Supplier partner profiles
Building the circular economy with qualified suppliers, together
Each Enerkem world-class waste-to-biofuels and chemicals facility stimulates the manufacturing sector with its modular and pre-fabricated manufacturing infrastructure.
Enerkem works with best of breed, result-driven suppliers who can develop innovative products, based on unconventional specifications, and maintain high quality standards as we build the circular economy together.
Today, Enerkem works with more than 300 suppliers and proudly maintains healthy business relationships.
Some of our Supplier Partners
L.A. Brayer Industries Ltd.
Structural Steel and Plate Fabrication Company
L.A. Brayer Industries Ltd. is a Canadian company that has been in the business for over 50 years. The company specializes in structural steel fabrication and erection as well as HVAC fabrication and installation.
Comments from Chase Anderson, Project Manager at L.A. Brayer Industries Ltd:
We worked on our first project with Enerkem in May 2016. We established strong communication channels and a good working relationship that allowed us to deliver what Enerkem wanted, on time and with the quality that would meet all their expectations, as we always strive to deliver the best product possible.
We were pleased to be involved with Enerkem by building modules for their Edmonton facility. We had a great collaboration with the entire Enerkem team, the project went well and we could deliver ahead of the schedule.
One of the reasons we enjoy working with Enerkem is their transparency. They are effective at communicating their requirements, and then give enough freedom to effectively produce our product expecting only a quality product at the end – which is what we deliver.
I can see Enerkem doing what they did in Edmonton across Canada. I know that keeping the manufacturing and fabrication in Canada is important for Enerkem, and that is clearly important for L.A. Brayer as well. By remaining on the leading edge of technology and standards, our team can deliver quality products while remaining competitive.
“We were pleased to be involved with Enerkem by building modules for the Edmonton facility. We had a great collaboration with the team” Chase Anderson, L.A. Brayer Industries Ltd.
Steel Fabrication Company
Garneau Manufacturing was established in 1979 as a small steel manufacturer supplying the Alberta oil and gas industry. In the 38 years since then, it has grown into a midsize supplier of industrial structural steel, fabricating and assembling up to 100 tons/week of high-quality steel for use in Oil and Gas, Forestry, and Petrochemical sectors.
Comments from Rob Garneau, General Manager at Garneau Manufacturing, and Sean Strang, Controller at Garneau Manufacturing:
It’s always great to be involved with new technologies, especially when this could be a potentially large fix to an environmental problem. We had the assets required to meet the expectations and needs of a client building an innovative technology like Enerkem.
We were involved with a lot of the design right off the beginning. While Enerkem completed the main structural design of the ethanol modules. We were able to provide valuable constructability inputs for Enerkem in order to optimize some connection elements for the fabrication of modules.
We have a pretty dynamic team, everybody contributes something complementary, which makes us pretty efficient. We always try to stay ahead of new technologies for complex structural steel and mechanical assemblies such as Enerkem’s modules.
“It’s always great to be involved with new technologies, especially when this could be a potentially large fix to an environmental problem.” Rob Garneau, Garneau Manufacturing