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About us

Founded in 2011, UANAN Experts Conseils is a First Nation company in Ekuanitshit (Mingan) that provides professional services in the fields of environment, land use planning, geomatics, forestry and civil works.

The primary objective of UANAN, which means ”landlocked salmon”, is to create real economic, environmental and social benefits in the community through the mandates and training given to Innu workers.


We manage turnkey projects with a unique effective approach, in harmony with sustainable development and natural resources. We contributes to skills development in remote areas, while maximizing local spin-offs.

Waska expertise Environment


Environmental assessments, monitoring, field surveys, environment inventory, conservation and compensation plans, bathymetry.

Waska expertise forestry


Clearing, photo-interpretation, geomorphology, mapping/inventory, assessments and
expertise, forest planning, forest roads.

Waska expertise Civil works

Civil works

Road and pipes, dikes, weirs and dams, earthworks, paving, water and sewer systems, fused pipes, pumping station, culverts demolition/replacement and installation, worksite surveillance.

Waska expertise Roads


Road conception and planning, path localization and optimization, engineering structures, paving and resurfacing.

Waska expertise Construction


Commercial, industrial, institutional and multi-dwelling units.

Waska expertise Mines


Excavation, drilling and blasting, drainage, tailings facilities, dikes and
dams, scouring, earthworks, waste water treatment basins, geomembrane installation, road construction.

Waska expertise Infrastructures


Electric substations, power lines, railways (surveying, route, water course crossing), drone inspection, pipelines.

Waska expertise Municipal works

Municipal works

Urban forestry, building construction, civil works, environment, roads, infrastructures, geomatics and surveying, water rescue, Emergency Preparedness Plan (EPP).

Waska expertise Geomatics

Geomatics and surveying

Technical surveys, topographic surveys, hydrographic surveys, drone surveys, inspection of infrastructures, digital mapping.


Uanan Experts Conseils has been involved in many projects in the Minganie area (Basse-Côte-Nord) over the past years. Among others, we participated in the following projects: groundwater monitoring at the Havre-Saint-Pierre terminal and at the Tio Mine for Rio Tinto Fer et Titane; clearing of a snowmobile trail near the Puyjalon River for Hydro-Quebec; monitoring of fish communities and mercury levels in fish flesh in RO-1, RO-2 and RO-3 reservoirs for Hydro-Québec in collaboration with AECOM. This work was carried out with the involvement of local Innu workers.

Forest engineers, biologists, civil engineers and several technicians from the professional services department of Uanan Experts Conseils are present in the team to manage turnkey mandates.

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Martin Tremblay, For. Eng. Administrative Director

Telephone: 418-660-2037

Email : martin.tremblay@desfor.com