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EllisDon wins Autodesk Excellence Award for Complex vivaNext project

November 29, 2016 On-Site Magazine

This past weekend, in Las Vegas, NV, EllisDon was presented with the Autodesk Excellence Award for the Collaboration and Communication of Large Infrastructure Projects for work completed on the vivaNext project. These awards recognize companies who innovate with Building Information

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EllisDon celebrates the Jersey of Courage at the Pearson Airport Terminal 3 Project

November 11, 2016 by Corinne Lynds

Employees and Subcontractors at the Toronto Pearson International Airport Terminal 3 project celebrated safety which featured, MySafeWork founder and workplace safety champion Rob Ellis, EllisDon president and CEO Geoff Smith, and Kieran Hawe, EllisDon senior vice president and area manager

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EllisDon presented with Canada’s Safest Employer Award

October 31, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Last week, EllisDon was presented with Canada’s Safest Employer Award at the Safest Employer Gala at Arcadian Court in Toronto. The Safest Employer Award is presented by Canadian Occupational Safety in partnership with Workplace Safety and Prevention Services and encompasses

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EllisDon presented with Canada’s Safest Employer Award

October 26, 2016 Canada Newswire

This past Monday, EllisDon was presented with Canada’s Safest Employer Award at the Safest Employer Gala at Arcadian Court in Toronto. The Safest Employer Award is presented by Canadian Occupational Safety in partnership with Workplace Safety and Prevention Services and

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EllisDon’s stellar safety record earns multiple awards

October 18, 2016 by Corinne Lynds

EllisDon has once again been recognized as one of the safest places to work in the industry. This past week, the Ontario General Contractor Association (OGCA) and Ministry of Labour (MOL) recognized EllisDon with three accolades, further demonstrating that it is an

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Fortress selects EllisDon as builder for SkyCity Centre Winnipeg

October 14, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Fortress Real Developments has announced that EllisDon has been awarded the contract to build SkyCity Centre Winnipeg, the iconic 45-storey mixed-use condominium apartment and office tower located in downtown Winnipeg. As Manitoba’s tallest structure, SkyCity will be a postcard-worthy skyscraper that

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York University’s student body secures innovative capital project financing for Student Centre

October 12, 2016 York University Student Centre

The York University Student Centre, a student levy funded organization overseeing the operation of the existing Student Centre building, has successfully secured innovative financing for the construction of a second Student Centre building on York University’s Keele campus. The 126,000-sq.-ft.

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EllisDon supports the Tour of Alberta

September 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

EllisDon continued its support as a premier sponsor at the fourth annual Tour of Alberta presented by ATB Financial. The Tour of Alberta is a five-day stage race, with approximately 120 of the world’s best cyclists racing across Alberta’s beautiful

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EllisDon restores hope and community in Fort McMurray

August 29, 2016 EllisDon

  When a wildfire, a blaze known as “The Beast”, swept through Fort McMurray, Alberta, in the spring of 2016, it destroyed homes, displaced people, and devastated entire communities. Among the affected was Northern Lights Regional Health Centre (NLRHC), a 136-bed

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Contract awarded for Seneca College King Campus expansion

August 8, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Seneca College and Infrastructure Ontario (IO) have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Corporation to design, build and finance Seneca College’s King Campus Expansion. The contract between EllisDon and Seneca College is for $70.9 million. Payment will be made by

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EllisDon wins Seneca College expansion project

July 19, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Seneca College have selected EllisDon to design, build, and finance their King Campus expansion project. Working with the EllisDon team will also be MJM Architects & Montgomery Sisam Architects Inc. The expansion will enhance the quality of

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EllisDon selected for Seneca College’s King Campus Expansion

July 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

EllisDon has been selected as the preferred proponent to design, build and finance Seneca College’s King Campus Expansion. Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Seneca selected EllisDon after extensive evaluations following an open, fair and competitive request-for-proposals process that began in August

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EllisDon teams up for “Walking In Someone’s Shoes” campaign

April 15, 2016 by Corinne Lynds

EllisDon recently teamed up with the Mustard Seed, an outreach organization based in Alberta, to donate 122 pairs of work boots to its Employment Program. “We have a strong desire to be in the community, and this gave us an opportunity

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EllisDon’s Gilbert Brulotte elected 2016 CCA Chair

March 22, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) has appointed Gilbert Brulotte as chair of the 2016 Board of Directors. “No matter how much new technology becomes available, if we do not have the right people in place to help optimize its use,

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Ground broken on first Eglinton Crosstown LRT station

March 15, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Construction has begun on Keelesdale Station, the first of 25 stations to be built for the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT). The Eglinton Crosstown LRT is the largest public transit project currently under construction in Canada and represents the

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Three teams shortlisted for CAMH redevelopment

February 25, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Video: How CAMH will be transformed

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Financial close reached on Edmonton’s $1.8B transit expansion

February 11, 2016 On-Site Magazine

EllisDon part of TransEd P3 consortium

The Windsor Detroit Bridge project includes a six-lane bridge, providing three Canada-bound lanes and three US-bound lanes over the Detroit River. Two bridge types were considered under the DRIC study - cable stayed and suspension. The bridge will have a clear span of 850 metres/2788 feet across the Detroit River with no piers in the water.
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3 teams shortlisted for Windsor-Detroit Bridge

January 21, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Bidding teams include Aecon, EllisDon, SNC Lavalin