19 June 2013: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan - Continuing on a rapid pace of expansion in Western Canada to meet the needs of its oil and gas and mining customers, Aggreko, the global leader in temporary power generation, temperature control and oil-free compressed air solutions, has opened a service center in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The new facility maintains a full complement of Aggreko services, including a wide range of portable natural gas and diesel power generators, sales personnel, technical service and operational support.
“Aggreko is committed to getting closer to our valued customers in the oil and gas and mining industries to ensure we deliver a superior level of local service and support,” said Robert Harrison, Vice President, Area General Manager, Aggreko Canada. “We’re proud to provide our clients in Saskatoon with reliable temporary power solutions and meet their rising demand to get operations online sooner.”
Aggreko will supply the area with all the company’s major rental product lines, including:
- Power generators from 30 kW to 1,500 kW
- New natural gas generators, 65 kW and 1,300 kW
- Temperature-control equipment - chillers, cooling towers, air conditioners and electric heaters
- Oil-free air compressors, both diesel and electric
- Refinery-grade heat exchangers
- Winterized packaging options ensuring seamless operations of equipment in harsh weather conditions
The Saskatoon facility will also provide engineering support from Aggreko Process Services (APS): an experienced process engineering team that helps customers improve their processes and operations to enhance bottom-line performance and address environmental concerns. Unique to the rental industry, the APS team can design and install projects at extremely short notice. In addition, Aggreko will leverage remote monitoring technology to manage power supply sources and proactively identify and resolve operational issues.
The company is also committed to upholding the highest health, safety and environmental standards for employees and customers, having recently added to its certifications with ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certification in 2013 and the OHSAS 18001 Certification in 2012.