Syncrude Master Service Agreement

Doug Allen, Chief Executive Officer, Guthrie Mechanical Services Ltd, said: “On behalf of everyone at Guthrie, we are very pleased to join the Mikisew Group of Companies as a 100% company. Our organization has long been part of the RMWB economy and provides value-added services to the oil sands industry throughout the period. This transaction ensures the continuation of this story and offers an exciting future for all participants. We look forward to becoming a direct part of and contributing to the Mikisew Cree First Nation`s regional growth initiatives. Through Guthrie Industrial Services Ltd. and Guthrie Mechanical Services Ltd.Guthrie is one of the most competent and reliable suppliers of consolidated facilities, industrial maintenance, lifting repair and tooling in northern Alberta. As one of Fort McMurray`s most established companies, Guthrie began working with the oil sands industry more than 40 years ago. With our Mikisew Guthrie Limited Partnership(MGLP), we have grown into a team of 600 experienced professionals with entrepreneurial values that will never change. For more information, see www.guthriemech.com. Through the Mikisew Group of Companies, theMikisew Group of Companies is directly owned by Mikisew Cree First Nation. The Mikisew Group consists of two main operating units (100 per cent owned) with a peak workforce of approximately 500 people and 11 limited partnerships and joint ventures (mostly owned) in the supply of Alberta`s oil sands in various sectors, including location services, fleet maintenance, transportation services, emergency medical and fire services, storage and restoration services, construction services, steel , electrical and instrumentation services.

, handling of the airfield and maintenance of the facilities. For more information, see www.mikisewgroup.com. Edward Courtoreille, Chief Executive Officer of Mikisew Group of Companies, said: “We are very pleased to announce the acquisition of Guthrie. This transaction confirms our commitment to grow in the RMWB region by adding a 100% suite of services to our growing portfolio of businesses.