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Working in the Canadian oil sands: 6 figures in 6 months!
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RE: Working in the Canadian oil sands: 6 figures in 6 months!
(11-12-2013 10:39 PM)donnie514 Wrote:  Finally made the move and now I'm here in Calgary getting my safety tickets this week then going to drive up and hit all the spots and cities that were mentioned on this thread.

Note to anyone driving. I drove from Montreal to Calgary in just over 50 hours. I'm glad I took the forums advice and brought my car but I will never drive that distance again in that little time.. More than once I almost went off road because of nodding off. Sask. and Manitoba are a super easy drive but Driving through Ontario when I was near Thunderbay was a nightmare at night. Next time I take the American route.

Let me know if anyone wants to share living arrangements I also have a second guy who will also be down.

I don't think I'll ever drive across Canada, I just drove 12 hours from south east Saskatchewan to Edmonton yesterday and I was beat, I couldn't imagine driving for four or five days straight.

Good luck in Cowtown man you picked the nicest city in Alberta to live in, I hope you find work quickly and to the rest of you RVF guys in Hellberta, have fun freezing your asses off this winter, I'm flying to south America on Thursday, suckers! Banana

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11-13-2013 12:26 AM
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Risks, opportunities, import/export - OSL - 03-16-2013, 06:58 AM
RE: Working in the Canadian oil sands: 6 figures in 6 months! - scotian - 11-13-2013 12:26 AM