About Gill Construction
Gill Construction has developed relationships with some of the strongest small businesses in Prince Edward Island to ensure that all aspects of construction are performed to the highest standard. We highly encourage our employees to achieve their Red Seal in Carpentry and to further their education in the most up-to-date building practices.
At Gill Construction we will strive to ensure your project is completed for the greatest possible value, on time, and on budget. Whatever work you are considering we would be more than happy to work together to bring your plans into reality.
About the Owners
- Tom Gill graduated from UPEI in 1972 with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Economics.
- In 1973, Tom received a graduate diploma in Industrial Education from University of Alberta.
- Taught school and ran Gill Construction for 15 years. Due to increased construction demand he started full time in construction in 1990.
- Carson Gill, Tom’s son, graduated from UPEI with a BA in 1999. After having worked with Gill Construction from the age 14 years, he decided to make a career in the construction industry.
- Carson completed his carpentry training and received his carpentry license in 2000.
Gill Construction has a very stable work force with many of our carpenters and construction foreman being employed with the company for 10-20 years. We include every facet required for a completed project from initial planning to final landscaping.
Gill Construction Inc. has been providing Prince Edward Island with first rate general contracting and construction since 1981.
We do a variety of residential, commercial and farm projects. We specialize in turn-key operations.
Gill Construction Inc. is a member of the Atlantic Home Warranty Program and the Construction Association of PEI.
Troy Lea: Has been with Gill Construction for over 20 years. As a licensed carpenter and one of our project foremen, he consistently delivers high quality outcomes and remarkable customer satisfaction.
Wilfred Mullin: Our longest serving employee, Wilfred’s vast experience and knowledge make him one of the most versatile carpenters in the industry.
Rick Robertson: Part of the crew for more than a decade, Rick brings a broad knowledge to framing and finish work to the table.
Craig Trainor: Craig has worked through the block release program and earned his Red Seal in Carpentry. Ready to tackle any job, Craig continues to develop as a fine employee.
Richard Swan: Bright and energetic, Richard brings his background of business training and physical capability to bear on all challenges. Richard started his construction career with Gill Construction and has already achieved the training, hours, and certifications to achieve his Red Seal of Carpentry license.
Angus MacAdam: Angus is tasked with the unenviable job of clearing the mess behind the rest of us. The undisputed MVP of Gill Construction.
Justin Coffin: A new addition to the work force. Young, strong and eager, Justin has a bright future with Gill Construction. Since joining us Justin has completed his block release training and received his Red Seal designation in Carpentry.
Matt Bernard: Matt came on with us in 2013. His quick smile, infectious laugh and easy going nature have made him an easy fit with the company.
Chris Acorn: After a brief period of retraining and diversifying his work experience, Chris rejoined our team in August 2014. A very capable carpenter and supervisor, Chris has overseen several complete builds for Gill Construction.
Melissa MacRae: Our new office manager has fit right in at Gill Construction and with her thick skin, aptitude for organization, and willingness to tackle any job she has helped bring our company into the 21st century.