Company Resume

Company Resume 2019-05-24T15:40:51+00:00

We are the Top Kootenay Employers of 2018 and 2019!

Transcendent Mining and Mobilization Inc. (TMM) was established in the fall of 2014. We are a fast-growing mining, civil construction and forestry company that provides services as construction/project management, project execution and project support. The management team at TMM has a combined 100 plus years of experience with supervision, management, and heavy equipment operations in civil and mining construction. We have grown from the start of four employees in 2014 to over one hundred in 2017, recognized by Kootenaybiz.com as one of the top Kootenay Employers (2016/2017/2018).

Ian Benson, president of TMM, had a dream to start a construction company. Seeing the need for a heavy equipment contracting in the Elk Valley, he shared the idea with Bud Lynch, currently TMM General Manager. Bud adopted Ian’s dream and together they built a team of individuals to carry out their strategies.

In addition to Transcendent Mining and Mobilization Inc., our shareholders combined Business experience also includes many more companies: T-Lane Trucking (http://t-lane.ca/work/ ), Revelstoke Mountain Homes, Bison Lodge (http://www.revelstokebisonlodge.com/ ), The Keg at Devonshire Mall (https://www.kegsteakhouse.com/locations/windsor-devonshire-keg/ ), Bearspaw Contracting inc., RMR Radiator & Boom Truck Services Ltd. and many more personal small business ventures. With our team of combined business experience, we are committed to providing outstanding mining and mobilization support services.

TMM has core values that are incorporated into daily work and is an integral component of the corporate culture. The integration of the following core values are an integral part to our future success:

  • Uncompromising commitment to Health, Safety, Environment, and Quality.
  • An open relationship with our employees based on mutual trust, respect, and success.
  • Transparency, Accountability, and Discipline in our business
  • Best in class Risk Awareness
  • Integrity in all we do
  • Financial Responsibility to our stakeholders

TMM’s mission is to safely deliver any project, any time, in any environment, for the benefit of our customers, stakeholders’, employees, and the communities we serve.

TMM’s vision is to be the Contractor and Employer of Choice by safely and consistently delivering successful and innovative capital projects and services anywhere in the world. Our motto is ‘Above and Beyond Ordinary’.

Partners & Affiliates

Current and Previous Projects

Teck Coal - 2019 Major Projects

ProjectContract ManagerDescription
LCO WLC Contouring and Site PreparationDan Charest / Carlie MeyerContour dump face to reduce angle from 36ø to 24ø, prepare micro sites for future planting. Equipment utilized included 5x D11 Dozers and 1x D8 Dozer ? Total D11 hours of 3,595 with 99% Availability of D11 Dozers achieved.
LCO Rejects Soil SalvageDan Charest / Carlie MeyerStrip, load and haul topsoil from the Rejects Stockpile area. Contour and place topsoil on dump face, stockpile remaining topsoil on site. Approximately 30,000 M? moved.
LCO Train Loop Soil SalvageDan CharestStrip, load and haul topsoil to stockpile. Approximately 50,000 M? moved.
GHO Environmental InfrastructureLeigh Stickney / Jeremy EnnsConstruction and maintenance of various environmental controls including sediment ponds, ditches and erosion repairs across the mine site.
GHO Phase 5 Drill PadsAlison SewardConstruction and upgrades of exploration roads, construction of drill pads, ongoing drill support.
GHO Phase 7 Drill PadsJo-Anne SingletonConstruction and upgrades of in pit exploration roads, construction of drill pads, ongoing drill support.
FRO Henretta Contouring and Site PreparationDan Charest / Carlie MeyerContour dump face to reduce angle from 36ø to 24ø, prepare micro sites for future planting.
FRO Greenhouse MaintenanceMarsha ClarkeOngoing support for onsite greenhouse including planting preparation, planting and growing of various species.
FRO Turnbull ExplorationColin ChapmanConstruction and upgrades of exploration roads, construction of drill pads, ongoing drill support.
FRO Henretta Creek Fish Habitat ConstructionJim ThornerExcavation of flood plain, construction and installation of instream structures to support fish habitat and spawning.
FRO Swift Creek Fish Habitat ConstructionJim ThornerExcavation of flood plain, redirect water flow into newly constructed channels. Construction and installation of instream structures to support fish habitat and spawning.
FRO Swift Tower Diversion Push FallingJill Mitchell / Jeff WhiteheadPushfall timber, skid and stockpile timber for Swift Tower Diversion Project. Road Construction, Grubbing and Topsoil recovery
FRO Site DrainageNeil MacDonaldConstruction and ongoing maintenance of erosion control structures across the mine site including ditches, sumps, interceptor ditches and access roads.
FRO AWTF-S Early EarthworksTyler Roberts / Blaine NickelEarly earthworks for FRO AWTF-S project including soil salvage, trench excavation and rough site grading.
FRO AWTF-N Groundwater Well Drill PadsTyler Roberts / Blaine NickelConstruction and upgrades of access roads, construction of drill pads, ongoing drill support.
FRO North Loop Pond CleanoutScott RougheadClean out North Loop Sediment Pond

Mining

ProjectContract ManagerYear
LCO BRX Dozer PushJoseph Froehler2015
LCO Soil SalvageDan Charest2016
LCO Soil SalvageDan Charest2017
GHO Dam Raise ProjectMark Slater2015/16
GHO CPX ProjectSean Beswick2016
GHO PondsLeigh Stickney2015/16
GHO MiscVarious2016
GHO InfrastructureLeigh Stickney2016
GHO Dryer PondLeigh Stickney2017
GHO Bare RentKevin Galla2017
GHO Plant Water LineKevin Galla2017
GHO Lower Round PraireLeigh Stickney2017
GHO Clean LoadoutKim Spence / Buzz Vandale2017
GHO Build PadSteve Gredzuk2017
GHO Drainage ControlLeigh Stickney2017
GHO Water Waste CellsLeigh Stickney2017
GHO Bare RentLaura Gislason2017
GHO 6 PipelineSean Beswick2017
GHO Landfarm WorkSean Beswick2017
GHO Plant work and General Erosion Control / Pond cleanoutsSean Beswick2017
GHO Dryer Water LineJohann Barnett2017
GHO Excavation LoadoutRob Ison2017
GHO Ramp for DrillersPaul Welsh2017
GHO Phase 3 PipelinePaul Welsh2017
FRO North Swift Soil SalvageDan Charest / Mohsin Hashmi2016
FRO Dredge (cleanup)Erica Brown2016/17
FRO Fish HabitatJim Thorner2016
FRO Britt Creek BreakerRyan Fuzi2016
FRO Eagle PondsLee Wilm2016
FRO Bare Rent LoaderTim White2016
FRO Eagle Pond SumpsLee Wilm2016
FRO Tank Pad BuildWarwick Heath2016
FRO Road Building Land FarmNeil McDonald2016
FRO Bare Rent (all)Erika Brown / Tiim White2016
FRO Rip Rap Creek DiversionGina McCutcheon / Brian Geoghegan2016
FRO Snow DumpDave Swail / Peter Lorenzo2016
FRO Snow RemovalVarious2016/17
FRO Swift Creek Interceptor DitchRuby Yan2016
FRO Liver PoolLee Wilm2017
FRO Swift Creek Repairs WP03Ryan Fuzi2017
FRO Swift N Spoil Fuel Stn.Ruby Yan2017
FRO Multiplate BermBrian Geoghegan2017
FRO Lock BlacksBrian Geoghegan2017
FRO Bare RentTim White2017
FRO Swift Misc. projectRuby Yan2017
FRO Supply cold mixPatrick Milan2017
FRO Annual Road/Ditch & Sump MaintenanceNeil MacDonald2017
FRO Pot Hole RepairPatrick Milan2017
FRO Annual landfarm Maint.Morgan Lypka2017
FRO Henretta Fuel TankErin Niemi2017
FRO Pipeline Clean upErika Brown2017
FRO Swift ExplorationPeter Leriche2017
FRO Manhole ExcavationErika Brown2017
FRO Site Prep PowerlineRyan Fuzi2017
FRO Bay 16 Waste HaulSimon Brewer2017
FRO Bay Clean outWill Kmiecik / Bob Bauld2017
FRO Develop Swift Pit NorthVerne Varney2017
FRO Pulling Power PolesMehul Joshi / Chris Standish2017
FRO Sub Station Clean upMehul Joshi / Chris Standish2017
FRO Brownie Spoil Com SiteSpring Quin2017
FRO Manhole Cleanout Main RoadBob Bauld / Will Kmiecik2017
FRO Removal Cables from PondErika Brown / Frank Longo2017
FRO Turnbull Road RepairsScott Dressler2017
FRO Potable Water TanksErika Brown2017
FRO Berm S Tailings DischargeHeather Brickner2017
FRO Berm HenrettaKeith Streeter2017
FRO Lab site drainage / Parking LotWill Kmiecik / Bob Bauld2017
FRO Oil Clean up SunshineMehul Joshi2017
FRO Till Berm at STPHeather Brickner2017
FRO Clean Pad SiloRob Scott2017
FRO Prep Chain up areaPatrick Milan2017

Forestry

ProjectContract ManagerYear
Crown Spur BC ForestryKevin Bulmer2015

Civil Construction

ProjectContract ManagerYear
Montane Stage 3Simon Howse2016/17
City of Fernie 2016 Water and Sewer ProjectISL Engineering2016/17

Other

ProjectContract ManagerYear
Elk Valley AirportRDEK2015
Corbin Creek ProjectDistrict of Sparwood2015
CP Rail ProjectCP Rail2016

Team Project Experience Outside of TMM - Teck Coal

ProjectTMM Team MemberContract ManagerYear
GH1 Soil StrippingBud Lynch, General ManagerMark Slater12/13/2011
GHO Site C Erosion Repair and Liner PlacementBud Lynch, General ManagerLeigh Stickney2011/12
GHO Breaker Pocket Pond ConstructionBud Lynch, General ManagerLeigh Stickney2011/12
GHO Dam Raise ProjectBud Lynch, General ManagerMark Slater2014
Roland Schmideder, Supervisor
FRO Erosion RepairBud Lynch, General ManagerSean Beswick2011/12
Roland Schmideder, Supervisor
FRO Swift Creek Pipe Line UpgradesBud Lynch, General ManagerLeigh Stickney2011/12
FRO Burning Waste HaulBud Lynch, General ManagerKate Middleton2011/12
FRO Turnbull Mining and Spoil Construction to DesignBud Lynch, General ManagerDave Swail / Daniel Parker2011/12
FRO Eagle 6 V7 Cut ? MiningBud Lynch, General ManagerDave Swail / Daniel Parker2011/12
FRO Eagle 6 West ? De-wateringBud Lynch, General ManagerDave Swail / Craig Madsen2011/12
FRO Eagle 6 West ? Pit Bottom MiningBud Lynch, General ManagerDave Swail / Daniel Parker2011/12
FRO North Yard Expansion ProjectBud Lynch, General ManagerBrian Geoghegan2011/12
FRO EnvironmentalLarry Poch, Site ManagerVictoria Gehue / Lee Wilm2016 & many previous years
FRO Dredge Clean upLarry Poch, Site ManagerErica Brown2016 & many previous years
FRO Swift Creek Powerline WP03Larry Poch, Site ManagerRyan Fuzi2016 & many previous years
FRO Fish HabitatLarry Poch, Site ManagerJim Thorner2016 & many previous years
FRO Fusing PipeLarry Poch, Site ManagerTim White2016 & many previous years
FRO NTP RipRap Creek DiversionLarry Poch, Site ManagerGina McCutcheon2016 & many previous years
FRO N GH Catch Basin Sediment RemovalLarry Poch, Site ManagerGina McCutcheon2016 & many previous years
FRO Kilmarnick Access RoadLarry Poch, Site ManagerDylan2016 & many previous years
FRO Britt Creek BreakerLarry Poch, Site ManagerRyan Fuzi2016 & many previous years
FRO S Tailings PondLarry Poch, Site ManagerGina McCutcheon2016 & many previous years
FRO Leach CreekLarry Poch, Site ManagerErin Naemi2016 & many previous years
FRO Eagle PondsLarry Poch, Site ManagerLee Wilm2016 & many previous years
FRO Tank Pad BuildLarry Poch, Site ManagerNeil MacDonald2016
FRO Turnbull Drainage Project ? Settling Pond ConstructionBud Lynch, General ManagerRyan Fitzgerald2011/12
Roland Schmideder, Supervisor
FRO Waste Water Cells Liner ReplacementBud Lynch, General ManagerKevin Honeymen2011/12
CMO Crush Pile MoveBud Lynch, General ManagerPaul Begin2010
CMO 37 Pit Coal HaulBud Lynch, General ManagerPaul Begin2010
CMO Middle Mountain Soil StrippingBud Lynch, General ManagerPaul Begin2010
Roland Schmideder, Supervisor
CMO North Loop Load Out ExpansionBud Lynch, General ManagerPaul Begin2010
Roland Schmideder, Supervisor
LCO ? OperationsGeorge Wilson ? Contract General Forman / ConsultantLCO Superintendent Mine Operations1981-2012