of a communications tower we acquired a few years ago. Rural high speed communications mean safety and more business opportunities for rural AB.

From the Field

Here’s a picture of the Battle River valley today from our land agent, Howard Parkyn’s yard near Lashburn, SK, south of Lloydminster. Howard has been doing land work with us for 35 years and he knows everyone. He’s one of the region’s best!

Happy GIS Day!

GIS has become essential to the land industry. At Scott Land, we use GIS daily to help support our clients throughout project life cycles to make effective, timely, and informed decisions. Using the latest software, our Scott Land GIS team produces a variety of useful products to suit each client’s needs, ranging from live web […]

Lest We Forget

Boots on the Ground

For over 20 years, Scott Land has operated a full-service office in the city of Grande Prairie. Our local full time land professionals have solid long-term relationships with local stakeholders and landowner legal representatives that our clients benefit from. Unlike others, we actually have long term GP residents doing your land work. It makes a […]

Renewable Energy

Scott Land & Lease Ltd. is very pleased to support Capital Power’s 40.5-MW Strathmore Solar project in the Town of Strathmore. Capital Power chose Scott Land to conduct successful AUC-compliant notification activities for the project. Scott Land offers renewable developers a full suite of AUC and municipal permitting services, as well as strategic planning, land acquisition and […]

Happy Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, we wish to take this opportunity to thank our clients and friends for our valued relationship. We are grateful to serve and support such a wonderfully diverse group of clients! In these crazy covid times with all the uncertainty and challenges, we still have much to be thankful for. Hopefully, you […]

Once In A Blue Moon

Every decade or so, a compelling opportunity presents itself in the oil patch to acquire land, especially freehold leases in SE Sask and parts of AB.  That time is now! Due to the downturn these past several years, most freehold leases that were previously acquired have now expired. Land close to production is sitting open to lease. […]

41st AASLA Annual Golf Tournament

Scott Land is proud to support AASLA and have our Scott Land team participate in the 41st AASLA Annual Golf Tournament and Seminar. It was great to catch up with old friends and colleagues in a safe socially distanced setting. The Virtual AASLA Seminar was extremely well structured and gave a deep dive into the latest Alberta Land Agent […]

The Western Irrigation Project

Scott Land & Lease is proud to be teaming with Clifton, Stantec and Associated engineering firms to supply land services on this historic Saskatchewan project.  Like these firms, we have deep roots in Saskatchewan, providing land services for decades on many of the largest, most important projects in a number of different industries. To be […]

Why Fly?

During these unprecedented times, we are here to support our clients! Please contact us to learn more on how we can help.

Important Update Bulletin

AER OneStop rolls out officially on May 30, 2019.  OneStop is an online platform designed to streamline the application process on public lands. For further information, call our OneStop expert, Sheila Murie at 780-702-5688. Scott Land is a leader in surface land acquisitions for clients with a very strong presence in Crown Surface Land areas. […]

Alberta Land Agents Licensing Website Update

February 4, 2019 – As part of the project to revitalize all Government of Alberta web content, please be advised, the Land Agents Licensing website has changed.

Government of Alberta – Information Letter

On December 2, 2018, the Government of Alberta announced a temporary curtailment of crude bitumen and crude oil production starting January 1, 2019. See the information letter here.

Indebtedness Guide

On November 15, 2018 the Alberta government published it’s “Indebtedness Guide” which outlines the responsibilities and the various options available to the PNG industry as it pertains to any outstanding rental or royalty owing to the Alberta Crown. Download the guide here.

Alberta Energy Oil Sands Information Bulletin

We’re Hiring!

We are an awesome company that values opportunities for its talented staff, offers competitive compensation, full benefits, workforce diversity, profit sharing, safety, fun and giving back to the community. Join us! www.scottland.ca/careers  

Congratulations to Long Service Teammates!

September 4, 2018 – We are proud to recognize our long term teammates who had their anniversaries at SLL over the summer – they are all part of THE SCOTT LAND DOUBLE DIGIT CLUB. 10 yrs – Wendy and Jay 11 yrs – Michelle, Gloria, Paul 12 yrs – Delia, Chad, Rick 13 yrs – […]

New Streamlined AER Process

September 4, 2018 – The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has embarked on an important project to design, build and implement an integrated application and decision-making system called AER OneStop. Over a year ago, Scott Land & Lease (SLL) was approached by AER to participate in the Strategic Group as well as the Testing Group for […]

Alberta Energy – BULLETIN

June 13, 2018 – Rental Default Process for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Oil Sands, and Metallic and Industrial Minerals, Coal, and Ammonite Shell Agreements Alberta Energy has reviewed its administrative processes across all commodities for the management of mineral tenure agreements that fall into rental default. Rental default occurs when agreement rental is not paid […]

Top Buyer May 2 AB Landsale

May 3, 2018 – Our incredible clients played an impressive role in the Alberta landsale on Wednesday, with more than 60% of the broker amount collected in Scott Land’s name. Congratulations! And many thanks to this amazing team of professionals.  

Jersey Day in Support of Humboldt Broncos

Scott Land offices joined #JerseysForHumboldt on April 12 in a show of support for the Humboldt Broncos and all those affected by the events of the April 6 tragedy. We are with you.  

Great Results at March 21 AB Landsale

Scott Land represented over 50% of the brokers at the March 21 Alberta landsale.  Many thanks to our fantastic clients!

Scott Land Honours 75 Years

Always a treat to honour our long-serving staff. This month we have four of our team representing almost 75 years of experience with Scott Land. Thank you Maureen, Ryan, Steve and Michi for your loyalty to us and service to our clients!

Scott Land Tops First BC Landsale of 2018

In a fantastic first BC landsale of the year on January 17, Scott Land represented over 80% of the sale and took the Top Five parcels. A big THANK YOU goes out to our amazing clients! We also provide a full range of Surface Services in the region from our offices in Fort St. John and Grande […]

Scott Land & Lease is Top Crown Land Broker in 2017

We thank our amazing clients for the trust placed in us each year. Our 2017 Landsale total of $357 million was $300 million more than our closest competitor.

‘Tis the Season to Celebrate Our Own

November 23, 2017 Gregg Scott was proud to honour 15 employees with service awards at our Staff Appreciation Christmas Party last weekend, an important tradition of ours each year.  Together the 15 represent 140 years of dedication to Scott Land and to our clients.  Honoured were: 9 recipients with 5 years each, 3 with 10 […]

Line 3 Replacement Full Steam Ahead

November 17, 2017 Scott Land landmen are busy working on the important Line 3 Replacement for Enbridge, assisting the construction crew in southern Saskatchewan.  Our team is working closely with landowners and the inspectors to ensure this new pipe gets built properly and new capacity comes on stream, so industry can ship more crude starting next year.

Recognition for Long-time Employees

November 15, 2017 We are proud to acknowledge two long-term Scott Land employees, Howard Parkyn and Gloria Friesen.  Together they represent 40 years of dedication to Scott Land & Lease and to our clients.

Scott Land Team at Hope in the City with Theoren Fleury

November 15, 2017 A heartfelt thank-you to Theoren Fleury, the Salvation Army and event sponsor Wood Automotive for the inspirational Hope in the City lunch on November 16. Our own inspired Scott Land team was thrilled to support this event and hear first hand Theo’s powerful story of struggling with mental health. Scott Land is […]