Our Thinking

Our Thinking

Originating as a small general contractor business in 1953, FWS steadily evolved into a reputable project development and turn-key construction firm operating in a growing number of industry sectors. With decades of practice rooted in the sectors we serve and live in, FWS represents a storehouse of tried and tested experiences. Benefit from our 70-plus years since inception and stay up-to-date with current industry information.


Ensuring Safety: Behavior Around Powered Mobile Equipment

July 24, 2023

  As a leading provider of construction and industrial services, we understand the risks associated with working around Powered Mobile […]


Building A Legacy: The Remarkable History Of FWS

July 17, 2023

  FWS has a rich history spanning back to its foundation in 1953 by Frank Wiebe Sawatzky. Born in the […]


Unleash Your Potential

July 10, 2023

  A company’s success lies in its people. In today’s competitive job market, finding the right company to work for […]

Indigenous Initiatives

FWS’ Commitment To Indigenous Inclusion And Reconciliation 

July 4, 2023

  FWS believes in the power of reconciliation and the importance of building strong and meaningful relationships with the Indigenous […]

Lean Construction

FWS: The Ultimate Choice For Building A State Of The Art Storage Facility

June 26, 2023

  When it comes to industrial construction, FWS has established itself as the ultimate choice. With our extensive experience and […]


The Importance of Basic Personal Protective Equipment for Workplace Safety

June 19, 2023

  FWS prioritizes the well-being and safety of employees above all else. In situations where hazards cannot be effectively controlled […]


Maximizing Efficiency And Reliability Through Preventative Maintenance Programs

June 12, 2023

  In today’s fast-paced and competitive business environment, industrial facilities and manufacturing plants face the constant challenge of maximizing operational […]

Lean Construction

Revolutionizing Construction With Lean Methodologies

June 5, 2023

  At FWS, we firmly believe in the power of continuous improvement to consistently deliver exceptional results, maximize efficiency and […]