About us


TUGLIQ offers to Northern operations, principally mining, as well as communities, infrastructures that enable energy diversification with significant economic and environmental advantages over sole-fuel diesel.

Our Mission

Deliver the best energy solutions to the High North, through diversification and maximum use of cost-effective renewable energy and small-scale LNG.


Be the North American reference for lower-carbon proximity energy for the High North.

Our values

TUGLIQ believes in the power of new perspectives, ideas, and hard work to meet unforeseen industrial demands and to make the world a better place to live.


TUGLIQ believes in the importance of quality relationships with its customers, partners, employees and investors, as well as with the neighboring communities, in order to achieve common goals.

Sustainable Development

TUGLIQ believes in responsible development with due respect to society and the environment , so that all can benefit and prosper on a long-term, sustainable basis.

Our executive team

Pierre Rivard
President & CEO

Dr. Pierre Rivard, Ing, M. Ing., MBA - Président & CEO

  • Formerly founding CEO of Hydrogenics Corp. (NASDAQ : HYGS, TSX : HYG) - 12 years
  • Investor in and director of a number of entreprises, equity fund-raising totalling $146 M, strategic alliances with blue-chip partners
  • Led high-performance teams recipient of numerous awards
  • Doctorate Honoris Causa in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto, for life-time achievements in energy technology and entrepreneurship
  • M. Eng. (Mechanical) from the University of Toronto, MBA from Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, B.Eng. (Mechanical) from Royal Military College of Canada.
  • Pierre Rivard biography
Laurent Abbatiello
Vice president principal & CFO

Laurent Abbatiello ing. jr., CMA, MBA, PMP - Principal Vice-President & CFO

  • Founder of Comenco Lab, mining strategy consultancy with broad realizations ranging from construction management of 100+ trades persons in the Arctic, to elaboration of business plans for mining expensionary projects.
  • M.B.A. from Instituto de Empresa (Spain), Mechanical Engineering from the École Catholique des Arts et Métiers (France), CMA from Concordia University (Canada)
  • Laurent Abbatiello biography