Medicine Hat, AB
Affectionately known as ‘The Hat,’ Medicine Hat is a thriving city of approximately 61,000 residents. Conveniently located in Southeastern Alberta, Medicine Hat is on the Trans Canada Highway about 300 km southeast of Calgary and 160 km north of the US border.
Residents, known as ‘Hatters,’ are proud of their city and revel in its small-town atmosphere, its sense of safety and security, the friendly people who live there and the conveniences that it offers. Residents enjoy more recreational facilities per capita than most other Canadian cities, including more than 92 km of hiking/biking trails, 250 hectares of parks, six first-class golf courses, three indoor and four outdoor pools some of which include waterslides, six indoor ice arenas, soccer fields, baseball diamonds, tennis courts, a skateboard park and a BMX track.
The city enjoys a semi-arid climate that is characterized by dry, hot summers and mild winters that are warmed by frequent Chinook winds.
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.