Our Industry Leading Safety Standard – A List of Our Certifications

Safety is a primary focus at Taurus. Dedicated to quality and high standards, we focus on preserving the environment for employees, clients, subcontractors and the public. We are also certified by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The ISO sets quality management standards for organizations based on quality management principles. We support strong customer focus [...]

How Taurus Has Remained An Industry Leader For Over a Decade

Taurus prides itself on the quality of services it provides. We are capable and experienced industry leaders in all areas of construction. With up to date equipment, we provide specialised services in earthworks, excavation, trenching, piling, roadworks, bridges, manage laydowns, installation, maintenance of trailers, snow removal, building erection and waste management. With a team of [...]

The Project Manager’s Guide to Conflict Resolution

The success of any construction project relies strongly on the project manager. Skills such as management, leadership, technical knowledge and customer relationships are part of the diverse roles a project manager plays. Conflict resolution is also a special skill required for the job as approximately 42% of a manager’s time is spent reaching an agreement [...]

Forecast of Alberta’s Economy Going into 2017

Alberta’s economy has been in a tailspin since 2014 when the price of oil crashed. The Fort McMurray fires further contributed to the economic decline. Uncertainty remains about the future of oil prices and global economic conditions; the outcomes are difficult to predict. Some financial experts believe 2017 will be the year of recovery for [...]

How to Get Your Construction Site Ready for Snow and Winter

Winter conditions in Alberta can start in October and continue through to April. Weather and environmental conditions during this time create hazards. Pre-season planning is an important aspect of handling winter conditions. Planning is the best way to ensure risks such as minimizing cold exposure and protection from blowing wind. A risk of injuries to [...]