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
  • Greg Dearden – Enbridge Pipelines
  • Ken Chapman – GO Productivity
  • Angela Thomson – Fluor Canada Ltd.
  • Mike Smith – Imperial Oil
  • Wendy Ell – JWN Energy
  • Richard Venerus – RVA Associates
  • Allan To – Suncor Energy Inc.
  • Spencer Hey – Suncor Energy Inc.
  • Shea Pickering – Suncor Energy Inc.
  • Christopher Mummery – TC Energy
  • Skylar Anderson – TC Energy
  • Manuel Dominguez – TC Energy
  • Ignacio Monterrubio – TC Energy

Other Committees

Future Leaders Of Industrial Construction

Searching for the industry’s best & brightest employees in their early to mid-careers with the drive and energy to make change

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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


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