Kids Up Front!

July 12, 2024 It’s been a blistering hot week at the rodeo, but the kids are still loving it! This year, instead of Stomp, we partnered up with Kids Up Front who took groups of underprivileged kids to the Stampede Rodeo on us, many for the first time. They are having a blast!

The 36th IRWA Chapter 48 Annual Stampede Breakfast!

July 11, 2024 Scott Land & Lease was pleased to once again sponsor and attend the 36th IRWA Chapter 48 Annual Stampede Breakfast! It was a fun morning filled with pancakes, networking and beautiful weather! Always a great crowd.

Stampede Fun!

July 11, 2024 Another great day of Stampede and connecting with our clients, friends and colleagues! The rodeo was awesome too!

Stampede Week!

July 10, 2024 Stampede is a wonderful time of year. Scott Land is out in full force this week. So many fun functions and venues. We appreciate all the invitations. It’s great to connect with our clients, friends and industry peers!

Stampede Staff Appreciation!

July 10, 2024 We had a great day last Friday kicking off the Calgary Stampede & showing our team how much we appreciate all they do!  

Kids Up Front!

July 5, 2024 This year, instead of Stomp, Scott Land & Lease is partnering with Kids Up Front who are taking groups of underprivileged kids to the Stampede Rodeo, many for the first time. It will be an unforgettable experience for these kids. Happy Stampede everyone!

Happy Independence Day!

July 4, 2024 Wishing our clients and friends in the USA a very Happy 4th of July!

Happy Canada Day!

June 28, 2024 Happy Canada Day Long Weekend everyone!

IRWA Conference – Day 3

June 26, 2024 IRWA Conference day 3 was a full agenda…great sessions, infrastructure tour by boat, and meaningful meetings with clients and prospects. Topped off with a great evening at the Canadian Hospitality Suite. Looking forward to a productive final day here!

IRWA Conference – Canada Night!

June 26, 2024 It was a full house last night at Canada Night in Long Beach, CA at the IRWA Conference. Scott Land & Lease was a proud co-sponsor of the event. A great evening with old and new friends from across North America.

IRWA Conference – Day 2

June 25, 2024 Day 2 of the IRWA conference in Long Beach, CA was educational and also a lot of fun, meeting fellow land agents from all over North America.  

IRWA Conference – Stanley Cup Game 7

June 25, 2024 Not the result we wanted, but it was great to get together with some Canadian colleagues and watch the Stanley Cup Final in Long Beach, California. There is a lot of professional land experience in this picture, and we are happy to be here at the IRWA Education Conference this week!

IRWA’s 70th Annual International Education Conference

June 24, 2024 It’s great to be back at the International Right of Way Association’s 70th Annual International Education Conference, this year being held in Long Beach, CA. Sunday night was the Welcome Reception ahead of a very busy week. Scott Land’s Hunter Scott, Donald MacLeod and Ryan Scott are in attendance along with friends and […]

Treaty 8 Gathering

June 21, 2024 Our IR agent, Grant Miles had a great day on June 18th at the Treaty 8 gathering (125th Commemorative of the signing of Treaty 8) held outside Grouard. Grant was out to see the community for a site visit for a good client of ours and was invited by Sucker Creek First […]

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21, 2024 Scott Land respectfully acknowledges and celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day. We are proud of the solid relationships that we have developed with Indigenous communities over the years, on behalf our clients. This month is a time to reflect upon and learn the history, culture and strength of Indigenous People and acknowledge their […]

First Day of Summer!

June 20, 2024 Happy First Day of Summer everyone! Cheers to sunshine, adventures and endless possibilities this vibrant season brings.

AASLA Seminar & Golf Tournament

June 19, 2024 Scott Land was very pleased to sponsor and attend the AASLA Seminar & Golf Tournament last week in Red Deer. Our land agents who attended found the educational component very interesting and it was great to visit with our industry colleagues again. Congratulations and a big thank you to the AASLA organizers.

Triple Round Up!

June 17, 2024 The team from Scott Land had a great time at the Triple Round Up last Thursday night! It was a gorgeous evening up on the rooftop for networking and catching up with our industry peers! Thank you to the organizers for an awesome party.

Happy Father’s Day!

June 14, 2024 Happy Father’s Day to all the amazing dads out there! This Sunday is a celebration of your love, guidance, and unwavering support. Wishing you a day filled with joy, laughter, and all the appreciation you deserve with your loved ones!

Wapiti Area Synergy Partnership (WASP) Open House

June 14, 2024 Scott Land was pleased to attend and host an information table at the Wapiti Area Synergy Partnership (WASP) Open House this week. It was a great evening seeing our many friends in the community and an opportunity for meaningful discussions with local landowners about all that is happening in the Wapiti area. […]

IRWA’s 70th Annual International Education Conference

June 10, 2024 Scott Land is proud to sponsor and attend the 70th Annual IRWA International Education Conference. We are excited to participate and learn with fellow IRWA members and our industry peers. To connect with our team at the conference, please find us on the WHOVA App.

Welcome, Darla Wilson!

Scott Land & Lease is very pleased to announce the appointment of Darla Wilson to the position of our Controller. Darla brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our team, having held Controller & Senior Accounting positions previously for many years. She holds a Bachelor of Administration with Great Distinction from the University of […]

Toni Kohn House Annual Charity Golf Tournament

June 4, 2024 Scott Land’s Ryan Scott attended the 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament in Support of The Toni Kohn House, at SilverTip Golf Course in Canmore last week. The TKW Foundation supports young at risk women with a place they can call home while completing their education and building their independence. Scott Land is […]

National Indigenous History Month

June 3, 2024 Scott Land is pleased to recognize and celebrate National Indigenous History Month in June. We work closely with Indigenous communities across Canada every day and take great pride in our strong relationships with them.

Saskatchewan Spring Social

May 28, 2024 Last Thursday, our awesome Regina team headed across the street from the office to host a few clients and friends at Crave Kitchen + Wine Bar for our Saskatchewan Spring Social. Even a few folks from Calgary were in attendance including Steve Nelson and Hunter Scott. A great time was had by […]

Open House

Donald MacLeod headed up an open house for a good client of Scott Land & Lease in Special Areas. It’s called Special Areas for a reason. It’s very beautiful Alberta countryside! Good turnout for a great client.

Forward Summit

May 17, 2024 Scott Land’s Donald Wilkinson and Donald MacLeod attended the Forward Summit at the Tsuu Tina Reserve on Treaty 7 lands this week. It was an engaging experience that showcased the economic vision of some of the 48 First Nations in Alberta (and beyond) through keynote speakers. From youth, entrepreneurs, and elders, each […]

Welcome, Donald MacLeod!

Scott Land & Lease is very pleased to welcome Donald MacLeod, Senior Surface Land Agent and Project Manager, to our Calgary team. Donald has been in industry for 20 years and has both broker and in-house surface land experience. He has worked on some of the industry’s most important recent projects including larger pipelines in BC […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 10, 2024 Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms this Sunday. Your love, care and dedication make the world a better place. Today and every day, may you feel valued, appreciated and celebrated for all that you do!

Welcome, Steve Nelson!

Scott Land & Lease is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Nelson to the position of Senior Vice President. Steve has over 27 years of industry experience including senior management positions at Suncor and Koch Oil. He is an accounting graduate from the University of Saskatchewan and holds a CPA (CMA) designation. He brings to Scott Land exceptional skills […]

Happy Administrative Professionals Day!

April 24, 2024 Happy Administrative Professionals Day! It’s great that there is a day to recognize all the important work that our administrators do to keep our projects and business running smoothly. Today at Scott Land, we pay tribute to all the Project Managers, Land Analysts, Administrators, and support staff on your special day. This team […]

Earth Day!

April 22, 2024 Today is Earth Day! Earth Day serves as an opportunity to reflect and encourage individuals, communities, and organizations to educate one another on factors impacting environment, along with ways of improving it. Scott Land salutes our clients who work hard every day to develop new strategies to minimize their carbon footprint.

Women Breaking Barriers Conference

April 12, 2024 Scott Land was very pleased to have some of the amazing women from our Regina office in attendance at the Women Breaking Barriers Conference yesterday in Regina. It was an awesome day full of networking, insightful presentations, and learning. Our team was honoured to sit with Sask. Deputy Premier and Minister of […]

Wapiti Area Synergy Partnership (WASP) Meeting

April 11, 2024 Scott Land was in attendance for the monthly Wapiti Area Synergy Partnership (WASP) meeting in Grande Prairie Tuesday night where we heard from the AER on the Montney formation in the GP, Peace and NE BC region. They also discussed the changes to the D077 with regards to the lay flat temp […]

Premier’s Dinner

April 4, 2024 Last night, we attended the sold out annual Premier’s Dinner in Calgary. It was a great evening to visit with many of our clients, friends, ministers of government and new acquaintances.

Ontario

Scott Land is one of Canada’s most well established Land services providers, supporting clients coast-to-coast. Proudly, Scott Land has been in business for over 32 years, with a team of over 130 staff and a combined +2,000 years of industry experience. We continue to expand our team in Ontario and are available to handle projects of any size […]

STAC 2024 Conference & Exhibition

March 26, 2024 Fantastic start to the #STAC2024 conference in Vancouver. Scott Telecom is in full force at STAC2024 learning the latest trends and factors impacting the dynamic and ever-changing telecom industry. Great sessions, great networking, and great people. Looking forward to Day 2!

Second Annual IRWA Chapter 48 March Mixer

March 22, 2024 Scott Land & Lease is proud to have co-sponsored the IRWA 48 Spring Mixer held at Rooftop YYC last night. We had a solid turnout on a snowy evening. Great to see so many friends and colleagues!

First Day of Spring!

March 19, 2024 Happy first day of Spring everyone. For some of you, it’s spring break-up. A time to regroup before the next big push. It’s also a great time to be out enjoying nature and watching for signs of spring. Enjoy!

Wapiti Area Synergy Partnership (WASP) General Meeting

March 14, 2024 Great conversations were had at Tuesday night’s Wapiti Area Synergy Partnership (WASP) meeting in Grande Prairie! We listened to an informative presentation on the Water Act, AER vs AEPA and had a round table discussion on the water shortage and challenges we are facing this summer with the lack of snow pack. […]

Celebrating Ryan Scott’s 25th Anniversary!

March 8, 2024 The team at Scott Land & Lease is very proud to congratulate Ryan Scott on his 25th anniversary at Scott Land/Scott Telecom. Ryan is the driving force of our Telecom operation as well as a valued member of our management and ownership team. Ryan has worked on and led some of Canada’s […]

International Women’s Day

March 8, 2024 Today is International Women’s Day. At Scott Land, we recognize and appreciate the invaluable contributions of the women on our team. From leadership roles to everyday tasks, women play a vital role in driving innovation, growth, and success. Thank you for all you do, today and everyday.

Employee Appreciation Day

March 1, 2024 Happy Employee Appreciation Day! Today, we celebrate YOU, our amazing team members! Your dedication, hard work, and passion are the driving forces behind our success. Thank you for your tireless efforts, innovative ideas, and unwavering commitment to excellence. You truly make a difference every single day. Let’s take a moment to recognize […]

Happy Family Day!

February 16th, 2024 Wishing everyone a wonderful Family Day long weekend!

In the Community!

Scott Land is proud to support the communities in which we work. Part of our culture is to support and showcase our local staff who also donate their time and resources to special causes that are important to them. Beth Endresen (pictured right) of our Grande Prairie office has been involved in volunteer work in […]

Canadian Agriculture Day

February 13, 2024 Scott Land recognizes and celebrates Canadian Agriculture Day today. It’s a day to honour farmers, ranchers, agriculture workers and everyone involved in the agriculture industry across the country. Let’s all take a moment to appreciate the hard work and dedication of all those who work tirelessly to produce the products we rely […]

Employee Spotlight, Marty Becker!

Scott Land & Lease Ltd. is pleased to welcome Marty Becker, a veteran of the land acquisition business in Ontario! Marty has over 15 years of experience in the industry, and a highly successful track record on renewable energy, big-inch pipelines and other ROW projects in Ontario. Marty also has a depth of knowledge on the construction […]

Bell Let’s Talk Day

We are proud to support Bell’s #BellLetsTalk campaign in support of Mental Health and bringing awareness to this important initiative. Today and everyday, we can all take meaningful action to create positive change!

Acquisition & Divestiture

For many years, Scott Land & Lease has supported clients in their acquisition and divestiture activities. Today, we continue to refine and expand our A&D services to provide unparalleled expertise and efficiency across all kinds of transactions. Connect with us at a-d@scottland.ca to discuss how our talented A&D team can add value to your next […]

Happy New Year!

Wishing all our staff, clients and friends a very Happy New Year. May the coming year be filled with good health, happiness and success for you and your loved ones.

Happy Holidays!

Wishing all of our clients, friends and family a safe and wonderful Holiday Season!

Olds College Career Fair

Scott Land’s David O’Neil & Jaymes Sand-Kalynka were pleased to attend the fall career fair in Olds last week. It was another great fair connecting with the next generation of land and energy professionals coming into the industry. We’re excited for the future!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to our American clients and team members. Scott Land takes pride in supporting your many important projects throughout the year. We hope you enjoy this holiday with your family & friends!

Christmas in Calgary Staff Appreciation!

Scott Land held its annual Staff Appreciation Christmas Party Saturday night in Calgary. What a great turnout, with staff from Vancouver Island to Toronto in attendance! We had much to celebrate including long-service awards of 5, 10, 15, 20 and 35 years to our staff. Having the resources with deep land experience in key locations is […]

Premier Scott Moe Dinner

Our HR Manager, Graham Andersen, attended a compelling discussion where engaging conversations revolved around the premier’s political endeavors and the upcoming October 2024 election. During the event, the premier generously shared his vision for the province and explored the challenges on the horizon, highlighting a sincere commitment to public service.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Day

At Scott Land, we’ve harnessed the power of GIS and interactive dashboards to transform the way we approach large-scale projects. Our custom dashboards and reporting tools enable real-time data integration, team collaboration, and data-driven decisions at our client’s fingertips. Harnessing the latest cloud base technologies, Scott Land’s GIS team provide practical solutions to our clients.

Remembrance Day

Lest We Forget

Business in Calgary Leaders 2023

Scott Land & Lease’s Ryan Scott and Hunter Scott attended the annual Business in Calgary Leaders Dinner last evening, honouring our good friend, Stephen Smith CEO of Strike Group.

Electricity Transformation Canada (ETC) 2023 Conference & Exhibition

Despite the snowy start, our Scott Land team is in full force at the Electricity Transformation Canada 2023 Conference & Exhibition (https://renewablesassociation.ca/electricity-transformation-canada-etc-2023-comes-to-calgary/). It has been a fantastic opening day reconnecting with Scott Land alumni, industry peers and our clients. Pictured: Ryan Scott, Hunter Scott & Ben van Reekum

Happy Thanksgiving!

To all our friends, clients, and colleagues we wish you a very happy Thanksgiving. Have a safe and enjoyable long weekend.

Calgary Canucks Truth and Reconciliation Ceremony

On Friday night, the Calgary Canucks extended a warm welcome to Scott Land during the puck drop ceremony at the game between the Canucks and Drayton Valley Thunder. The teams were very appreciative of the support of Scott Land as part of the Truth and Reconciliation program at the game. Pictured is our HR Manager, Graham […]

Orange Shirt Day

Scott Land’s Calgary Team met Friday at the office to pay tribute to Truth and Reconciliation Day and to collect food for the Calgary Food Bank.

Orange Shirt Day

Here are some of our Indigenous Relations Team in our Edmonton Office today, continuing our observance of Truth and Reconciliation this week. We have had meetings with a number of Indigenous communities in Alberta, as well as various events that we’ve been partaking in during this special week.

RE+ Convention

Scott Land’s Ben van Reekum represented us well at the RE+ Convention in Las Vegas earlier this month. It was a great opportunity to learn more about the renewable energy industry in North America, and see the collaboration of organizations coming together for meaningful conversation for a brighter future in energy.

Truth and Reconciliation Sponsorship

Scott Land is proud to be a key sponsor of the Calgary Canucks hockey team and their Truth and Reconciliation recognition program this year. This shirt is what our Scott Land team will be wearing later this week. The front of the shirt is the creation of Siksika artists (including the recreation of the Calgary […]

USask Career Fair

Scott Land’s Jordan Wu and Scott Porter made the trek north from Regina to Saskatoon to attend the annual USask Career Fair yesterday to meet another group of students and continue sharing our story. Great interest in our industries from these future grads!

University of Regina Career Fair

They were lined up at our booth Monday at the University of Regina’s annual Career Fair. Scott Land’s Jordan Wu and Scott Porter were telling our story to an excited group of young keeners. On to University of Saskatchewan’s Career Fair in Saskatoon today. Reach out to careers@scottland.ca for information on all our Sask opportunities.

CALEP 2023 Conference

Scott Land & Lease was proud to be a sponsor of the 2023 CALEP conference in Kelowna. Gregg, Ryan and Hunter Scott were in attendance. It was great to see and reacquaint with so many clients and friends. Wonderful program of speakers, too. Congratulations to Patrick Burgess and the organizing committee who did a superb job of […]

Happy Labour Day!

Happy Labour Day long weekend! Thank you to our awesome Scott Land team for their continued dedication and excellence in serving our clients from coast-to-coast every day. This special holiday weekend is for you, enjoy!  

IRWA Golf Tournament Regina

Scott Land was pleased to attend and sponsor the IRWA Annual Golf Tournament in Regina. Our team was out in full force. Rikki-Lee Hort & Paige Howden (pictured) hosted hole 6, while Shaun Kozak took part in the tournament with our great clients! This is always a fun day, and a great opportunity to connect […]

Heritage Day Long Weekend!

As we jump into the long weekend, we wish everyone a safe and relaxing break!

Top Operators

Scott Land & Lease is proud to provide Surface Land services to four of the industry’s top 10 drilling operators for the first six months of 2023, including the top two drillers!  Scott Land also handles some of their Indigenous consultation and engagement work. Looking at expanding your drilling plans this year? Please reach out to […]

From the Field

Here are some pics of a 3 well padsite that we acquired for a great client of ours. The pics show the various stages of operations, from clearing, drilling, completions and early stages of reclamation. Approvals for oversized sites are challenging to secure in this caribou area, environmental restrictions and operational timeline constraints are just […]

CALEP Golf Tournament

We had a fun day at the annual CALEP Golf Tournament. Great turnout! Scott Land & Lease was  hoping to present a cheque for $10,000.00 to the first golfer to hit a hole-in-one on the short Par 3 Hole 9. A couple of shots came close. Thank you to Garrett and the organizing committee.

CALEP Dust Up!

Our team, including Hunter Scott and Ryan Scott, took in the annual Canadian Association of Land and Energy Professionals Stampede Party, DustUp today. Another great opportunity to visit with clients and friends. Thanks to the CALEP organizers.

IRWA Stampede Breakfast!

A great time was held by all at the annual International Right of Way Association Stampede Breakfast. Nice to see so many friends and clients. Thanks to the organizers!

The *New* Scott Land STOMP 2023!

That’s a wrap! It was great to see and reconnect with our wonderful clients and friends last Thursday night, thanks for coming out! Enjoy your Stampede!

The Scott Land STOMP!

The final walk through for STOMP23 is complete. The tent is up, the banners are hung, and the beer is on ice. Our new location is awesome. Just waiting for our clients to arrive later. #StampedeStartsWithStomp

Happy 4th of July!

Wishing our clients and friends in the USA a very Happy Independence Day!

Happy Canada Day!

Wishing everyone a Happy Canada Day Long Weekend!

IRWA Conference 2023 – Canada Night

It’s Canada Night at the IRWA Conference in Denver. Scott Land’s Ryan Scott and Scott Porter are enjoying the opportunity to network with their peers in the international right of way industry. It’s been a fantastic few days reconnecting with clients and our US colleagues.

IRWA Conference 2023

Scott Land & Lease is well represented by Ryan Scott and Scott Porter this week at the Annual IRWA Conference in Denver. Many great relationships are made at conferences like this.  

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Scott Land respectfully acknowledges and celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day. We are proud of the solid relationships that we have developed with Indigenous communities over the years, on behalf our clients. This month is a time to reflect upon and learn the history, culture and strength of Indigenous People and acknowledge their contributions to Canada.

Happy Father’s Day!

To all our clients who are Dads, and all the amazing Dads at Scott Land & Lease, we wish you a very special Father’s Day this Sunday. We hope you are all able to enjoy this special weekend with your family!

From the Field – Helicopter Flyover!

David O’Neil, one of our Edmonton Managers, took part in a helicopter flyover route review for a major new linear pipeline project for one of our valued pipeline clients. Great to see the route from the air. 

The Freehold Experts!

For decades, Scott Land & Lease has been the most active acquirer of freehold mineral rights for clients in AB, SK and MB. The depth of experience of our landmen and administration team means our clients get solid leasing advice, best results, proper lease terms, creative optioning strategies, long-term relationships with lessors and their advisors, […]

National Indigenous History Month

Scott Land is pleased to recognize and celebrate National Indigenous History Month in June. We work closely with Indigenous communities across the west every day and take great pride in our strong relationships with them.

Happy Mother’s Day!

This Sunday, Scott Land salutes all the wonderful moms who work with Scott Land and Scott Telecom. How they manage to deliver great service to our clients while juggling kids and a personal life, is simply amazing. Several of them are single moms too, which is no small feat. To all our moms, please take this weekend and […]

Congratulations to Rosanna Amoroso for 35 Years of Service!

Rosanna started with Gregg right out of college in 1988, shortly after the Olympic Games in Calgary. That was at McKenzie Land which became Scott Land & Lease, a few years later. She has worked with us ever since including being one of the first to WFH when her kids were young, before email. She […]

Alberta Wildfires

Wildfires have literally exploded across Alberta, especially in the northern regions. We are monitoring the situation closely as we have staff living in the affected areas. To the residents, our clients and stakeholders in these areas, our thoughts are with you as you deal with this emergency. https://calgaryherald.com/news/local-news/alberta-wildfires-calgary-firefighters-help-for-evacuees

Canadian Hydrogen Convention

April 27, 2023 Scott Land & Lease was well-represented at this week’s big Canadian Hydrogen Convention in Edmonton. Our Dave O’Neil and Brandy Rimney were in attendance. It was great to re-connect with many clients again. Hydrogen is one of the many New Energy sources that Scott Land is assisting clients with across Canada. Call us to discuss […]

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!

April 22nd is Earth Day. Scott Land is happy to recognize this day and 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 for us today and for future generations.

Go Oilers!

It was a Fun Friday in our Edmonton office today. Not just because the Oilers are in the playoffs (and the Flames aren’t), but because our Sr VP, Ron DaSilva was in town for a visit. Notable that there is about 200 years combined experience with Scott Land & Lease in this picture.

AASLA Luncheon!

Scott Land was pleased to attend the Alberta Association of Surface Land Agents (AASLA) Luncheon yesterday where AER put on an informative presentation.

Final Friday!

It’s great to connect with our team members at our BVS headquarters after a busy week of work. Culture is important.

IRWA Chapter 48 March Mixer

Scott Land was pleased to sponsor and attend the IRWA Chapter 48 March Mixer last night!

STAC2023 Conference & Exhibition

Scott Telecom Services & Ryan Scott were proud to support and attend the STAC2023 Conference & Exhibition this week. It has been very rewarding catching up with our clients and educating each other about our dynamic industry.

First day of Spring

Goodbye Winter, Hello Spring!

Golfing in March!

Last Friday after work, some of our team went out for some impromptu golf during a March blizzard at Heritage Pointe’s LaunchPad.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Have a lucky day!

International Women’s Day

Scott Land is pleased to celebrate International Women’s Day. We have an amazing group of women at Scott Land who deserve all the recognition today. Thank you for all you do!

Employee Appreciation Day!

We are happy to celebrate and recognize all our employees on this special day. Each of you make a difference to our clients and business every day. Thank you!

Happy Family Day Long Weekend!

Canadian Agriculture Day

Scott Land & Lease is pleased to salute our farmers and ranchers on Canadian Agriculture Day. They feed Canadians, and indeed the world, and are stewards of the land.

Pics from the Field

A great day for field work in central Alberta. Our Indigenous Engagement Team revisiting a recently constructed pad site with community representatives.

Olds College Career Fair – February 1st, 2023

Scott Land is proud to support and invest in the next generation of land and energy professionals. We are pleased to attend the Olds College Careers Fair today to shine a light on our unique company and strong team. Over the years, it has been very rewarding to develop juniors and land graduates as they […]

Bell Let’s Talk Day!

Bell has been a client of Scott Land across Canada since 2000. We are proud to support Bell’s #BellLetsTalk campaign in support of Mental Health and bringing awareness to this important initiative. Today and every day, we can all take meaningful action to create positive change. Share your actions using #BellLetsTalk to help inspire others! […]

Happy New Year!

At Scott Land & Lease, we are excited by the promise that 2023 holds for the many people and industries we serve across Canada. We wish you a new year filled with good health, happiness and opportunity!  

Happy Holidays!

Wishing you all a safe & wonderful Holiday Season!

Welcome, Cheyenna Namur!

Scott Land & Lease is very pleased to welcome Cheyenna Namur to our growing Lloydminster team.  Cheyenna is a graduate of Olds College and has over 9 years of local land broker experience that will benefit our clients. “I’m excited to have joined the Scott Land team. Everyone is friendly and extremely supportive. The atmosphere at […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

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

Happy GIS Day!

The use of GIS in all industries is becoming more prevalent than ever with a plethora of data that is now available. Scott Land utilizes the most relevant technologies and data analytic processes to drive consistent results for our clients. Scott Land uses GIS proactively to identify solutions and opportunities within our clients’ projects to aid […]

Remembrance Day

Welcome, Dayna Gallagher!

It’s great to welcome Dayna Gallagher back to Scott Land & Lease. She is working in our Edmonton office supporting our awesome team there on a variety of projects. “I’ve had the opportunity to work with some of my team on previous projects and look forward to working with them again. Everyone has been very welcoming […]

Welcome, Kevin Long!

Scott Telecom Services Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of Kevin Long to our growing Toronto team. Kevin’s experience in sales and telecommunications will be an asset for our clients in the GTA and Ontario, and we are happy to have him. Welcome, Kevin! “I am very excited to be a part of the Scott Land/Scott […]

From the Field – Jenner, AB

It was a good day in the field for a tour of one of our clients’ newest renewables projects—Potentia Renewables Inc.’s amazing new wind project near Jenner, AB.   The size of the turbines and blades are astounding! Scott Land has worked on this project for the past three years, so it’s great to see it […]

Welcome, Kimberley Chefurka!

Continuing our series of new hire announcements this year, we are pleased to announce that another senior land professional has joined Scott Land.  Our entire team welcomes Kimberley Chefurka to our Alberta Surface Land Group. Kimberley has over 14 years of experience in Surface Land. “I feel like I am part of a family; everyone […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Thanksgiving long weekend is almost here! The team at Scott Land wishes to take this opportunity to thank our clients and friends for our valued relationships. We are very grateful to serve and support such a wonderful group of clients! With so much uncertainty in the world, we still have much to be thankful for. […]

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, 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 […]