CALGARY, March 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Thunderchild First Nation ("TCFN") is pleased to announce the launch of Thunderchild Energy Services Inc. ("TCES"), an Indigenous majority-owned energy services company based in Calgary, AB. TCES focuses on best-practises in the full life-cycle of environmental and engineering services, including asset retirement and remediation services, for the western Canadian energy sector.
The launch of Thunderchild Energy Services is underpinned with the acquisition of 70 percent of X-Terra Environmental Services Ltd. ("X-Terra"). The X-Terra acquisition provides TCES with the operating base to expand its business strategy in environmental assessment, permitting, regulatory compliance monitoring and remediation. X-Terra and its existing management team will continue to operate under the name X-Terra Environmental Services Ltd. X-Terra's history of exceptional client service and environmental services expertise is a welcome addition to Thunderchild Energy Services.
"Thunderchild Energy Services' merger with X-Terra Environmental Services underlines the commitment of our Chief and Council to partner with exemplary businesses that directly contribute to environmental monitoring and remediation, while also creating future career opportunities in the environmental and engineering sector for our Indigenous youth and peoples"
Thunderchild First Nation Chief James Snakeskin
Thunderchild Energy Services Inc.
Thunderchild Energy Services Inc., based in Calgary, AB. is a Thunderchild First Nation majority-owned energy services company.
We are focused on best-practises in the full life-cycle of environmental and engineering services for the western Canadian energy sector.
X-Terra Environmental Services Ltd. is a subsidiary of Indigenous-owned Thunderchild Energy Services Inc. With 20 years of execution excellence in environmental and engineering services, specializing in environmental assessment, permitting, regulatory compliance monitoring and remediation.
We are committed to providing innovative, reliable and cost-effective services to industry.
Serving the oil and gas, mining, utility and government sectors since 2000.
The Thunderchild First Nation, with a registered population of 2,942, is located within Treaty 6 Territory approximately 110 Km from the nearest urban centers of North Battleford and Lloydminster.
Thunder Development, owned by the Nation, operates multiple subsidiary businesses including Thunderchild Energy Services, Thunder Oil, Thunder Investments, Thunder Farms, Chief Gordon Thunderchild Commercial Centre and the Thunderchild -Westleaf 130,000 sq. ft. cannabis cultivation facility near Battleford, SK.