Major Industry in the County

Yellowhead County is fortunate in that there is a vast diversity of industry covering the region.  From mining in the west and agriculture in the east, logging and oil & gas production throughout, the county is rich in natural resources.  Some of the more prominent businesses operating throughout Yellowhead County include:

Canadian Natural Resources

Repsol Canada

Weyerhaeuser Canada

West Fraser Mills Ltd.

Teck Coal

ConocoPhillips Canada Energy (CNRL)

TC Energy (formerly TransCanada Pipeline Ltd.)

Suncor Energy Inc.

Yellowhead Wood Products Inc.

Ovintiv (formerly Encana)

Shell

CN Rail

Lehigh Inland Cement Ltd.

Sherritt Coal

Husky Energy

Vista Mine Mine Project (Bighorn Mining)

Cascade Power Project (Kineticor)

Canyon Creek Power Project (Turning Point/Windriver)

For additional information on industries operating not only in Yellowhead County, but also throughout the Province of Alberta, please visit the Alberta Advantage site.