J.E. (Jay) Abbey

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As published in ALS News upon receiving his commission in 1995

Jay Abbey was born in Ottawa, Ontario in 1956. He graduated from Merival High School in 1974 and went on to receive a Survey Technologist Diploma from Algonquin College.

Articles were served under Lloyd A. Cridland, ALS from 1990 to 1995. The topic of the technical report submitted as part of the qualifying examination was "The Survey of A Gas Gathering System in Northern Alberta." Commission as an Alberta Land Surveyor was received on September 22, 1995.

Jay has been involved in oilfield surveys since 1977 through employment with Midwest Surveys Inc. and Cridland & Associates Ltd.

Personal activities include flag football, camping, sailing, travelling, and gardening.