SIMSA Host SaskEnergy Skids-Procurement Event
September 19, 2019
Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association’s (SIMSA) hosted a SaskEnergy procurement event for SIMSA’s members and others. The event focused on SaskEnergy’s upcoming RFP for skids.
Local spending nearly quadruples impact on SK economy: PwC Study
September 12, 2019
A new study reveals that in-province procurement purchases by Saskatchewan resource companies would deliver nearly four times more economic benefit to the province than purchases made from non-Saskatchewan suppliers. According to the study, each dollar spent exclusively with local suppliers would generate $1.51 in total economic output for the province, compared to the $0.39 that would be generated by purchases from out of province suppliers.
SIMSA Submits "Gold Standard Debriefing Guidelines" to SaskPower
August 27, 2019
The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association (SIMSA) has prepared this set of “Gold Standard Debriefing Guidelines” for SaskPower, outlining ways the corporation could better meet the needs of SIMSA members as well as all other suppliers, in the area of Supplier Development. Specifically, a debriefing is an opportunity for non-selected suppliers to learn what they have done well and what they can do better.
SIMSA’s 2019 GPS Events Provide the Best Procurement and Government Access
June 14, 2019
SIMSA brought its members face-to-face with industry-leading procurement and Government persons – including Premier Scott Moe - during two events at the Global Petroleum Show (GPS) in Calgary, June 12th, 2019.
SIMSA’s AGM Features Major Updates
May 23, 2019
The Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association’s (SIMSA) held its AGM on May 23rd in Saskatoon. The event featured the election of 5 new Board members, a major update on SIMSA initiatives, and a keynote presentation by Lawrence Berthelet, VP Capital and Engineering, for the Mosaic Potash Business Unit. And to add even further value to the event, Crystal Steciuk - Director of Strategic Procurement – also attended from Mosaic.
SIMSA is hiring a Director of Business Development
April 1, 2019
SIMSA is now recruiting for a Director of Business Development. The Director of Business Development will work to expand SIMSA’s efforts to date, by marketing our Saskatchewan Supplier Database to national and international; mining, energy, and engineering companies. In short, the person will be focused on selling SIMSA member abilities – specifically for out of … Continued
SIMSA Nutrien and EPCM Roundtable Event – a whole new level!
March 19, 2019
Download a PDF of the below release HERE Nutrien’s presentation is HERE Hatch’s presentation is HERE Wood’s presentation is HERE WorleyParsons’ presentation is HERE March 19th, 2019 Over 160 Saskatchewan Industrial and Mining Suppliers Association’s (SIMSA) members heard from and networked with over 40-Nutrien procurement and executive persons, plus 14 EPCM persons from Hatch, Stantec, Wood, and WorleyParsons – … Continued
Half of the world's food supply is due to fertilizer
March 15, 2019