Contracting Committee

The Contracting Committee is responsible for developing best practices that enhance efficiency and performance for all parties on industrial projects in Alberta. The committee’s goal is to offer tools that help contracting parties be clear on the obligations and risks they are about to undertake, and maintain a consistent approach in contract development, preparation and administration, in an effort to make contracting in Alberta’s construction industry more efficient and cost-effective.


Steering Committee Co-Chairs

  • Frank Deluca – Bird Construction
  • Nicki Haig – SNC-Lavalin

Collaborative Contracting

Committee Co-Chairs

  • Allan To – Suncor Energy
  • Chris Mummery – TransCanada Pipelines

Committee Members

  • Lisa Moore – Cenovus Energy
  • Abraham Adesoye – Husky Oil Operations
  • Mike Smith – Imperial Oil
  • Wendy Ell – JWN Energy
  • Christine Todd – Suncor Energy
  • Manuel Dominguez – TransCanada Pipelines
  • Skylar Anderson – TransCanada Pipelines

Other Committees

Construction Performance

Developing the next-generation of tools for improving productivity

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Developing leading philosophies, practices and tools to improve safety performance

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Workforce Development

Building a workforce with the right skills, at the right time, in the right numbers

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COAA members are the companies and organizations in the heavy industrial construction industry. Membership has its benefits:

  • Network with industry peers
  • Contribute to committees and best practices for the industry
  • Annual General Meeting and other events and workshops offered through the COAA
  • Attend the annual Best Practices Conference
  • Access COAA initiatives


Meet our members