Tribal North Energy Services is a First Nation Company, specializing in water management, providing the highest standard of services and equipment to the oil and gas industry in the Traditional Territories of northern Alberta. Tribal North proudly and consistently demonstrates its operational expertise and execution in the water management sector and works extensively in the Kakwa and Kaybob/Fox Creek areas for a number of significant industry clients.
Tribal North has offered a unique way to commercially align the interests of First Nations with industry resulting in active economic participation, and employment/job training opportunities to build both Nation and member capacity.
Tribal North encourages and promotes industry operators to utilize the Company’s services and equipment in the First Nations Traditional Territories of northern Alberta. The Company’s services and equipment are of exceptional quality and are cost competitive. Tribal North is committed to uncompromised safety, reliability and exceptional customer service and has a track record of proven performance and providing innovative solutions resulting in operational efficiencies for its customers. By forging a commercial relationship with Tribal North, industry operators are able to cost effectively align with First Nations, allowing both the First Nations and industry to share in the benefits derived from the emerging natural resource development projects occurring in Traditional Territories.
The Company has been provided capital through a private equity arrangement with Native American Resource Partners (NARP), a development firm exclusively dedicated to structuring, financing and implementing energy sector projects in partnership with Aboriginal communities. NARP’s arrangement with the Company includes a long term commitment to provide capital for expansion and growth, and the expertise to incubate the Company’s success and build First Nation capacity. In order to further align the interests of stakeholders within Traditional Territories, Tribal North has been designed to incorporate participation by a number of Alberta First Nations into its ownership structure.
Tribal North is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta with a 9 acre Equipment Facility located in High Prairie, in northern Alberta, that includes a 23,000 square foot commercial shop and office facility. The Facility contains 6 truck bays, ample parking and meeting/training rooms. All equipment currently provided to industry is new and state of the art, including: frac water super heaters, frac tanks, transfer pumps, manifolds and hoses, winch trucks, Texas bed trucks, straight trucks and scissor neck 40 ton trailers. While the Company’s initial services are focused on fluids management, including overland transfer and water heating for completion operations, Tribal North is currently evaluating capital investments to further enhance our capabilities and efficiencies, including expansion into water sourcing and disposal/recycling facilities. In addition, the product lines offered by Tribal North will continue to expand in response to market demand and advances in technology. Additional equipment yards will be located throughout northern Alberta as the Company grows.