Promoting Saskatchewan solutions for the global resource industry

Saskatchewan is a province that has been blessed with strong resources like minerals, oil and gas deposits. Saskatchewan supplier companies have been providing world class solutions that have been used by resource companies in Saskatchewan and around the world.

The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association, represents over 140 companies active in Saskatchewan – totaling over $13-billion in annual revenues and over 13,000 employees – who provide goods and services to mining, oil and gas, and industrial projects.

Events:

Negotiations Ninja

January 23, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Negotiation Training That Delivers Results Buy tickets HERE SIMSA “Educational Event” sponsorship sold-out!   Thank you to our sponsors Deca Industries and Kelly Panteluk Construction.    ABOUT NEGOTIATIONS.NINJA negotiations.ninja exists to develop and deliver the most engaging negotiation training programs in the world and to have fun doing it. Utilizing his extensive experience speaking to executives

SIMSA-K+S Potash Canada Roundtable

January 31, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

This is a SIMSA members only event. Note: Your membership must be current (less than 90-days receivable). Only direct employees of the member company are permitted. Buy roundtable event tickets HERE. Note, we are setting a limit of 2 tickets per company (we do not want to dilute the networking possibilities).  If by early-January there is

Disney’s Approach To Leadership Excellence

March 20, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

SIMSA (and a few others) welcomes the Walt Disney Company’s training arm, Disney Institute, to TCU Place March 20, 2018 with their full day course:  Disney’s Approach To Leadership Excellence. You have the opportunity to learn from The Walt Disney Company’s 90 years of world-renowned tradition of excellence. Spend a day with Disney Institute. Learn from Disney Facilitators

10th Annual Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum

April 10, 2018 @ 8:00 am - April 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

                  Buy tickets and trade show booths HERE.   The 10th Annual Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum sponsorship package is available HERE   The 10th Annual Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum will be April 10 and 11, 2018 at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon, SK. This Forum provided information on

SIMSA 2018 AGM

May 16, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Save the date! May 16th 2018 in Saskatoon.

4th Annual Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Supply Chain Forum

October 4, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Save the date!


Recent News

08 Dec

SIMSA Statement on Alberta Plated Vehicles

December 8th, 2017 SIMSA Statement on Alberta Plated Vehicles Regarding the Government of Saskatchewan policy of “Alberta Plated Vehicles Won’t Be Allowed on Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure’s New Job Sites;“  The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association (SIMSA) makes the following statement, “We want a policy that is fair to Saskatchewan contractors.” – 30

03 Nov

SIMSA-Mosaic Roundtable – Record Participation by SIMSA Members and Mosaic Staff

November 2nd, 2017 Download this release HERE   Mosaic sent a record amount of staff to the SIMSA-Mosaic Roundtable Event, and SIMSA members intron attended in record amounts. The SIMSA Mosaic Roundtable Event saw a record 18 staff members attend from Mosaic – a record amount.  The attending most notably included Bruce Bodine, Senior Vice President

12 Oct

Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Supply Chain Forum – Phenomenal Networking Opportunities

October 5th, 2017 Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Supply Chain Forum – Phenomenal Networking Opportunities (PDF version HERE) A who’s who of Saskatchewan oil sector attended the 3rd Annual Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Supply Chain Forum.  The supply chain heard from and met-with the procurement staff of; Husky, TransCanada, Enbridge, Crescent Point, Torc, Teine, and Plains

15 Jun

SIMSA Members Meet Face-to-Face with Procurement Staff at GPS

June 14th, 2017 PDF version of this release HERE SIMSA Members Meet Face-to-Face with Procurement Staff at GPS Saskatchewan Industrial Suppliers Association (SIMSA) members, were able to meet face-to-face with the procurement staff of Crescent Point, Enbridge, and TransCanada during the SIMSA “speed networking event” at the Global Petroleum Show (GPS) in Calgary on June 14th,

23 May

SIMSA’s 2017 AGM Marks Transitions

May 23rd, 2017 SIMSA’s 2017 AGM Marks Transitions [PDF version of this item is HERE The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association (SIMSA) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today – it marked several transitions in their Board, Bylaws, and membership size.  The AGM also featured a presentation on transition in Saskatchewan’s potash sector, with a

23 May

SIMSA’s Membership Growing Rapidly In Number and Individual Size

May 23rd, 2017 DOWNLOAD PDF VERSION HERE SIMSA’s Membership Growing Rapidly In Number and Individual Size   The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association (SIMSA) is growing rapidly.  SIMSA’s membership has grown by 47% – from 74-members on November 1st 2016, to 109-members today.  And, the growth has not only been in the number of members,

10 May

SIMSA Notes Business Case for Unsuccessful Bid Practices

May 10th, 2017 SIMSA Notes Business Case for Unsuccessful Bid Practices The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association (SIMSA) noted several news items on May 8, 2017, in regards to the “practice that honorariums are paid to unsuccessful bidders.” These articles often refer to, “In 2015-16, Saskatchewan paid private companies $5.6 million for unsuccessful bids

27 Apr

The SIMSA BHP Billiton Hatch/Bantrel Event – a networking bonanza

The SIMSA BHP Billiton Hatch/Bantrel Event – a networking bonanza [Download release as PDF HERE] April 27, 0217 Once again, the room was filled for the Saskatchewan Industrial Suppliers Association (SIMSA) members-only event with BHP Billiton and Hatch/Bantrel on Wednesday, April 26th in Saskatoon. Representatives from the three companies presented an update on the Jansen potash