Oil Sands

Oil Sands

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McElhanney Land Surveys Ltd. has surveyed in the Oil Sands since 1994 and helped set the standard for regulatory mapping processes. We strive to enhance our reputation in the industry by working closely with stakeholders, industry regulators, and clients. In 2009 we created a specific Oil Sands Branch catering to the truly unique demands in Northeastern Alberta. Our operations now include close to 100 professionals designated specifically to Oil Sands related surveying and mapping.

Featured Solutions

  • Site Selection

    Site Selection

    We specialize in: mine site disposition surveys, legal surveys, clearing limits, multi-well pads, geotechnical borehole site selection, muskeg probes, topographic surveys, profile crossings, facilities disposition surveys, and camp plant sites.

  • Regulatory/Permitting


    Surface material leases (SME, SMC SML), mine site disposition surveys, and legal surveys.

  • Quality Control

    Quality Control

    Facility permitting and data management, as built and layout underground utilities, and permanent concrete survey control markers.

Other Services Offered

Geotechnical Borehole Site Selection
Topographic Survey
Multi Well Pads
Substation Storage Yards

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McElhanney is well-known and respected throughout the industry for the integrity and quality of our work. We celebrate teamwork and collaboration, where every member of our team is important and valued.

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