SPEC-tacular Building Solutions

SPEC Construction is a highly reputable, full-service general contractor in Southwestern Ontario that also supplies clients with real estate expertise. The company’s design and construction abilities can bring any clients’ vision to reality. It serves clients from the healthcare, retail, office, retail, commercial and industrial sectors.

SPEC Construction

Leading the Stone & Tile Industry through Quality and Innovation

Last year Global Stone, Inc. celebrated its tenth anniversary: ten years of growth through innovation, operational excellence, and commitment to customer satisfaction. Global Stone founders Dan Nelson and Renato Fuchs spoke with Construction in Focus about the company’s growth and what makes it so successful.

Global Stone

Sustainable Beauty, Exceptional Design

Crossville Inc. is the leading American manufacturer of remarkably beautiful and sustainable tiles and surfacing solutions. The company has pushed the limits of what is possible, taking the market and the industry to new heights.

Crossville Inc.

It’s All in the Attitude

Gratton Construction started as a trucking company, established by Denis Gratton in 1981 in Sudbury, Ontario. With decades of knowledge and expertise, a reputation for reliability and great work ethic, the company has grown and evolved over the years to now encompass many specialized services within the construction field. Gratton Construction has always taken great pride in a job well done – no matter how the size.

Gratton Construction

Designed for Success

Tensar Corporation, based in the southern city of Alpharetta, Georgia, provides unique and highly innovative solutions that preserve, stabilize and reinforce soil and pavement. From humble beginnings, the privately owned company has grown to a global entity with approximately six hundred employees. Tensar Corporation is also the parent company of Geopier Foundation Company, Tensar International Corporation and North American Green.

Tensar Corporation

The Finest in Fencing

Fencing is often taken for granted, yet wherever you are, you are probably only a few yards from fencing of some kind. It is used for protection, security or simply to divide or mark a territory. Merchants Metals specializes in fencing and is the provider of choice for thousands of professional fence contractors, architects and quality building material retailers. We spoke with an enthusiastic Chief Executive Officer Andrea Hogan about her company, this industry and its prospects for the future.

Merchants Metals

Providing Unique Solutions

PND Engineers is a full-service engineering firm founded in Alaska in 1979. An expert in civil, structural, and waterfront design, frozen ground engineering, and extreme and remote projects, it has a reputation for coming up with innovative design solutions while providing a great place for employees to work and grow.

PND Engineers

Enriching Communities through Inspired Design

Clark Patterson Lee (CPL) was founded in 1975, in Rochester, New York and began as a firm purely dedicated to civil engineering projects. In 1992, the company made the transition to a full-service architecture and engineering firm. It later expanded into a second office in the Hudson Valley and continues to grow. Presently, CPL consists of eleven offices across the eastern seaboard with concentrations in New York, Georgia, and the Carolinas.

Clark Patterson Lee

Workflow Specialists from Field to Finish

Cansel is the only company of its kind in Canada and is celebrating fifty years of being the industry-leading workflow specialist. It delivers unique, tailored solutions and serves as a resource for its clients to more efficiently measure, analyze, design and build by providing the latest software, hardware, services, and support that improve results and profitability.


Wall, Bridges, and More

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Tricon Precast Limited remains one of the largest precast concrete manufacturers in the entire state. Providing a wide range of proven, mechanically stabilized earth retaining wall systems, bridge systems, precast products and engineering services, Tricon Precast has earned the business and respect of customers across North America for its innovative systems and solutions.

Tricon Precast

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