Behrends has Strong Alberta Roots with a Global Reach

Behrends Group of Companies started in Edmonton, Alberta over six decades ago and although we are a locally-owned, family-run business with strong roots in our province, our reach has extended far beyond our municipality, region, and even continent since we started doing business. Behrends Group started in Alberta because this province has always been the perfect place to build a … Read More

Interior Directional Signage for Finding the Way

Interior directional signage, sometimes called modular signage, is critical for helping patrons and clients who enter your business or organizational spaces find their way. In fact, directional signage is the most common type of sign in the industry which tells you a lot about how necessary these signs are for facility navigation. When individuals enter your built spaces, they need … Read More

Designers Working With Designers

At Behrends Group, our design team is made up of talented and experienced individuals who have worked for our company for many years. As such, they know what is possible when it comes to the manufacturing of signage based on particular design visions. This know-how is invaluable when it comes to determining if a design is manufacturable and can be … Read More

Metal Signage Materials

Metals have been essential to human technology and art for millennia. In sign building and design they are an automatic choice of material for anyone who wants a sign that communicates permanence, individuality, and style. With their diverse characteristics, there is a metal to suite any style and signage solution. Some of the metals our foundry works with include:   … Read More

The Total Language of a Sign

The total language of a sign – not only what it communicates but how it communicates – must be considered for signage to be maximally effective. There are multiple components which make up the total language of a sign and must be considered by designers and manufacturers to properly execute a spatial vision for their clients. Before we consider what … Read More

A Perfect Blend of Artisanal Work and Technology

Client Care Award

A long legacy of experience in artisanal work and techniques is only as good as it is adaptable. These days, being adaptable means incorporating technology in ways that streamline processes and increase quality and efficiency without affecting the craftsmanship of the final product. Behrends Group has a combined experience of at least 205 years in our foundry alone and these … Read More

Reception Signs

Reception signs welcome people into your workplace; well-chosen reception signage is key for setting a tone and expressing the best qualities of your brand from the first glance onwards. We’ll help you create an elegant and refined piece of signage that makes a serious statement. Decades of experience have taught us the importance of subtlety and designing for longevity, and … Read More

Parks Canada Historic Plaque

Behrends has been working closely with Parks Canada for many years in providing commemorative and historical plaques. Click on the link below to see the write up from Sign Media Canada on one of the most recent commemorative plaques.

Visit Behrends Group at the 2018 HD Expo in Las Vegas

We’re excited to announce that some key members of the Behrends Group team will be flying out to fabulous Las Vegas to attend the Hospitality Design Exposition & Conference (HD Expo)! Running from May 2 to 4, 2018, this comprehensive show is the leading event for hospitality product sourcing and networking, and we can’t wait to showcase what we’ve been … Read More