Forbes Bros. Ltd. (FBL) was incorporated in 1977 (formerly Remcon Ltd.) and they are the Canadian parent company of the Forbes Bros. Group of Companies. Over the course of 40 years, FBL not only acquired other powerline construction companies but has also diversified its operations with acquisitions of Summit Telecom (2016), HDI Hydrovac Services (2016) and FB Bullet Ltd. (formerly Bullet Boring). With over 2500 pieces of owned construction equipment including 6 full sets of stringing gear, an experienced team of field mechanics who are deployed on every project, and 6 major repair shops across North America, Forbes Bros is capable of surging up to meet any project size or timeline.
Address: 1290 91 ST SW, Edmonton, AB, T6X 0P2
Telephone: (780) 960‐1950
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Successfully completing over 21,000 projects since 1977
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