Business Overview

A tradition of excellence

Founded in 1944, Houle prides itself on a tradition and reputation of excellence for our industrial, commercial, institutional, and residential customers. Over its lifetime and even today, Houle continues expanding its services to provide clients with as close to a one-stop shop building and development experience, as possible. Houle is highly sought, not only for electrical construction and service, but also for security and life safety, network systems, industrial capability, power quality,  building controls automation, audio visual, and lighting, thanks to the company’s unwavering commitment to delivering the highest quality work in any circumstance.

Houle’s offerings and expertise include design-build/design-assist, cost budgets, project management, construction management, installation and retrofitting, as well as 24-hour emergency and on-call service to businesses and home owners. Houle serves the entire province of BC, with regional offices in Greater Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Prince George, Kamloops, Kelowna, and Kitimat.

Meeting every kind of project head on from bridges, ports, plants and pulp mills, to hospitals, universities, and shopping malls, Houle has overcome many unique challenges through innovation and the expert knowledge of our long standing workforce. Our portfolio includes some of Western Canada’s most distinguished landmarks, including:

The Lion’s Gate Bridge  Vancouver

  • Award of Merit


Port of Vancouver  Vancouver


  • Integrator of the Year


The Museum of Anthropology at UBC  Vancouver

  • Silver Award


Abbotsford Regional Hospital & Cancer Centre  Greater Vancouver

  • Gold & LEED Gold Award


Dockside Green  Victoria

  • Gold & LEED Platinum


Nanaimo Regional General Hospital & Perinatal Centre  Nanaimo

  • Gold Award


The Wood Innovation & Design Centre at UNBC  Prince George

  • Silver Award


Thompson Rivers University  Kamloops

  • Gold Award


The Rio Tinto Aluminum Smelter  (part of the Kitimat Modernization Project) Kitimat

Our Capabilities

From precontruction to post project support, our people remain at the core of our service excellence. The expertise of our team results in precisely planned and well executed projects.


Career Opportunities

Looking for a career that is both challenging and rewarding? Do you want to be part of a team that genuinely cares about your career growth? Join Houle’s ‘One Team’ and be empowered to own your work.


Community Engagement

We are committed to serve and strengthen the communities where we live, work, and do business.