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In Remembrance – Fraser Paterson

On the passing of Fraser Paterson – a message from USP President, Mike Sullivan

It was with profound sadness that we learned of the untimely passing of Fraser Paterson, Senior Director of Health & Safety with Plains Midstream Canada, earlier this week. Fraser enjoyed a 30+ year career in the transmission pipeline industry beginning as a welder’s helper and later becoming a Land Agent with TC Energy. It was there that I met him over 20 years ago and enticed him to join my team at Alliance Pipeline. We worked hard and had a great time doing it but our paths would eventually take us in new directions...

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