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A new acute care facility for Lions Gate Hospital in North Vancouver is moving forward, as the provincial government has approved the business plan and laid out project details that benefit patient comfort and security. The plan includes more single rooms for people and expanded surgical services. “With the approval…

September 18, 2018 @ 8:28am

Alberta Infrastructure will issue an invitational Request for Proposal (RFP) for a new project construction manager. Alberta Infrastructure has terminated the services of Graham Construction for the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital project. The new construction manager is expected to be hired by late October 2018. “This was not a decision…

September 10, 2018 @ 2:17pm

EllisDon Infrastructure has been named the preferred proponent on the Royal Inland Hospital Patient Care Tower project following an extensive evaluation of proposals from three short-listed teams. EllisDon Infrastructure will design, build, and partially finance the Patient Care Tower project, as well as maintain it for a 30-year period. “Premier…

August 31, 2018 @ 10:07am

B+H has been selected by The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) as the Design Architect and Prime Consultant for the hospital’s new Patient Support Centre (PSC). The PSC is the first phase of Project Horizon–the SickKids campus redevelopment plan which aims to build an inspired, re-imagined hospital of the future.…

August 23, 2018 @ 9:06am

Graham Construction has released the following statement in response to the Notice of Default issued by the Government of Alberta in regards to the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital project. Here is the statement in full: "Graham Construction prides itself on its values of commitment, integrity and reliability and seeks to…

August 02, 2018 @ 2:58pm

The delivery of the QEII redevelopment project and the recently announced CBRM Health Care Redevelopment Plan in will be led by a new division of Nova Scotia Lands, a Crown entity that focuses on major construction and remediation projects. “These are two of the largest and most complex infrastructure construction…

July 12, 2018 @ 8:52am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced construction will begin on the new Green Bay Health Centre in Springdale, approximately 180 kilometres northeast of Corner Brook. Construction is scheduled to begin in August and is expected to take 18 to 20 months to complete. "I am very pleased with…

July 12, 2018 @ 8:45am

The Government of B.C. has greenlit a new hospital for the Cowichan Valley. “People who live in the Cowichan Valley have waited a long time for the hospital they deserve, and that wait will soon be over,” said Premier John Horgan. “The new hospital we’re announcing today will serve people…

July 09, 2018 @ 9:59am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced that the new 164-bed acute care hospital in Corner Brook has advanced to the next stage of the procurement process. Following a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), which was issued on January 12, 2018, Atlantic Healthcare Partnership and Corner Brook Health Partnership will…

June 07, 2018 @ 10:57am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced that sites in Gander and Grand Falls-Windsor have been selected as the future homes of two long-term care facilities in central Newfoundland. “I am pleased to see the momentum continuing to build throughout our province as we move forward on these major health…

June 05, 2018 @ 9:48am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has named new CEOs for the both the Western Regional Health Authority and the Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority. Cynthia Davis has been appointed the new CEO of the Western Regional Health Authority, effective June 1, 2018. Davis has approximately 20 years of experience in…

May 25, 2018 @ 9:15am

Minister of Health and Social Services Gaétan Barrette has confirmed that the major redevelopment project of the Jewish General Hospital is included in the Plan québécois des infrastructures (PQI) as a "project under study". "The fourth phase of this project is the essential complement to optimize the use and benefits…

May 07, 2018 @ 10:41am

The Government of Quebec has added Phase 1 of the Emergency and Expansion Project for the Emergency and Care Units at Pierre Boucher Hospital in Longueuil to the Plan québécois infrastructure (PQI), listing it as a "project under study." "This part of the project aims to modernize the hospital's service…

April 27, 2018 @ 9:05am

The Government of Ontario is celebrating the start of construction on new Patient Care Tower at Michael Garron Hospital. "After 10 years of planning, I am thrilled to officially start construction on the modern and holistic health care centre that the east Toronto community expects and deserves,” said Sarah Downey,…

April 25, 2018 @ 10:27am

EllisDon Corporation (EllisDon) and Carillion Canada Holdings Incorporated (Carillion) have finalized an agreement in which EllisDon will acquire certain assets and assume certain liabilities related to Carillion’s Canadian operations. Under the transaction, EllisDon has acquired 70 per cent of the issued and outstanding shares of four entities, of which EllisDon…

April 23, 2018 @ 9:06am

Construction is underway on the $110-million Willow Square Continuing Care Centre in Fort McMurray, which will create 108 spaces with room to expand as the community grows. Expected to open in the spring of 2020, the new facility will offer various levels of supportive living, long-term care, and palliative care.…

April 23, 2018 @ 8:08am

Saskatchewan’s Crown corporations will invest more than $1.5 billion into infrastructure in 2018-19, while executive government ministries and agencies have more than $1.2 billion in capital investments outlined in the Saskatchewan Builds Capital Plan, a key component of this year’s budget. “Our investments in infrastructure, building our highways, schools and…

April 13, 2018 @ 9:19am

Alberta Infrastructure is posting a Request For Proposals (RFP) for a construction manager for the CapitalCare Norwood Redevelopment project. The construction manager fills an important role in providing pre-construction advice and assists in the development of construction activity. “Alberta Health Services is pleased the CapitalCare Norwood Redevelopment project is moving…

April 13, 2018 @ 8:21am

The provincial government is investing $23.1 million from the 2018-19 capital budget to continue construction of a five-storey addition at the Chaleur Regional Hospital. The addition, which joins the hospital’s west facade, will total 15,712 square metres (169,130 square feet). There will also be renovations to 9,360 square metres (100,750…

April 06, 2018 @ 10:13am

Five Nova Scotia companies and two New Brunswick companies have been awarded the latest contracts for the Dartmouth General Hospital’s expansion and renovation. Government awarded a second set of contracts for the third construction services tender as part of the QEII redevelopment project. The companies are: Guild Contracting Specialties (2005)…

April 05, 2018 @ 9:05am

Premier John Horgan has announced that the replacement for the original Richmond Hospital tower is moving ahead, and a new patient care tower is on the way for people living and working in Richmond. “Richmond has been waiting for good news about replacing the original tower, which has served the…

April 02, 2018 @ 8:56am

Less than three months before the June 7th election, the Liberal government in Ontario delivered its 2018-19 budget, focused heavily on improving health care, child care, and mental health. That commitment includes an $822 million, or 4.6 per cent, increase in funding for hospitals in Ontario. The Government of Ontario…

March 29, 2018 @ 12:22pm

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is committing $619.7 million of its annual budget to infrastructure in the province, with significant investments continuing in the education, transportation, and health care sectors. Minister of Finance Tom Osborne announced plans for the 2018-19 budget, which contains net expenses of $8.29 billion and…

March 27, 2018 @ 1:03pm

Five Nova Scotia companies and one from Ontario have been awarded the latest contracts for the expansion and renovation of the Dartmouth General Hospital, as part of the QEII redevelopment project. The provincial government awarded six of the 17 contracts for the third construction services tender on March 26. The…

March 27, 2018 @ 8:58am

Premier Kathleen Wynne has announced that Ontario is investing up to $2.4 billion for design and construction as part of a massive redevelopment that will transform SickKids into a 21st-century facility, modernize aging equipment and spaces, and boost the hospital's capacity to provide leading-edge care for children. “This historic and…

March 23, 2018 @ 2:51pm

The Government of Alberta is focusing on strategic investments, eliminating waste, and charting a path towards a balanced budget as it works to recover from the “resource revenue rollercoaster” the province has encountered over the past decade. “The recession is behind us and Alberta’s economy is looking up. Alberta’s economy…

March 23, 2018 @ 9:12am

Delivering its third consecutive balanced budget, the Government of Nova Scotia has released its funding plans for the 2018-19 fiscal year with the formal delivery of the budget by Finance Minister Karen Casey. The $10.78-billion budget had a strong focus on augmenting current health care and education initiatives with additional…

March 20, 2018 @ 1:31pm

The QEII redevelopment team has received approval for design and construction at the QEII Health Sciences Centre’s Halifax Infirmary. Government has approved $32.2 million for the construction and renovation of the hospital’s third and fifth floors, as well as purchasing specialized medical equipment. The fifth floor will be renovated to…

March 12, 2018 @ 9:13am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Brockville General Hospital (BGH) have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon to build and finance the Brockville General Hospital - Phase 2 Redevelopment project. The contract is valued at approximately $131.2 million, which reflects the substantial completion payment. “The project will consolidate programs and services…

March 05, 2018 @ 9:16am

The Government of Canada announced that it has signed a 99 year ground lease to The Ottawa Hospital. The Hospital will use approximately 20 hectares of federal land, located along Carling Avenue and Prince of Wales Drive, to build the Hospital’s new Civic Campus. “Our government is very pleased to…

February 23, 2018 @ 2:14pm

Surgeries are now being performed at a new operating room at Hants Community Hospital in Windsor. There will be 800 more operations each year, doubling the number of its annual procedures. “The completion of the operating room is a significant milestone in the QEII redevelopment project,” said Minister of Health…

February 15, 2018 @ 10:19am

Ontario is supporting Quinte Health Care to plan for a new hospital in Picton so that patients and their families continue to have access to quality health care closer to home. “This support from the Ontario government means we are a significant step closer to building a new PECMH (Prince…

February 15, 2018 @ 9:32am

British Columbia Health Minister Adrian Dix has announced that a new hospital for Terrace has moved to the business planning stage after approval of the concept plan. “We know people have been waiting a long time for a new hospital in Terrace, so our government made the project a priority…

February 12, 2018 @ 9:54am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Infrastructure MGH Inc. to design, build, and finance the major redevelopment project, which includes a new patient care tower, at Michael Garron Hospital. EllisDon Infrastructure MGH Inc. (EllisDon) was selected as the preferred proponent for…

February 06, 2018 @ 2:18pm

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to establish an industry short list to solicit proposals for a new 164-bed acute care hospital in Corner Brook. The new hospital will include the same services currently provided at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, as well an…

January 15, 2018 @ 10:36am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced that a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) has been issued to establish a short list of private sector business teams interested in designing, building, financing, and maintaining the new 60-bed long-term care homes in Gander and Grand Falls-Windsor. “It is essential that we balance…

January 08, 2018 @ 2:03pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) have announced that EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare is the preferred proponent to design, build, and finance a major redevelopment project which includes a new patient care tower at Michael Garron Hospital. “Today marks a tremendous milestone for our community! Our main hospital campus,…

January 05, 2018 @ 9:55am

The Government of British Columbia is taking the first step in planning for a new hospital that would offer improved care for families living in Surrey. “Surrey Memorial Hospital delivers first-class health care, but we recognize with a rapidly growing community that access to this care is becoming difficult for…

December 19, 2017 @ 9:39am

People living in the Mid and North Island in British Columbia will benefit from bigger patient rooms, peaceful surroundings, and more surgery space in the North Island Hospital’s Comox Valley campus. “People visit hospitals at the most challenging and critical times in their lives, and we want to make sure…

November 16, 2017 @ 8:38am

The Government of Quebec is celebrating the official ground breaking inaugurating the work of Phase 1 of the new hospital complex at the University Hospital of Quebec—Laval University. "The people of the Capitale-Nationale region were looking forward to this great day,” said Sébastien Proulx, minister responsible for the Capitale-Nationale region.…

November 13, 2017 @ 7:33am

Ontario has approved the next phase of redevelopment at the Peel Memorial Centre, which will add more inpatient services, including complex continuing care and rehabilitation for patients and their families. The province is also making 37 additional beds available at the Brampton Civic Hospital this year, including six more beds…

November 10, 2017 @ 9:07am

Construction is two months ahead of schedule on the $1.4-billion Calgary Cancer Centre, which will add 1,500 jobs to the Calgary economy over the next six years. “Our government continues to make good on its promise to make life better for Albertans by investing in much-needed infrastructure projects like the…

November 03, 2017 @ 10:57am

The Government of Ontario is investing $570 million in the redevelopment and expansion of Kingston Health Sciences Centre's Kingston General Hospital site to ensure patients in southeastern Ontario continue to have access to high-quality care close to home. The proposed redevelopment project will replace aging infrastructure to ensure the hospital…

November 01, 2017 @ 7:56am

Interior Health has shortlisted three teams as it seeks a qualified proponent for the Patient Care Tower Project at Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops. The preferred proponent will be responsible for designing, building, partially financing, and maintaining the new tower. “A new patient care tower at Royal Inland Hospital is…

October 30, 2017 @ 10:51am

Health Minister Adrian Dix was joined by individuals from throughout the South Okanagan at Penticton Regional Hospital to celebrate a milestone in the construction of its new patient tower. With the concrete phase of the David E. Kampe Tower now complete, the structural-steel phase underway and the overall tower construction…

October 30, 2017 @ 10:31am

Newborns, children, and expectant mothers from all around British Columbia will be cared for in the new Teck Acute Care Centre, located on the campus of BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital, officially opened by Premier John Horgan, health-care workers, and patients. “When children need hospital care, they should…

October 23, 2017 @ 8:59am

The request for proposals (RFP) stage has closed for prequalified companies to submit bids to build and finance the Brockville General Hospital redevelopment project. Following a fair, open and transparent request for qualifications process that began in June 2015, prequalified bidders were invited to respond to the RFP issued in…

October 20, 2017 @ 6:20am

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall has announced that construction of the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital has reached 70 per cent completion. The building is now at its final shape with all levels of the hospital, including the helipad, structurally complete. The project remains on time and on budget. “In 2009, our…

October 16, 2017 @ 11:01am

The Government of Quebec has celebrated the opening of the new buildings of the second phase of construction of the new hospital complex at the University of Montreal (CHUM). The three 25-storey buildings will each house therapeutic and hospital diagnostic services, emergency, and clinical follow-ups as well as clinical and…

September 19, 2017 @ 7:44am

Manitoba’s newest regional hospital celebrated its grand opening in Selkirk with a ceremony attended by the province’s health minister and community representatives. “The new Selkirk Regional Health Centre better accommodates residents’ health-care needs and the delivery of health-care services in the region,” said Kelvin Goertzen, minister of health, seniors, and…

September 15, 2017 @ 6:51am

Following a Request for Proposals, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has awarded a contract to EY, valued at $1.7 million, for financial and procurement advisory services for the new acute care regional hospital project in Corner Brook. The new hospital, announced in February, will include the same services currently…

September 11, 2017 @ 6:41am

The Government of Saskatchewan has announced that Scott Livingstone has been named chief executive officer (CEO) of the new Saskatchewan Health Authority (RHA). “Scott Livingstone is an innovative, strategic leader who shares our goal of one provincial health authority that is focused on better co-ordination of health services across Saskatchewan,”…

August 23, 2017 @ 9:01am

The City of Ottawa has officially submitted a rezoning application that would allow for the construction of the new Ottawa hospital Civic campus on lands currently part of the Central Experimental Farm. According to an article from the CBC, the application would allow the land to be rezoned from agricultural…

August 21, 2017 @ 7:10am

The request for proposals stage has closed for three companies to submit their bids to design, build, and finance the new patient care tower project at Michael Garron Hospital. Based on a fair and open request for qualifications process that began in June 2016, the following companies were invited to…

August 17, 2017 @ 8:29am

Five Nova Scotia companies and one New Brunswick company have been awarded the latest contracts for the Dartmouth General Hospital expansion and renovation. The Nova Scotia Government awarded the contracts as part of the QEII redevelopment project. The companies are: Darim Masonry Limited, Lower Sackville RKO Steel Limited, Dartmouth Southeast…

August 14, 2017 @ 7:38am

Deloitte has been awarded the contract to explore public and private sector-led options to help determine the best approach to design, construct, and maintain new buildings that will replace the Victoria and Centennial buildings in Halifax. The work is part of the QEII Redevelopment Project. Deloitte has extensive financial advisory…

July 24, 2017 @ 7:25am

The Government of Quebec has announced substantial completion of Baie-Saint-Paul's new residential and long-term care centre (CHSLD). The new centre is located in the same building as the hospital still under construction. The CHSLD has welcomed people housed in the existing hospital and the Pierre-Dupré Accommodation Centre since July 6th.…

July 18, 2017 @ 7:17am

The Government of Ontario has announced that it will provide funding for repairs and upgrades to 131 hospitals this year, in an effort to provide patients with high-quality care in a safe and healthy environment. Minister of health and long-term care Dr. Eric Hoskins made the announcement at the Orillia…

July 12, 2017 @ 7:27am

Today, construction began on Dartmouth General Hospital Expansion and the second of three tenders for construction was released. The expansion and renovations involve construction of space for 48 beds on the fifth floor, eight operating rooms (replacing four existing operating rooms and adding four more) and extensive upgrades to areas…

June 27, 2017 @ 11:29am

The Government of Alberta has awarded the contract for the design and construction of the $1.4-billion Calgary Cancer Centre to PCL Construction Management Inc. “I’m so proud to see this badly needed new Cancer Centre take its next step,” said Rachel Notley, premier of Alberta. “The choice of the successful…

June 16, 2017 @ 5:01am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Sinai Health System have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Capital Inc. (EllisDon) to build and finance Sinai Health System's Phase 3A redevelopment project at Mount Sinai Hospital. The contract between EllisDon and Sinai Health System is for $288.5 million. An open, competitive request for qualifications…

June 09, 2017 @ 7:19am

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall joined the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan (CHFS) to announce a $50 million donation and a new name for the children’s hospital and the foundation. The largest-ever gift of money to the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan was made by the Jim Pattison Foundation. In honour…

May 31, 2017 @ 7:01am

The Government of Alberta has announced the selection of the site for a new state-of-the-art hospital to be built in the City of Edmonton. The province has committed $400 million over four years to the project. With a projected 350 to 500 beds, the new hospital will provide expanded health-care…

May 30, 2017 @ 12:53pm

Five companies have been invited to compete for the contract to build and finance the Brockville General Hospital Redevelopment Project. An open, competitive request for qualifications process, overseen by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Brockville General Hospital, began June 2015. This process identified five teams with the construction and financial capacity…

May 18, 2017 @ 12:14pm

Government officials joined residents, staff, and community members in North Battleford to celebrate 60 per cent completion of the province’s new Saskatchewan Hospital North Battleford (SHNB). “Our government recognizes the need for appropriate and timely access to mental health services, and the new Saskatchewan Hospital North Battleford is a key…

May 08, 2017 @ 7:16am

As part of the creation of the New University Hospital Complex at the University Hospital of Laval (CHU), the Quebec government is authorizing Phase 1 of the project, construction of the Integrated Cancer Center. This phase of the project involves the construction of the Integrated Cancer Center, including radiation oncology,…

May 04, 2017 @ 7:24am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Groves Memorial Community Hospital (GMCH) have announced that EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare is the preferred proponent to design, build, and finance the new hospital development project in Centre Wellington, Ont. IO and GMCH selected EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare after extensive evaluations following a fair, open, and transparent request…

May 01, 2017 @ 7:21am

The Government of Nova Scotia is moving ahead with plans to replace the hospital in Pugwash. “We are investing in infrastructure for a healthier Nova Scotia,” said Premier Stephen McNeil. “Building this modern facility will allow us to continue meeting the needs of the community for years to come.” As…

April 12, 2017 @ 8:36am

The Ministry of Advanced Education is providing $66.6 million and the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) is providing $11.7 million towards the four-storey, 10,355 square metre (111,460 square-feet) new Health Sciences Centre for Advanced Simulation (HSCAS). The new $78.3 million centre will be one of the largest centres for…

March 30, 2017 @ 6:25am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador will provide greater consideration for the P3 model for building large public sector infrastructure projects in the province. That information was presented by Transportation Minister Al Hawkins during an awards luncheon for the Newfoundland and Labrador Employers’ Council. According to an article from The…

March 21, 2017 @ 9:04am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced a multi-year plan for infrastructure investments. The Way Forward: A Multi-Year Plan for Infrastructure Investments outlines commitments to education, health, buildings and roads, and municipal infrastructure through an investment of nearly $3 billion. The plan includes the following investments by sector over…

March 20, 2017 @ 7:04am

The 2017 Alberta budget included funding for new infrastructure projects, identified as high priorities by the province. Budget 2017 included a Capital Plan that will invest $29.5 billion in infrastructure projects over four years. This includes: $7.6 billion in municipal infrastructure support, including $4.8 billion under the Municipal Sustainability Initiative…

March 17, 2017 @ 7:22am

The first tender for the expansion and renovation project at Dartmouth General Hospital has been issued. According to an article from the The Chronicle Herald, the tender was issued Tuesday with a deadline of April 13. According to the online documentation, the tender includes: “early sitework, concrete structure, elevators, early…

March 15, 2017 @ 8:17am

In response to a Request for Qualifications issued on January 20 for the design, build, financing, and maintenance of the new long-term care facility in Corner Brook, five teams have submitted proposals. The facility will include 120 long-term care beds, 15 palliative care beds, and 10 rehabilitative care beds. Construction…

March 13, 2017 @ 7:20am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have awarded a fixed-price contract to Plenary Health CAMH to design, build, finance, and maintain the CAMH Phase 1C redevelopment project. The contract is valued at approximately $685 million, which reflects the payments made during construction, the substantial…

March 06, 2017 @ 7:20am

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced its commitment to construct a new acute care regional hospital in Corner Brook. The new regional hospital will include the same services as available at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, as well as an expanded cancer care program, which will include radiation services. A…

February 22, 2017 @ 8:22am

Bird Construction Inc. has announced that it has executed a contract with Fraser Health through Bird Design-Build Construction Inc. to design and build a new mental health facility and energy centre at Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster, B.C. This news follows successful negotiations with Fraser Health after being named…

February 15, 2017 @ 9:02am

Premier Brian Gallant announced an estimated $90 million will be invested in the Saint John Regional Hospital in Saint John. The investments will cover the redesign and redevelopment of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), surgical, and oncology units. This year, $2.5 million will be invested to begin the work on…

February 07, 2017 @ 1:00pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Michael Garron Hospital (formerly Toronto East General Hospital), a division of Toronto East Health Network, have issued a request for proposals (RFP) to three companies to design, build and finance the new patient care tower project at the hospital. Teams invited to submit proposals were selected…

February 03, 2017 @ 9:17am

The Government of Nova Scotia is considering its options for the design, construction, finance, and infrastructure maintenance of the QEII redevelopment project, including province-led and private sector-led approaches. A request for supplier qualifications for public-private partnership (P3) advisory services was issued on January 25. "We have said all along we will…

January 27, 2017 @ 7:47am

Construction is underway at the new $12 million integrated health care facility in Leader, Sask. The new 16 bed integrated facility will replace the existing Leader Hospital, the Community Centre and Primary Health Clinic, and the Emergency Medical Services building. It will be connected to the Western Senior Citizens Home,…

December 19, 2016 @ 7:46am

The Government of Canada is prepared to cede the former Sir John Carling site for the construction of a new hospital in Ottawa. According to a CBC News report, officials from all three levels of government have joined together to call for the new Civic hospital to be built on…

December 05, 2016 @ 8:21am

The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) has announced the recipients of the CCPPP 2016 National Awards for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships. “The Council’s Awards Program highlights the exceptional leadership and innovative thinking that distinguishes the Canadian P3 model as globally best-in-class,” says CCPPP president and CEO Mark…

November 01, 2016 @ 8:05am

Plans are on track to get shovels in the ground for the Calgary Cancer Centre next year. The province is holding the first public open house on the project as it prepares to issue a request for proposals. It is also confirming what treatment and research programs will be delivered…

October 12, 2016 @ 10:43am

The $407 million Saskatchewan Hospital North Battleford project has received an anonymous $1 million donation for its community fundraising campaign. According to an article in The Battlefords News-Optimist, the donation was received last week by the Saskatchewan Hospital New Beginnings campaign. The campaign, which has an “ambitious” target of $8…

October 04, 2016 @ 8:43am

Prominent Vaughan citizen and entrepreneur Vic De Zen and his family have pledged $10 million to help build and equip the future Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital – the largest donation to date from an individual to Mackenzie Health Foundation's $250-million Exceptional Care Belongs Here campaign. "Vaughan is where my family was…

September 28, 2016 @ 10:14am

The request for proposals stage has closed for shortlisted teams to submit bids to design, build, finance and maintain the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C redevelopment project. Following a fair, open and transparent request for qualifications process, three shortlisted teams were invited to respond to a…

September 12, 2016 @ 8:17am

Ontario is investing up to $358 million to give patients faster access to high-quality care at Etobicoke General Hospital. The project includes four new storeys and 250,000 square feet of new space for the services needed most by the community, such as emergency and critical care. “Today is a monumental…

June 28, 2016 @ 12:20pm

In another in a series of announcements about Toronto hospital construction, today Bridgepoint Health and Infrastructure Ontario released a request for proposals (RFP) to design, build, finance and maintain the new Bridgepoint Hospital, which will replace the existing facility. Designed to serve people in need of rehabilitation services and living…

July 29, 2008 @ 1:51pm

The Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (Toronto Rehab) and Infrastructure Ontario have selected Aecon Buildings, a division of Aecon Group Inc., to build and finance the hospital's major redevelopment and expansion of the University Centre. The expansion project will provide facilities designed specifically for adults undergoing rehabilitation for serious injury and illness…

July 28, 2008 @ 2:39pm

Aecon Group Inc. announced yesterday that its Buildings Division has been selected by the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (Toronto Rehab) and Infrastructure Ontario as the highest ranking bidder for the renovation and expansion of Toronto Rehab's University Centre site on University Avenue in Toronto. Highest ranking bidder means that Infrastructure Ontario…

June 13, 2008 @ 7:54am

Six million more dollars of spending of Ontario’s ReNew Ontario program has been announced with the planned replacement of the Oak Ridge building of the Mental Health Centre in Penetanguishene. The Liberal government will spend $6 million on planning of the new facility this year and hope to see construction…

May 04, 2007 @ 8:58am

Construction on Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s new M-Wing Shell and Perinatal & Gynaecology project is set to begin May. The redevelopment project will expand Sunnybrook's capacity to provide care for critically ill newborns and high-risk pregnancies. The building team, which is to be led by Vanbots Construction Corporation, also includes…

April 25, 2007 @ 8:20pm

Construction on Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s new M-Wing Shell and Perinatal & Gynaecology project is set to begin May. The redevelopment project will expand Sunnybrook's capacity to provide care for critically ill newborns and high-risk pregnancies. The building team, which is to be led by Vanbots Construction Corporation, also includes…

April 25, 2007 @ 9:05am

World P3 leader John Laing recently acquired a controlling interest in Access Health Abbotsford and Access Health Vancouver. Both companies were assets held by Macquarie Bank Limited. Access Health Abbotsford was selected to design, build finance and maintain the new $355 million Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre; Access Health…

March 23, 2007 @ 8:35am

To fund redevelopment projects, the provinces are turning to partnerships with the private sector. For example, plans for construction of the McGill University Health Care Centre (MUHC) may not be completed without funding from private investors, an option that the Quebec government is open to. The Quebec Ministry of Health…

July 31, 2006 @ 7:56pm