FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CALGARY, AB, May 5, 2016 — In response to the devastation caused by forest fires in Fort McMurray, Alberta, BURNCO Rock Products announced today a donation of $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross Alberta Fires Appeal.
BURNCO has been a part of the Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo communities for the past twenty years and currently employs approximately 40 people in the company’s ready mix concrete and landscape supply operations at the north end of the city and on oil sands project sites.
“Many of our employees, customers, suppliers and friends are facing uncertainty right now through the ravages of this disaster,” said Mike Powell, CEO of BURNCO Rock Products. “We are grateful to the Canadian Red Cross for all they’re doing and are proud to support their efforts with our donation.”
About BURNCO Rock Products
BURNCO is a 104 year old Alberta-based multinational construction materials business. We supply high quality aggregates, ready mix concrete, asphalt and landscape supplies to help our valued customers improve their communities in Western Canada and Texas.
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