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E M I WA BAS H M FG . I N C . CAN ADA SUMMER 2012 The Standard Wabash Mfg. Inc. has gained a unique advantage from working in Alberta, and this knowledge benefits all of its customers. • Westlock, Alberta “Our customers are coming here and asking us to design a product that will work in their specific application, and that is our goal.” // BLAINE HARDER, marketing and sales manager Wabash says its strength is in understanding clients’ needs while ensuring quality and compliance.. [ BY JAMIE MORGAN ] Most businesses wouldn’t think of locating in an area where roads are scarce, but in the mining and oil industries a lack of infrastructure is the norm and rough terrain is expected. Perhaps the merciless paths wouldn’t be an issue if the work were contained onsite, but with materials constantly moving in and out, the means PROFILE Wabash Mfg. Inc.. Headquarters: Westlock, Alberta | Employees: 125 Specialty: Dangerous goods tanks and mining support equipment of transportation has to be reliable to the point of over-compensation. Since 1981, Wabash Mfg. Inc., the result of a merger between Ron Riopel Welding and Westlock Machine Shop, has been doing just that by building trucks and tanks that can handle rough, remote roads. The founders, Ron Riopel and Ernie Hunt, who own Wabash, strategized that by combining forces they could manufacture and repair oilfield equipment in the Westlock, Alberta, facility while the Rainbow Lake, Alberta, facility focused on installation and servicing at the highly active Rainbow Lake oilfields of Northern Alberta. Eventually, the company pulled back from its direct oilfield services and established plant fabrication of customdesigned, oilfield-oriented truckmounted tanks and related equipment as + T&E PUMPS LTD. Co-Branding with Wabash has allowed T&E Pumps to prove it’s one of the World leaders in positive displacement fluid pumps. Being a leader in leak prevention, rebuild-ability, pump longevity and customer service is what makes T&E Pumps an ideal fit for Wabash’s growing and knowledgeable clientele. For information visit + KRISTIAN ELECTRIC appreciates the long term customer and supplier Relationship expanding over 15 years with Wabash Mfg.Inc. Kristian Electric is Alberta’s leading supplier of service and parts for all major brands of welding equipment and material handling equipment,overheadcranes,jibs etc .For more information About Kristian Electric go to 22

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Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012
Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
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Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012