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Custom Concrete Northern and Sarjeant Propane Showcase Mining Solutions at Canadian Mining Expo 2024

Posted on June 12th, 2024 by Admin@sarjeant

Custom Concrete Northern and Sarjeant Propane Showcase Mining Solutions at Canadian Mining Expo 2024

Timmins, ON – June 6, 2024 – The Custom Concrete Northern and Sarjeant Propane team had a productive and engaging two days at the Canadian Mining Expo 2024, held June 5-6 in Timmins, Ontario.

Our team was thrilled to connect with many mining industry professionals and showcase how our specialized products and services can support their unique operational needs.

The Custom Concrete Northern and Sarjeant Propane booth featured displays highlighting the companies’ key mining-focused offerings, including:

  • Custom concrete mixes engineered for enhanced durability, fast-curing properties, and reduced environmental impact in mining infrastructure projects
  • Reliable and efficient propane supply, storage, and delivery services to power mining operations, camps, and vehicle fleets
  • Advanced equipment and technologies to improve safety, productivity, and sustainability across mining sites

“The dialogue we had with attendees was invaluable, and we’re excited about the opportunities to collaborate with new and existing customers in the months ahead,” added Pierre Fortin, Sales Manager for Sarjeant Propane.

Our Health and Safety representative, Ashley Rideout, joined Keith Duhan and Pierre Fortin at the expo. Rideout discussed the companies’ commitment to worker safety and sustainable practices.

At Sarjeants, safety and environmental stewardship are core to everything we do. We were glad to share how our products, services, and operational protocols are designed to protect workers and minimize the mining industry’s ecological footprint.

Sarjeant Propane Revs Up Support for 2Cherry Race Team : Exciting Sponsorship Announcement and Car Update!

Posted on May 15th, 2024 by Admin@sarjeant

Sarjeant Propane Revs Up Support for 2Cherry Race Team: Exciting Sponsorship Announcement and Car Update!

Sarjeant Propane is thrilled to announce that we are sponsoring the 2Cherry Race team in Thunder Bay, Ontario, for the upcoming season. We couldn’t be more excited to join forces with Dan Tocheri, a true racing veteran with an impressive 31 years of experience in Dirt Track Racing and an unwavering passion for the sport.

 

 

 

The Sarjeant decals on Dan’s car look sharp, and we are eagerly looking forward to the thrilling season ahead, filled with unforgettable moments that will keep us on the edge of our seats. Over the weekend of April 12-13, a tremendous amount of work was accomplished at the shop, which will allow it to be ready to hit the track for practice on May 15th. 

 

 

Mark your calendars for the May 22, 2024, home opener in Thunder Bay, Ontario. It’s a fantastic opportunity for racing enthusiasts and fans to witness the high-speed action firsthand and show their unwavering support for the incredible 2Cherry Race team. 

 

We invite everyone in the Thunder Bay community to come together and celebrate this exciting event, cheering on Dan Tocheri and the entire team as they embark on their journey.

 

We strongly support local talent and foster a deep sense of community at Sarjeant Propane. Our sponsorship of the 2Cherry Race team exemplifies our commitment to nurturing grassroots sports and providing passionate individuals like Dan Tocheri with the opportunities they deserve to pursue their dreams.

 

Let’s embrace the true spirit of community, sportsmanship, and the relentless pursuit of excellence. Thank you for being integral to this extraordinary journey with Sarjeant Propane and the remarkable 2Cherry Race team!

 

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Sarjeant Propane and Whitesands First Nations Join Forces

Posted on May 14th, 2024 by Admin@sarjeant

Sarjeant Propane and Whitesands First Nations Join Forces

Strengthening Connections & Empowering Energy Independence

February 21st was remarkable for Sarjeant Propane and the Whitesands First Nations community! Our dedicated employees embarked on an extraordinary journey, marking a partnership that is set to fuel the community’s growth and prosperity. While signing the Community Benefits Agreement was a significant milestone, our visit was also a celebration of our ongoing commitment to proudly supply propane and explore innovative solutions, such as a vehicle dispenser system, to support the community’s transition from oil to propane. It was an incredible experience to meet the community members in person and witness the trust placed in us as their chosen propane supplier.

 

At Sarjeant Propane, our commitment to establishing strong and enduring connections with First Nations Communities across Northern Ontario is unwavering. We take immense pride in being the trusted provider of propane solutions for heating and power, meticulously tailored to meet the unique economic and environmental requirements of these communities. Our partnerships with First Nations are not just about providing a service, but about actively contributing to their self-sufficiency and prosperity, a commitment we hold dear.

 

Propane presents an exceptional opportunity for energy self reliance, especially in remote areas where access to electricity grids may be limited or unreliable. By embracing propane, First Nations communities gain a reliable energy source and greater control over their energy supply, empowering them to shape their own future.

The members of Whitesands First Nations (on the left) standing alongside our team (on the right), including Meaghan Roeck (Sales Support Specialist), Scott Elliott (CEO), Pierre Fortin (Sales Manager), Wayne Nash (Director of Finance), and Ben Carlson (Market Manager).

Celebrating the unity and the promising journey ahead as we work together to create a brighter, more sustainable future.

We are honoured to embark on this journey with Whitesands First Nations and other First Nations communities.

We remain steadfast in our commitment to providing top notch propane solutions while fostering sustainable growth and prosperity.

Together, we can create a brighter, more energy independent future for all.

 

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Sarjeant Propane Supports the Rowan Tree Collective

Posted on March 29th, 2024 by Admin@sarjeant

Sarjeant Propane Supports the Rowan Tree Collective

We are thrilled to announce our recent partnership with the Rowan Tree Collective, a local organization dedicated to serving families of young adults with autism and other exceptionalities. Our mission is to contribute to the well-being and create opportunities for individuals who may face challenges in traditional education and employment paths.

 

We take immense pride in supporting our community, and as part of our commitment, we decided to treat our hardworking staff to a delectable lunch catered by Both Hands Wood-Fired Pizzeria & Bakery. Not only does Both Hands serve Thunder Bay’s best wood-fired pizza and cookies, but they also provide supported employment opportunities to individuals like Noah, a member of the Rowan Tree Collective. Noah, along with his friends, played a significant role in putting together the pizza order for our staff lunch, making it an unforgettable experience for everyone involved.

 

 

The Rowan Tree Collective, a privately funded not-for-profit organization, offers a unique array of programs. These include life skills, recreation and entertainment, health and wellness, active citizenship and volunteerism, and employment. Since its establishment in 2021, the organization has grown from serving six families to supporting thirty families in our community. We are honored to be part of the Rowan Tree Collective’s journey and have the opportunity to contribute to their monthly birthday celebrations, fostering a sense of belonging and enhancing the overall well-being of the participants.

 

 

In a heartwarming moment, our Operations Manager, Ben, our Finance Director, Wayne, and our Sales Manager, Pierre, Noah’s proud father, joined Noah in a photo to commemorate this special event.

 

 

Our partnership with the Rowan Tree Collective is a testament to our unwavering commitment to the community and our belief in the importance of inclusivity and support for individuals facing unique challenges. This partnership marks the beginning of a solid and enduring relationship as we eagerly look forward to contributing to the Rowan Tree Collective’s continued growth and success.

 

 

We are proud to stand alongside the Rowan Tree Collective in making a difference and creating a more inclusive community for all. Together, we can positively impact the lives of individuals and families in our community.

 

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Sarjeant Propane Shines at Opportunities Northwest Job Fair, Connecting with North Ontario Job Seekers

Posted on March 28th, 2024 by Admin@sarjeant

Sarjeant Propane Shines at Opportunities Northwest Job Fair, Connecting with North Ontario Job Seekers

Engaging with the Community, Highlighting Career Opportunities & Building Bridges

Thunder Bay, Thursday, March 28—We were thrilled to host a successful job fair at the Valhalla Inn Thunder Bay as part of the Opportunities Northwest event. This unique event, organized by Equinox Gold Corp., Greenstone Gold Mines, and Dougall Media, provided an excellent platform for job seekers and businesses to connect and explore employment opportunities across various sectors.

 

The Job Fair, which took place on March 28, 2024, attracted enthusiastic job seekers from diverse industries such as technology, medicine, trades, construction, mining, government, retail, hospitality, and tourism. The event’s goal was to address the challenges faced by job seekers in finding suitable employment and foster face-to face interactions with potential employers.

 

Our dedicated team at Sarjeant Propane actively engaged with attendees at our booth. Jerraldine Tomarong, Pierre Fortin, Shannon Spoljarich, Diamond MacKenzie, and Terry Nephin represented Sarjeant Propane and shared invaluable insights about the exciting career opportunities available within our company.

 

“We are delighted to have had the opportunity to participate in the Opportunities Northwest Job Fair,” expressed Jerraldine Tomarong, one of our representatives from Sarjeant Propane. It was a fantastic experience to connect with job seekers from our community and discuss potential career prospects within our organization. We value local talent and remain committed to fulfilling employment opportunities and bringing more jobs back to The North”

 

At Sarjeant Propane, our commitment to serving the North Ontario community drives us to actively seek out talented individuals eager to contribute to a growing and dynamic industry. Our enthusiastic participation in this Job Fair underscored our dedication to engaging with job seekers and presenting them with meaningful career options.

 

“We extend our sincere gratitude to our team for their exceptional representation of Sarjeant Propane at the event” expressed Wayne Wilson, Director of Finance at Sarjeant Propane.” Their participation and unwavering enthusiasm significantly contributed to the success of the job fair. We are thrilled about the potential candidates we had the pleasure of meeting and eagerly anticipate welcoming new members to our Sarjeant Propane family.”

 

As a company deeply committed to supporting the local community and creating employment opportunities in the region, Sarjeant Propane continues to grow and expand its operations. We seek dedicated individuals who share our values and are passionate about providing exceptional service to our valued customers.

Jerraldine Tomarong at the Sarjeants booth at The Opportunities Northwest Job Fair.

Sarjeant Propane’s Enthusiastic Team Strikes a Pose, left-to-right: Pierre Fortin with Director of Finance Wayne Wilson and Market Manager Ben Carlson.

For more information about our exciting career opportunities, please visit our Careers page.

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Sarjeant Company Announces Acquisition of Northern Ontario Territory from Superior Propane

Posted on December 19th, 2023 by Admin@sarjeant

SARJEANT COMPANY ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF NORTHERN ONTARIO TERRITORY FROM SUPERIOR PROPANE

The Sarjeant Company, a leading home heating and energy solutions provider, is thrilled to announce the successful acquisition of the northern Ontario territory from Superior Propane, Fort Frances, to New Liskeard. The territory will now operate under the name Sarjeant Propane.

 

This acquisition represents a significant milestone in Sarjeant’s ongoing commitment to better serve the needs of its valued customers and exceed their expectations. With a rich history dating back to 1889, Sarjeant has been a trusted home heating and energy solutions provider. The company began transitioning to the fuel industry in 1952 and expanded its presence in the North from Timmins to Fort Frances in 1975. The move to propane commenced in 2014, solidifying Sarjeant’s dedication to innovative solutions.

 

Sarjeant Company understands that news of an acquisition can sometimes create concern or uncertainty among customers. However, customers can rest assured that this strategic move is driven by the company’s unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional products, services, and an enhanced customer experience. Throughout the heating season, Sarjeant will work diligently with Superior Propane to ensure a smooth integration, with exclusive support from Sarjeant Propane ready to be provided entirely by the upcoming summer.

 

Customers can expect no changes to their deliveries or services during this transition. Account inquiries and payments should continue to be directed to Superior Propane. Sarjeant Propane is committed to maintaining the familiar faces and reliable service that customers have come to expect while also focusing on continuously developing innovative solutions tailored to their unique requirements.

 

Sarjeant Propane is excited to bring the following benefits to customers:

 

Local Dispatch: Sarjeant recognizes the value of community and personalized service. In line with this, dispatch and administrative support teams will be retained or sourced locally. When customers reach out to Sarjeant, they will speak with someone from their community who understands their needs and places them first. The goal is to provide safe, reliable, and friendly service while reducing or eliminating wait times.

 

Unwavering Commitment: Customer satisfaction remains Sarjeant’s top priority. To facilitate a seamless transition, the company has prioritized retaining experienced staff. Sarjeant is grateful for the dedicated team of delivery drivers and service technicians who have stayed on board. They possess extensive knowledge of the local area and are committed to maintaining and exceeding the level of service customers have come to expect.

 

Open Communication: Sarjeant values customer feedback and trust and is committed to maintaining open lines of communication. Customers are encouraged to contact the dedicated customer support team with questions, concerns, or suggestions via phone at 1-844-770-7263 or 705-776-7263 or email info@sarjeants.com. The team is available to address queries and provide necessary assistance.

 

Sarjeant Propane looks forward to building lasting relationships with every customer. The company is genuinely excited about this new chapter and proud of the opportunity to bring job opportunities, such as backend office staff, administration, and operations, back to the North, ultimately enabling better service for customers. Sarjeant is grateful for the continued support and eagerly anticipates the journey ahead.

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Sarjeant Propane Supports Clean Water Initiative at Naicatchewenin First Nation

Posted on November 16th, 2023 by Admin@sarjeant

Sarjeant Propane Supports Clean Water Initiative at Naicatchewenin First Nation

We had the incredible opportunity to visit the Naicatchewenin First Nation’s water treatment facility on November 16th, 2023. As representatives from Sarjeant Propane, we were honoured to be invited to witness firsthand the remarkable progress being made to ensure clean and safe drinking water for First Nation communities across Canada.

 

Upon our arrival, we were warmly welcomed by Naicatchewenin Chief, Band Council, and staff. Their hospitality and dedication to this vital project were genuinely inspiring. For years, we have been eager to learn more about the cutting-edge technology and infrastructure that would provide the community safe access to clean water.

 

The tour of the water treatment facility showcased the impressive efforts to address the long- standing challenge of clean drinking water in indigenous communities.

 

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the Naicatchewenin Chief, Band Council, and staff for their warm reception and for granting us the privilege of witnessing the positive impact their leadership and efforts will have on the community. Their unwavering dedication to improving the quality of life for residents is truly commendable and inspires us to do more.

 

Our participation in this tour was a powerful reminder of our unwavering commitment to environmental stewardship, community engagement, and social responsibility. As Sarjeant Propane, we are proud to stand alongside Naicatchewenin First Nation in their pursuit of clean water access. We recognize that this issue is of utmost importance and pledge to continue working hand in hand with indigenous communities to find sustainable solutions.

 

We look forward to future collaborations with Naicatchewenin First Nation and other communities across Canada. Together, we can make a lasting difference in individuals’ lives and contribute to a brighter and more sustainable future for all.

Please visit our Community page for more information about our involvement in community initiatives.

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