building the best since 1973


Jim Dent Construction is an industry leader in heavy civil construction, specializing in hydro-related projects for a variety of public and private clients.  DENT services include site preparation, right-of-way clearing, transmission line foundations, substations, installation of new generating systems and run-of-river sites.

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About Us

Jim Dent Construction was started in 1973 and has been "building the best" ever since, establishing DENT as a leader of specialized heavy civil construction at many levels - from initial design to final completion.

With our highly skilled and dedicated team DENT delivers start-to-finish solutions that meet the demands of today's complex project work sites.

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Tretheway Creek Hydroelectric Project


Owner: Tretheway ...
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Ruby Creek Capacitor Station

Owner:  BC Hydro

Location:  near Hope British Columbia

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Northwest Transmission Line

Owner:   BC Hydro

Location: north and south of Meziadin Junction BC

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