About Us

CRE takes pride in the services we provide and the economic sustainability that contributes to the growth of the Fort McMurray #468 First Nation. We are more than a company, we are a community. We work diligently to provide opportunities for our Members and are guided by Values of teamwork, integrity, and communication.


Working with CRE provides unparalleled experience. An integral service provider to the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo since 1987, we specialize in site, civil, and logistics services. We are a homegrown company, staffed by a community of experienced individuals who have a passion for what we do and offer a wide array of services.

Company Values


To work in unison with all departments of the organization from management to front line. Looking after one another from safety to pride, and holding each other accountable for all actions.


Keeping an integral workplace and environment helps in creating a place of trust, honesty, and pride.


A key element to performing quality work and making a clear path is the communication within the organization from management as well as peers. This also carries forth amongst employees and our community.

HSE Program

Upholding the highest standards in environment, safety, and the well-being of all stakeholders, we are COR certified, compliant with industry prequalifications, and have an outstanding team of safety professionals who strive to maintain our ZERO incident goal.

Our safety program is represented with:

  • Accredited safety advisors: National Construction Safety Officers (NCSOs) and Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (CRSP)
  • Certificate of Recognition (COR)
  • Development of safe operating procedures and health and safety manuals
  • Safety training


Samantha Whalen

Interim Chief Executive Officer

Greg MacAulay

Financial Controller

Dan Gignac

General Manager