Arthon Industries Limited
General Contracting & Aggregate Production
February, 2012 : : Arthon has been awarded a significant multi-year contract for earth moving and mine development at The Huckleberry Mine, near Houston, B.C., a mine owned by Imperial Metals. Arthon Contractors Inc. Joint Ventured with Belvedere Place Contracting Ltd. and was awarded this multi-year $40Million+ contract to complete Earth Moving, Tailings Dam Construction, and various Works at the Huckleberry Mine Site starting April 2012 with a completion in 2013/14.
July 2011 - Arthon Industries Ltd. (AIL) and Coalmont Energy Corporation (CEC), a wholly owned subsidiary of AIL, congratulate Coalmont, B.C. on its Centennial Year. CEC will be developing the coalmont coal mine, high on the mountain above Coalmont, B.C. We had a wonderful visit and outdoor dinner with 100+ locals and 'old-timers' in Coalmont on Saturday, July 09.
June 16, 2011 Arthon Contractors is low bidder ($18Million) on MoTI Project No. 22546-0000 : HWY 1 CLANWILLIAM Overhead No. 0354 Replacement - Highway No. 1 approximately 11 kilometres west of Revelstoke. The project starts approximately 700 metres west of the existing Clanwilliam Overhead No. 0354 and continues eastward from the structure for approximately 1.9 kilometres.
On-Going - Arthon Industries Limited continues work and aggregate plant operation at Kitimat Sandhill Project. This major project is owned by Sandhill Materials Inc., a subsidiary of Arthon and is a major supplier to industrial projects in the Kitimat corridor.
June 3, 2011- Name change : Arthon Industries Limited is our new corporate name, previously 'Arthon Construction Ltd.' The new name avoids confusion with the operating arm of the company - Arthon Contractors Inc.
Arthon's Recent Projects
May, 2011 Arthon Contractors is low bidder on Intersection Improvements at Bailey Road, Vernon on Highway #97. Minor delays can be expected. Closures will occur for blasting. First blast was May 18 ... resulting in only a 10 minute closure.
- June 2010
IDL Projects Inc. awarded Arthon Contractors Inc. a $7+ MM contract to complete haul road construction from the Western Coal Corp.'s mine southwest of Chetwynd B.C. to Rail line. The project involves construction of new forest haul roads totalling some 20+ km. At the same time, two other contractors are engaged to complete the entire length of haul road. The full route consists of roughly 22.1 km of new construction and upgrades to 38 km of existing roads for a total length of about 60 km.
- February, 2008
Arthon has begun the construction of 4 lanes along Okanagan Highway 97 above Lake Okanagan in Summerland with over 1,000,000 m3 of rock cuts and 700,000 m3 of earth moving. This $38.6 Million contract is scheduled for completion in the Summer of 2009.
- March 2007:
Arthon Contractors Inc. begins grading and site work for the UBC Okanagan Flyover and Roadworks. A new bridge over Highway #97 will improve access into the University campus. Additional internal roadworks and access routes will be added in this joint project of UBCO, City of Kelowna, and the B.C. MoT.
- November 2006Arthon begins ground work and aggregate plant setup at Kitimat Sandhill Project. This major project is owned by Sandhill Materials Inc., a subsidiary of Arthon.
- February, 2006
Arthon Industries Limited has begun the construction of roadworks for a rural subdivision - Cascade Ridge on Pattison Creek in Mission, B.C. Over 25,000 m3 of material is to be moved to accommodate 11 new One Hectare residential lots.