To our Clients and our People we are Calgary's premier construction company.
Through our experience and professionalism, we build quality infrastructure that advances our communities.
Our Achievements are a consequence of our unrivalled commitment to safety, service and long-term relationships.
We are a Construction Leader distinguised by our vision, excellence and innovation, we are peace of mind for complete construction services.
Since 1978 Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. (VSC) has been one of the premier civil contractors in the Calgary region. We are a well-established and highly respected General Contractor in the City of Calgary and the Province of Alberta with a wealth of experience and expertise in projects ranging from $10,000 to $150,000,000. We take great pride in delivering top quality projects on time and on budget.
Our expertise in General Contracting covers complex multi-discipline projects across all facets of civil construction including road construction, asphalt paving, utility construction, sewer mains and services, streetscape revitalization, parking lots, retaining walls, parks, sewer and water main replacements, urban landscaping, lift stations, structural concrete, excavation and highway maintenance as well as coordination of subcontractors.
VSC’s cross-divisional “team approach” to delivering quality projects on time and on budget utilizes key sub-contractors in areas such as earthworks, concrete, landscaping and other complimentary disciplines. We have forged very strong working relationships with some of the best in their field and continue to nurture those relationships year after year. Our group also draws from 35 years of in-house experience with solid working relationships to deliver exceptional one-stop service for our clients.
As one of the larger local contractors we have the personnel, resources and equipment to ensure timely delivery of the projects to which we commit. VSC’s personnel resource pool offers us approximately 800 employees, from general labourers to the most highly-skilled equipment operators, foreman, superintendents and project managers, all within the City of Calgary or immediate area. Please refer to attached Equipment List, Resumes of key office and site personnel for details.
VSC owns an equipment pool in excess of 1000 pieces, ranging from small, mobile utility equipment to large earthmovers as well as a complete transportation department.
VSC operates two owned gravel operations with a third in partnership of Alberta Infrastructure’s STAR Pit operating on 85th Street NW. Two washing and recycle depots, operating within our Spy Hill & Aldersyde operations, supply custom washed aggregates and recycled materials for base course and asphalt mix recycling.
VSC also owns two Astec asphalt manufacturing plants in the Spyhill and Aldersyde areas, capable of producing any asphalt mixes the marketplace requires. Current products include all Alberta Transportation/City of Calgary mix types as well as Superpave, stone mastic, bridge mastics, rubberized, acoustic, drainage and concrete reinforced asphalts. VSC always maintains up to date knowledge of municipal, provincial, and federal environmental policies and practices and ensure these are considered in the Company’s on-going projects and decision making and continue to seek methods for improving environmental performance.
Two custom designed laboratories with 4 quality control inspectors complete daily inspections on aggregate materials during crushing operations and during mix production to ensure compliance with all specifications. Mix designs are completed by competent engineering consultants and certified by professional engineers to ensure compliance with specifications.