Company Profile

BC Bridge BuilderJohnston Construction is an industrial / civil contractor specializing in bridge construction, bridge maintenance, structural steel erection, pile driving, foundation construction and bridge & mat rentals.  We are a family run company that has been operating in Western Canada for the past 40 years and are committed to providing exceptional quality work and maintaining positive client relationships.

Our workforce combines skilled and experienced project managers, supervisors, operators, tradesmen and labourers into a team able to complete complex projects to exacting standards. We view each new contract as a partnering opportunity, building relationships with our clients, engineers and suppliers to maximize project efficiency and cost control.

From our main office in the East Kootenays Johnston Construction has provided a wide range of services to clients across BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Yukon and the Northwest Territory. Our workforce combines skilled and experienced project managers, supervisors, operators, tradesmen and labourers into a team able to complete projects to exacting standards.


Our Mission

Our vision is to deliver high quality construction services, in a safe and proficient manner, exceeding our client’s expectations.







BC Bridge BuilderThe scope of projects undertaken by Johnston Construction has varied from small bridge repairs to large multi-million dollar contracts with parallel degrees of complexity.  Johnston Construction’s core business activities include:

  • Pile Driving & Foundation Construction
  • Bridge Construction & Repair
  • Bridge & Mat Rentals
  • Industrial Steel Installation & Removal
  • Resource Roads
  • Industrial Site Work



Commitment to Safety

BC Bridge BuilderJohnston Construction is committed to both public and employee safety. In every jurisdiction, and with every new client, we take the time to review the safety regulations and procedures and seek to go beyond the minimum requirements to ensure the safety or our employees, the traveling public and everyone that has occasion to enter our work sites.

Johnston Construction has received a Certificate of Recognition (COR) from the BC Construction Safety Alliance and WorkSafe BC. The COR certification for Health and Safety is awarded to employers that implement and maintain a Health and Safety management system that when audited exceeds regulatory requirements. This certification shows that Johnston Construction is committed to maintaining a safe work environment and exceeding minimum regulatory requirements.



Commitment to the Environment

BC Bridge BuilderApproximately 90% of the work undertaken by Johnston Construction is located in sensitive natural environments near fish bearing creeks and rivers. As a result, Johnston Construction takes a very proactive approach to environmental protection and has never had a major environmental incident. Johnston Construction has developed a close relationship with leading environmental professionals who are called upon as needed to develop job specific construction environmental management plans and provide onsite assistance.