Dene West & Poplar Point

Camps and Catering Services

Acden has two camp catering operations: Dene West at Albian Village, and Poplar Point, operating at CNRL and Syncrude.


Dene West

Dene West Catering is a joint venture between ESS Support Services and Acden. Offering innovative catering and camp service solutions, our strategic operating plans are built on a keen understanding of the region, the camp business and our clients’ specific needs.

Through ESS, our remote camp experience in Northern Canada spans more than 40 years, and we proudly count many of Canada’s foremost oil and gas, pipeline, mining, and construction companies among our list of valued clients.

Remote Camp Services

  • Catering

  • Accommodation

  • Facility management

  • Recreation and retailing

  • Logistics and supply chain


Poplar Point

Poplar Point Camp Services is a joint venture company that combines the strengths and local expertise of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, Fort McKay First Nation and ESS Support Services. ESS and Poplar Point are the market leaders in providing remote camp services and related support assistance to clients in the Wood Buffalo Region.

Remote Camp Services

  • Remote camp management

  • Catering, housekeeping & janitorial services

  • Camp & rental maintenance

Contact Us:

Doug Young

Director of Business Development