Gracorp

The Graham Advantage

BUILDING BETTER

We stand on the shoulders of a giant

We are an experienced real estate developer that benefits from being a subsidiary of the Graham Group, one of Canada’s largest and most respected construction companies.

Founded in 1926, Graham is an employee-owned construction solutions partner with revenues exceeding $4 billion annually. With over nine decades of experience, Graham provides general contracting, design-build, integrated project delivery, construction management, public-private partnerships and development services in the buildings, industrial, infrastructure and project finance sectors. Graham has 24 offices throughout North America and employs over 2,200 passionate professionals focused on delivering lasting value. Graham has the resources, capacity and expertise to undertake projects of every scope, scale and complexity.   

Together with Graham, we continue to develop and build community-defining projects across our locations.

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GRACORP’S ROOTS IN GRAHAM CONSTRUCTION

1926 A BRIEF HISTORY
GRAHAM FOUNDED

P.W. Graham & Sons is founded in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan by Phillip Wigglesworth Graham. The company starts out building railway stations for the Canadian Pacific Railway. 

1930's A BRIEF HISTORY
EXPANDING CAPABILITIES

During the Great Depression, Graham begins working on government social infrastructure such as schools and hospitals.

1950 A BRIEF HISTORY
AN ERA OF GROWTH

Graham is awarded the contract to construct the Boundary Dam Power Station in Estevan, Saskatchewan for Sask Power. Considered the largest infrastructure project in Saskatchewan's history, the project launches a new era at Graham and initiates a major growth 

1970's A BRIEF HISTORY
CONTINUED EXPANSION

Initiating another major growth phase, Graham opens offices in Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Denver. Annual revenues grow to $100 million.

1985 A BRIEF HISTORY
A TRANSITION TO EMPLOYEE OWNERSHIP

Graham employees purchase the company from the Graham Family. The company is reborn with 50 employee shareholders and a belief in Graham's vibrant future.

2000'S A BRIEF HISTORY
MARKET DIVERSIFICATION

Graham capitalizes on the long run of buoyant times in this decade by increasing its capabilities and service offerings in a booming construction market. This drives major growth and diversification by project type, size and location. Graham is now active in the buildings, industrial and infrastructure sectors. 

2007 A BRIEF HISTORY
FURTHER EXPANSION IN THE U.S.

Graham capitalizes on the long run of buoyant times in this decade by increasing its capabilities and service offerings in a booming construction market. This drives major growth and diversification by project type, size and location. Graham is now active in the buildings, industrial and infrastructure sectors. 

2008 A BRIEF HISTORY
GRAHAM DEVELOPMENT

Graham Construction forms their Development division with two primary objectives: developing real estate projects and delivering projects under public-private partnership (P3) contracts. Graham continues to generate over $2 billion in annual revenues. 

2018 A BRIEF HISTORY
GRACORP PROPERTIES

Graham’s Development division expands further, and the real estate group becomes Gracorp Properties. Working from Seattle, Vancouver and Calgary, Gracorp focuses on the development of mixed-use, multi-family residential, office and retail projects.

2019 A BRIEF HISTORY
GRACORP TODAY

In the short time since its formation, Gracorp has shaped many communities with over 2.1M sq.ft. of space completed or in development. At present, Gracorp has 11 projects worth a total of $1.2B in various stages of development.