R-Four Contracting Ltd. has been serving B.C. since 1969, with Ed Spence as its founder. As pioneers of the Port Kells area of Surrey, R-Four Contracting actively participated in the building and expansion of this area. In 1986, Rick Spence became president and owner of R-Four Contracting and has continued to build upon the foundation his father provided.

For over 38 years, R-Four has been changing the commercial landscape in British Columbia with over 500 commercial construction projects. R-Four remains committed to maintaining a strong team of dedicated tradesmen and craftsmen to provide the same integrity, innovation, and dedication that has been the standard throughout the years.
Excellence through Innovation
While R-Four Contracting is confident in all areas of construction, our specialization lies in project management, general contracting, concrete forming, concrete tilt-up and seismic upgrades.

At R-Four, we have an advantage in today's labour market by employing a large, skilled labour fleet averaging between 75 - 100 employees. Together, we are dedicated to achieving the highest level of quality and service to our customers while maintaining consistent results of being on time and on budget.

We are well known throughout the construction industry for our ability to adhere to demanding construction schedules. We also take pride in our coooperative working approach with our customers and other professionals.


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  1. Reliable
    Provide the highest level of quality construction practices and services at fair and market competitive prices.
  2. Relationships
    Ensure long-term relationships with our employees, suppliers, sub-contractors, professional associates and customers.
  3. Respect
    Maintain the highest levels of professionalism, honesty and integrity
  4. Resources
    Develop a highly skilled network of people within our team of employees, sub-contractors and extending to various professional associates.
At R-Four Contracting Ltd. we are committed to ensure that our choices and actions are not only economical but also environmentally responsible. We recognize that the purchases we make and the disposal of construction materials can only help in our efforts to maintain a healthy environment. For more information on local resources, recycling programs and partnerships with www.gvrd.bc.ca for more details.
Safety is our number one priority. Our goal is to provide a safe work place for all of our employees, trade contractors, customers, and visitors to all of our job sites. Our safety program promotes active participation and on-going training.
Download Our Safety Manual Here