Harbour Development is a member of the Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS). CANS is a not for profit industry trade association that represents contractors working in the non-residential construction industry.

As a CANS member, Harbour Development is committed to conducting business in a fair and honest manner with skill, integrity and financial responsibility by:

  • Negotiating in good faith
  • Honouring agreements both verbal and written
  • Fulfilling moral and legal obligations
  • Adhering to the highest quality expectations for their products and services.

As a CANS member we are committed to be responsible employers by: 

  • Providing a safe work environment
  • Providing equitable and fair employment, contracting and purchasing practices.

As a CANS member, we are encouraged to be good corporate citizens by: 

  • Supporting community and industry involvement of their people and resources
  • Being aware of their actions and their impact on the community
  • Abiding with laws and industry regulations that protect and enhance the community.


We are a proud member of the Western Dredging Association (WEDA). WEDA represents the North American dredging industry as a member of the World Organization of Dredging Associations (WODA). WEDA's goal is to promote dredging through knowledge and new ideas for use in the development of solutions to problems related to protection and enhancement of the marine environment.