Housing construction starts, from single to multi‑family, average 200 000/year in Canada. We supply contractors a broad range of electrical products needed to power Canadians’ lifestyles.
Commercial Construction and Maintenance
Over 50% of Canada’s population resides in large urban centres driving construction and maintenance of malls, hospitals, office towers, schools, institutions and facilities. Consuming 70% of our electrical energy, this translates in a large number of opportunities for Guillevin.
One of the world’s Top 10 trading nations, Canada is a major manufacturer and exporter of natural resource-based goods, and a leader in industries such as Aerospace, transportation, high tech, food and more. We provide a broad array of electrical and automation products that help build Canada.
Electrical distribution is a $7 billion industry in Canada and in constant growth. Our products touch and enrich every person, home, business and development from Coast to Coast to Coast.
Just in research and development Canada invested $30 billion in 2011. With some $390 billion capital spending in all segments of our economy in 2012, the industry keeps growing and it is constantly changing, so we make innovation routine.
Canada has the 3rd largest renewable energy capacity in the world and aims to generate 90% of the country’s electricity from zero-emitting sources by 2020. We distribute the electrical components that soak and harness energy from the sun and wind, and that deliver efficient lighting to homes, buildings and manufacturing facilities.