Fort McMurray, AB
Located in northeastern Alberta near the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Fort McMurray is northern Alberta’s fastest growing region with a population of 61,370. The urban service area is known for its thriving oil sands, natural gas, and pipeline industries which are complemented by its forestry, retail and trades activities.
The Wood Buffalo region and Fort McMurray provide several public services including a local RCMP detachment, clinics and hospitals, libraries, parks, and public transit. A variety of public and separate schools, a francophone school and five post-secondary institutions are available. Fort McMurray also offers a variety of affordable accommodation from rental to home ownership.
Fort McMurray has a vibrant and busy culture with numerous activities offered year round. Take advantage of activities such as fishing, canoeing, camping and golfing during summer months. Enjoy the picturesque aurora borealis (northern lights), snowmobiling or ice fishing during winter months. Fort McMurray also has plenty of indoor entertainment options including movie theatres, restaurants, nightclubs, and pool halls. The urban service area caters to people of all ages and is provides the feel of a small town with the amenities of a big city.
Other Services We Offer
With a rich 36 year history, Focus provides an extensive range of services through our Geomatics, Facilities Engineering, Transportation, Pipelines and Land Development / Municipal divisions.
Geomatics delivers a full complement of advanced technical solutions, including land surveying, oil and gas surveying, construction surveying, global positioning technologies, geographic information systems, digital mapping and remote sensing, 3D laser scanning, 3D planning and pipeline construction & integrated surveys.
Facilities Engineering specializes in the following engineering disciplines: process, project, piping, civil, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, metering and automation, as well as Procurement, Construction Management, Gas Compression and Storage, Gas Processing and Treating, Pipelines, Power Generation, Oil Projects & SAGD Facilities; and Wellsites & Tie-ins.
Transportation concentrates on Construction Management, Planning, Structures, Engineering, Resource Roads and Owner’s Engineer services.
Pipeline & Integrity provides expertise and experience in all aspects of pipeline work including Pipeline Legal and Engineering Surveys, Pipeline Construction As-Built Surveys, Pipeline Integrity Surveys and Pipeline Data Management.
Lastly, our Land Development/ Municipal division specializes in Community Infrastructure, International Land Management, Land Development, Land Use Planning, Landscape Architecture, Water & Wastewater Treatment, and Water Resources Engineering.