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About Us

Execution planning for steel erection and maintenance, at its finest.

About RTI – Erecting Steel Since 2019

RTI is Owned by Russel Thomas, a red seal ironworker turned entrepreneur with a passion for complex and difficult projects. Russel founded the company with a vision to work on the type of projects that leave others wondering ‘how did they do that’? His motivation comes from creating a team first culture with the goal to deliver astonishing results for the client.  

About RTI Steel

At RTI Steel, our specialties include:

Structural Installations, Industrial Maintenance, Steel Fabrication, Demolition, Mass Timber, Rigging and Heavy Lift, Mobile Welding, Overhead Crane Installations, and Sheet Metal.  

Your project is important to us! Each build we work on is well thought out with detailed planning. We only work with experienced and ticketed tradespersons.

RTI Industrial consistently provides superior work to complete your most complex structures on time and on budget.

We pride ourselves on our steadfast commitment to safety and service. RTI continuously rises above the standards that steel projects are produced and managed in our industry.

Detailed Execution Planning

Planning ahead comes standard with us. By spending extra time in preparation, we’re able to efficiently complete projects without rework.

Reliable Skilled Labour

Schedule acceleration? Tight deadlines? Deficiencies and extra works? Count on us for rapid mobilization of skilled tradespersons to get you to the finish line.

Mobile and Ready to Come to You

With crews available for work in all parts of BC, Alberta and beyond, we are ready and willing to hit the road to meet your needs. Rural projects offer unique challenges that we are well equipped and experienced to handle. 

Certified, Skilled, and Ready to Go

Yes we are Canadian Welding Bureau certified with fully-equipped service trucks to handle your on-site welding needs. Working with RTI, you can expect professional and experienced Red Seal tradespersons.

Community Work by RTI Industrial

Giving back is one of our passions.

Putting our skills to use in the community for the greater good is important to us. We are determined to continue to offer not for profit groups support in various ways. 

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