In our world, iconic designs and creative places are built without compromise.

Heavy Industries has been beautifying the built world for over ten years. As a custom fabricator, Heavy Industries has manufactured and installed some of Canada’s best known public artworks and most complex architectural projects. Through technology, experience, and expertise, Heavy Industries has become a single source for designing, fabricating, and installing custom features for artists, architects, and design professionals.

Design

Design

We specialize in the type of thinking that turns complex geometric forms into executable plans.  All of our design is communicated through 3D shop drawings and photo-realistic renderings.

  • Conceptual design
  • Construction design
  • Manufacturing design
  • Engineer approvals

Fabricate

Fabricate

Our 36,000 square foot facility plays host to a variety of departments including:

  • CNC machining
  • Carpentry and millwork
  • Sculpting, moulding, and casting
  • Steel and specialty metals fabrication
  • Architectural concrete
  • Industrial-grade coatings

 

Install

Install

We take a turnkey approach to the projects we build.  Our project managers and site supervisors are adept at handling every detail

  • Site preparation
  • Foundations and structural interfaces
  • Lighting and electrical coordination
  • Crating and logistics
  • Rigging and final placement

 

  • "We were delighted not only with your facilities but even more by the enthusiasm and creativity of your staff and the ingenious solutions they developed in fabricating this complex artwork."

    - Caryl Christian Levy, Artist

    CMC Fine Arts
  • "You proactively dealt with glitches before they had a chance to derail the project and I appreciated how you were transparent about the ins and outs of what was going on throughout our time working together."

    - Michael Fishman, Senior Associate

    Stantec
  • "Very much appreciated your creative problem solving and support throughout the process."

    - Deborah McBride Wilson, Senior Associate

    BKDI Architects
  • "I was impressed with their commitment and dedication to the project at every stage, from development to installation."

    -Myfanwy MacLeod, Artist

    Myfanwy MacLeod
  • "Heavy works in a creative fashion with highly effective procedures and methods form preliminary concept to integrated design all the way through project delivery.  They really know how to take a creative concept and turn it into a reality."

    -Todd Urquhart, Senior Project Manager

    Clark Builders
  • The signs are looking fantastic! What a great contribution to our community's appeal and vision.  Please pass on my thanks and appreciation to your design and production team!

    - Jean Anne Fraser, Director of Planning & Technical Services

    Town of Hinton
  • "In a world of limited imagination and intellect builders, your firm clearly stands out."

    - Jim Hill, Founder and President

    Esker Foundation
  • "I was impressed by your ability to integrate lighting, steel structures, concrete sculptures, cedar and concrete benches, and coloured flatwork into one set of entrance features"

     

    - Michael Fishman, Senior Associate

    Stantec
  • "Heavy has the creative and artistic intelligence combined with technical knowledge to add significant value to the creation of our work."

    - Georg Zey, Artist

    Inges Idee
  • "Your fabrication quality and advanced processes have made Heavy Industries a natural fit for fabricating the complex public art projects we are currently undertaking."

     

    - Georg Zey, Artist

    Inges Idee