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FA L L / W I N T E R 2 0 1 2 A D VA N C E D E N G I N E E R I N G A N D E N V I R O N M E N TA L S E R V I C E S I N C . THE WILLISTON BASIN/BAKKEN SHALE E M I AE2S specializes in civil engineering services for municipalities.. • Grand Forks, N.D. “The exponential growth effect we've encountered here will continue to be around for a while.” // RUSS SORENSON, regional manager Rising to the Challenge AE2S helps municipalities near the Bakken Shale meet the water-related needs of residents as well as the oil and gas industry. [ BY JIM HARRIS ] Great opportunities can often bring great challenges. For many of the communities surrounding the Bakken Shale, the growth of the local oil and gas exploration industry presents many economic PROFILE advantages as well as strains on local infrastructure and resources. One result of the population growth in the region is an increase in new housing, needed for the many oil and gas personnel working the shale. With these new Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services Inc.. Headquarters: Grand Forks, N.D. | Employees: 187 | Specialty: Civil engineering homes comes a need for basic utilities and services, not the least of which is a clean and reliable water supply. Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services Inc. (AE2S) specializes in meeting the challenge of helping municipalities provide potable water, wastewater and stormwater management for its residents and businesses. Water consulting makes up the vast majority of revenues for the civil and environmental engineering company, which has headquarters in Grand Forks, N.D., and offices in Williston, Bismarck, Dickinson, Fargo, Minot and Watford City, N.D. “Most of our clients are municipalities that are being directly impacted by the influx of people brought here by the Bakken play,” says Russ Sorenson, the company's regional manager for western North Dakota. “Water is a very big issue for them.” AE2S's main services include master planning, capital improvement planning, designing, bidding and construction administration. The company also provides support services including surveying, mapping, geographic information systems, general civil engineering, information technology and financial consulting. “We encompass a lot of 51

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Energy & Mining International - Fall/Winter 2012
Guiding Voice
Worldwide Presence
Digging South of the Border
Honoring the Best
The Williston Basin
Whiting Petroleum Corp.
Breitling Oil and Gas
HDC Development Cos.
Aspen Air U.S. Corp.
Synergy Resources Corp.
Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services Inc.
Enviro Shield Products Inc.
Savage Services
T&R Transport
Boyd and Sons Construction
Roers Construction Inc. – Roers West LLC
J. Koski Co.
Pat’s Offroad Inc.
Tollberg Homes
Wildcat Minerals
Environmental Materials Inc. and Warren Transport Inc.
Borsheim Crane Service Inc.
Central Machining and Pump Repair
Hive Built Homes – Hive Modular
Jericho Services
Kuntz Builders Inc.
MT Rigmat LLC
Steffes Corporation
Wells Concrete
Annabelle Homes - Bakken Shale
Oil Pipeline Blues
Canada Focus
Orbite Aluminae Inc.
New Millennium Corp.
Dynacorp Fabricators Inc.
PCL Contractors
Colter Energy Services Inc.
Zargon Oil and Gas Ltd.
Prodigy Gold Inc.
Rambler Metals and Mining PLC
Innovator Industrial Services
TWD Technologies
Veresen Inc.
Columbus Castings
Comstock Mining Inc.
MS Energy Services
White Star Pump Co.
Golden Queen Mining Co. Ltd.
Pershing Gold
Summit Casing Equipment
Black Hawk Energy Services
Timberline Drilling Inc.
Butch’s Rat Hole and Anchor Service Inc.
Calfrac Well Services
Geoprobe Systems®
Pacific Energy Development
Crocodile Gold Corp.
Gold Standard Ventures Corp.
GreenHunter Water LLC
Preferred Sands
Romarco Minerals Inc.
The Final Shot

Energy & Mining International - Fall/Winter 2012