About Us

In Business for Over 30 YearsMel Hetherington General Construction was formed in 1981, and has worked primarily in the area of commercial, industrial and institutional construction in the National Capital area.

Over 30 years later, our work is seen almost everywhere, whether you are a tourist, or a native of the region, with works completed at some of the areas most prestigious and historic areas. This list includes works at the Chateau Laurier Fairmont Hotel, the entrances to the offices of the Prime Minister of Canada, or in the National Press Club. But our list that we are so proud of doesn’t end there. Feel free to browse through our ever-changing portfolio of projects that are updated on this site from time to time.

Today, our portfolio of clients is a lot more vertical (excuse the pun), with complete office fit-ups to loading docks to industrial coatings.

Whether its a fit-up, millwork requirement or a complete turn-key design, please feel free to contact us anytime. We’d love to help. With a full range of experience, including a complete commercial millwork division to ensure completion in a timely manner, we’ll be sure to not just fit you up professionally and on-time, but on budget as well.

Rob Sisttie - Owner operator

Meet Rob

Owner, operator Rob Sisttie, a native of the Ottawa Valley has operated Mel Hetherington GC since 1989. He is an alumni of the University of Ottawa. He has served on various committees or Boards at organizations, including as the Ottawa Hospital Foundation (co-chair, Golf) and the Outaouais ski zone.

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