The Matcon Group of Companies
In the early 1980ís Mike Mattson, Ron Amos, and
Kirk Guse shared a common employer in the civil construction field.
Ron Amos founded TRS Construction Services Ltd in
1988 and Kirk Guse joined the company a year later.† Sound management and aggressive tendering
saw the company grow quickly to 75 employees, completing $20 million per
year in civil construction projects.†
The TRS group was primarily involved in subdivision and townhouse
services, road building, municipal projects and gravel operations.
Mike Mattson was attracted to the team a short
time after and fit right in.†
Matcon, under Mikeís direction, was started as an excavation and
site preparation company to compliment the proven servicing capabilities of
the TRS group.† By the mid 1990ís
Matcon was completing $7 million per year in the excavation and site
The resources of TRS and Matcon were amalgamated
in the mid 1990ís and Matcon emerged a larger, more diverse company
performing a variety of civil construction projects over an intensive
We are continuously expanding the scope and
territory in which we offer services.†
We have well established and highly successful partnerships and
joint ventures in closely related business areas and as far afield as
Ontario.† The history of the Matcon
group is still being written.