Led by Dexter Construction, the largest civil contractor in Atlantic Canada, the Municipal Group is comprised of numerous diversified business units. Our ever-expanding service offerings include construction, environmental, asphalt and quarry, utilities, emulsions, demolition, mining and disposal, to name just a few.

For over 40 years, we’ve been serving Nova Scotia and beyond, and our presence now extends into New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northern Quebec, and the Caribbean.

We recognize that the key to our success lies in the hands of highly-skilled, world-class employees, and our commitment to safety and efficiency is evident in every job. It’s why we’ve not only maintained but enhanced our reputation as a true industry leader – a group that delivers superior workmanship day in and day out.

In addition to building and maintaining infrastructure across Eastern Canada, Dexter and the Municipal Group of Companies continues to make a difference for its charitable contributions. Learn more about our committment to our community.


From a variety of services such as: blasting, excavation, concrete, asphalt to an ever-growing range of work highways, bridges, airports, and utility plants the majority of what we do applies to infrastructure development and renewal. Thanks to strategic partnership and aquisition, we have the expertise to handle virtually every stage of a project.


  • Asphalt Paving, Supply & Storage
  • Concrete Works
  • Quarry Services
  • Road Building & Maintenance
  • Demolition
  • Surface Treatment
  • Drilling & Blasting
  • Site Preparation & Servicing
  • Excavation
  • Slashing & Burning
  • Utilities
  • Marine & Bridges
  • Landfill Development


  • Crushing & Screening
  • Open Pit Mining
  • Dykes, Basins & Tailings Management
  • Open Pit Stripping
  • Hauling (Ore/Waste)
  • Mining Support Services
  • Mining Reclamation
  • Mine Design & Engineering


  • Hydrocarbon Treatment
  • Soil Remediation
  • Supplies Processing & Recycling
  • Wind Farm Development


  • Asphalt Emulsion & Binding
  • Materials Research & Lab Services
  • Aggregate Testing
  • Mix Design Development
  • Micro-Surfacing, Slurry Seal & Chip Seal
  • Pavement Preservation
  • Structural Sealants/Coatings
  • Cold Mix & Hot Mix Asphalt


  • Health & Safety Leadership
  • Operational/Technical Management
  • Skilled Workforce Training
  • Heavy Equipment Operation


  • Equipment Rental
  • Snow Removal
  • Material Handling & Transport
  • Calcium, Sand & Water Delivery