Contact: Jackie White
2-8 Prince William Drive
Academy Canada is one of the largest independent colleges in Eastern Canada and one of the most diverse in Canada. With 15 locations, and 35 programs, Academy Canada has trained more than 35,000 graduates since 1985 in fields related to Construction Trades, Justice, Business, Health and Personal Care, Creative Studies and Animal Care/Nature. Call 1-800-561-8000 for more information.
Argentia Freezers and Terminals
Contact: Daryl Traverse
Address:10 Waterfront Drive, Berth 1
Argentia Freezers and Terminals has a full list of services to meet your needs:
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Quick vessel turnaround
Computerized warehousing and inventory control
Cargo transfer operations
Government licensed for inspection and repackaging
An alternative port for St. John’s during peak ice season
Argentia Freezers and Terminals and the Port of Argentia are also certified under the Marine Transportation Security Act as a compliant port facility and compliant port, respectively.
Contact: Olivia Hickey
Address:12 Marquis Ave
Argentia , NL
Argentia Gold Corporation is a Newfoundland and Labrador Licensed Producer committed to the timely delivery of fresh, high-quality cannabis and infused products to the local market.
A Canadian leader in the packaging and distribution of pre-rolls, dried flower, and cannabis infused products: one of the first fully licensed manufacturers of CBD- and THC-infused products in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Argentia Industrial Services
Contact: Morgan O’Reilly
Address:36 Prince William Drive
P.O Box 21, Site 1
Situated at The Port of Argentia, Argentia Industrial services is 100% NL Owned & Operated. AIS is a service provider specializing in Waste Management including:
- Commercial & Industrial General Waste Disposal
(Front load containers 4 cy – 8 cy & roll off containers 15 cy – 40 cy capacity)
- Recycling collection
(Steel, metal, cardboard, paper, plastic, cans)
- Approved hauler with CFIA for international waste
- Hauler for Asbestos (pending authoritative approval)
- Solid waste collection and vacuum truck services/ porta potty rentals
Other services include, but are not limited to:
- Chartered transportation services
- Commercial vehicle inspections
- Concrete floor grinding
- Janitorial services
Aylwards Home Hardware 1986 Ltd.
Contact: Kathleen Pike
Address:56 Blockhouse Rd
P.O. Box 209
Aylward’s Home Hardware operated since 1986. Owned by the Ron Aylward family. One of 5 stores of this privately-owned franchise, located in Placentia, NL.
Located on the Southwest Avalon Peninsula, Route 100, Aylward’s Home Center is committed to bringing proud service to all communities with friendly service, expert advice, and a commitment to bring you the best experience in any of your Renovation/Repair and Home Owner advice.
We have a large variety from Furniture to Lumber, from Painting and Lighting, to all your Plumbing and Electrical needs.
Come on in and talk to any of our staff, as we’re proud to say we are “Home Owners, helping Home Owners”!
Three unique vacation homes in Placentia, Newfoundland.
Black and McDonald
Contact: Newfoundland Office
Address:19A Dundee Avenue
Donovans Industrial Park
Mount Pearl, NL
Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade service provider that safely delivers high quality construction, facilities management, and technical solutions.
Burin Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
Business Development Bank of Canada
Contact: Client Contact Centre
Address:215 Water Street, Suite 602
P.O. BOX 520
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
The only bank exclusively devoted to entrepreneurs!
Contact: Placentia Office
Address:1 King Street
Placentia , NL
Founded in the early 1990s, CareGivers has grown from humble beginnings to become one of the largest, and the first accredited, home care agency in Newfoundland and Labrador.
We help people remain independent and fulfilled by finding as many opportunities as possible to provide simple moments of joy. We’re proud to offer our services across the entire island portion of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Our aim is to create strong client-caregiver relationships by understanding the unique needs and preferences of each person we serve and matching them with a caregiver who has the skills, experience and personality to enable success.
Our employees share our values of integrity, quality, community, action and fun. We offer training and resources to all our employees. In addition, we require all employees to provide a clear record of conduct with vulnerable sector check, immunization and medical records, a current first aid certificate and references.
CBDC – Avalon West
Contact: Claudette Pittman
Address:1-5 OReilly Street
CBDC Avalon West assists in the creation of small businesses and in the expansion and modernization of existing businesses by providing financial and technical services to entrepreneurs. The regions serviced by Avalon West include the Cape Shore, Isthmus, St. Mary’s Bay North and Placentia.
We offer the following loans to clients:
- Social Enterprise Loan
- General Business Loan
- Innovation Loan
- Youth Loan
- First Time Entrepreneur Loan
CBDC Avalon West is located at 1 O’Reilly Street, Placentia. Please contact us for more information regarding our programs and services.
We’re a Canadian integrated oil and natural gas company headquartered in Calgary. We’re committed to maximizing value by responsibly developing our assets in a safe, innovative and efficient way
College of the North Atlantic – Placentia Campus
Contact: Victoria Hodder
Address:1 Roosevelt Avenue
Province’s Public Post-Secondary System.
Community Connections Housing Coalition
Contact: Lily Mulrooney
Address:61 Blockhouse Road Placentia Mall
Department of Industry, Energy & Technology
Contact: Dave Coffin
The Department of Industry, Energy and Technology (IET) is the lead for innovation, economic development and diversification in Newfoundland and Labrador.
The department focuses on creating a competitive environment to support private sector investment and business growth; and supporting industries in Newfoundland and Labrador such as mining, energy and technology. Working closely with key stakeholders, the department also develops and monitors supporting regulatory and benefits activities.
DESGAGNÉS ATLANTIK INC.
Contact: Alex Troake
Address:202-354 Water Street
St. John’s, NL
DESGAGNÉS has specialized in maritime transport since the 19th century and owns a fleet of vessels which crisscross the Great Lakes/St. Lawrence Seaway system, the Canadian Arctic, the eastern coasts of Canada and the United States and all the seas around the globe.
DESGAGNÉS ATLANTIK INC. is the leading solutions provider for companies in Eastern Canada and the US seeking assistance with their maritime and heavy equipment transportation needs.
District of Placentia St. Mary’s
Contact: Ita Hatfield
1 O'Reilly Street
Office of Honorable Sherry Gambin-Walsh, MHA for the District of Placentia St. Mary’s; Minister of Service NL, Workplace NL and Gov. Purchasing and Procurement.
Eastern Composite Services
Contact: Darrell Coombs
Address:542, Long Harbour Rd
Long Harbour, NL
At Eastern Composite Services we appreciate that our success is based entirely on the success of our customers’ businesses. When you become one of our valued customers your ongoing success is very important to us. So, whether we are providing specialty coatings, fabrication, inspection, technical, or any other specialized industrial services to the marine, mining, or energy industries, where applicable, we make your business our business…and that is to do our very best to keep you, or get you back to, doing what it is you do best.
Edison Security Services
Contact: Floyd Edison
Address:1146 Main Road
Dunville , NL
Fire alert systems
Flood alert systems
Medical alert systems
Carbon monoxide detection
Home intrusion systems
Business intrusion systems
Access control systems
A comprehensive, integrated solution is the best choice!
At Edison security, we do everything needed to ensure the quality of protection you and your family receive is of the highest caliber. And, because we integrate all of our services, we’re able to deduce the most accurate picture of what’s happening during a time of high urgency. While we hope you and your family never need to use any of our emergency services, if you do, we assure you that you’ll have peace of mind you made the right choice. With more than 20 years in the business, we know what it takes to protect you and yours.
Eimskip Canada Inc
Contact: Jackie Clayton
Address:33 Pippy Pl
St. John's , NL
Eimskip provides a comprehensive transport service where our customers’ needs are paramount. We always provide excellent services to clients and partners. We do so with care and satisfaction, with Eimskip’s values, achievement, cooperation and trust as the guiding principle.
EMCO Corporation Westlund
Contact: Tony Collins
Address:18 Bruce Street
Mount Pearl , NL
Emco strives to provide world-class service at every location, every day. We want to earn – and keep – your business and we’re committed to supporting your needs long term. We’re not just saying this. Our legacy goes back a century! And, today, we continue to offer the people, places and products to back those commitments up.
Our mission is to be the first choice distributor for:
- Our partners
- Our business owners and homeowners
- Our neighbours
- Our communities
Contact: Kim English
Address:16 Stokes Road
Paradise , NL
With over 30 years of experience in concrete and asphalt paving business, English’s Paving believes in completing the job in a professional manner. Our mission is to do the best quality work for our customers at a fair price. Servicing the Province.
Eventex (skyline Displays)
Contact: Daryl Hardy
Address:P.O. Box 50024
paradise , NL
Eventex started life in Newfoundland as 21st Century Displays in 1987 and has since grown to encompass more than trade show displays and trade show rentals. As the name suggests Eventex Rentals has products both for trade show, event and party purposes. Choose our DIY (do it yourself) service or have us look after all the details — the choice is yours.
Eventex Rentals has endeavored to inventory products in Newfoundland and Labrador that are functional, affordable and innovative. Check out our newest Fabric Foto Backdrops that will make your photo booth backdrop extra special.
Contact: John Maher
If you are looking for top-quality signage, you have come to the right place. Express Signs is the place to go in the Placentia area for all your signage needs, from road signs to vehicle graphics.
Our shop also provides quality printing and copying at highly competitive pricing, and we take pride in delivering quick service.
If you need imprinted items such as shirts, jackets, sports uniforms and much more, we can supply them. And don’t forget, we provide hundreds of top quality promotional items that are designed to make your company or organization stand out.
Through our website, you’ll be able to request an estimate, place an order and learn about the products and services we offer. We hope you enjoy your time here.
Contact us today and let us provide you an unrivaled sign buying experience.
Fairport Services offers turnkey, streamlined and reliable business services for Newfoundland & Labrador’s energy, marine and industrial sectors. With offices in Placentia, Corner Brook and St. John’s, we are strategically positioned to serve global partners with local solutions rooted in reliability, value, and community benefit.
First Choice Furniture
Contact: Chris Hefford
Address:54 Prince William Drive
For all your home decorating needs.. From couch sets to dinning room sets, from bedroom sets to appliances and everything in between!!
Freshwater Community Centre
Contact: Paul Maher
Address:P.O. Box 159
Banquet hall for weddings and parties
Genesis Employment Corporation
Contact: Angie Pittman
Address:16 Prince William Drive
P.O Box 399
Genesis Employment Corporation has been operating in the Placentia area since 1997. They provide an invaluable service both to clientele and business community alike. Genesis’ mandate is to find, secure and maintain employment for individuals with disabilities in the Placentia\Cape Shore catchment area through supported Employment model.
genesis, and its provincial network-Supported Employment NL has been leading the way in supported employment for over 25 years. Many other provinces continually look to NL for guidance and best practices.
On a local level Genesis employs 3 core staff, 15 job coaches in different places in the community and serves a client base of 60+ individuals. They are governed by a board of directors.
Inclusive workplaces help to create inclusive communities.
H&B Construction Ltd.
Contact: Diane Bonnell - Office Manager
Address:96 Main Road
New Harbour, NL
We are core certified Company in business of Utility Pole Construction since 1975.
Contact: John Kelly
Eighteen comfortably appointed guest rooms and one fully equipped two bedroom cottage.
Healey’s Code Red Fire and Safety
Hickey Waste Systems
Contact: Todd Hickey
Address:P.O. Box 87
Hickey Waste Systems Inc is a Newfoundland owned and operated waste disposal company located in Placentia and servicing the Avalon Peninsula. What makes us unique is our focus on safe, reliable economical and environmentally conscious solutions for waste disposal that will preserve a greener tomorrow for our communities.
For projects small to large, residential to industrial we are the company that can provide solutions to meet your waste disposal needs.
Hoi Pun Restaurant
Contact: Fonnie Tom
Address:P.O. Box 425
Chinese and Canadian Dining located by the Placentia Bridge.
HR Project Partners
Contact: St. John's Office
Address:11 Austin Street
St. John's, NL
At HR Project Partners, it is our mission to uncomplicate HR issues, and deliver the best possible HR services and solutions to make your business run smoothly, so you can get back to focusing on the work at hand.
Contact: Andrew Short
Address:2 Clift's-Baird's Cove
St. John's , NL
We provide expert material handling and marine transportation support. Our delivery platform is built on professionally trained staff, focused on safety and efficiency, and operating certified equipment as required for each logistics plan.
Legendary Coasts of Eastern Newfoundland (also known as Eastern DMO) is one of five Destination Management Organizations (DMOs) in Newfoundland and Labrador. DMOs work with the operators to build a tourism environment that we can sell to the world through trade and consumer shows, to journalists, and to non-resident and resident markets alike. We’re dedicated to developing a stronger industry and economy through the region.
M. J. Hickey Construction Ltd
Contact: Muriel Hickey
Address:PO Box 276 Dunville NL A0B 1S0
They celebrate over 40 years of success, safety and growth into a large team of employees who respond to a broad scope of municipal, residential, commercial and industrial projects.
Maher’s Funeral Home Ltd.
Contact: Karen Maher
Address:11 Veterans Way
P.O. Box 196
Placentia, Newfoundland and Labrador
From the celebration of life, to the creation of a lasting memorial, the professionals at Maher’s Funeral Home Ltd. are here to help, listen, and take the utmost care of the individuals, families and loved ones they serve. Established in 1974, Maher’s Funeral Home Ltd. is a family owned and operated business that is dedicated to the serving people with dignity and respect. From traditional funerals to cremation services to unique memorials, and as operators of the province’s first privately owned perpetual care cemetery, Maher’s offers a full suite of services and options.
Manning Bradbury Law
Contact: Judy Manning
Address:P.O. Box 787
St. John's , NL
Contact: Tara Laing
Address:10 Fort William Place
St. John's , NL
Marine Atlantic is a Crown Corporation, and is committed to providing a safe, environmentally responsible ferry service between the Island of Newfoundland and the Province of Nova Scotia in a reliable, courteous and cost-effective manner. Our head office is in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.
We service two routes. The first is a year-round, 96 nautical mile daily ferry service between Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Sydney, Nova Scotia. The second, offered from mid-June until late September, is a 280 nautical mile ferry service between Argentia, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Sydney, Nova Scotia.
Mary Margaret’s Flowers
Contact: Pamela Constantine
Address:16 Prince William Drive
MMF provides a variety of services which include fresh flower arrangements and customized orders for an assortment of items such as wreaths, sympathy tributes, candy bouquets, gift baskets, dish gardens etc . We also utilize local resources from our area to create our homemade crafts called Pieces of Placentia Bay. In addition to this our professional florist is available to consult on arrangements for special occasions such as weddings, or other family celebrations and corporate events.
McLoughlan Supplies Ltd
Contact: Gary Woodman
Address:22-24 Blackmarsh Road
St. John's, NL
McLoughlan Supplies Limited is owned and operated by Atlantic Canadians. This provides a number of operational benefits including local decision making and IT support allowing quick responses to customer inquiries. Centralized billing, purchasing, receivables and payables are located in Newfoundland and Labrador to streamline accounting processes. As well as, strategically located and well-stocked warehouse capabilities (in excess of 75,000 sq ft) in Atlantic Canada which create ease when acquiring and shipping products.
The clientele of McLoughlan Supplies Limited range from large industrial/commercial contractors, offshore oil and gas, mining services, pulp and paper, oil refineries, and residential customers.
McLoughlan Supplies Limited delivers quality service and support throughout Atlantic Canada. Whether you are dealing with our Industrial, Wholesale, Project, Safety Divisions or Lighting World you can count on McLoughlans to provide information and materials to meet your needs.
MHA Sherry Gambin Walsh
Elected as the Member of the NL House of Assembly by and for the people of the district of Placentia – St. Mary’s and the Trinity South area on November 30, 2015. Reelected in 2019 and 2021. Born and raised in Placentia.
Mills Pittmans & Twyne Law
Contact: T Hutchings
Address:111 Manitoba Drive
Clarenville , NL
Mills, Pittman & Twyne is more than just a single service firm. We specialize in a variety of practice areas and provide our clients with unmatched service and representation. So, whether you need help with a personal injury case or finalizing the purchase of your first home, our team is here to help.
MP Ken Mcdonald
Member of Parliament for Avalon, NL.
Murphy’s Marine Services
Contact: Roy Murphy
Roy Murphy has been in the marine rental industry for over 20 years. He has two 22ft fiberglass boats and one walkthrough, all fully equipped with safety equipment and insured. Contact Roy Murphy for your boating rental needs!
Newco Metal & Auto Recycling
Contact: Don Drew
Address:50 Robin Hood Bay road
St. John's , NL
Newco Metal & Auto Recycling Ltd. has been partnering with communities in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1985.
Beginning with those early years, Newco has developed longstanding relationships with over 100 municipalities in the province, from New Harbour to Port Blandford to Labrador City, and everywhere in between.
We support these relationships with a year-round operation that visits each community at least once in a cycle. We remove any accessible scrap metal at no charge, and compensate each town with an honorarium.
Some of the waste metals collected by Newco gets passed along to local companies, like Labco Foundry in Long Harbour. The rest gets exported to another fully certified and environmentally regulated recycler.
Contact: Paula Flood
Address:2nd Floor, Regatta Plaza II
84-86 Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL
Your goal is to succeed in business, ours is to make sure you do!
Founded in 1997, NLOWE has been supporting and encouraging women entrepreneurs for two decades. Women entrepreneurs face unique challenges and opportunities; we provide the support you need to overcome challenges and take advantage of exciting opportunities as you start your venture or grow your existing business.
You can access our services free of charge, no matter where you live, because our Business Advisors are located in every region of the province and will travel to you. We stay ahead of economic trends so that we can encourage business development in key growth sectors, and we offer training opportunities to help you take advantage of changes in the economy.
NLOWE’s mandate is simple… provide programs and services that connect and support women within Newfoundland and Labrador to start, grow and advance their businesses.
O’Keefe & Sullivan Lawyers
Located at 80 Elizabeth Avenue, St. Johns, NL.
O’Keefe & Sullivan Lawyers specializes in business law tax planning and commercial litigation.
Contact: Parallel Health
Address:19 Whelan Place
Parallel Health provides premium healthcare services without the wait or worry. We employ a team of highly-skilled, fully-trained, and certified healthcare professionals who provide the private medical services you require, on your terms at work, home, or at one of our clinics. We work alongside traditional public healthcare systems, ensuring a continuum of care, with your health, and your needs at the centre of all we do.
Contact: Toronto Office
Address:119 Spadina Avenue, Suite 403
We develop, construct, own, and operate high-quality wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects across North America.
Contact: Dana Hawco
Address:1309 Topsail Road
P.O. Box 8274, Station A
St. John's, NL
Pennecon is a leading provider of integrated solutions across a diverse portfolio: heavy civil, industrial, services & maintenance, and marine. From breaking new ground to commissioning and ongoing site maintenance, we deliver the best solutions, service and quality at every stage of the project. Powered by a diverse team, from coast to coast across Canada, we are united by our passion and determination to deliver results on the most complex jobs and challenging environments.
Placentia & Outreach Area Family Resource Centre
Contact: Serena Pomeroy
Address:P.O. Box 156
Family Resource Centres (FRCs) are community-based organizations that deliver programs to promote positive parent-child interactions intended to support healthy child development. They offer a variety of programs and services to families with children ages 0-6. They provide a play-based, developmentally appropriate environment for children and a safe and supportive setting for parents. Programs are flexible to meet community needs and may include:
- Drop-in programs focusing on parent-child interaction
- Group training and parent support groups (e.g. Nobody’s Perfect)
- Resource materials on parenting, child development, wellness and community services
- Lending Libraries such as toys and books
- Exchange Services such as clothing
- Community family events, gatherings and celebrations
- Services in partnership with other stakeholders, such as pregnancy and post-natal supports
Placentia Area Historical Society
Contact: Tom O'Keefe
Address:P.O. Box 233
Placentia , NL
Follow the link to the official website of the Placentia Area Historical Society (PAHS, a nonprofit and registered charity) and the O’Reilly House Museum. The site has been set up to provide information about the Society and the Museum and to promote the history of the Placentia area (Ancient French Capital). Here you will learn about the region’s history, the O’Reilly House Museum and other projects to promote that history. You will also become aware of what is available in the way of historic sites, materials or artifacts.
Placentia (or Placencia and Plaisance as it was once called ), a community on the east side of Placentia Bay and west side of the Avalon Peninsula in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, has a great history of occupation going back to the 1500s. There are reports of early visits from the Basque, Portuguese, Spanish, aboriginals and others. Besides being a onetime capital (1662 to 1713) for the French in Newfoundland it also has an interesting history associated with the English (who also used it is as their capital), the Irish and, in more recent times, the Americans. There are a number of locations of old forts, one of which has been developed as the Castle Hill National Historic Site.
Placentia Area Theatre d’Heritage
Contact: Rhonda Power
68 Orcan Drive
PATH, Placentia Area Theatre d’Heritage, is a non-profit organization established in 1994. We present a living interpretation of significant parts of our French and English history, providing visitors and locals with entertainment that reflects our unique culture.
PATH is proud to have an eclectic group of people with a wide range of skills, from students to professionals, bringing our summer theatre program to life.
Artistic Director – Connie Newhook
Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre
Contact: The Town of Placentia
Located in the heart of Placentia, in the Town Square, is the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre. This state-of-the-art multipurpose facility in one of the crown jewels of Placentia’s many cultural assets. The facility is fully equipped for cultural events and performances, including audio visual services and dressing facilities. The flexible character of the centre enables it to be easily adapted as a workshop and conference space, as well as a premier venue for receptions and catered events, exhibit and gallery space.
Placentia Lions Club
Address:P.O. Box 281
When caring people join together, roll up their sleeves and take action to make their community better, it’s a beautiful thing—and an incredible feeling for everyone involved. That’s Lions. Being a Lion is about leading by example, building relationships and improving the world through kindness. It’s 1.4 million caring men and women serving together so they can make a lasting impact and change more lives.
Port of Argentia
Contact: Ray Greene
Address:1 Augusta Place
Port of Argentia owns and operates the Argentia Northside & Southside Industrial Parks; Argentia Sunset RV Park; and the Backland Trails. The Port is the host site of Cenovus & partners CGS construction in support of the WWRP.
Power’s Ambulance Service Ltd.
Contact: Wayne Power
Address:P.O. Box 81
46 Freshwater Crescent
Serving the community since 1984, Power’s Ambulance Service Ltd. provides road ambulance service to the Placentia Area. The service is staffed by trained and professional Paramedics and Emergency Medical Responders who are registered and certified with the Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Medical Oversight Program. Certified training in First Aid and CPR is available upon request.
Contact: Genny Picco
Address:61 Blockhouse Road
P.O. Box 70
RBC is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance, and creating value for our clients and communities.
Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 33 Placentia
Contact: William Cochrane - President
Address:19 Veteran's Way
P.O. Box 67
The mission of the Royal Canadian Legion Dr. William Collingwood Memorial Branch 33 Placentia is to serve Veterans, including serving military and RCMP members and their families, to promote Remembrance, and to serve our communities and our country. Branch 33 coordinates the annual Remembrance Day (November 11) and Memorial Day (July 1) services in Placentia. The Royal Canadian Legion Building located on Veterans Way in Placentia features an auditorium which is available for rental. It is an ideal space for community events, social events such as weddings, birthday parties, family gatherings and more. Catering services are available. The building also includes a bar which is open seven days a week. The bar area features an interesting display of military related artifacts.
Star of the Sea Hall
Address:P.O. Box 279
Large event hall – weddings, conference, etc.
Stellar Woodworks Inc.
Contact: John Kendall
Address:156 Majors Path
St. Johns, NL
Stellar is a family owned construction and woodworking company. We specialize in custom cabinetry and woodworking as well as full kitchen, bath, and other home renovations.
The Three Sister Pub & Restaurant
Contact: Nathan Day
Address:2 Orcan Drive
Placentia NL, NL
A place to feel at home – great food, great people and great times in the historic town of Placentia.
The Town of Long Harbour
Contact: Jaunita Gosse
Address:P.O. Box 40
Long Harbour , NL
The Town of Long Harbour Mount Arlington Heights is located in southeast Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Long Harbour is an active industrial hub, servicing the Western Avalon Peninsula. The town is approximately 11 kms. from the Trans Canada Highway with a newly upgraded access road and only one hour’s drive from the City of St. John’s.The people who live in the Town of Long Harbour Mount Arlington Heights are friendly with a unique heritage and a rich culture. Their abundance of talents and skills has been increased by the many families that were resettled here from nearby islands in Placentia Bay in the 1960’s.
The Town of Long Harbour Mount Arlington Heights has distinguished itself as a resilient, proud and determined community. Residents of this place have always stood-up and stood-out. This is a community that achieves its goals, often against tremendous odds. Our community has a history of being builders, and doers, gifted with skills and determination. Ours is a proud community with a very bright future.
Being the home of the new Vale nickel processing plant is an accomplishment that our town is proud of. This achievement represents years of perseverance and vision that has breathed new life into our community and the region’s economy.
When in operation, this highly technical, leading edge, nickel processing plant will be a global leader directly employing approximately 500 people within the plant’s operations, and hundreds of jobs in plant support positions. Procurement expenditures to support plant operations are estimated at $125 – $150 million annually throughout the life of the project, unadjusted for inflation.
Contact: Andrew de Freitas
Address:107 Burbridge Avenue
TMSI Ltd. is a full service marine transportation company offering a fleet of modern containers dedicated to the efficient and safe movement of goods to/from Newfoundland and Labrador. TMSI has invested heavily in a modern container and ro-ro ship modified to accept dry, flatbed, tanker and temperature controlled containers up to 53′ in length, and the first transport company in the world to offer non-restricted 53′ flat rack containers.
Town of Placentia
Contact: Town Council
Address:P.O. Box 99
Located along the south west coast of the Avalon Peninsula amongst forcrested hills and rolling coastline, Placentia is approximately 130 km from Newfoundland and Labrador’s capital city, St. John’s (roughly a 90 minute drive). The most direct route from the Trans Canada Highway (TCH). If you are travelling from the ferry terminal at Argentia, Placentia is mere minutes from your demarcation point, along Route 100.
The Town Hall is located at 17 Patterson Drive in the Town Square. (Route from the Lift Bridge – travel Prince William Drive to the Court House , turn left on Jubilee Road and then onto Patterson Drive.)
Town of Whitbourne
Contact: Crystal Peddle - Town Clerk
Address:35 Station Road
The Town of Whitbourne, with a population of 890, is located just off the Trans-Canada Highway on Route 81. Whitbourne has always been considered the “hub of the Avalon” with connections to three possible routes for visitors of the Avalon Peninsula.
Trades NL: Building Trades of Newfoundland and Labrador is an umbrella labour organization which promotes and coordinates the interests of 16 building and construction trades unions and their international affiliates operating in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Trades NL, through its affiliates, represents thousands of Newfoundlanders and Labradoreans working to build prosperity in their province.
Home of the Placentia Lions one of the centerpieces of Placentia’s proud athletic culture is the Unity Parc Arena. This modern indoor stadium is designed to maximize the range of sporting and entertainment events. From hockey to curling, figure skating to power skating, power walking to birthday parties, Unity Parc fits the bill.
Contact: Maurice Griffiths
Address:P.O. Box 70
Fox Harbour, NL
Welcome to Vale.com/Canada! With a mission to transform natural resources into prosperity and sustainable development, Vale is a global mining company with headquarters in Brazil. We are leaders in the production of iron ore and the second largest producer of nickel.
Vale plays a large role in your everyday life and in the world around you. We are proud to teach you more about our Canadian operations and invite you to explore the site and learn more about our work.
Women in Resource
Contact: Juanita Cutler
Address:175 Hamlyn Drive
St. John's , NL
With private and public funding, WRDC offers a variety of programs and services to address the challenges surrounding the attraction, recruitment, retention and advancement of women in these sectors.
Successfully increasing the participation of women in these fields requires a comprehensive “lifecycle” approach, supporting women at all points in the career cycle. Our charitable arm, the Educational Resource Centre (ERC), was created in 2002, to provide hands-on learning and career exploration opportunities for younger women and girls in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) as well as skilled trades.
WoodMar Contracting Inc.
Contact: Paul Maher
Address:P.O. Box 290
Freshwater, P. Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador
WoodMar Contracting Inc. is a residential, commercial and industrial contractor operating in the Placentia-Argentia-Long Harbour area. Our workforce is comprised of the best carpenters, labourers and other skilled workers in the market.
We currently offer new home builds, renovations, and repairs in the residential construction market. We also create and install custom cabinets for kitchens, vanities for bathrooms, counters for mudrooms, bookshelves for living rooms, mantles for fireplaces . . . the options are endless.
We are an experienced small contracting company, with a skilled labour pool that has worked on large and small commercial contracts. We do renos, new builds, heavy equipment rentals, labour support, snow and ice control, refurbishment, and so much more.
Our operators and well-maintained heavy equipment are available for commercial, industrial and residential rental. We offer landscaping, ditching, trenching, land preparation, snow and ice control, water and sewer maintenance, and more.
Young’s Industrial Refrigeration
Contact: Ena Young
Address:P.O. Box 98
Young’s Industrial Refrigeration Limited is engaged in industrial refrigeration, fabrication and the installation and servicing of marine, recreation, industrial and offshore equipment throughout Atlantic Canada.
We are a local company built on 35 years of service excellence in the North Atlantic environment focused on growth through investment in people, training, technology, systems and facilities.
We are committed to partnering with our customers to provide innovative, cost-efficient products and services. We also provide the highest standard of equipment and best practices in the industry along with experience, highly trained employees.
We are certified ISO-9001-2015 and Canadian Welding Bureau Standards.