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CDBI announces winners of 2017 Design-Build Award of Excellence

October 17, 2017 CDBI

CALGARY – The Canadian Design-Build Institute (CDBI) announced the winners of its 2017 Design-Build Award of Excellence today at the National Design-Build Conference. The winner in the buildings category was the Interior Heart and Surgical Centre in Kelowna, B.C. The

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RFQ issued for Davenport Diamond Rail Grade Separation Project

August 21, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

TORONTO – Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build and finance the Davenport Diamond Rail Grade Separation project. “The Davenport Diamond Grade Separation is a significant infrastructure project that will reduce

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EllisDon awarded contract for new Groves Memorial Community Hospital

June 16, 2017 Infrastructure Ontario

FERGUS, ON – Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Groves Memorial Community Hospital have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Infrastructure to design, build and finance the new Groves Memorial Community Hospital (GMCH) development project in Centre Wellington, Ont. The contract between EllisDon

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PCL Construction awarded contract for Calgary Cancer Centre

June 15, 2017 On-Site Magazine

Calgary – PCL Construction Management Inc. (Calgary) has been awarded the $1.1 billion design-build contract for the new Calgary Cancer Centre project, as part of the governments $1.4 billion overall project budget. PCL president and CEO Dave Filipchuk said, “PCL

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Preferred proponent selected for Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Phase 1C

February 1, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

Plenary Health CAMH is the preferred proponent to design, build, finance and maintain the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C redevelopment project. Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and CAMH selected Plenary Health CAMH after extensive evaluations following an open, fair

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Graham and Mountain View partners proceed with Southwest Calgary Ring Road

October 31, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Province of Alberta has signed a 35-year contract with Mountain View Partners to design, build, operate, and partially finance the Southwest Calgary Ring Road. The Design-Build-Finance-Operate (DBFO) contract is worth $1.42 billion. The Province will fund 60 per cent

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Samuel (Uel) McFall elected Canadian Design-Build Institute chair

October 14, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Canadian Design-Build Institute (CDBI) has elected Samuel (Uel) McFall as its new chair, with past-chair Roy Timms ending his two-year term. The election took place at the CDBI annual general meeting, held in conjunction with its 2016 National Design-Build Conference October

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Walsh Canada reaches commercial and financial close on new data centre

May 25, 2016 by Corinne Lynds

Walsh Canada has achieved commercial and financial close on the Enterprise Data Centre Borden Expansion project agreement with Defence Construction Canada and Shared Services Canada. Commercial and financial close signal the fulfillment of the contractual requirements prior to the start

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Walsh Canada reaches commercial and financial close on new Etobicoke General Hospital expansion

May 9, 2016 On-Site

Vaughan, ON – Walsh Canada has achieved commercial and financial close on the Etobicoke General Hospital Phase 1 Patient Tower project agreement with William Osler Health System and Infrastructure Ontario. Commercial and financial close signal the fulfillment of the contractual requirements prior to

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Never pass on the opportunity to look yourself in the mirror

March 18, 2016 By David Bowcott

The primary difference between an average company and a great company is that the great company will check its ego at the door. Throughout my years, no matter the size, location, or type of work performed, the companies that excel