5 Things That Could Revolutionize the Heavy Civil Construction Industry

Over the last 10 years, technology has had a huge impact on the construction industry. Power distribution, heating, ventilation and lighting have changed thanks to innovations that have improved residential and commercial construction. Infrastructure has also benefited from improvements due to technology and advancement in the area of civil construction. New materials that are stronger [...]

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 [...]

2016 Year in Review: Alberta’s Construction Industry

With the year rapidly coming to an end, pause for reflection includes looking at some of the positive accomplishments of the construction industry in Alberta. With uncertainty in the economy, it is reassuring to remember that several outstanding projects were completed this year. Many of the projects included buildings located in Edmonton. Enbridge Centre In [...]