By living through our Values, we exceed our customer’s high standards and deliver results beyond their expectations. Through an establishment of trust and earning a reputation for excellence, we develop rewarding, long-term relationships with our customers.
The Forbes Bros. Group of Companies has over 40 years of experience constructing power infrastructure projects across North America. With over 2500 pieces of specialized owned construction equipment, we’re capable to exceed the demands of any project size or timeline.
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We do what we say and are proud of our strong work ethic. We are our client’s contractor of choice.
We partner with our clients to bring practical solutions. We are innovative, reliable, and build high-quality projects on time.
We do not compromise employee or project safety. We focus on 100% safe work, every day.
We collaborate and win together. We support our people and the communities where we live and work.
Forbes Bros Ltd. is established by three hard-working brothers, Mark, Earl and Rob Forbes, in Saskatchewan, Canada. Later in this era a rebrand takes place and Remcon Ltd. is established.
Overall capacity is increased in distribution operations, underground infrastructure, and transmission line construction. Remcon Ltd. continues to firmly establish itself in the Canadian markets.
Strong work ethic and determination fuels Remcon's steady growth in Western Canada. During this period Remcon initiates an acquisition strategy to further ourselves throughout Western Canada.
Through continued success in the market, Remcon's family experiences further growth through the acquisition of RS Line Contr. Co. Ltd. while continuing a successful western Canadian expansion.
RS Line experiences growth via extensive, nation-wide electrical infrastructure build. A rebranding occurs, Forbes Bros. Ltd. becomes the parent company following a series of acquisitions.
Forbes Bros. Group of Companies further establishes itself as a North American wide organization with the acquisitions of FB Timberline (South Dakota), FB Titan (Wyoming), and FB Valley (BC).
Each and every person who works here believes in and supports our safety program. Not because they feel that they have to, but rather because they believe in it and feel/see the value in safety success. I know that my coworkers are looking out for me and vice versa.J. Taylor – HSE Advisor, SK
I really enjoy working with my team, we work in a fast-paced environment, but we still have fun. Forbes also takes the time to show they value their employees. You are not just a number. Forbes plans social activities throughout the year for their employees which I feel are very important to network with everyone.L. Bjorkquist – AP Admin
I would like to express my gratitude towards your company on completing your scope on the Pembina rail project on time and on budget. Specifically, I want to mention that Forbes did not have any safety incidents on this project and that is rare. Considering the number of light poles Forbes installed (ground disturbance), fixtures/line installations (climbing poles) and working within a live rail yard (congested area) with numerous lines crossing live tracks. I’m pleased with the efforts from your company and I would refer Forbes to any company requiring your services.D. Cox – Pembina Corporation