Construction Surveying

Construction Surveying

Focus provides construction surveying services across Western Canada to clients involved in commercial and industrial developments. In addition, HCS Focus and their team of experienced professionals specializes in the delivery of industrial construction surveying services to the oil sands industry near Fort McMurray in Northern Alberta.

Our reputation for responsive service and exceptional quality has given us the opportunity to work extensively on all major projects in the region.

In recognition of the important role safety management plays in this very busy, unique work environment, we are committed to maintaining one of the best safety programs in the industry.

Our experienced construction and survey team provides an array of services that support every stage of a major construction project.


  • Industrial Surveys
  • Civil Construction Surveys
  • Mechanical Surveys
  • Structural Surveys
  • Earthwork and Volume Surveys
  • Piping Surveys
  • Engineering Surveys for Future Construction and Expansion Projects

We are a leader with a proven track record in 3D mapping, planning and virtual surveying. Our See – Plan – Survey – Build approach is leading edge technology that provides our clients with real, measurable time and cost savings in a repeatable, regulator-approved framework.

See 3D Planning & Virtual Surveying service page

Dyke 12 Construction, Suncor

HCS Focus is currently involved in Dyke 12 Construction at the Suncor Mine. We have 2 crews which provide coverage 7 days a week. The dyke construction is for a new...

UE-1, Multiple projects, Syncrude

HCS Focus, a wholly owned subsidiary of Focus, first started working with Syncrude when we were awarded the surveying serviced contract for the UE-1 expansion. In the past...

Long Lake Oil Sands Project, Nexen

Nexen Canada Ltd. contracted Focus to provide surveying services to its Long Lake Oil Sands Project. Focus began by providing surveying and plans to facilitate the company...

Tailing Reduction Operations, Suncor

HCS Focus is currently working on Suncor’s Tailing Reduction Operations (TRO) project.. Four crews are providing surveying services for the Tailings Reduction...

Refinery Expansion, CCRL

Consumers’ Co-operative Refineries Ltd.  turned to Focus for surveying services when they sought to increase their totally integrated 100,000 bbls/day crude oil...