McMurray Métis’ NorCan Infinity and Syncrude Canada Sign Services Contract

McMurray Métis’ NorCan Infinity and Syncrude Canada Sign Services Contract

The McMurray Métis will hold its 10th annual Métis Festival on Friday June 21, the summer solstice, coinciding with National Indigenous Peoples Day.

Mar 7, 2019 7:30 PM

A 5-year contract was signed between NorCan Infinity to provide electrical and instrumentation services at Syncrude Canada.

The contract delivers professional services at Syncrude’s sites and will also create jobs, apprenticeship opportunities, and increase revenue for our Métis community.

NorCan Infinity is a joint venture between the business corporation of the McMurray Metis, Infinity Metis Corp and NorCan Electric, one of the largest electrical and instrumentation provider in Northeastern Alberta.

Quotes:

“Syncrude is a recognized leader in Indigenous relations, with over $3 billion spent in conjunction with Indigenous companies and is also one of the country’s largest employers of Indigenous people. We commend Syncrude’s leadership for making such a strong commitment to the local Indigenous communities.”

GailGallupe, President, McMurray Métis

“We’re very confident this partnership will bring employment and apprenticeship training opportunities to your community, in addition to the dollars generated by the profitable operation of the business. This partnership will also benefit Syncrude through the strong services that will be provided to our organization.”

Doreen Cole, Managing Director, Syncrude Canada

For Further information:

Corey Hobbs

Communications Manager

Corey.hobbs@mcmurraymetis.org

780-742-1817

Leithan Slade

Media Relations

Syncrude Canada Ltd.
slade.leithan@syncrude.com

1-780-742-5147