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Last Updated: 2014-11-07

Nuna Logistics Limited

Company information

Legal Name:   Nuna Logistics Limited
Operating Name:   Nuna Logistics Limited
Mailing Address
9839 31 Ave NW
T6N 1C5
Location Address
9839 31 Ave NW
T6N 1C5
Telephone: (780) 434-9114
Toll Free Phone: 1-877-499-9114
Fax: (780) 434-7758
Website URL: 

Contact information

Mervyn Hempenstall
  Title:   Chief Executive Officer
  Telephone:   (604) 682-4667
  Fax:   (604) 682-4473
Courtland Smith, P.Eng.
  Title:   Vice President
  Area of Responsibility:   Management Executive
  Telephone:   (604) 682-4667
  Fax:   (604) 682-4473
Pamela Alloway
  Title:   Chief Financial Officer
  Area of Responsibility:   Finance/Accounting
  Telephone:   (780) 434-9114
  Fax:   (780) 434-7758
Miles Safranovich, P.Eng.
  Title:   Chief Operating Officer
  Area of Responsibility:   Management Executive
  Telephone:   (780) 434-9114
  Fax:   (780) 434-7758
Len McHale
  Title:   General Manager
  Area of Responsibility:   Management Executive
  Telephone:   (780) 434-9114
  Fax:   (780) 434-7758
Fenna Poelzer
  Title:   Manager
  Area of Responsibility:   Customer Service
  Telephone:   (780) 408-5346
  Fax:   (780) 434-7758


Company description

Nuna offers construction, earthworks & mine site development, contract mining, remote infrastructure planning, exploration support, ice road construction and operation, ice runway construction, dikes and dam construction, mine care & maintenance, mine reclamation, site services, crushing, contract heavy equipment simulator & on-site training to Canada's mining industry. Nuna has a multi-million dollar heavy equipment base.

Nuna was formed in 1993 and is a Federal registered company with offices in Vancouver, BC; Edmonton, AB; Yellowknife, NT; Rankin Inlet, NU; Prince Albert, SK; and Thunder Bay, ON. The ownership of the company consists of Nunasi Corporation 25.5%, Kitikmeot Corporation 25.5%, and the Nuna Management Group 49%. The company is 51% Inuit owned and qualifies as a “northern company” under the Inuit Impact and Benefits Agreements.

In 2010, Nuna expanded their business to include the sale of emerging products that not only support the mining and construction market but have potential for success in the broader marketplace. Nuna Innovations Inc. introduces new product lines: Concrete Canvas Cloth & Shelters; Industrial Lighting; Truck & Rail Car Release Agent; and Industrial Portable Flooring Systems.  
Country of Ownership: Canada  
Year Established: 1993
Exporting: No  
Primary Industry (NAICS): 238910 - Site Preparation Contractors
Alternate Industries (NAICS): 213119 - Other Support Activities for Mining
237310 - Highway, Street and Bridge Construction
237990 - Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
238990 - All Other Specialty Trade Contractors
562910 - Remediation Services
611510 - Technical and Trade Schools
Primary Business Activity: Services  
Aboriginal Firm: Registered Aboriginal Business under the Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business (PSAB)


Product / Service / Licensing

Service Name: Construction, Earthworks, Contract Mining, Site Development, Large Diameter Drilling, Heavy Equipment Simulator Training
Nuna offers construction, earthworks, open pit mining, large diameter drilling, dike and dam construction, winter/ice road construction, all-weather road and runway construction, site services, heavy equipment simulator training, services to Canada's mining industry.

Service Name: Concrete Canvas, Industrial Lighting, Truck & Rail Car Release Agent, Industrial Portable Flooring


Sector information

Key / Major clients:

Nuna has been involved with the majority of the resource companies operating in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, and have expanded their operations into Saskatchewan and Ontario.

Client List
Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited
Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation
BHP Billiton Diamonds Inc.
Cameco Corporation
Canada, Government of
Comaplex Minerals Corp
Committee Bay Resources Ltd.
ConocoPhillips Canada
Cumberland Resources Ltd.
De Beers Canada Inc.
Diavik Diamond Mines Inc. (Rio Tinto PLC)
Dominion Diamonds Corporation
Dowland Inc.
Dundee Precious Metals Inc.
Echo Bay Mines Ltd.
Husky Oil Operations Limited
IMG Golder Corporation
Imperial Oil Resources Ventures Limited
Kennecott Canada Inc.
Kinross Gold Corporation
Kit Resources Ltd.
Krech Ojard & Associates
Minerals and Metals Group
Miramar Mining Corporation
Newmont Mining Corporation
Nolinor Aviation
Northwest Territories, Government of
Ontario, Ministry of Transportation
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.
Phoscan Chemical Corp.
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp.
Saskatchewan Research Council
Shear Minerals Ltd.
Shore Gold Inc.
Starfield Resources Inc.
Tahera Diamond Corporation
Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road Joint Venture
TMAC Resources
WMC International
Wolfden Resources Inc.
Zinifex Limited

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Date Modified: 2015-05-24