The strategic focus on disciplined growth, healthy liquidity, and consistent execution of our robust and diverse backlog of services, creates a platform to generate strong sustainable EBITDA. The expansion of new services and cross sale opportunities to clients is expected to enhance the long-term value for all stakeholders. Bird currently operates across Canada, serving the heavy industrial market in all provinces as well as serving the industrial, commercial and institutional (ICI) markets in all provinces with the exception of Quebec.
Bird is well-respected in the construction industry for its strong operational capabilities. The strategic focus of Bird is to secure and execute challenging projects that take advantage of the technical strength of the company and its talented employees in order to generate superior and sustainable margins. In the industrial market, Bird self-performs concrete, civil and underground works, and also undertakes contracts to design-build process and non-process buildings, often on remote sites. In the ICI sector, the company concentrates on design-build and other technically and logistically complex projects, including those in the public-private partnership market.
Bird Construction Inc. is listed on the TSX under the symbol TSX:BDT. The company has demonstrated a track record of consistent growth and profitability, and has frequently been cited among Canada's top 20 public companies for return on capital and return on shareholders' equity. The company has generated an annual profit for over 20 years in a row and pays a strong monthly dividend.
Bird is well-positioned to continue delivering strong performance, producing superior shareholder returns with our strong leadership, diversity and a stable and experienced workforce. This is reinforced with the successful delivery of many challenging projects across the country that have been Built By Bird.