Heartland Petrochemical Complex – IPL Occupied Buildings

Location: Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Design-build contract to construct five occupied buildings and associated site works in support of Inter Pipeline’s combined PDH (propane dehydrogenation) and PP (polypropylene) facility north of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta.

Inter Pipeline is building Canada’s first integrated PDH and PP complex. Graham’s scope of work includes delivery of a full suite of occupied buildings that support the operation of this petrochemical complex. This includes construction of a 13,000 sq. ft. control building, a 9,000 sq. ft. laboratory building, a 20,000 sq. ft. storage building, a 28,000 sq. ft. maintenance and warehouse facility, and a 20,000 sq. ft. administration building with a featured entry.

Earthworks include: Firewater loop, deep underground utilities (potable water, sanitary, & natural gas), shallow undergrounds (mechanical & electrical), rough & final grading, stormwater pond & ditching.

Contract Value


Prime Consultant

Riddell Kurczaba Architecture

Project Owner

Inter Pipeline Propylene Ltd.

Contract Format

Design Build

Completion Date

August 2020

Contract Duration

51 months