BEAVER COUNTY, Alberta, April 1st, 2021: Claystone Waste Ltd. (Claystone Waste) is pleased to announce the appointment of Corey Popick, P.Biol., as its Chief Operating Officer.
After an extensive national search, Corey brings a wealth of solid waste and environmental infrastructure planning and management experience to Claystone Waste, gained in the consulting engineering industry and in municipal public works.
Corey is currently the Director of Environmental Utilities and Planning for the Town of Redcliff, AB and Landfill Manager for the Redcliff Cypress Regional Waste Management Authority. Under his leadership, the Redcliff Cypress Regional Landfill has significantly expanded its waste disposal capacity to include municipal and industrial wastes from outside municipalities and regions including Calgary and is in the process of commissioning a 20,000 tonne per year organic waste composting facility.
Corey is a graduate in biology and microbiology from the University of Saskatchewan and is pursuing ongoing civil engineering studies at the University of North Dakota. He holds Alberta Level 3 Certification in Water and Wastewater Treatment, Alberta Level 2 Certification in Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection, a Manager of Landfill Operations designation from the Solid Waste Association of North America and is an ICS 300 intermediate Incident Emergency Response Commander.
Corey’s skill and expertise align perfectly with Claystone Waste’s strategic plan to build a diversified portfolio of western Canadian waste management businesses based on the tremendous success of the Beaver Regional Landfill facility located near Ryley, AB.
An avid outdoorsman, Corey is looking forward to relocating with his family to the Edmonton – Beaver region and enjoy the great recreational opportunities in the area.
As Chief Operating Officer, Corey will report to Claystone Waste Ltd.’s Chief Executive Officer, Pierre Breau, P.Eng., ICD.D. Corey will take on his new role in May 2021;
Claystone Waste Ltd. is proud to be an Alberta Top Employer in 2021.
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