Our Investments

Hatchet Lake Development LP holds investments on behalf of Hatchet Lake Denesuline First Nation. Profits from investments are reinvested, and the company reviews new investment opportunities and makes recommendations to the Hatchet Lake Denesuline First Nation for approval before a new investment is undertaken.

Here is our current investment portfolio:

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    Athabasca Basin Development

    325-2555 Grasswood Road E Corman Park, SK S7T 0K1
    P: 306.384.0377 | F: 306.382.2917


    Athabasca Basin Development is an aboriginal-owned investment company committed to building and investing in successful businesses. Since being established in 2002, the company has grown to include complete or partial ownership in companies providing a wide range of services. With a strong focus on wealth creation and reinvestment, an experienced management team, and a strong balance sheet, the company is well positioned to continue to acquire, build and grow successful businesses. Athabasca Basin Development is owned by the seven communities in the Athabasca area, with Hatchet Lake owning 23%.

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    Athabasca Catering

    Bay 120, 335 Packham Avenue Saskatoon, SK S7N 4S1
    P: (306) 242-8008 | F: (306) 242-4288


    Athabasca Catering has been in operation since 1992 and employs a workforce of over 500 employees. The company is owned by five First Nation partners which include Kitsaki Management Limited Partnership, English River, Hatchet Lake, Black Lake, and Fond du Lac. Kitsaki is the managing partner and is owned by the Lac La Ronge Indian band. Athabasca Catering is a 100% Saskatchewan First Nation owned Remote Site Catering Company with over 20 years’ experience. We provide a comprehensive package of Camp Catering, Housekeeping, Janitorial and Camp Supply and Management services to remote sites.

    We possess the proven experience and logistical know how to supply a full spectrum of services in remote locations in the most efficient and cost effective manner.

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    Caribou Transport LP

    RR2 Site 4 Comp. 145 Prince Albert, SK S6V 5P9
    P: (306) 763-3111 | F: (306) 763-3113


    Caribou Transport LP specializes in hauling freight within central and northern Saskatchewan, providing delivery and pickup service in Prince Albert and various communities near Prince Albert.  Additionally, they have equipment, facilities, and personnel at Wollaston Lake, on the Hatchet Lake Denesuline First Nation.  Caribou Transport serves La Ronge, Air Ronge, Stanley Mission, Grandmothers Bay, Southend, Points North, Black Lake, Stony Rapids and other northern destinations.

    The strength of Caribou Transport LP comes from its people.  Caribou Transports’ dedicated staff includes the former management and staff of Red’s Transport, with drivers who have many years of experience safely delivering goods on time under the extreme hauling conditions often found in central and northern Saskatchewan.

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    Prince Albert First Nation Business Development LP

    Box 478 Prince Albert, SK S6V 5R8
    P: 306-922-0099 | F: 306-922-5075


    Prince Albert First Nation Business Development LP (PAFNBD) strives to own and operate profitable businesses that create employment opportunities for First Nations people, generate earnings for reinvestment in new businesses and support First Nations quest for economic self-sufficiency. PAFNBD has investments in businesses across numerous sectors, as well as an investment fund that is designed to work in cooperation with PAGC First Nations and their business corporations in the creation and expansion of profitable business enterprises. www.padc.ca