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We are committed to enhancing the quality of life in remote and northern regions through strategic planning, development, and community partnerships.

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What We Do

At Far North Group of Companies, we specialize in providing comprehensive solutions to infrastructure challenges and promoting economic development within First Nation and Northern Ontario communities. Our services span various sectors, including energy, mining, and forestry, ensuring that projects are completed efficiently and effectively. We are committed to enhancing the quality of life in remote and northern regions through strategic planning, development, and community partnerships.


Our Approach

Our approach is grounded in a deep understanding of the unique needs and challenges faced by First Nation and Northern Ontario communities. We prioritize building strong, sustainable relationships with local communities, government entities, and private sector organizations. Our team of experts works collaboratively with stakeholders to deliver innovative and practical solutions tailored to each project’s specific requirements. We emphasize speed, precision, and attention to detail to ensure successful project outcomes.


Our Mission

Our mission is to drive positive change and foster economic growth in First Nation and Northern Ontario communities by providing expert advisory services and facilitating impactful development projects. We aim to bridge the gap between traditional knowledge and modern development practices, promoting sustainable and inclusive growth for all communities involved.

About Our Firm

Far North Group of Companies is a multifaceted organization with a focus on development projects across various sectors. Led by Shane Diakunchak, who brings significant policy experience and extensive knowledge of First Nation development sectors, our firm is uniquely positioned to address the infrastructure and economic development needs of remote communities. Shane’s work with Nishnawbe-Aski Nation Communities and his connections within key ministries and funding agencies provide our clients with unparalleled insights and expertise.

Why Choose Us?

Far North Group of Companies stands out for its deep-rooted relationships with First Nations communities, extensive sector knowledge, and a proven track record of successful project execution. Our client-focused approach ensures that we meet the unique needs of each project while fostering sustainable and productive community relationships. Whether you are advancing new plans or expanding existing operations, our experienced team is dedicated to driving your project to success.

Our Divisions

  • Far North Developments: An avant-garde consulting firm with a proven track record in working with First Nations, private sector businesses, and domestic and foreign government agencies. Specializing in Aboriginal training initiatives, Indigenous consultation, and environmental assessment processes, we aim to improve the socio-economic conditions of the communities we serve.
  • Far North Resources: Providing resource exploration and development services.
  • Far North Fuels: Focused on energy sector projects, including transmission planning and water power development.
  • Far North Ventures: Supporting innovative ventures and new business development in Northern Ontario.

Our Impact

Working Together.

Transforming communities through measurable success and unwavering dedication

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Our Office

405 Waverley St., Suite 1505 Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 1B8

Contact Us

(807) 628-2250 

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