Alberta Export Awards – 2016 Finalists

The Alberta export awards honour export excellence and we are proud to announce our 2016 finalists.


Recognizes Alberta companies that are engaged in secondary manufacturing, AGRI processing, production of value added products or components, machinery and /or equipment for industrial use. Demonstrating quality of their export plan through use of innovation and strategies to promote brand awareness in their new market(s).

  • Itres Research Group
  • Ketek Group
  • 5 Blue Process Equipment Inc.
  • Hi-Kalibre Equipment Inc.

Oil & Gas Service/Supply:

Featuring Alberta companies that are engaged in service/supply for the oil and gas industry. We’re recognizing these companies for showing notable growth in their overall business as a direct result of entering that new international marketplace.

  • Sulphur Experts Inc.
  • Hunter Well Science Ltd.
  • Canalta Controls Ltd.
  • High Arctic Energy Services Inc.
  • Stream-Flo Industries Ltd.

Clean Technology:

Honouring Alberta for companies exporting products, goods or services geared toward sustainability, reduction of carbon emissions, water conservation, renewable energy and related products and services. These innovative companies demonstrated the ability to overcome obstacles or other unique challenges in entering new international market while keeping environmental techniques top of mind.

  • EPT
  • Sirius Instrumentation and Controls Inc.
  • Canadian Humalite International
  • Solex Thermal Science Inc.
  • Genics Inc.

Consumer Products:

The Consumer Products Award recognizes an Alberta company that specializes in and exports end products for direct-to-consumer or retail markets. These companies produced goods or services that have significant Canadian content

  • Oh! Naturals Flavoured Snacks Inc.
  • Champion PetFoods
  • Aqua Contracting Ltd.
  • RAM Manufacturing Ltd.
  • Aliya’s Foods

Agriculture Food & Beverage:

Celebrating Alberta companies that are engaged in exporting food, beverage and agri-based products and services or Agriculture processes earning foreign exchange and making a contribution to the Canadian economy.

  • Aval Engineering Inc.
  • Hunterwood Technologies Ltd.
  • Sunterra Meats
  • Columbia Seed Co. Ltd.
  • W. A Grain & Pulse Solutions 

Professional Services:

Includes companies or organizations that provide expert advice, technical support or educational programs to international customers recognizing they have established a presence in one or more geographic markets.

  • Russell NDE Systems 
  • New West Opportunities 
  • SealWeld Corp.
  • AOG International
  • The Uncomplicated Family

Advanced Technology & Innovation:

Recognizing companies that have effectively harnessed the powers of intellectual property and value-added know-how while demonstrated significant year-to-year percentage growth in value of export sales or increased sales volume over the past year.

  • Meggitt Target Systems Canada Inc.
  • Innova Global Ltd.
  • Evtech Solutions Ltd. 3-DP
  • NanoSpeed Diagnostics Inc.
  • Willowglen Systems 

Emerging Exporter:

This award honours an Alberta exporter who is starting to excel in international exporting and contribute to the province’s economic development.

  • Azgard Corp.
  • Integrity Products & Supplies Inc. 
  • Mill Frame Inc.
  • DFC Diesel Inc.
  • OneSoft Solutions Inc.


Recognizes an organization or individual known for championing the cause of exporting in Alberta within their industry or field of expertise.

  • Leduc-Nisku Economic Development
  • Kudos Inc.
  • Pam Steckler from Central Alberta: Access Prosperity
  • Alberta Canola Producers Commission
  • Granify

For a full list of finalists, please visit our website