Trucking in a Canadian Oil Patch

Life as a trucker in Canada oil fields. Mike better known as Royalhighlander on Youtube has some videos that will show you the adventures and beauty of trucking in and around Alberta, Canada oil fields. Fasten your seat belt!

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Kevin - Oilfied Trucker/Landscaper from Alberta Canada 
Oilfield work does usually pay more than regular trucking jobs, but be prepared to be away for extended periods and be very bored when on location. …

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My job consists of hauling a tanker to a well location and pulling fluid (water or slop oil) and then driving to a battery (usually anywhere from 2-3 miles …

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