Suppliers and providers that share our values

At Galore Creek, we select our suppliers and service providers with care, in a spirit of partnership, excellence and support for our local and regional communities. Here are some of the suppliers and providers who are working with us in the 2018 field season.

Tahltan Nation Development Corporation

Tahltan Nation Development Corporation (TDNC) is a heavy construction, road building & maintenance, earthworks and camp service contracting company serving the resource industries including exploration, mining, forestry, power, and civil/infrastructure projects, in Tahltan Territory. They also provide labour, logistics, and a broad range of related support services, including personnel shuttles, ground transportation and heavy equipment hauling. TNDC also maintains partnerships with other industry providers for camp services, catering & management, helicopter & fixed wing air services, road construction & maintenance, communications & IT management, drilling & blasting, environmental & engineering, heavy equipment operation, power line construction, tunneling, transportation & fuel.

Services provided

Environmental Consulting Services at the project site:

  • Heavy construction
  • Road building and maintenance
  • Earthworks
  • Camp services including food services, housekeeping, janitorial and facilities maintenance
  • Camp office and accommodation units


Peter Arendt,
P.Eng., CEO

P:  250 641 3006

A: IR #9, PO Box 250, Hwy 37, Dease Lake, British Columbia V0C 1L0

Canadian Helicopters Limited

The largest helicopter transportation services company operating in Canada, Canadian Helicopters has a network of 25 strategically located bases across Canada. In British Columbia, they have been providing safe and reliable helicopter services for the mining industry for over 65 years from our five locations in the province.

Services provided

  • Helicopter transportation at Galore Creek


Karen Armstrong,
Manager Sales and Community Relations

P: 780 975 4510

P: 780 429 6900

A: 4500, 1000 Airport Road, Edmonton International Airport, Edmonton, Alberta, T9E 0V3

Cleanslate Industries Ltd.

Cleanslate is a Tahltan-owned and operated company with two major divisions: Sal’s Ironworks Contracting and Northern Industrial Supplies (NIS). Cleanslate serves the exploration, mining, and forestry sectors, and the local community.

Services provided

Sal’s Ironworks Contracting:

  • Licensed heavy duty mechanics
  • Mechanics helpers
  • General labourers
  • Shuttles and expediting


  • Safety supplies
  • Janitorial supplies
  • Tools and welding consumables


Calvin & Kimberley Marion

P: 250 771 3033

P: 250 638 6915

A: P.O. Box 118, Dease Lake BC, V0C 1L0

Northern Labour Services Ltd.

Based in Moricetown, BC, Northern Labour Services provides general labour, light construction and other staffing needs for a number of mining and exploration companies.

Services provided

Labourers and other staff for:

  • Line cutting/falling
  • Grid layout
  • Road building and maintenance
  • Geotech services
  • Core cutting
  • Camp management


Marge Fraser,

P:  250 842 8720

A:  4 – 205 Beaver Road, Smithers, BC, V0J 2N0


RTEC is a joint venture between ERM Consultants Canada and the Tahltan Nation Development Corporation.

Services provided

Regulatory support and environmental field data collection in the areas of:

  • Archaeology
  • Meteorology
  • Fish habitat compensation


Greg Norton,

P:  604 689 9460

A: P.O. Box 276, #10 Commercial Drive, Dease Lake, BC, V0C 1L0

Rugged Edge Holdings

Smithers-based Rugged Edge delivers high quality services to remote work locations across the country, with a strong focus on safety, efficiency and sustainability.

Services provided

  • Custom timber-framed pad building
  • Camp construction and rentals
  • Expediting and logistics


Julien Remillard,

P:  250 877 7776

A: 3405 19th Avenue / PO Box 3621, Smithers BC, V0J 2N0

Sirius Wilderness Medicine

Sirius provides medical, workplace health and safety, and risk management services to clients with remote work sites that are beyond the reach of Emergency Medical Services.

Services provided

Medical and Health & Safety at the project site:

  • Complete medical support services
  • Remote medical tele-consultations
  • Occupational health and remote first aid training
  • Consulting services in remote site risk management and health and safety


Yannick Sisla,
Director of Projects

P: 514 509 2112 (ext 39)

P: 877 982 0066 (ext 39)

A: 2685, rue Rolland, suite 303, Sainte-Adèle, QC, J8B 1C9


SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company. Their Terrace BC office provides the project with a range of environmental services.

Services provided

Environmental Consulting Services at the project site:

  • Regulatory support for Environmental Permits
  • Development of sampling plans to assess quality of environmental media at the project site
  • Field visits to the project site for sample collection and collaborative work with Galore Creek staff and partners


Tyler Anderson,
Project Manager/Terrace Operations Manager

P: 250 635 2289

A: Suite 100 – 4548 Lakelse Avenue, Terrace, BC, V8G 1P8