EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 8, 2014) - Govan Brown, a National Construction Management Firm, is proud to announce the opening of their new office in Edmonton, Alberta. Having a firm foot-hold in the Calgary market and subsequently the Prairie Provinces, Govan Brown's newly formed Edmonton Office will handle all of northern Alberta's construction requirements.

The new Govan Brown office will be located in the centre of downtown Edmonton. Partner Troy Braithwaite explains the need for a new office in Alberta, "Our goal as construction managers is to be present wherever there is a high demand for our services. Edmonton is an emerging market with plenty of opportunities." Recent projects completed in the area include, a new Rogers store in Edmonton's Kingsway Mall, two HSBC bank branches in the downtown core, a CIBC branch and the construction of a new school in Mundare, Alberta.

Govan Brown was founded in 1994 by Partners, Ralph Govan and John Brown in Toronto, Ontario. In 2003, the firm retained a third Partner with the addition of Jon Taylor. After becoming a well-established construction firm in the Greater Toronto Area, they expanded into neighboring markets and eventually all of Canada with offices in Ottawa, Vancouver, Calgary and Victoria. With a wide variety of construction solutions and services, Govan Brown has become a preferred contractor for some of Canada's largest companies.

For more information, visit www.GovanBrown.com.

Contact Information:

Govan Brown
Rose Rencius
National Marketing Manager & Community Relations
416 703 5100 ext: 271