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AABLE Directional Boring

AABLE was incorporated in 1999 – our roots began with the purchase of a skid steer and rubber tire backhoe. From there, we have grown to be a one-stop shop for all types of utility and pipeline work. We pride ourselves on our highly motivated and skilled staff, whose competency has given us the success we have achieved today.

Simple to Complex, Our Designs Offer Realistic Solutions

Whether helping a residential customer bore a new well on their property or working on large-scale oil and gas projects, you can trust that our design plans offer real solutions for your project.

Our team works hard to maintain an up-to-date understanding of the changes that take place in our industry. With the tools, knowledge, and experience that we possess here at AABLE Directional Boring, we can handle projects of all sizes on time and within discussed budget.

Our commercial capabilities include:

  • Road and highway boring;
  • Irrigation system drilling;
  • Parking lot boring;
  • Utility relocation drilling;
  • Oil and pipeline drilling;
  • Riverbed boring;
  • Conduit placement and fiber-optic installation;
  • Factory and industrial extension projects and repairs;
  • Hydrovac trucks for the safe excavation of underground utilities;
  • Concrete boring; and
  • Trenchless pipe installations.

Our residential capabilities include:

  • Irrigation system installation;
  • Understructure and foundation boring;
  • Private utility locating services;
  • Excavation services; and
  • Well drilling.

Traditional Values are Never Optional

The team here at AABLE believes the key to building a positive relationship with our customers begins with delivering traditional values – such as professional advice and friendly service.

Rest assured knowing that if you have any questions or concerns related to your project service needs, we won’t stop until we can provide you with the information you need.

Our company strives to build long-lasting and positive relationships with our customers. We feel this is one of the many keys that has allowed our business to grow and maintain itself as a leader of directional drilling services in Alberta.

Contact our team at AABLE Directional Boring today to schedule a consultation with our team, and we’ll provide a plan to help execute your project. Our staff will work closely with you from start to finish, ensuring that you get the results that you require.


Contact Information:

PO Box 14Site 15, R.R. 3Olds, ABT4H 1P4Telephone: 403-391-3227Toll-Free: 1-888-310-2253E-Mail:

Fast Forward Directional Drilling

Fast Forward Horizontal Directional Drilling is a complete HDD service provider throughout the Prairies and Western Canada.

We were founded in 2004 on two basic principles: hard work & the belief in providing exceptional service at a fair cost. Through stable growth, we have maintained this commitment to our clients and become a leader in the HDD industry.

We are constantly seeking out innovative and technologically advanced drilling methods in order to offer the best-suited options for each job.

Additionally, you can expect that our equipment will be new and well-maintained – guaranteeing that all of your projects are completed efficiently and on time.

Our knowledgeable workforce are an invaluable asset to our company and are one example of what sets us apart from the rest. Their experience and dedication is a fundamental part in providing the highest level of productivity for each project we undertake.


Contact Information:

64009 - Twp #713ACounty of Grande Prairie No.1, ABGrande Prairie, ABT8V 3A8Telephone: 780-830-5053Fax: 780-830-5054E-Mail:

McKay Métis Energy Services

McKay Metis Energy Services is a fully integrated energy services company providing leading infrastructure and access services to companies in upstream oil and gas, midstream, power, and alternative energy industries in the Fort McKay region.


We have the ability to manage small or single-service jobs as well as large and complex multi-discipline projects. We specialize in above and below ground pipelines, heavy civil earthworks, municipal infrastructure, driven and helical piles, and fabrication.


We are an industry leader in early-access solutions and have completed some of Western Canada’s largest early-access projects.

Our services include:

Civil Construction:

  • Civil Construction;
  • Piling;
  • Civil Reclamation;
  • Right of Way Management;
  • On-Site Treatment of Soils;
  • Well Lease Construction; and
  • Core Hole & Drilling Site Preparation.

Tree Clearing:

  • Mulching Low Impact Seismic (LIS) Lines for 2D & 3D Geophysical Surveys;
  • Saw (Hand) Cutting of Seismic Lines, Slashing & Cleanup;
  • Pipeline Right-of-Ways; and
  • Timber Salvage, Logging & Hauling.


Contact Information:

PO Box 5000Fort McMurray, ABT9H 3G4Telephone: 780-828-4116E-Mail:

SITE Energy Services

SITE provides fully integrated environmental, infrastructure, and access contracting services for energy and resource development companies. We strive to consistently deliver exceptional quality management and execution within every level of a project’s lifecycle.

We partner with clients to consistently provide best-in-class value by executing detailed project plans with exceptional quality management, budget integrity, and an unbeatable commitment to safety.

SITE is proud of the valuable relationships it has developed through its partnerships. We value our employees and their communities, and invest heavily in environmental protection and community development.


Contact Information:

170, 120 Pembina RdSherwood Park, ABT8H 0M2Telephone: 780-400-7483
1402, 500-4th Ave SWCalgary, ABT2P 2V6Telephone: 403-662-2030
PO Box 89Acadia Valley, ABT0J 0A0Toll-Free: 1-800-801-3740
PO Box 210Cold Lake, ABT9M 1P1Telephone: 780-639-4844
240 MacLennan CresFort McMurray, ABT9H 4G1Telephone: 780-743-1936
PO Box 126Grande Prairie, ABT8V 3A1Telephone: 780-518-2101

The Crossing Company

For over 20 years, The Crossing Company has provided advanced horizontal directional drilling (HDD) solutions to industrial, municipal construction, and utility clients across Western Canada and around the world. Our extensive fleet of heavy and light rigs allow us to take on projects of all size and scope – whether it involves a single rig or requires multiple units and crews to work simultaneously at multiple crossing points. The Crossing Company can provide a solution for installations ranging in diameter from 51 mm to 1,524 mm (2 in to 60 in) – ranging from 300 m up to 3,000 m (984 ft to 9,843 ft) in length.

Complex projects, extensive casing jobs, multiple crossings, intersects, and a safety culture that we live everyday are why people know The Crossing Company.

Solutions are what we deliver. Everyday more and everyday better.


Contact Information:

Grande Prairie Office13-713068 RR65Grande Prairie, ABT8W 5E7Telephone: 780-402-6530
Nisku Head Office1807-8th StreetNisku, ABT9E 7S8Telephone: 780-955-5051
Taber OfficePO Box 4675Taber, ABT1G 2E1Telephone: 403-223-1666

Van-Ross Contracting

Van-Ross Contracting is a well-established company that has been working in the Lac La Biche area for more than 25 years. We started out with just one rubber-tire backhoe and a Bobcat, and in the years since, have grown into a multipurpose company.

We’re a local family operation that, in recent years, has expanded to include a team of 4 employees (including one of our sons). We are a member of the Alberta Onsite Wastewater Management Association (AOWMA) and have recently become SECOR certified.

Our services include:

  • Hydrovac;
  • Water & Sewage Services;
  • Septic Tanks;
  • Directional Boring; and
  • Excavation.

At Van-Ross Contracting, we are known for our safety and excellence in workmanship, and our ability to get the job done right. To speak with our team about how we can help you, contact us today.

General Service Area: Lac La Biche


Contact Information:

106, 67048 Mission RdLac La Biche, ABT0A 2C0Telephone: 780-623-2378E-Mail:
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