Corporate Profile

Kautaq Construction is 100% owned by Makivvik. Created in 2011, the company operates as a general contractor in the Nunavik region offering services in the residential, commercial and civil sector.

Kautaq focuses its activities on the design and construction of various development projects across Nunavik. Community projects are the core of the company as its specialized in turn-key projects such as warehouses or sewing centers.

Civil Division

  • Construction of new residential developments, including site access, preparation, and drainage, in various Nunavik communities.

  • Construction of commercial buildings for a variety of Nunavik clients ranging from Aviation, multi-purpose buildings, as well as institutional such as a church.

  • Provision of crushed stones for various construction projects throughout Nunavik (paving, tank farms, residential and commercial construction).

  • Marine civil works such as breakwaters, port facilities, and access ramps.

Residential Division

  • Construction of private homes

  • Four models offered ranging from two-bedroom to five-bedroom models

  • Document preparation assistance for the Nunavik Home Ownership Program

  • Turn-key service in private home construction

Kautaq Construction’s expertise is built on the Makivvik Construction Division’s history of building over 700 social housing units in all Nunavik communities. The care for quality construction, the compliance with construction schedules and close contact and communication with customers and communities are essential values guiding our work.

The various projects performed by the company enabled it to develop a comprehensive understanding of housing conditions in Nunavik, and consequently to optimize the constructions to respond to climate, social and economic requirements in the region.

Kautaq Construction promotes and encourages local and regional economic spin-offs for all projects in which it is involved.

Number of employees:


Full Time




Kautaq Construction
1111 Dr. Frederik-Phillips Blvd.
Main Floor
Montreal, Quebec
H4M 2X6

Tel: +1 514 745 8880
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