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Welcome to Backwoods

"Working hard every day to make a positive impact on the communities in which we work and the lives we touch"

Backwoods Energy Services is a preeminent contracting company that provides services to the oil, gas and forestry industries in Alberta and British Columbia. With a focus on building lasting client relationships, Backwoods is committed to safety excellence and quality service.


Backwoods Energy Services offers a diverse compliment of services to meet the growing demand of the oil, gas and forestry industries.

Lease / ROW Clearing & Construction

Timber salvage; clearing and grading of new lease and facility sites; new right-of-way clearing and maintenance

Pipeline Construction

Small to medium sized pipeline construction projects

Pipe Coating & Sandblasting

Pipe and oil infrastructure sandblasting; certified NACE coating services

Pipeline Integrity

Full service integrity work, including access improvements, pipe exposure, pipe remediation, cover-up and reclamation

Seismic Slashing

Low impact seismic with mulchers and certified fallers for danger tree falling and clean-up


Industrial landscaping, security services and general labour services

Our Team

From the President to the front line, Backwoods has an experienced team committed to safety excellence and quality service.

Paul Poscente
Bill Holdyk
Eva Dutczak
Health & Safety Manager
Ryan McQuilter
VP Business Development
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