CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - April 16, 2014) -
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ATCO Structures & Logistics (ATCO) has been awarded a contract to provide facilities & operations maintenance services to five resource development sites in northern Alberta operated by a major Canadian exploration and production company. The two-year contract, which began in March 2014, was awarded after a competitive bid process.
ATCO will be responsible for the maintenance of the interior and exterior of buildings, facility systems such as HVAC, electrical and plumbing, as well as grounds keeping and signage maintenance. All the work will be managed through a computerized maintenance management system.
"We are very pleased to continue to provide our facilities and operations maintenance services in this growing region of Alberta," said George Lidgett, President, ATCO Structures & Logistics. "Whether these services are offered as part of our bundled solution or are stand alone, we are committed to the upkeep of our customers' facilities and to ensuring the safety of all site occupants and visitors."
ATCO will also collaborate with local Aboriginal communities for this project. The Chipewyan Prairie Dene-owned Northern Wolf Ltd. has been contracted to provide grounds maintenance services and certified trades contractors, which supports Aboriginal employment and local capacity building.
ATCO provides similar services to the Department of National Defence in eastern Canada and to the National Research Council. In Canada's High Arctic, ATCO maintains various assets in the community of Resolute Bay and at the Eureka research base in Nunavut. Through its joint-venture company, Nasittuq, ATCO provides site services to the Canadian Forces Station Alert, the most northerly inhabited settlement in the world.
ATCO Structures & Logistics offers modular buildings, site and camp services and industrial noise and emissions control solutions worldwide. With manufacturing facilities in North America and Australia, a global supply chain, and operations on five continents, the company has the expertise to rapidly deliver a turnkey solution anywhere it is needed. To learn more, visit www.atcosl.com.
ATCO Structures & Logistics is part of the ATCO Group of Companies. ATCO Group, with more than 9,800 employees and assets of approximately $16 billion, delivers service excellence and innovative business solutions worldwide with leading companies engaged in structures & logistics (manufacturing, logistics and noise abatement), utilities (pipelines, natural gas and electricity transmission and distribution), energy (power generation, natural gas gathering, processing, storage and liquids extraction) and technologies (business systems solutions). More information can be found on www.atco.com.
Northern Wolf Ltd. is an Aboriginally-owned company operating out of Chipewyan Prairie Dene First Nation. The company provides a wide range of contracting services to the oil and gas industry in Alberta. The company offers support with workforce housing camp operations and maintenance, plumbing, gas and pipe fitting, HVAC, insulators, carpentry, electrical, as well as snow removal and various general maintenance services.
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