Ocean Concrete and Ocean Pipe

Ocean Concrete and Ocean Pipe are affiliates of Lehigh Hanson, a fully-integrated operation including concrete pipe and ready-mix concrete production in British Columbia.

Ocean Pipe - More Than 125 Years in Vancouver

Ocean Pipe can trace its roots back more than 100 years, to the day when a family business stocking building material supplies set up shop in Vancouver. Through acquisitions and expanded business lines in the heavy building materials industry, a small pipe division grew to become Ocean Pipe. Now, Ocean Pipe is an industry leader in concrete pipe design and production. We dedicate resources and expertise along each step of production with extreme quality control. For customers, this translates into consistent, reliable and in-spec products.

Ocean Concrete - A History of Providing Local Solutions

Ocean Concrete started from modest beginnings. A small, family-operated distributor of building material supplies set up shop in Vancouver in the late 1800's. More than 125 years later, Ocean Concrete is leading the industry in large-scale, high-profile, complex and challenging projects in British Columbia.  Expanding to Victoria from its early beginnings in 1939, we delivered the first load of ready mixed concrete on the island.  Today, we proudly showcase the only state of the art wet batch facility on Vancouver Island.  This system ensures quality and consistency for today's complicated building specifications.  We are able to facilitate large concrete pours and efficiently and environmentally meeting the needs of Southern Vancouver Island contractors.


Ocean Concrete Victoria - Building Greater Victoria for Over 100 Years

Ocean Concrete Victoria has grown from its very early beginnings - in 1939, we delivered the first load of ready-mix concrete on Vancouver Island! Ocean Victoria originated in 1912 as Evans Coleman and Evans. In 1919 becoming Evans Coleman and Johnson Brothers, and Ocean Cement in the 1960s.

Today, Ocean Victoria proudly showcases a state of the art wet batch concrete facility on Vancouver Island – a system that ensures quality and consistency for today’s challenging building specifications, both commercial and residential. Our plant is able to facilitate large concrete pours and our central location in the downtown core enables us to efficiently and environmentally meet the needs of Southern Vancouver Island contractors. Our experienced and professional team are skilled at ensuring our concrete is delivered within specification and compliant for all applications of any jobsite requirement.


OnSite Mobile App

OnSite App Logo

Need real-time delivery information and the ability to place orders on the fly from your iOS- or Android-based mobile device? Get instant access to information about your ready mixed concrete order with Lehigh Hanson’s OnSite mobile app. Check accuracy, see each truck’s status, request a new order or change an existing one. All without calling the dispatch office. 


Concrete Construction Resources and FAQ

We are members of many concrete trade organizations and offer our customers links to many excellent concrete information sheets and technical bulletins. Over the years, we have compiled a list of common challenges and information on how to solve them.   Click here for some best practices about finishes and sealers, curing and cleaning.  Want more information on ready mixed concrete and its applications? Click here.

Often we are asked for information on our truck specifications. Ocean Concrete operates a fleet of approximately 65 ready-mix concrete trucks, with an average load capacity of 10.4 m3 and providing a combined fleet capacity of over 675 m3 per trip. The Ocean fleet has three different truck configurations; please see the specifications available below. Click here for more information on our truck specifications.

Concrete in Practice

ACI Concrete Testing Videos

For handheld views on troubleshooting topics, consider downloading our free i.check mobile app from the app stores. 

Ocean - Request Credit

Credit Application

At Ocean, the relationships we have with our customers are important to us. As a simple way of securing all the advantages we have to offer, we encourage our customers, both new and returning, to create a professional credit account.

Complete the form online, print it and then physically sign the application. After signing the application, scan and email it to lehighhansoncredit@lehighhanson.com or fax it to (866) 543-4579. We will process your submission, and you should receive a decision notification within 72 hours.

Need help? Call us at: (888) 895-3938