Prairie Thermal Treatment Facility

Proposed Project for Forestburg, Alberta

Proposed Facility

The Prairie Thermal Treatment facility is a state-of-the-art non-hazardous waste incineration facility.

Tried and tested technology

The project is a small world-class facility that will service niche customers. The technology is tried and tested, and will be unique in Alberta.

Alberta owned and operated

The developer is Prairie Thermal Treatment Ltd, one of the G-M Pearson group of companies.

Contributing to the community

The facility will contribute jobs and taxes to the Forestburg community for decades.

  • Facility operation will be strictly regulated especially with regards to air quality and human health
  • Low traffic and noise and no other interference with village life
  • All waste will be in closed containers
    Waste is transported in closed, secure vehicles. All operations are housed inside or directly alongside the warehouse-style facility
  • The Facility is based on a high-performance rotary kiln and comprehensive air pollution control system
  • All waste is non-hazardous
    The facility will treat wastes from medical facilities as well as other sensitive wastes that require total destruction. The plant will safely and securely process up to 8,000 tonnes of waste per year

Proven Technology from
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Proven Technology from
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  • Facility operation will be strictly regulated especially with regards to air quality and human health
  • Low traffic and noise and no other interference with village life
  • All waste will be in closed containers
    Waste is transported in closed, secure vehicles. All operations are housed inside or directly alongside the warehouse-style facility.
  • The Facility is based on a high-performance rotary kiln and comprehensive air pollution control system.
  • All waste is non-hazardous
    The facility will treat wastes from medical facilities as well as other sensitive wastes that require total destruction. The plant will safely and securely process up to 8,000 tonnes of waste per year.

Why Forestburg?

Forestburg was selected from multiple communities who expressed an interest in the project.

Advantages of the Forestburg location

Forestburg is a central location with a trained workforce, reliable power and access to water for cooling.

Benefits to the Community

The facility will provide 22 full-time jobs plus various contracting opportunities.
The facility has a life span of approximately 30 years and it will contribute to the village’s tax base as well as to regional development.

Prairie Thermal Treatment Ltd is a G-M Pearson Company

G-M Pearson truck and building

G-M Peason has a long history

  • We are an Alberta, family-owned company in operation since 1988 and we have been involved in waste incineration since the mid-1990s.
  • We have a long history of providing service to government and private sector groups, managing a wide range of non-hazardous wastes.
  • We run a fleet of trucks to service current contracts. We developed and we operate a waste treatment facility in Rocky View County.
    To learn more about the company, please visit their website.

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