Our Team

Our Team

Steve SkibaPresident

Steve grew up working construction alongside his father in northern Alberta, learning the skills necessary for the trade and the importance of a strong work ethic. After proving his own success in envisioning and developing businesses across the province, Steve founded North Star Contracting in 1998. His executive leadership and strategic planning have built North Star into a complete service construction company proficient of any sized project. Steve’s specialized expertise in project management, site development, water and sewage development, excavation, and commercial construction has enabled North Start to bid and execute multi-million dollar projects with ease.

Matthew J. MackaySenior Estimator

Matthew has spent 20 years as a construction professional guiding procurement and business growth for contractors working in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Matthew’s experience includes Civil Land Surveyor, Field Engineer, Inspector, Gradesman and Utilities Foreman. Matthew brings exceptional communication skills to the heavy civil construction industry and has a successful track record of securing quality opportunities aligned with North Star’s growth strategy.

Grant Seigler, Sr. Construction Manager, Grading

With over 30 years of industry experience, Grant has over 16 years of General Superintendent experience managing grading and paving projects. He has taken numerous safety courses such as Leadership for Safety Excellence, Prime Contractor, and First Aid. Grant has worked on and completed numerous large-scale paving projects throughout the Calgary area, including:

  • Deerfoot Trail & Country Hills Boulevard interchange
  • Deerfoot Trail & 24 street interchange
  • Beddington Trail
  • Calgary Airport runways and taxiways
  • City of Calgary pathways & bike paths
  • Numerous parking lot and floor slab preparations including Western Grocers (1 million sq. feet)
  • Hamptons subdivision
  • Edgemont subdivision
  • Millrise Subdivision

Jimmy Borhot, Construction Manager, Underground

Jimmy is a high-energy professional, with over 19 years of hands-on experience with underground construction. Jimmy has helped lead companies through change and challenging times to profitable growth. Jimmy joined North Star Contracting in 2016 from one of our largest competitors where he oversaw and managed the day-to-day operations of the company’s underground projects. Jimmy is a hands-on leader with extensive underground construction knowledge and an outstanding strategist with a track record of success. He is able to work collaboratively with crew members and colleagues to deliver projects safely, on time and on budget.

Frank DixonConstruction Manager, Concrete & Paving

With over 30 years of industry experience, 24 of which, where as a manager and leader overseeing large projects such as pathways, bridge decks, major roadways, overlays, and interchanges. Frank also has in-depth experience working with the City of Calgary and thoroughly understands best practices for City of Calgary projects.

Frank has worked on and completed numerous large-scale paving projects, including:

  • Stoney Trail from Crowchild Trail to Hwy 1 (40,000 tonne of Superpave)
  • C.P. Intermodel (70,000 tonne of asphalt)
  • Calgary Airport runways and taxiways
  • Deerfoot Trail & Country Hills Boulevard interchange
  • Deerfoot Trail & 24 street interchange
  • Glenmore Trail & Barlow Trail interchange
  • Various pathways overlay and bridge deck projects throughout the city
  • Hwy 8 & Sarcee to 101 street
  • Overlay Crowchild Trail from 12 Mile Coulee Road to Nosehill Drive
  • 36 Street from McKnight Blvd to 64 Avenue