Our Values in Action
Strengthening Business Relationships With Aboriginal Suppliers
TransCanada values its many contractors and suppliers. They are vital to our success as a company. We work hard to maintain solid relationships with the best suppliers and are always on the lookout for new suppliers who can add value to our projects.
To ensure Aboriginal community participation in our work activity, TransCanada:
Building relationships with contractors and suppliers in new areas of development and maintaining existing relationships makes good business sense as TransCanada’s facilities cross many reserves, Métis settlements, and traditional lands.
In 2006, TransCanada spent approximately $22.2 million on contracts with Aboriginal contractors and Aboriginal employment through our prime contractors.