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Ledcor Projects

Location

Vancouver, BC (headquarters); Edmonton, AB; Calgary, AB; Grande Prairie, AB; Red Deer, AB

Description

Employee-owned, with a broad portfolio throughout North America, the Ledcor Group of Companies was founded in 1947 with roots firmly planted in the 'oil patch.' Through thoughtful and strategic decision making throughout the decades, Ledcor has become one of the most diversified conglomerates in North America. Ledcorís diversity includes commercial building construction, heavy civil work, Industrial Construction and Maintenance, Mining, Pipeline Construction and Maintenance as well as Telecommunications.

Ledcor is committed to building "Ledcor Lifetime Clients" through accountability, innovation, quality and sustainability. A strong dedication to safety, a competitive spirit, community involvement responsible action and ethical and accountable leadership is what we stand for.

Ledcor has been a Platinum sponsor of Industry Spotlight since 2009, and has featured five careers in two different videos, highlighting a Scaffolder, Pipefitter, Iron Worker, HR Professional and Environmental Project Coordinator.

Benefits

Ledcor has proven to be a strong stable employer. The Ledcor Group was named to the 2010 list of BC's Top 55 Employers. Our employees are offered competitive compensation, benefits, travel/living allowances and training/professional development opportunities.

Part of Ledcor's corporate culture is to provide support in the various communities in which we operate. Ledcor employees are a diverse, multi-cultural group of people committed to making their community a better place to live and work. Ledcor encourages all staff to be good corporate citizens and strive to become economic, intellectual and social assets to their local communities.

Ledcor employees give their resources and time to support: The United Way, Blood Donation Drives, Santa's Anonymous, Food Bank Drives and many others. In addition, our corporate support includes donations to BC and Alberta Children's Hospital and Kids with Cancer Society and other worthy Charities that support heath and welfare, with a focus on medical and community-based support.

Projects

Commercial Construction Group recently completed construction on the Alberta Art Gallery in Edmonton. This building was featured in the latest issue of Alberta Construction Magazine as the magazine's Institutional 2009 Top Projects Winner.

Ledcorís Civil Group recently completed Fitzsimmons Creek, a run-of-river power project located near Whistler, BC. This project required approximately 2500m3 of concrete placement.

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) currently performs telephone, internet and cable installation and repair for TELUS Customers across Western Canada.

Ledcor's Commercial Construction Group is working on the Bow Project in downtown Calgary. With over 850 workers on-site weekly, and an area that covers the majority of two city blocks, The Bow is a massive project for Ledcor Construction. It is the largest steel project built in Canada and included the largest continuous building foundation concrete pour in Canadian history. The Bow will be the tallest building west of Toronto when it is completed.

Ledcor's Industrial Group has been extensively involved in Shell Albianís Expansion 1 Project in Fort McMurray. Ledcor received the Q3 Shell Vice President's Safety Award for surpassing nine months without a recordable incident and working over 1.75 million person hours.

Did you know?

Ledcor has created a Ventures division to incubate and develop new ideas for the organization. Through these efforts, Ledcor has diversified their business operations into other areas such as Carbon Offset Management (Offsetters), Marine Transportation (Pacific Western Navigation) and a Jet and Propeller Airline Service.

Ledcor is committed to integrating sustainability into its business operations by considering the interrelationship between people, planet and profit, and seeking solutions, processes and products that bring all three priorities into an appropriate balance. The triple bottom line concept is a tool that Ledcor will use to integrate sustainability into everyday business operations.