CANA Construction has had over seven decades of experience executing commercial construction projects under a myriad of delivery methods.

We Are a Trusted Corporate Brand in Alberta Construction

Since 1942, CANA Construction (CANA) has been a recognized and trusted corporate brand in Alberta. Over the years, we have been involved on a multitude of iconic projects in Calgary and throughout the province including the original Saddledome, TELUS Spark, and the Calgary Courts Centre. Many of our projects have been recognized in the industry with awards for ingenuity and innovation. We are known for our unique, one-of-a-kind project work, but also deliver a variety of other projects from small renovations, to new multi-million dollar developments. Whether a project is under a Construction Management, Project Management, General Contracting, Design-Build or alternate methodology, we have the experience and expertise to deliver.

CANA’s approach is to be a think straight, talk straight, do-it-right-once contractor. We keep the team informed, tell it like it is, encourage open communication and collaboration and respect all perspectives. Dedication to strengthening our relationships and providing quality services has resulted in numerous alliances with clients, as well as local architects, subcontractors and suppliers. Many of these relationships have been established for decades and provide us with greater insight on market conditions to ensure best value for our clients.

Our impressive resume includes:

  • Over 8,000,000 ft2 of buildings in downtown Calgary
  • More than 4,500,000 ft2 of hospital and related space in Western Canada
  • Over 50 per cent of the University of Calgary campus and much of Mount Royal University’s campus
  • Several significant sports facilities including McMahon Stadium and The Saddledome
  • More than 1,000,000 ft2 of low-rise office space
  • Suburban and inner-city high and low-rise residential and hotel complexes

Our involvement in the construction industry started in Calgary in 1942 and grew to include an impressive collection of important Calgary landmarks from the Harry Hays Building, to the Glenbow Museum, to the Saddledome and Calgary Courts Centre, to the National Music Centre and re-development of the East Village. Our projects can be seen from almost all vantage points in the city.