CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SPOTLIGHT OF THE WEEK ABSOLUTE INSTRUMENT SUPPLY

How nice it is to welcome a new Business into Tumbler Ridge. Absolute Instrument Supply is located right beside CNRL, in the Light Industrial Park. Their address is #6 ? 115 Commercial Park.

Benjie will gladly show you around his new location. Absolute Instrument Supply is a total Industrial Instrumentation Supply Solution. They source all brands of industrial instrumentation and electrical components and parts. They have the most extensive industrial instrumentation and electrical parts inventory in the Peace Region, so chances are that they have everything you need in stock. If they don?t, they will obtain it quickly, add it to their every increasing inventory and deliver it to you in the field. Their goal is to be the only call you need to make when you need parts. Their aim is to provide exceptional customer service by supplying complete, quality parts when YOU need them. Absolute will also work with you to find a solution to your inventory management challenges and they also offer customized inventory management solutions. For your convenience they have delivery and 24 hour service.

Allan Bradley, Eaton Cooper, & Crouse Hinds are some of numerous electrical lines they carry. Some other brand names you will find are Fischer, Fluke, Asco, Catadyne, Swedgelock Stainless Steel tubing and fittings. Swedgelock is the leader in stainless steel parts and fittings. Bruin, Spec Solar and Milton Roy are some of the pump brands they stock. They also carry a line of solar panels, batteries, inverters and battery boxes. You can also find H2S gas, fire, & smoke detection using Ultra Violet and Infra Red fire detection sensors.

Benjie and his family; wife Charmaine and their two boys Ethan, seven and Ayden; three, bought a house in Tumbler Ridge and moved here October of 2007. Charmaine works at the Day Care through South Peace Community Resource Society. She works as a support worker providing care for children who require one on one support and assistance.

Benjie is an Assistant Coach for Novice Hockey. He wants to see soccer start up in Tumbler this summer and has signed up to be part of the executive for Soccer if the community can get it off the ground.

Ethan plays novice hockey and softball. Benjie and Ethan did the Dino Family Camp this summer, as Ethan is a huge dinosaur fan.

The family truly enjoys living, working and volunteering in our community. That is probably why Benjie is the Manager of Absolute Instrument Supply, as this company is very community oriented. They want to deal and employ local people. Presently they are recruiting journeymen and apprentice electricians and instrumentation technicians to work in the local mining and gas field areas.

Absolute is affiliated with Surepoint Services Inc., who provides a complete range of services to the mining, and upstream oil and gas industry ? from drilling and completions through to production. Surepoint is among the fastest growing and most dynamic petroleum service companies in the Peace River Region. Surepoint Services was ranked 3rd in Alberta on the Fast 25 under twenty million in 2006 by Alberta Venture Magazine, they attribute that to their reputation for providing quality work and there on-going commitment to customer service and satisfaction.

The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome such a dynamic Company to Tumbler Ridge and as a new member to our local Chamber. We know you will do well in our community, and thank you for joining and being involved in our Chamber.

Make sure to stop by and introduce yourself to Benjie, and welcome him to the business community.

WATCH FOR THEIR OFFICIAL GRAND OPENING!!

#6 – 115 Commercial Park

Phone: 250.242.5335 ? office

Phone: 250.257.0060 cell

Fax 250.242.5337