Kevin Webb’s first and continued passion is Aviation. Initially pursuing a career as a professional fixedwing pilot at age 19, and a commercial helicopter pilot shortly after. Funding his aviation and post-secondary education working In the heavy construction industry. As a young superintendent he gained invaluable experience running large highway, bridge and mountain construction projects exceeding $10m. With this background and a strong aptitude for problem solving, Kevin parlayed these abilities into founding North Construction in 1994.
Construction highlight (one of many) was the 2010 Olympics. North was retained from the very start of the pre-bid process, by the Vancouver Organizing Committee, to provided budgetary and design options, that were incorporated into the final bid package as submitted to the IOC, ultimately making Vancouver the winning Bid City. With Olympic revenues exceeding 30 million dollars, Kevin takes pride in the fact that the entire North team were critical to the success of the 21st Winter Olympics.
Kevin continues to push himself and the company to ensure that the North “Brand” is the most trusted, creative and effective solutions provider for challenging heavy civil construction in North America.
Ryan Morrison, Vice-President, Director of Operations
Ryan’s passion for the Mountains and the technical challenges they bring, is what drew him to a career with North Construction. A graduate of the University of British Columbia, with 20+ years in various roles in the world of Heavy Civil Construction. His experiences and expertise have grown exponentially and currently hold the position of Vice President In North. With Ryan’s insight, he leads a talented and highly experienced team of Superintendents and Project Managers, enhancing their drive and passion to build strong, transparent and long-term relationships with our clients. Ryan takes pride In providing clients with creative, effective solutions-based approach, all while maintaining strong and positive relationships with all involved in the projects we are tasked.
Joel has over 20 years of professional experience in the heavy civil construction industry. He joined the North Construction team in 2008 where his passion for the outdoors and uncompromising drive for building detailed and challenging projects has made him a great fit with North’s ever-growing team of professionals. With a bachelor’s degree from the University of British Columbia and also a graduate of Capilano University’s Outdoor Recreation Management and Wilderness Leadership programs, Joel brings a wide variety of skills and expertise to an increasingly technical industry while upholding North’s philosophy of ensuring the lowest possible environmental footprint in their operations. His goal is to ensure all projects are completed on time and to exceed every client’s expectations by ensuring they receive the highest level of attention to detail, safety and quality possible on their projects.
Roan Blake, Roan Blake, Director of Technology / Estimator
Roan joined North in 2008 and brings more than 20 years experience to the construction management team. Over the years Roan has helped the company to become an industry leader in providing innovative construction solutions to our clients. Roan continues to work closely with clients, engineering consultants and crew to ensure projects are built smarter and faster than expectations.
Roan has a BSc. in Natural Resource Science and has completed advanced studies in construction management and estimating.
Jeff Verloop, Site Superintendent
Jeff Verloop is a Site Superintendent with North Construction. Jeff oversees and manages the daily operations in the field. With a no-nonsense approach and a 20+ years track record in the industry, Jeff will drive your project on time and on budget.
Erik Carleberg is North Construction’s Contract Manager. Erik oversees a diverse portfolio of projects ranging from; sub$100k to $ 10mplus, as an Integral part of a collaborative project team. With emphasis on quality and the client’s best interest in mind, Erik will deliver and honest project from start to completion. In addition to his good looks, Erik also has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.
Maureen joined the North team in 2015 bringing over 35 years of financial management experience to the group. She gained significant management experience in her previous role as Financial Controller for Cypress Mountain in West Vancouver. During that period, she worked with many of the North team in their development work on the mountain including during the 2010 Winter Olympics events held at Cypress Mountain. Maureen adds a solid financial and management perspective and discipline to the North team.
Maureen has been active in industry organizations including acting as Director and BC Zone Chair for the Canada West Ski Areas Association, previous Director of the West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce, and volunteer work for both the Canadian Cancer Society and Certified Management Accountants of BC.
Ryan gisby - superintendent
Ryan Gisby is a Site Superintendent with North Construction. Ryan supervises construction projects in the field with a calculated approach. With an innovative mind, attention to detail, and great interpersonal skills, Ryan will get the most out of his crews and deliver a quality product exceeding client’s expectation.
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