At Dufferin Construction we have sustained success through the strength and expertise of our people, providing innovative construction solutions to complex infrastructure projects across Canada for over 100 years.
Whatever your project is, we have the experience to do it through our various contracting modes including general contracting/bid-build, CM/GC, design-build, design-bid-build and public-private partnerships.
Our greatest competitive advantage is the expertise and passion of our people. We are motivated to achieve the elements needed to provide project success and build structures and roadways that will leave a lasting impression for our clients, our society and our communities.
100 Years of History
Dufferin awarded first provincial highway project. Grading of the Rouge Hill portion of Kingston Road (Highway 2) in Toronto, Ontario.
Dufferin Construction Company Limited, becomes part of Associated Quarries & Construction Limited
James Francheschini passes away and the company operations are taken over by his brother Leonard Francheschini and his two sons Leonard P. Francheschini and James J.L. Francheschini.
St. Lawrence Cement Company acquires “Associated Quarries & Construction Limited” including Subsidiary’s Dufferin Construction Company Limited, Haggersville Quarries Limited, Dufferin Quarries Company Limited, and Hagersville Asphalt Paving Company Limited
Dufferin Construction Company, becomes part of “Dufferin Materials & Construction Limited” with subsidiaries consisting of Ready-Mix, Aggregate Quarries and Asphalt Paving
Dufferin Construction Company becomes the first concrete paving company in North America to receive ISO 9002 certification for the manufacturing and laying of concrete roadways
Construction of Elevated Roads for Greater Toronto Airports Authority at Pearson Airport, Toronto
Dufferin Construction Company changes name and becomes Dufferin Construction Company, A business Unit of St. Lawrence Cement Inc.
St. Lawrence Cement Inc. acquires TCG Asphalt & Materials and Cayuga Construction & Materials – These company’s become operating units of Dufferin Construction Company
St. Lawrence Cement Inc, sells the final percent of its shares to Holcim Inc, a Swiss based cement company in Hoderbank Switzerland. St. Lawrence Cement changes names to Holcim (Canada) Inc. and Dufferin Construction Company becomes a division of Holcim (Canada) Inc.
TCG Asphalt & Construction and Cayuga Asphalt and Construction are integrated and change names Dufferin Construction Company, representing the southwestern Ontario district
Dufferin Construction Company entered the Public Private Partnership market with the award of Airlinx Project, Toronto, Ontario
In 2015 CRH plc acquired Holcim (Canada) Inc. resulting in a name change to Dufferin Construction Company, A division of CRH Canada Group Inc.
Our Family of Businesses
We are an operating division of CRH Canada Group Inc. CRH Canada Group Inc. is operating through its business units of Dufferin Construction, Dufferin Aggregates and Dufferin Concrete in Ontario; and Demix Béton, Demix Agrégats and Demix Construction in Quebec. Trusted and respected industry wide, CRH Canada Group Inc. provides manufactured cement, aggregates, ready-mix concrete and construction services to many of Canada’s largest infrastructure projects
Dufferin Construction Community Involvement
For over 100 years, Dufferin Construction has built structures, roads and bridges to shape strong communities from the ground up.
As we have grown, we are inspired to give back to these communities that we work and live in. Be it for schools or hospitals, the arts or the environment, Dufferin Construction is committed to being an enthusiastic and pro-active supporter of our communities.
From contributing to infrastructure build to participating in local community events and activities, the Dufferin Construction employees show support through volunteering and contributing to the causes dear to their hearts.
Providing Infrastructure for our Communities
We are proud to provide infrastructure for the benefit of health care, education, sports and recreation. We have taken our expertise and partnered with local stakeholder groups to create parks, hiking trails and sporting facilities for families and hiking enthusiasts alike.
Dufferin Construction Strides for the General Race
On Saturday, September 16, 2017, Dufferin Construction was a Silver Sponsor in support of the Strides for The General (Hamilton General Hospital) Race in support of Joey Hackett. Joey, a Dufferin Construction employee, was injured last year and has made an amazing recovery. Many turned out to support Joey and ran or walked the 5K race. We are happy to say that Joey was also the overall ‘Top Individual Fundraiser’, helping the Hamilton General Hospital raise approximately $200,000 over the course of the event.
Greater Toronto Airport Authority Annual Runway Run
On Saturday September 23, 2017 Dufferin Construction was once again a sponsor for the 10th Greater Toronto Airport Authority Annual Runway Run. Dufferin Construction has been a sponsor since its inception 10 years ago. Many charities have benefited from this great cause and this year was no different. All proceeds went to The Propeller Project helping young people get jobs. Dufferin Construction had many participants running or walking the 5k right on Runway 06R 24L.
Sustainable Environmental Performance
Sustainable environmental performance is a mindset that is firmly embedded in our business strategy. Environmental management plans are an integral part of every project we undertake and we strive for continuous improvement in our performance. We apply the same rigor to the way we manage our own facilities in order to minimize their environmental impact.
- Head Office
- 585 Michigan Drive,
Unit 1 Oakville,
Ontario L6L 0G1
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