Doing it Right for
100 Years.

Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade service provider that safely delivers high-quality construction, facilities management, and technical solutions to government, institutional and industry clients.

With more than 100 years of diverse market experience across North America, we are a forward-thinking organization with a strong track record of delivering customer-focused solutions and operational excellence.

We have the breadth of experience, capabilities and resources to oversee full project and asset lifecycles from design and build through to maintenance and management. Across all our lines of business, our mission is to “do it right” and build enduring relationships that stand the test of time.


Black & McDonald Centennial Video: Celebrating 100 Years of Excellence

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Watch our Centennial video


We’re proud to be celebrating our Centennial this year. Check out our commemorative photobook that showcases  100 years of excellence at B&M.

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Our Services

For our discerning and quality-oriented clients across North America, we provide integrated and innovative solutions that stand the test of time.

What’s New

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B&M employees volunteer at Habitat for Humanity

On Thursday, June 29, Black & McDonald employees from the Southern Ontario Utilities region volunteered to participate in a Team Build Day with Habitat […]

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Commemorating the National Day of Mourning

On this National Day of Mourning, we honour those who have lost their lives, experienced injuries or fallen ill on the job due to […]

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Apply for Black & McDonald’s Centennial Scholarship for Employee Families

We are pleased to announce that the application period for the annual B&M Centennial Scholarships program for 2023 is now open! This program provides […]

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International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, and every day, we celebrate the contributions and achievements of our female colleagues, and encourage positive change to support the […]

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Black & McDonald Acquires Power Precision

Black & McDonald has acquired Power Precision, an electrical solutions provider based in Bathurst, New Brunswick. The acquisition allows B&M to expand its capabilities as well […]

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Celebrating Black History Month 2023

Black & McDonald is proud to celebrate Black History Month, a time for us to commemorate the achievements and contributions of our Black communities.

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Bell Let’s Talk Day serves as Canada’s national day for mental health

The awareness campaign began 13 years ago to end the stigma surrounding mental health and quickly grew to become the world’s largest conversation on […]

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Happy holidays from Black & McDonald!

We wish you a happy holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year!

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B&M supports fundraising event for Dr. Peter Centre in Vancouver

Black & McDonald is proud to sponsor Passions, an annual culinary event sharing world-class food and drink in support of the Dr. Peter Centre. […]

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Veterans Day

Happy Veterans Day to everyone celebrating! Let’s thank and honor the fallen who paid the ultimate sacrifice for their country.

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Remembrance Day

On November 11th, Canada remembers Service, Courage, and Sacrifice at home, around the world and across generations. Today and every day, we honour those […]

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B&M donates $100,000 in support of new Centre for Skilled Trades at Durham College

Black & McDonald has donated $100,000 in support of Durham College’s initiative to expand diversity in the skilled trades workforce. The donation will help […]

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What Our Clients Say

Black & McDonald’s record of achievement and performance within our facilities is superior and demonstrates their vast knowledge of working within the framework of today’s hospitals. The team has provided a multitude of services, both large and small, to Scarborough Health Network, including mechanical and electrical redevelopment and construction projects. We have no hesitation in recommending Black & McDonald’s services to other parties.

Tyler Crocker, Director, Plant and Facilities Operations, Scarborough Health Network

The HVAC contract transition by Black & McDonald at Toronto Pearson Airport was a major endeavour. The extremely tight timeline of seven weeks for the transition took place over the Christmas holidays, and there was a considerable level of coordination required from hiring employees and obtaining vehicles and equipment to be ready for the start date of the contract. The transition phase of the contract was seamless and I can’t thank Black & McDonald enough for their efforts in ensuring there was no disruption to our customers.

Mike Risenborough, Director, Facilities Maintenance, GTAA

We needed someone to take over our Central Utilities Plant operations and maintenance to support 1.3 million sq. ft. of manufacturing and support space on an urgent basis. Black & McDonald was able to come in and put together a transition plan quickly and seamlessly take over from the previous team.

Mahendran Gnanapragasm, Manager, Global Real Estate Facilities, Celestica

Black & McDonald’s crew’s professionalism went above and beyond expectations and reflected the understanding of what it means to be a nuclear professional, similar to our regular staff.

Glen Smurthwaite, Cost & Schedule Analyst, Ontario Power Generation

Special thanks to Black & McDonald. A lot of the work was picked up by your team on a very short notice. There are many good examples of what was done from successful welding and containment exhaust ducting, all the way to pressure test work. Excellent team work and responsiveness.

Waleed Ishaque, Ontario Power Generation

Just passing along what a great job your technician Tim did in replacing an old Alvey Micrologix PLC with a new CompactLogix today. The work is clean and neat, and all of Tim’s wiring checked out correctly the first time. Thank you Tim!

Corey Stark, President, Control System Engineering Inc.

After Hurricane Irma we were without power. Florida Power & Light restored power to the north end of the beach, with the exception of two buildings, one of which I live in. A week before FPL told us power would be restored, a friendly Black & McDonald crew showed up. After about three hours of labor, they got our building up and running with power. They were absolutely amazing.

Carol Figura, Storm Restoration Resident, Fort Meyers, Florida

I wanted to send you a note to let you know that your technician, Toby, went above and beyond during his visit on Monday. He replaced all the light bulbs that needed attention in our warehouse and I almost feel like I am getting a suntan when I walk in. Toby is professional, courteous and knows his stuff. We appreciate him and his work!

Barb Ziegler, Office Manager / Executive Assistant, NCTC

I wanted to thank your organization and crews that took time to come to Florida to help people they had never met before and restore their electric power. We were truly blessed, my family is safe and my house suffered minimal long-lasting damage thanks to Black & McDonald. To all of you in Kansas City have a blessed day!

Cheryl Cornelius, Storm Restoration Resident, Fort Meyers, Florida

I wanted to take a minute to thank you and your crew for the outstanding work that was performed at Med James. Your crew followed the procedure to the letter and things went extremely smoothly. The guys did a great job cleaning up after the project and the client was very pleased with the updated panel legends. I look forward to working with you again in the near future.

Gregory Gibson, CFM Operations Manager, MC Realty Group / YRC Freight

Our company utilizes Black & McDonald for various services such as street light maintenance, engineering work, and electric vehicle charging station installation and maintenance to name a few. Everyone we work with from the project managers to the field personnel are always very professional, prompt in filling our needs, and provide stellar customer service. Black and McDonald is a very valued partner in all of our areas of business that we utilize their services for.

Tina Steele, Manager, Contractor Programs and Joint Use, Evergy

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Experienced Professionals

Are you a talented professional looking for a new challenge? Check out our open opportunities.

Students & New Graduates

Starting your career? If you’re entrepreneurial, collaborative and seeking a family oriented environment, this is the place to start.

Skilled Trades

Join us and hone your construction craft with opportunities to work on a variety of projects in our diverse portfolio.


Jul 05

How A Solid Integrated Facilities Management Strategy Can Reduce Rising Costs

While 2022 was characterized by inflation, 2023 has largely been defined by economic uncertainty, as businesses still cope with many of the same financial […]

Jun 28

AI shaping the Future of Facility Management

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has consumed headlines as language-based platforms like ChatGPT and their evolving technology continue to amaze us with their abilities. Despite concerns […]

Feb 06

How to achieve a fully accessible facility for your occupants in 2023

In the day-to-day operation of a business, accessibility of the facility tends to be an afterthought of the initial design period. However, facility accessibility […]

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