For more than 20 years, Ketek Fort Nelson has worked with clients in northeastern B.C. We have seven acres of yard space and a 13,000-square-foot office and shop just off the Alaska Highway to support our operations. Our expertise in the management of water resources has been relied upon by many of the region’s most prominent oil and gas producers.
Ketek Fort Nelson can provide the full suite of the company’s services supported by the company’s 9,000+ pieces of primary rental equipment. Ketek provides oilfield and oilsands services, water management, power services, manufacturing, maintenance, transportation and safety services. Now with almost 300 employees, Ketek has worked with companies throughout the upstream and midstream oil and gas sectors.
We have worked in the oilsands and in the mining, forestry and agricultural sectors. We have worked for municipal, institutional and international clients and for the armed forces. We provide facility site services and have acquired distribution rights with suppliers of specialized equipment.
Ketek Fort Nelson is fully supported by the resources and expertise of the head office in Edmonton. The branch is able to draw on the many strengths – including design, engineering, and manufacturing – of the head office to support its expertise in the field and allow Ketek to solve the real-world problems faced by our clients, from start to finish.
4801 – 46 Avenue
Fort Nelson, BC V0C 1R0
Monday-Friday: 8am – 5pm
Saturday, Sunday: Closed
24-Hour on-call service at the toll free number:
Ketek’s true value comes from its ability to draw on many strengths – engineering, manufacturing, transportation and its vast rental fleet, just to start – to support its expertise in the field. We can solve the real-world challenges faced by our clients, from start to finish.
Water transfers, dewatering, groundwater control, HDPE fusing, river & sewage bypass, well testing & monitoring, wastewater and groundwater treatment, emergency pumping & flood control.
Prime contractor services, Safety Management Systems and loss prevention. We believe that, through education, training, and encouragement, unplanned events can be prevented.
Line crossings, LED light stands, hose reels, electrical cabinets, headache racks, trailers and more.
Waste audits, solid waste management, thermal oxidation, composting and pollution control systems.
Ketek’s ISO:9001-certified maintenance division offers repair, maintenance, diagnostics and testing of generators, pumps, light towers, VFDs, starter boxes, control panels and more.
Ketek’s rental fleet includes lowboys, flatbeds, winch, picker and bed trucks, hotshots, pilot trucks and more.
Training is fundamental to any successful business or activity. Ketek has the skills and the expertise to train your people in H2S Awareness, First Aid and much more.
Rental Equipment in Fort Nelson
9,000 pieces of primary, numbered rental equipment and tens of thousands of pieces of auxiliary equipment.
Ketek Fort Nelson got its start renting equipment to clients in the oilfields, and rentals are still at the heart of everything we do. Much of our fleet has been custom manufactured or individually modified to endure the rigours of industrial use and the challenging environments in which we operate. Other modifications are made to reduce the environmental impact of our operations, whether that be through reduced fuel consumption, sound attenuation, spill protection or camouflage. Ketek Fort Nelson rentals equipment fleet is impeccably maintained and new equipment is continually being added.
Diesel Pumps for sewage bypass pumping or general construction dewatering; Centrifugal Pumps which are capable of pumping water that contains rocks and debris. Suitable for environmental applications. Deep Well Pumps with ability to communicate with a controller. Fish Screens to protect juvenile fish from entering irrigation channels. Submersible Pumps to pump corrosive liquids and more.
Our line of generators are powerful, quiet and dependable and have been field-tested, by us, throughout Western Canada. There are available trailered or skid-mounted. The Triple Combo (fuel storage, generator and light tower) for camps, rigs or construction sites features dual 100 kW generators with positive air shut off. Sale options include block heater. Voltage: 120V/240V-480V/600V.
Our low-cost, low-carbon stadium lights illuminate five acres to five lux, consuming 72% less fuel than comparable metal halide lights. Diesel powered light towers can be used as a generator for electric power supply as well as lighting.
Store all needed fuel on site with Ketek’s wide array of fuel storage tanks. With capacities between 450 L and 50,000 L, we have the size you’ll need for your job site. With Trans Cubes, there is no need to empty the tank before transportation. As an auxiliary fuel tank, it provides longer engine running time, reducing number of site visits required for refuelling.
Mobile offices come with thermal windows, generator, rear heater, roof air conditioner. Restroom buildings are custom designed to fit your needs, outfitted with modern amenities for both men and women. Recreation buildings add to camp quality of life by providing an area for personnel to relax and enjoy tabletop games or watch TV. A laundry building allows you to separate camp or personal laundry from work laundry.
Cyclonator incinerators, also known as thermal oxidizers, reduce or eliminate the cost of transporting waste to central landfills. Controlled Air Incinerators destroy solid waste (Types 1-2-3-4) efficiently and reduce the risk of contamination to the environment. Forced Air incinerators destroy solid waste (Types 1-2-3) and reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) compared with many other waste disposal options.
Other Services in Fort Nelson
Ketek provides a wide variety of field and site services, supported by our transportation fleet, fabrication facilities, rental equipment and engineering know-how.
Ketek is one of the most experienced Canadian companies in the science – and art – of dewatering. We can control groundwater through well point dewatering and deep well dewatering. Ketek is one of the few companies in Western Canada that has the equipment and the expertise to use two primary methods of dewatering: the deep-well-pump method of dewatering and the vacuum wellpoint method of dewatering. We also have the means to dewater mines properly and responsibly.
Water Transfers And Storage
We can deliver large volumes of water wherever it is needed, winter or summer, from any source and depth. We provide the manpower, the know-how and the equipment to transport water from source to destination. With the many challenges of the oil and gas industry, it is important to have a company at your side that can support your needs with unmatched experience and reputation, Ketek is that company, and we would be proud to be of service to you.
Ketek supports client operations with professional project management from initial consultations to final sign-off. We can manage labour and equipment needs and complete reporting requirements as requested. One helpful way of thinking about projects is to divide them into three spheres: Technical (covers the hands-on role of the project manager), Transactional (refers to the activities associated with managing the project’s workflows and performance), Transformational (refers to activities associated with leadership).