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Energy Services

Inuvialuit Development Corporation (IDC) is a 100 per cent Inuvialuit-owned for profit holding company, with a wealth of experience growing leader businesses in the energy services industry.

IDC has cultivated a diversified, growth-oriented portfolio as the business arm of the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC).



Akita Equtak is a 50/50 equity based joint venture partnership between Akita Drilling Ltd. and Inuvialuit Development Corporation providing premium Arctic contract drilling services and crews. Akita Equtak has been in operation since 1983 and has drilled for every operator in the Mackenzie Delta since 2000, providing drilling equipment of a variety of sizes and capacities and even labour crews for offshore drilling projects. Akita Equtak has also operated in Alaska, British Columbia, Alberta and Colorado.

Akita Equtak's vision is commitment from all to achieve operational excellence, HSE perfection, sustainable opportunity and financial success.

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Arctic Oil and Gas Services Ltd is an Inuvialuit company providing catering support services to Oil, Gas and Mining Industries in the Mackenzie Delta and Beaufort Sea Regions. AOGS, one of the largest Aboriginal Employers in the Western Arctic, makes a concentrated effort to employ and train Inuvialuit beneficiaries and other northern residents. Currently 85% of AOGS employees are Inuvialuit beneficiaries. The majority of operational needs (food, equipment, warehouse space, etc.) are also obtained through local Inuvialuit listed businesses.

AOGS is committed to providing its clients with top quality personnel and services.

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IEG Consultants Ltd. is a joint venture between Inuvialuit Development Corporation and Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd. dedicated to the communities and people of northern Canada. IEG delivers quality environmental and engineering services to industry, government and aboriginal organizations.

The challenging working conditions of Northern Canada demand practical business solutions. IEG has a successful track record in the north with in-depth knowledge of logistics, quality control, training, safety and environmental responsibility. It works closely with industry, aboriginal partners, regulatory bodies and local stakeholders to deliver cost effective environmental and engineering services.

A team of scientists and engineers will work with clients to meet the technical, environmental and social challenges of projects, attain regulatory standards and interact with stakeholders in a mutually beneficial manner.

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Established in 2000, Inukshuk Geomatics Inc. is a majority-owned Inuvialuit organization offering geomatics services throughout the NWT, Nunavut and Yukon Territory. Inukshuk has extensive experience in the Arctic providing geomatics services to a broad spectrum of clients including oil and gas, mining, government and private business.

Inukshuk Geomatics Inc.'s depth of experience and commitment to northern businesses and communities defines Inukshuk as the geomatics company of choice north of 60.

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Inuvialuit Oilfield Services (IOFS), a joint venture between Schlumberger Canada Ltd and Inuvialuit Development Corporation (IDC), is the leading oilfield services company in the North. Building on Schlumberger's over 50 years of Arctic experience, IOFS offers services for the complete well lifecycle, ranging from seismic acquisition to well completions. IOFS' geographically focused team enables innovative, customized solutions during product and service delivery, while always maintaining the highest safety standards.

With dedicated personnel, IOFS brings leading edge technology and expertise to the Arctic oil and gas industry.

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