About Us

We are a civil, earthworks and industrial contracting company, and since 1999, we have built an impressive portfolio of high quality projects for satisfied clients. Our talented team of people and company depth provide successful delivery of services in the complex construction market. Points Athabasca is committed to working in partnership with our clients to design, build, operate, and maintain projects across Western Canada.

But at our core, we are about people. We believe in building beyond the project, and our slogan “Building Capacity” speaks to our high level of commitment to engaging people in the local communities. Our track record of success in partnering with local communities through support of local businesses, and training, mentoring, and employing local people, has made a lasting impact on the communities in which we work.

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    Vision, Mission & Values

    Our Vision

    Building capacity through project excellence.

    Our Mission

    To provide excellent civil, industrial and mining construction and maintenance services with a commitment to building capacity in local and impacted areas.

    Our Values

    1. At our core, we are about people. We strive to eliminate incidents and injuries in all our sites. We see safety as a continual drive for achievement and improvement because safety benefits everyone.
    2. We take pride in our product. We earn respect in our industry through consistent, efficient, and quality work.
    3. We are passionate about building capacity in aboriginal and local communities by providing opportunities for skill development and personal and professional growth in local projects.
    4. We are honest and trustworthy. We conduct all operations with integrity and take responsibility for our actions.
    5. We are not afraid of difficult or challenging projects. We embrace challenges with an open mind and a positive attitude.
    6. People are proud to work on our projects because of these values that we live and work by.
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    Ownership

    Points Athabasca is an industry-leading contracting firm that produces quality and safe work while delivering an Aboriginal workforce. The innovative framework of Points Athabasca is unparalleled in the industry. Operating throughout Saskatchewan with targeted expansion planned for Western Canada, Points Athabasca is supported not only by its skilled workforce and management team, but also by the strength of its owners.

    75 percent of Points Athabasca is owned by Athabasca Basin Development, an investment company committed to building and investing in successful businesses. Athabasca Basin Development is owned by the seven communities in Northern Saskatchewan’s Athabasca area. These communities are largely Dene First Nations communities and include Fond du Lac, Stony Rapids, Black Lake, Hatchet Lake, Wollaston Lake, Camsell Portage and Uranium City. Since being established in 2002, Athabasca Basin Development has grown to include complete or partial ownership in numerous companies providing a wide range of services. With a strong focus on wealth creation and reinvestment, an experienced management team, and a strong balance sheet, the company is well positioned to continue to acquire, build and grow successful businesses.