About UsWhy Choose Primary

who we are

Primary is an engineering and construction leader specializing in electric and communications utility distribution. Serving Western Canada for over 13 years, we provide design, construction and Turnkey/Design-Build options for clients including electric utility companies, developers, builders, commercial and industrial businesses, energy companies, governments and private contractors. Our innovative business model delivers quality projects from simple to highly complex. You can expect your project to be done right, every time.

Primary Advantage

Progressive, Innovative, High Standards = Client Project Success

Primary’s vision of being an industry leader in the electric utility design and distribution sector is founded by our commitment to service and employee excellence, which includes memberships to and involvement in various engineering, development and construction organizations.

Engineering Associations and Memberships

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Saskatchewan (APEG-S)
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Alberta (APEG-A)
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (APEG-BC)
  • Saskatchewan Applied Science Technologists and Technicians (SASTT)
  • Applied Science Technologist and Technicians of British Columbia (ASTTBC)
  • Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET)
  • Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • IEEE Power & Energy Society
  • IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA)
  • IEEE Smart Grid Community
  • Saskatoon & Region Home Builders Association
  • Saskatchewan Home Builders Association
  • Regina Home Builders Association
  • Canadian Home Builders Association
  • APEG-BC Organizational Quality Management (OQM)
  • Urban Development Institute (BC/Alberta)
  • First Nations Power Authority – Saskatchewan (FNPA)

Construction Associations

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

our advantage

Primary is invested in your complete project, not just a piece of it. And we understand that your project success ultimately depends on our ability to deliver beyond your expectations.

The technical expertise of our team, combined with our commitment to understanding the full scope of your project, enables us to consistently deliver on – and exceed – your expectations, each and every time.

Every project we take on presents a unique set of challenges. We work to understand the dynamics and continue to reassess at every point along the way, turning those challenges into opportunities for success. Our focus is on integration of design, project management, procurement and construction – this is our unique advantage.

Learn more about what Primary can do for your next project.

Health, Safety & Environment is our Primary focus.

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

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