Con-Force

Company Profile

Founded in 1949, Con-Force has been at the forefront of Canada’s precast concrete industry for as long as the industry has been in existence. An acknowledged innovator in the use of precast and prestressed concrete technology, Con-Force is one of the largest and most successful precasters in Canada, with over 400 employees.The Company serves Western Canada and the Northwestern United States from four sales offices and three production facilities located in British Columbia, Alberta and Manitoba. Every major city within this region can claim at least one showcase project undertaken by Con-Force, which has consistently demonstrated excellence in complex projects, built to demanding specifications and within tight time constraints.

Con-Force’s in-house design and engineering group and field services team provide customers with value-added solutions for a wide range of projects. Con-Force’s excellent reputation and long-standing relationships with suppliers and general contractors constitute an important competitive advantage. Customers include government agencies and commercial, industrial and residential owners and developers.

Products

Con-Force specializes in the custom project design and manufacture of precast and prestressed structures including bridges, parkades, architectural cladding and standard products utilized in the construction industry. Other projects include marine pilings and decking, industrial and food processing plants and stadiums. Con-Force has many signature projects in its proud history, including the Pengrowth Saddledome, Olympic Speedskating Oval and Bankers Hall in Calgary, Seahawks Stadium in Seattle and the airport parkades in Calgary and Winnipeg.

Locations

Richmond, BC (Sales Office & Plant)
Calgary, AB (Sales Office & Plant)
Winnipeg, MB (Sales Office & Plant)
Edmonton, AB (Sales Office)

Fund II


Invested

December 2005

Divested

October 2007