Three companies shortlisted for Humber College commons building
June 9, 2012 by Andrew Snook
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) recently announced the shortlist of companies for the design, building and financing of Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning’s new Learning Resource Commons, a facility designed to offer academic support and a variety of other student services at Humber College’s North Campus, located in Etobicoke, Ont..
The pre-qualified companies are:
– Integrated Team Solutions (construction by EllisDon Corp. and design by Canon Design).
– PCL Contractors Canada Inc. (construction by PCL Contractors Canada Inc. and design by B+H Architects).
– SNC-Lavalin Capital (construction by SNC-Lavalin Construction (Ontario) and Eastern Construction in a joint venture, and design by KPMB and architectsAlliance in a joint venture).
The new building will also become the main entrance of Humber’s North Campus and have the capacity to accommodate more than 2,200 students.
Features of the building include: group and independent study space, an expanded library, enhanced student services and a student gallery and showcase.
The project is proceeding under IO’s Alternative Financing and Procurement model.
A request for proposals is expected to be issued to the three companies in late June 2012.