Well Control


Safety Boss offers comprehensive prevention, detection and response services for the Oil and Gas Industry.

Since 1956, we’ve responded to over 800 emergencies in addition to the Kuwait Fires project. We believe incident prevention should be the focus of the industry.

Including us early in Safety Programs and Emergency Response Planning will prevent and reduce accidents, improve response time, and minimize damage when incidents occur. 
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Dedicated and highly-trained Safety Personnel.
Standardized or customized training to fit your particular needs.


Drilling and Completions




Pipeline and Facilities


Blowout, Well Control, Tank & Facility Fires


Design and build our own customized Fire Trucks, Air Trailers, Shower Units an MTC Units.
Bring industry-leading, specialized equipment to each project, based on unique industry and regional demands.


Our reputation may have forged in the fires of Kuwait following the Gulf War, but we have been providing elite well control services around  the globe since 1956.

Safety Boss employs the best technology, equipment and people to meet the rigorous demands of each emergency.

Our team consists of seasoned professionals who have successfully fought oil well fires, blowouts, pipeline ruptures and processing facility fires throughout North America, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Let us put our legendary experience to work for you.

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Calgary – Head Office
Bay 1, 2501 Alyth Road S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 1P7 Canada
Telephone: 403-261-5075
Fax: 403-261-4859


Red Deer
8118 – 49 Avenue Close
Red Deer, AB T4P 2V5 Canada
Telephone: 403-340-0718
Fax: 403-340-0719


Medicine Hat
1, 1500 South Highway Drive
Redcliff, Alberta T0J 2P0 Canada
Telephone: 403-527-8860
Fax: 403-527-8855


3713 – 37 Street
Whitecourt, AB T7S 0C3 Canada
Fax: 780-396-0089


Fort St. John
8512-100th Street
Fort St. John, BC V1J 0E9 Canada
Telephone: 250-785-2721
Fax: 250-785-2724






Call 1-800-882-4967 or fill out form below:


David LarsonDavid LarsonVeresen
Safety is a key focus of any project or routine daily tasks, I have had the opportunity to work closely with Safety Boss over the last two years on large facility maintenance turnaround projects as well as smaller routine jobs and they have exceeded expectations every time.
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Murray Smith, MLAMurray Smith, MLAAlberta Energy
Following the 1991 Gulf War, an Alberta company was at the forefront of oilfield firefighting in Kuwait. That company is Safety Boss.
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Vern GrahamVern GrahamCanadian Pacific Railway
Once again, congratulations and thanks to you and your colleagues for a job well done.
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John BrownieJohn BrownieBP Exploration
I and my Management Team send our congratulations to everyone involved in managing and stabilising the Actina Well Control incident.
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Rick OrmanRick OrmanAlberta Minister of Energy
On behalf of the Alberta Government, I extend our congratulations on your immense success in extinguishing the oil well fires in Kuwait following the liberalization.
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D.J. RuckelD.J. RuckelARCO Alaska
They were very professional in their approach to their job.
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Joseph I. LiebermanJoseph I. LiebermanUS Senator
As chairman of the Gulf Pollution Task Force, I would like to thank you for your contributions in bringing about an early end to this monumental environmental task.
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Brian MulroneyBrian MulroneyPrime Minister of Canada
Safety Boss has played an outstanding role in the capping of Kuwait's burning oil wells.
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Kevin DoyleKevin DoyleMaclean's Magazine
The board wishes to cite your distinguished and lasting contributions to post war recovery in the Middle East in the 1991 Honor Roll to be featured in the magazine.
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F.K.R. Gillespie F.K.R. Gillespie Excel Energy Inc.
Thank you for you prompt response and professional handling of this emergency.
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David B. MitchellDavid B. MitchellLac Minerals Ltd.
The skill and enthusiasm demonstrated by the Safety Boss team was well received by all parties on the lease, and was paramount to a rapid and successful capping of the subject well.
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E. Oloriz - Area ManagerE. Oloriz - Area ManagerCanterra Energy Ltd.
Your regard for the safety of your men and everyone working at the lease was well appreciated.
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Alex R. CummingsAlex R. CummingsPembina
On behalf of myself, and the Board of Directors, the contribution of Safety Boss was appreciated.
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A.W. (Al) DotyA.W. (Al) DotyMesa Petroleum
The equipment supplied by Safety Boss Ltd. was well maintained and readily available. Our complements on a job well done.
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J.E. RoutledgeJ.E. RoutledgeMobil Oil Canada, Ltd.
Your people acted with expedience and diligence and at times, down right bravery in helping us control the well.
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