Poplar Point Camp Services is a joint venture company that combines the strengths and local expertise of the Fort McKay First Nation, Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, and ESS Support Services. ESS and Poplar Point are the market leaders in providing remote camp services and related support assistance to clients in the Wood Buffalo Region.
POWERFULLY BUILT SOOGADIN (pronounced ‘Soo-gah-tin’) means “powerfully built” in Cree.
Formed by Fort McKay First Nation and Brock Canada, Soogadin leverages the expertise of two progressive businesses to bring leadership, operating efficiency, and a focus on community to the industry. Our joint venture is founded on a shared vision of value and innovation with a focus on providing the energy industry with powerful and progressive solutions.
Soogadin services green and brown-field capital projects, shutdown/turnaround work, and specialized long-term facility maintenance, offering its clients solutions that contribute to operational optimization, asset integrity, enhanced production, cost certainty and cost reduction, while increasing safety and minimizing environmental impact.
Soogadin will be the largest Aboriginal scaffolding, insulation, fireproofing and paint & blast provider in Canada. Every aspect of the business and its plans for sustainable growth will be Powerfully Built.
Fort McKay Industrial Park P.O. Box 5360 Fort McMurray, AB T9H 3G4
Rising Sun Services is an Aboriginal business which is majority-owned by the Fort McKay Group of Companies (FMGOC). The business partner and minority co-owner in this new company are Kaizen Automotive Group (partnered with local Summit GM) which is Alberta’s leading automotive group.
Rising Sun Services has the only GM Warranty approved automotive service center in Fort McKay. The strategic and convenient location of this service center allows industrial vehicles, mine sites and contractor trucks to get their vehicles serviced quickly, which translates to less downtime and a shorter commute for our clients.