Acden Corporate Headquarters Facts


Our Gold LEED certified corporate headquarters and Acden Fleet services facility are located in the Taiganova Eco-Industrial Park on Highway 63. The Taiganova Eco-Industrial Park is a showcase of industrial development in Fort McMurray, AB. It is a highly energy efficient space that uses green infrastructure and innovative sustainable design approaches resulting in a higher quality industrial development and workspace. The Eco park is 131 acres in size and located 7km north of Fort McMurray’s town centre.

Acden Corporate Headquarters

Design: Designed by Stantec, built by Bird Construction

Materials: 25.6% recycled material and 33% material from the Alberta region

Size: 40,000 square feet, 3 stories

Certifications: Gold LEED Certified, the premiere and only building of its kind in Northern Alberta


Acden Fleet Services Facility

Design: Designed by Stantec, built by Bird Construction

Size: 21,000 square feet



Acden Facts

Rebranded in 2013 as Acden (spelt Acden with a capital “A”, the rest is lower case and pronounced “Ak-den”)

Acden is owned by the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation

Meaning of name: “Acden” incorporates the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation and Denesoline, the original company and the First People.

Meaning of logo: Purple was used in traditional Athabasca Chipewyan crafts and garments throughout history. The colour portrays sophistication and power, and is representative of the quality of our products and services, stability, reliability and approachability.

Company was incorporated in: 1994, began with a labour services waste management contract at Syncrude Canada

Acden Corporate Headquarters: 220 Taiganova Crescent, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9K 0T4

Product lines: Environment, Facilities, Fleet and Production

Number of employees: 3,000

Number of Acden companies: 18

Acden Executive

Garry Flett – President and Chief Executive Officer

Bryn Botham – Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Doug McCoy- Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

220 Taiganova Crescent, Fort McMurray, AB   T9K 0T4
Phone: 780.791.9131   |   Fax: 780.791.9102
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