Creating a home for penguins
This project was in preparation for the Calgary Zoo’s new, three-level Penguin Plunge exhibit.
Bluebird was on site for selective demolition and removal of materials, site services, excavation, and backfill.
The people to see your project through.
People are the cornerstone of our business. Our long-term employees provide a wealth of expertise and high standards of workmanship in earthworks and demolition services. We’re there at the start of every project, taking ideas from the drawing board and implementing them with efficiency and safety.
A range of services. A wealth of experience.
At Bluebird, we know that the most important step of any project is the first step. Whatever the project, we put the needs of our clients first, with a strong dedication to the safety and best interest of the project at hand.
The first step is the most important.
Bluebird Contracting Services is a full-service civil contractor, delivering projects on time and on budget, with a reputation for quality and safety built over 40 years. Bluebird’s services are backed by extensive project experience, specialized equipment, and dedicated personnel.
At Bluebird, we have the people and expertise to handle any challenge. Having in-house engineers ensure that any size project can be completed safely and efficiently, and our comprehensive fleet of heavy equipment allows us to undertake multiple projects at once.
Being part of the Trotter & Morton Group of Companies, now Western Canada’s leading multi-disciplined contractor, means we’re associated with a number of organizations and associations within our industries. These new relationships have allowed us to expand our territory as we work hard to be a leader in the construction industry.
Bulk Excavation & Backfill
Bluebird is ranked as one of the leading excavation contractors in southern Alberta. This is in large part due to our experienced team, our comprehensive fleet of equipment, and our impressive performance records in both safety and operations.
With innovative techniques and extensive experience, Bluebird is an industry leader in providing large and small-scale demolition services. This includes residential, commercial and industrial projects, with our broad inventory of equipment allowing completion of all projects safely and efficiently.
On-call Emergency Services
Bluebird maintains a strong relationship with the City of Calgary Fire Department, working closely to provide equipment and skilled operators for emergency situations. Bluebird’s specially trained operators also assist in cause and origin fire investigations.
Our experienced crews and management team provide expertise in underground utility installation. We focus on quality control and safety while implementing effective procedures and techniques to meet the needs of our clients, even in the most challenging projects.
Road Building & Asphalt Paving
Bluebird has a versatile workforce, allowing us to work in partnership with large and small scale infrastructure projects. We’ve successfully completed highway interchanges, road widening and asphalt paving for new roads and sites.
Structural Rehabilitation & Renovations
Working closely with industry partners, Bluebird has provided rehabilitation to structural columns, concrete slabs and foundation systems. We have participated in selective demolition and rebuild to update facilities, with a project management team and in-house engineers providing site-specific expertise.
Site Remediation & Environmental Services
Through proven techniques and specialized equipment, we provide effective, environmentally sound solutions for our clients. With extensive hands-on experience, Bluebird has built a reputation for reliability in underground storage tank removal, land farming impacted soils, and hazardous material cleanup.
Rail Construction & Maintenance
Partnering with our Earthworks division and equipped with a new fleet of rail equipment, Bluebird’s team of experienced railroad personnel is capable of providing high-quality rail solutions for clients in a wide range of industries. From Class I Railroads to Light Rail Transit, our team is prepared to deliver any rail construction or maintenance project on time and on budget.
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