Arctic Arrow Powerline Group and Seacliff Group Announce New President and CEO for Arctic Arrow
Vancouver, BC, November 3, 2014: Arctic Arrow Powerline Group, wholly owned by Vancouver based Seacliff Group, today announced that Mr. Simon Davies will assume the role of President and Chief Executive Officer effective November 3, 2014.
Mr. Davies brings to Arctic Arrow over 30 years of increasingly senior experience in industrial construction leadership, project management and estimating, safety, and engineering. Previously, Mr. Davies held senior roles with Commonwealth Construction including President (2006 – 2010), Vice President Engineering & Estimating (1999 – 2006) and Vice President Operations (1997 – 1999). He started his career with Fluor Canada as a design and field engineer. Mr. Davies is a registered Professional Engineer in Alberta and British Columbia, and holds an Honours Bachelor Science degree in Civil Engineering from Queen’s University.
Mr. Davies will be based at the AAPG head office in Surrey, B.C.
“Since we acquired the business in early 2013, Arctic Arrow has repositioned itself to offer more services to a larger group of customers in both the public and private sectors. With the addition of Simon’s extensive industry and operational experience, the company is well positioned for its next phase of growth” said Stephen Curran, Managing Director, Private Equity for Seacliff Group.
“I am very pleased to be joining Arctic Arrow and look forward to building on our strong momentum. We have a great management group, dedicated and well trained field staff, and a large, well maintained equipment fleet. In the coming weeks I look forward to meeting our customers and partners” said Simon Davies.
Arctic Arrow Powerline Group is a full service transmission, distribution, and design powerline consultant and contractor. Operating primarily in western Canada, AAPG is well equipped to handle all overhead and underground power projects from private sector services to large joint venture corporate partnerships. Services include design and engineering, material procurement, project management, new construction, maintenance, trouble response, and emergency restoration. AAPG was founded in 1981 and has grown to become one of the leading powerline service providers in western Canada.
The Seacliff Group is a Vancouver based, privately-owned group of companies with extensive experience in the construction, powerline services, oil and gas services, and real estate sectors. Seacliff’s private equity division is developing a portfolio of businesses in the infrastructure and industrial service sectors. Seacliff is also the majority owner of IPAC Services Ltd, an oil and gas construction, maintenance and logistical services provider based in Grande Prairie, Alberta. Previous notable businesses have included Dominion Construction, Canem Systems, and Saskatchewan-based Broda Construction.
For more information contact:
Arctic Arrow Powerline Group
Vice President, Business Development
& Pre-Construction Services
T: 1 800 647 3303 X 201
The Seacliff Group
Managing Director, Private Equity
T: 604 957 4221