North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2017 Version 3.0


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236210 - Industrial building and structure constructionUS

This Canadian industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the construction (also new work, additions and major alterations) of industrial buildings (except warehouses).

  • Illustrative example(s)

    • assembly plant (e.g., automobile and truck) construction
    • cement plants, construction
    • industrial building or plant construction, general contractors
    • industrial incinerators, furnaces, blast furnaces and kiln construction, general contractors
    • materials recovery facilities, construction

    All examples

  • Inclusion(s)

    • construction of selected additional structures, whose production processes are similar to those for industrial buildings
  • Exclusion(s)

    • constructing oil refineries and petrochemical plants (See 237120 Oil and gas pipeline and related structures construction)
    • constructing power generation plants (except hydroelectric) (See 237130 Power and communication line and related structures construction)
    • constructing warehouses (See 236220 Commercial and institutional building construction)
    • constructing water treatment plants, sewage treatment plants, and pumping stations for water and sewer systems (See 237110 Water and sewer line and related structures construction)
    • performing specialized construction work on industrial buildings, generally on a subcontract basis (See 238 Specialty trade contractors)
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