Trotter & Morton

We are there for the build and beyond.

From the first shovel to ongoing maintenance, we’ve got the whole building covered. We have built a reputation of being a leader in the construction industry completing challenging projects safely, on time, and on budget.
Built on passion & experience

Who we are

In 1927, Trotter & Morton began its journey as a plumbing and heating company with a pioneering spirit. Today, the Trotter & Morton Group of Companies continue as a diverse group of building trades experts from Vancouver to Winnipeg and Seattle to San Antonio.

Prep. Build. Maintain.

What we do

We offer a unique integrated solution for our client— working through all aspects of construction from planning to completion, new build or fit-out, and continuing after the build with ongoing maintenance.


Our expertise and long-standing reputation allows us to be there for all your construction needs and can deliver projects of all sizes and scopes, on time and on budget.

  • Commercial, institutional, and municipal construction
  • Dedicated asphalt requirements


We specialize in general, mechanical and electrical construction and maintenance services as well as civil projects for the oil and gas industry in Western Canada.

  • Construction Management
  • Lump Sum (Stipulated Price)

Facility Services

We are committed to working in partnership to provide comprehensive solutions that reduce operating costs, extend equipment life, and optimize facility comfort conditions

  • Linc Service program
  • State-of-the-art technical and management training
24 Hours

Trusted by over 100 companies across 1000 projects

  • 1.1M
    Total Labour Hours
  • 18,000
    Tons of Asphalt Used Per Year
  • 40K+
  • 2,000+
    Total Projects in 2020
  • 35,000+
    Feet of duct bank and cable tray
We deliver results

Building trust with every job

Trotter & Morton Facility Services worked over 320,000 labour-hours in 2020 servicing more than 15 million square feet of facilities for over 10,000 customers across North America. They completed over 30,000 service calls, drove over 1 million miles and maintained over 1800 service agreements.

Asphalt is 100% recyclable and remains the most recycled product in north America

Trotter & Morton prioritizes safety with over 650 training certificates and 7000+ safety meetings completed in 2020

2020 was one of Trotter & Morton's most successful years, with even more projects on the way.

Trotter & Morton's construction on the new YYC Airport Terminal is one of the largest projects in Alberta's history. Trotter & Morton Mechanical installed a heating and cooling system utilizing 600 geothermal wells and 660 kilometers of in-floor radiant tubing as part of a project that featured multiple renewable technologies.

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Trotter & Morton Group of Companies

bow river

Bow River Paving was founded in 1991 and has extensive experience with residential and commercial pavement installations and all types of pavement maintenance and resurfacing. From asphalt overlays, new asphalt for driveways, roadways, parking lots, or golf cart paths, to concrete services, including stamped and textured surfaces, our expertise is unparalleled.

building technologies

Trotter & Morton Building Technologies offers comprehensive solutions for all of your construction needs. Specializing in Electrical, Data/Communications, Security, Mechanical, and Sheet Metal construction of projects of all sizes and scopes, our team has the knowledge and expertise to make your project vision a reality.

facility services

Trotter & Morton Facility Service specializes in maintenance and repair of heating and air conditioning systems, building and system analysis, design/installation/upgrade, control systems, indoor air quality, energy benchmarking and assessments, and all other elements of commercial and industrial environmental systems.

industrial contracting

Trotter & Morton Industrial Contracting specializes in general, mechanical, and electrical construction and maintenance services for the industrial, oil and gas, energy, municipal water and wastewater infrastructure and mining industries. Our professional team has a wealth of industrial construction management experience and knowledge that is integral to the success of our projects.


Rambler Fabrication is backed by over 90 years of construction expertise. Our people have built a reputation completing the most challenging projects safely, on time and on budget. We offer top quality workmanship in pipe fabrication and welding, as well as personalized customer service throughout the entire process, from estimate to delivery.


Whaler Industrial Contracting has serviced the Oil and Gas Industry as a General Contractor in Western Canada for the past 15 years. In this time, Whaler been able to tailor their construction and management services to meet and exceed the needs of the largest and most demanding oil and gas companies in Canada.


Centec Electric & Controls offer complete Industrial Electrical Services, operating in the Brandon Manitoba area since 2000. We have spent 20 years dedicated to building our reputation as a dependable Industrial Electrical Contractor with an emphasis on Quality and Safety. In 2005, we became COR safety certified and have held an exceptional score every year since. In 2016, we reached the pinnacle standard of quality recognition by achieving our ISO 9001:2015 accreditation.While other companies “work to quality standards”, we went the extra step and realized that the proof is in the documentation.

Prep. Build. Maintain.

featured projects


Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Year Completed: 2020
Client: Westbank
Contract Value: $20M+
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Latest News

Mar 2022

Trotter & Morton Vancouver Mechanical Contractor Award Recipient

VRCA Announces 2020 and 2021 Awards of Excellence Gold Award Winners The Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA) recognized the finest in BC’s construction industry at its 32nd annual Awards of Excellence gala, held on March 2, at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. For the first time, after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions, the event combined two years of competition, with 237 nominations representing 89 separate projects and over $3.5 billion in construction value. Read more here:

Sep 2021

Canadian COVID-19 Policy Announcement

We understand the tremendous impact on individuals and communities as a result of COVID-19. This is why we have implemented a COVID-19 policy that we believe holds the health and safety of all employees at the forefront of our operations.

Jul 2021

Trotter & Morton and Mass Timber

From being the Mechanical Contractor of Choice on the UBC Brock Commons Tall Timber House, the tallest Mass Timber Project in the world at completion, to our current work on Mass Timber projects, including the First Nations Health Authority Office Building in North Vancouver, and The Raphael mixed use project in East Vancouver, we have the Team (VICA/ VRCA Awards of Excellence in 2016,17,18,19 and counting), Technology (VDC/ BIM) and the Technical/ Safety Know How to add Value to your next Mass Timber project.