• Natural Resources

    Deep industry experience to help clients navigate challenges at home and abroad.

Unearthing value in a challenging market

Faced with fluctuating commodity prices, growing production and exploration costs, and shortages of both skilled labour and working capital, maintaining profitability and growth is challenging. It is more important than ever for natural resources companies to strategically manage costs and risks, especially in the often highly regulated environments they operate in.

From traditional tax and assurance to a range of advisory services, BDO’s Natural Resources Practice offers clients the strategic guidance they need to weather today’s challenges, wherever they operate. Our dedicated professionals support clients in establishing best practices for long-term success through all phases of growth. Their knowledge and experience encompasses a diverse range of companies operating in natural resources sectors, including:

  • Mining companies in the production, development and exploration stages
  • Mining support service companies, such as drilling contractors and engineering firms
  • Public companies listed on Canadian, US and dual exchanges
  • Private companies, including those with complex financing strategies or plans to become publicly-listed
  • Companies with international projects, including those operating in developing nations
Our Natural Resources Practice offers a range of services specifically oriented toward natural resources companies operating both domestically and abroad, including:
  • Enterprise Resource Planning software installation and support
  • External audit and other assurance
  • Government Incentive Programs consulting and support
  • Internal control, internal audit and management consulting
  • Investigative and forensic accounting
  • Outsourcing services (global and domestic)
  • Profit repatriation strategy consulting
  • SOX 404 consulting and support
  • Taxation strategy and compliance, both domestic and international
  • Technical accounting (IFRS, ASPE and US GAAP) and regulatory (US and Canadian) consulting
  • Transfer pricing consulting and support
  • Valuation and litigation support

BDO brings an international perspective by tapping into our global network of professionals to deliver guidance when and where it’s needed – in Canada and around the world.

Our team specializes in the following sub-sectors:

  • Oil and Gas
  • Mining
  • Power Generation and Distribution
  • Forestry and Logging
  • Alternative Energy