Points Athabasca Contracting

November 23, 2011 15:02 ET

Points Athabasca Receives ABEX Award

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2011) - At the 2011 Chamber of Commerce ABEX Awards Gala, held this past weekend at TCU Place in Saskatoon, Points Athabasca Contracting LP was awarded the ABEX Aboriginal Business Partnership Award. This award is presented to a business (or individual) that has demonstrated leadership and commitment to the growth of Aboriginal business in Saskatchewan.

"We are very pleased to be part of an exciting economy and province," states Brad Darbyshire, Manager of Points Athabasca. "Saskatchewan is a national powerhouse with a growing and vibrant business community that fully understands the importance of engaging its Aboriginal community. It is great to see such positive progress and we are looking forward to continued success in our business and the provincial growth. Saskatchewan is truly a great place to be!"

Points Athabasca expresses thanks to:

  1. Clients - Cameco, Crown Corporations, Areva, Golden Band Resources
  2. Shareholders - Graham Group Ltd. and Athabasca Basin Development Limited Partnership
  3. Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce for putting on the ABEX awards
  4. The communities we work for and the members of those communities.

Points Athabasca Contracting LP is proudly Aboriginal owned and operated. They provide general contracting in the areas of industrial, commercial, skilled workforce supply, concrete products and sales, and road building and maintenance. The company is a partnership, with 75% ownership belonging to Athabasca Basin Development Limited Partnership (ABDLP) and 25% ownership belonging to Graham Group Ltd.

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