Who we are
Davco was established in 1982 and specializes in industrial construction projects. Davco operates throughout Western Canada. As a leader in the industry, we are committed to quality workmanship and the safety of our employees, our customers and support our community.
At Davco our key personnel are experienced and competent in their craft. We recognize the importance of education and training in today's society. With strong support from the Apprenticeship programs, we strive to train and empower the next generation of workers. Beyond practical knowledge and skills, our employees are encouraged to take pride in their work, and to maintain Davco’s reputation in the industry.
Davco’s head office, along with a 35 acre yard and fabrication facilities are in Wainwright. In Lloydminster we have a 4 acre yard, fabrication facilities, and administrative offices. We have made it our goal to maintain a well organized, controlled and systematic work environment to increase efficiency for our customers as well as to better sustain ourselves.
We take pride in enriching the community and it's programs whenever the opportunity arises. We encourage positive community growth and development and involve ourselves in community events as much as possible. This is displayed through contributions of labour and equipment to a variety of community projects and also through monetary donations to sporting and community groups.
As a supporter of the community and a leader in industry, Davco Welding has become respected as a company not only to employ but to be employed by.
Davco is committed to a strong safety program that protects employees, property and the public from incidents. Daily and monthly safety meetings, plus the Davco Orientation process for new employees, strives to infuse a 'walk the talk' approach to safety.
Our goal is to achieve and maintain an injury and accident free workplace. This means that all potential hazards are assessed and every effort is made to eliminate them in order to ensure all employees get home safely. Through continuous safety and loss control efforts, we can accomplish this.
As an industry leader in safety, Davco is continuously keeping abreast of legislation and industry changes. Davco's safety program constantly evolves in order to incorporate these changes. Davco has held a valid Certificate of Recognition (COR) since 1993.
All Davco employees, including management, are responsible and accountable for the company's overall safety initiatives. Complete and active participation by everyone, every day, at every job is necessary for the safety excellence our company expects.
Davco has quality control programs registered with Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba for pressure piping fabrication, alteration, & repair, as well as Vessel Alteration & Repair. Davco is also an authorized testing facility for Performance Qualification Testing of Welders in Alberta. As well Davco is a CWB Certified Division 2 company for the fabrication of structural steel.
Our pipe drafting software creates ISO's, tracks heat numbers, NDE, weld maps and more.
We use Advance Steel to create shop drawings for structural fabrication, and NC1 codes for our beam line.
Professional QC packages are completed for all piping and CWB structural projects.
In addition to many other qualifications, our quality control division includes CWB certified welding inspectors, CWB certified welding supervisors, ABSA registered welding examiner, NACE certified coating inspector (up to lvl 2).
To be industry leaders, meeting the changing needs and obligations of our customers, employees and community with complete satisfaction.
Our Vision is to grow the company, building projects without compromise to our values or employees.
We Value… Safety We do every task safely, or not at all. Quality We do every task right, the first time. Efficiency Our tasks are planned, communicated, and performed effectively. Continuous Improvement is important. Accountability We are an accountable stakeholder in our projects. Integrity We will act with integrity in every interaction. Challenges Each challenge is an opportunity. We will find solutions without compromising our values. Sustainability We utilize resources in a way that protects our employees, community, and environment for future generations.