His roots go back to Saskatchewan, where he was involved in a family-run business. Dale started with WL Construction back in 1991 as an apprentice carpenter. In 2001, he was the Supervisor and Project Manager for a $6 million expansion of the Fort St. John Hospital. Now Dale is responsible for overseeing the entire operation of WL Construction.
Carina was born and raised in Fort St. John. She has a diploma in Business Administration – Accounting from Mount Royal College and a diploma in Architectural Technologies – Building Development Technologies from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology. She has been with WL Construction since 2009 and has overseen such projects as the Sander Rose Trobak office and the Talisman office building, along with many more.
Conor started with us in October of 2016. Conor completed a B.Sc. in Construction Economics and management (Quantity Surveying) with Honors in 2010 at Dublin Institute of Technology in Dublin Ireland. Since completing his degree he has worked as an Estimator on various projects in Canada and Ireland. Projects such as Grandview Heights Elementary School in Vancouver, Pan American Games- Ontario 2014 Design Build – three stadiums, Oil and Gas projects in Northern Alberta and some Institutional and Multi-Residential projects in Ireland before returning to Canada this year.
Past President and Present Consultant to W.L. Construction Ltd.
When Bruce finished his Construction Engineering Technology course in Hamilton, ON he headed west and then moved north to Fort St. John. He started with WL Construction as an estimator in 1979. Over the years he served as Construction Manager, Sales Representative and Designer. After success in these capacities, in 1993 he bought the company. “Our people have always been our strength,” says Bruce. “We’ve got such a wide range of experience that we always have someone who’s an expert at each aspect of every job. ” In 2015 Bruce handed over ownership to Dale Neuls and a group of long term employees. Bruce now works as a consultant for W.L. Construction Ltd.
We also have qualified and experienced administrative staff:
Linda Ergang is the Finance Manager and has been with the company since 1988.
Bonnie Niekamp is the Office Administrator and has been with the company since 2008.
We have a field staff of 8 supervisors and the required carpenters and workers to allow us to work on 8 projects simultaneously.