About UsCorporate Philosophy

Corporate Philosophy

Primary’s philosophy is to be an industry leader by leveraging our extensive experience, engaging our employees and building strong client relationships in order to deliver above expectations on every project. We specialize in delivering coordinated projects that minimize utility footprints while maximizing long-range utility planning, cooperation and investments through joint-use provisioning of electric power, telephone/CATV/fibre optic communication networks and natural gas infrastructure.

Mission Statement

Safely serve clients requiring utility infrastructure planning, design, and construction, with Honesty, Integrity and Diligence.

Vision Statement

Empower our people to form the safest, most innovative and customer-focused Utility Consulting Company in North America.

Value Statement

Employees are the most valued assets of our company, essential participants who create our reputation with a shared responsibility in fulfilling our mission.

Core Values

  • Safety is a Way of Life. Safety is a way of life at Primary and factors into all of our activities. No activity is more important than being able to do it safely.
  • Competitive work ethic and initiative. Detail-oriented employees focused on determining and achieving mutual objectives in the most competitive manner.
  • Superior Customer Service Talent. Predictive and responsive prioritization of tasks, leveraging leading capabilities of colleagues, to efficiently deliver timely services.
  • Visible Pursuit of Technical Excellence. Investments in our employee’s personal development increases the quality and efficiency of our company’s services.
  • Interpersonal and Communication Talent. Meaningful client and colleague relationships develop trust through the use of great skill and concern for outcomes.
  • Active Vision. Deeply rooted commitment to our company’s mission is highlighted by sound and ethical leadership.
  • Performance Excellence. Drive to deliver best results with every project, which differentiates us from our competitors and enhances services and process.

Professional Associations

  • APEGA  – Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta
  • EGBC  – Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia
  • APEGS – Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan
  • SASTT – Saskatchewan Applied Science Technologists and Technicians
  • ASTTBC – Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia
  • ASET – Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta


  • CHBA – Canadian Home Builders Association
  • GVHBA – Greater Vancouver Home Builders Association
  • IEEE Power & Energy Society Membership
  • Regina and Region Home Builders Association
  • Saskatoon and Region Home Builders Association
  • UDI – Urban Development Institute, BC and Alberta
  • APEGBC OQM – Organizational Quality Management

Construction Associations

  • ACSA – Alberta Construction Safety Association
  • Alberta Apprenticeship Board
  • CCA – Calgary Construction Association
  • Contractor Check – Safety
  • ISNetWorld – Safety
  • PIR – WCB Partners in Injury Reduction (Alberta)

Health, Safety & Environment is our Primary focus.

There's nothing more important than doing our job safely.

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