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Fort McKay, Alberta • June 13, 2024

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Birch Mountain Enterprises LP Announces Andy Carter as New Executive Director of Operations

Birch Mountain Enterprises LP, a proud member of the Fort McKay Group of Companies, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Andy Carter as the new Executive Director of Operations. With his impressive background and industry expertise, Andy will play a pivotal role in driving operational excellence and strategic growth for the company.

“I am honoured and excited to join the exceptional team at Birch Mountain Enterprises,” said Andy Carter. “This company’s commitment to operational excellence, community development, and sustainable practices aligns perfectly with my values and vision. I look forward to contributing my experience to further strengthen the company’s operations and strategic initiatives.”

“We are delighted to welcome Andy Carter to our team,” said Chris Wilson, CEO and Managing Partner of Birch Mountain Enterprises LP. “Andy’s extensive experience in business development, operations management, and his deep understanding of the mining industry make him an invaluable addition to our organization.”

Commenting further, Chris Wilson added, “Andy’s leadership, strategic vision, and commitment to community development align perfectly with our values at Birch Mountain Enterprises. We are confident that his contributions will strengthen our operational capabilities and position us for continued success.”

Andy brings over two decades of related industry experience to his new role. Coupled with a Bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering from Queen’s University, Andy possesses a solid technical foundation and a comprehensive understanding of the industry.

In addition to his professional accomplishments, Andy is actively involved in the local community, serving as a Director on the Fort McMurray Heritage Society Board and as the Chair of the Wood Buffalo Housing Board of Directors. His dedication to fostering local growth and preserving cultural heritage exemplifies his commitment to the region.

Birch Mountain Enterprises LP looks forward to Andy’s leadership and the positive impact he will have on the company’s operations and continued success.

For more information, please contact:

Paul Jen
Marketing and Communications
Birch Mountain Enterprises LP
780-742-5733
Paul.Jen@bmel.ca

Fort McKay, Alberta • May 16, 2024

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Birch Mountain Enterprises LP Honoured as One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

We are thrilled to announce that Birch Mountain Enterprises LP, a proud member of the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP, has been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the second year in a row. This award highlights our commitment to excellence and delivering exceptional customer service. We thank our entire team whose hard work and dedication have made this possible. We remain committed to serving our customers, partners and communities with the highest standards of excellence, professionalism and integrity.

About Birch Mountain Enterprises LP:
Birch Mountain Enterprises LP is a leading provider of industrial pressure and vac services, focusing on fluid hauling and waste management. Prioritizing safety, environmental responsibility, and community investment, Birch Mountain Enterprises LP has established itself as a reliable partner for businesses and organizations in western Canada.

For more information, please contact:

Paul Jen
Marketing and Communications
Birch Mountain Enterprises LP
780-742-5733
Paul.Jen@bmel.ca

Fort McKay, Alberta • May 11, 2023

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Birch Mountain Enterprises LP Honoured as One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

Birch Mountain Enterprises LP, a premier provider of industrial services, fluid hauling and waste management, is thrilled to announce its recognition as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2023. This prestigious award, presented by Deloitte, celebrates outstanding achievements in Canadian privately-owned companies, emphasizing strategy, capability, commitment, and financial performance.

Chris Wilson, CEO and Managing Partner of Birch Mountain Enterprises LP, expressed his appreciation for the award and acknowledged the dedication of the entire team: “Being recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies is a tremendous honour. I am deeply grateful for the unwavering support of our partners and the diligence of our exceptional team. Their collective pursuit of excellence has made this prestigious accolade possible.”

As a leader in the provision of industrial and environmental services, Birch Mountain Enterprises LP has consistently demonstrated its commitment to delivering exceptional service and innovative solutions to clients. The company’s strong focus on safety, environmental stewardship, and community engagement has distinguished it within the industry.

Sami Saad, CEO of Fort McKay Group of Companies, (majority shareholder of BME) also shared his thoughts on the achievement: “Chris and the Birch Mountain team have consistently exhibited outstanding leadership and dedication to the highest standards of service. We are proud to be their partner and congratulate them on this well-earned recognition.”

Deanna Beeler, CFO of Birch Mountain Enterprises LP, added, “This recognition is a testament to our team’s dedication to financial stability and sustainable growth. I am privileged to work alongside such a talented group of individuals who consistently strive for excellence and innovation in all aspects of our business.”

The Best Managed Companies program has recognized Canadian business excellence for 30 years. The award attests to Birch Mountain Enterprises LP’s unwavering commitment to excellence across all operations, from management to customer service.

About Birch Mountain Enterprises LP:
Birch Mountain Enterprises LP is a leading provider of industrial pressure and vac services, focusing on fluid hauling and waste management. Prioritizing safety, environmental responsibility, and community investment, Birch Mountain Enterprises LP has established itself as a reliable partner for businesses and organizations in western Canada.

For more information, please contact:

Paul Jen
Marketing and Communications
Birch Mountain Enterprises LP
780-742-5733
Paul.Jen@bmel.ca

Fort McKay, Alberta • August 18 2021

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Birch Mountain Enterprises LP provides long-term support to Local HERO Foundation

Birch Mountain Enterprises (BME) and Fort McKay Group of Companies are pleased to announce that they have made a commitment to donate $150,000 in support of the Local HERO Foundation.

“Local HERO Foundation is a remarkable initiative that saves lives and brings both quality, and equality of health care to the most remote corners of this region,” says Chris Wilson, President of BME. “It is a crucial service that deserves all the support we can give.”

Local HERO is the Helicopter Emergency Response Organization, providing dedicated medical evacuation services, 24 hours a day, every day, all across Northeastern Alberta. So far, Local HERO has carried out more than 500 emergency medevac flights.

“At Fort McKay Group of Companies, our mission is to provide diverse services to those who live in our Traditional Territory and to help improve our community,” says CEO Sami Saad. “We can think of no better way to support the health and wellbeing of the residents than by providing Local HERO with ongoing meaningful support.”

By providing reliable emergency health care services by helicopter, Local HERO enables community members to live in traditional ways and in places unreachable by road. BME and Fort McKay Group of Companies are two of Northern Alberta’s most prominent Indigenous-owned businesses and both have made longstanding commitments to the improvement of the region.

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For more information, please contact:
Paul Jen
Marketing and Communications
Paul.Jen@bmel.ca
780-742-5733

Local HERO is the Helicopter Emergency Response Organization, providing dedicated medical evacuation services, 24 hours a day, every day, all across Northeastern Alberta. So far, Local HERO has carried out more than 500 emergency medevac flights.

“At Fort McKay Group of Companies, our mission is to provide diverse services to those who live in our Traditional Territory and to help improve our community,” says CEO Sami Saad. “We can think of no better way to support the health and wellbeing of the residents than by providing Local HERO with ongoing meaningful support.”

By providing reliable emergency health care services by helicopter, Local HERO enables community members to live in traditional ways and in places unreachable by road. BME and Fort McKay Group of Companies are two of Northern Alberta’s most prominent Indigenous-owned businesses and both have made longstanding commitments to the improvement of the region.

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For more information, please contact:
Paul Jen
Marketing and Communications
Paul.Jen@bmel.ca
780-742-5733