About Us

Canada, we have your bridges.
And more.

Engineering Success for 50 Years.

The year 2015 will be a very special one for everyone at Atlantic Industries Limited (AIL), as we celebrate our first half-century in business and look forward to the next.

Engineering and success have been part of AIL’s DNA since our humble beginnings in 1965. We grew steadily through a commitment to product innovation, dependable field service and strategic acquisitions. Today, The AIL Group of Companies has operations across North America and affiliates around the world.

Please take a look at our 50-year timeline to see how we transformed a small regional company into a global leader in engineered infrastructure solutions.

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If you have a crossing, we can bridge it. 

Atlantic Industries Limited (AIL) offers a wide range of efficient bridges – Structural Plate, Prefabricated, Culvert – all engineered to deliver optimum performance and value for applications in the transportation, public works, mining, development and forestry sectors. We also provide supporting products like Retaining Walls, Abutments and Sound Walls to make your bridging projects even more convenient.

Build in success with AIL.

Choose an AIL infrastructure solution and get the value, experience, innovation, sustainability and support that will ensure your project’s success.

Build in value.

By design, our custom infrastructure solutions are easy to ship and install with minimal equipment and labour requirements, making them ideal even for remote locations.

Build in experience.

With almost five decades of experience on some of North America’s largest civil engineering projects, AIL is an accomplished partner in project consortiums and private/public partnerships.

Build in innovation.

Committed to product research and development, AIL is an award-winning Canadian innovation leader with engineered solutions that are endorsed by engineers around the world.

Build in sustainability.

Our environmentally-friendly solutions have limited site impact and virtually no maintenance requirements. Most use high quality recycled and recyclable steel or aluminum.

Build in support.

With a Canada-wide network of sales/engineering offices and manufacturing plants, AIL is a proven project partner ready to help you with full design/engineering support and dependable field service. Plus, as a member of The AIL Group of Companies, we bring a world of resources and expertise to our projects.


Structural Plate Bridges, Tunnels

Prefabricated Bridges

Culvert Bridges

Retaining Walls and Abutments