PCL Breaks Ground On National Capital Region Habitat for Humanity Project

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Ottawa – Buildings & Civil Construction

​​OTTAWA, ON (May 25, 2015) – PCL Constructors Canada Inc. is pleased to be part of the groundbreaking ceremony to kick off construction of a single-family home for Habitat for Humanity National Capital Region.

“As our PCL Ottawa district enters its 25th year in the nation’s capital, we are very excited to be partnering with many of our suppliers, trade contractors, and Habitat for Humanity on this community project. We recognize that building this home will bring greater well-being to a family in Ottawa.” said Kevin Skinner, vice president and district manager for PCL Ottawa. “This is a reflection of our company-wide commitment to give back to the communities where we live and do business.”
The PCL family of companies supports Habitat for Humanity, a charitable organization dedicated to building homes and hope for deserving families. Many of our districts throughout Canada and the US participate in multiple builds. These operations include Edmonton, Winnipeg, Seattle, Anchorage, Denver, Los Angeles, Charlotte, and Atlanta. Our employees pledge their personal time in support of these builds.
"We would like to thank PCL for their generous commitment to this build through financial support, employee volunteerism, and community development," says Alexis Ashworth, Habitat for Humanity NCR's CEO. "This partnership with Habitat for Humanity NCR will change the life of an urban Aboriginal family forever."

About PCL Construction

PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of more than $7.5 billion, making PCL the largest contracting organization in Canada and one of the largest in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.

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