Leadership Team


Darrel Friesen 
President, TAHK Projects Ltd.

Darrel Friesen has been in the Oil and Gas and Industrial Construction business since 1979 in Western Canada, including the Territories. During this time, he has been involved in the Engineering, Procurement, Planning and Construction aspects for dozens of projects. His industrial experience includes numerous Oil and Gas Processing and Production Facilities, Pipelines, Petro-chemical and Fertilizer projects, Power Generation, Oilsands Extraction, Sulphur Recovery, Hazardous Waste Disposal and Facility Decommissioning and Site remediation projects.

Darrel has been in senior and executive level management roles since 1993 and has been the President of TAHK Projects Ltd.since 2013.


Ashley Godwin 
CEO, TAHK Projects Ltd.

Ashley started in the Oil and Gas industry in 1993. His progression and experience gained from tradesman to Construction and Project Management, eventually led to him and his business partner, Kyle Melnyk, establishing TAHK Projects Ltd.in 2007.

His career includes extensive experience in all aspects of industrial construction from conception to design to completion. Projects he has been directly involved with vary and include Canola Oilseed Processing Plants, Pipelines, Power Generation, Oil and Gas Processing Facilities, Chemical Plants and LNG Storage.

Ashley has experience working in remote locations in the Northwest Territories and across Canada from Pipeline Alley in Edmonton, AB, to Saint John, New Brunswick on the Atlantic Coast.

Currently Ashley is Co-CEO and owner of TAHK Projects Ltd. and lives in Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada.


Kyle Melnyk 
CEO, TAHK Projects Ltd.

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