Love for a Landmark

Pomerleau is rehabilitating the Alexandra Bridge, which crosses the Ottawa River to connect popular tourist destinations in Ottawa and Quebec. By Staci Davidson Crossing the Ottawa River and Canada’s National Capital Area (NCA), the Alexandra Bridge carries 10 percent of the river’s vehicle crossings each day, which averages more than 15,000 vehicles per day. However, … Read more

Two Become One

With a $48 million budget, Memme Construction is making dramatic improvements to an Ontario community’s road and water infrastructure. By Jamie Morgan Memme Construction Regional Municipality of York Project value: $48 million Location: Georgina, Ontario Scope: Road widening, force main twinning, new water main Peak employees: 60 When Memme Construction bids on jobs, it doesn’t … Read more

Dominating Ontario

+ Dominus Construction Group has encountered few hiccups as it delivers another Cityzen masterpiece – the L Tower in downtown Toronto. By Brian Salgado Dominus Construction Group – L Tower Project cost: $150 million Location: Toronto Scope: 800,000-square-foot luxury high-rise condominium tower The 62-story, 800,000-square-foot L Tower is a luxury condominium structure that will … Read more

Rapid Transit Relief

+ B. Gottardo’s construction work on the city’s Bus Rapid Transit project is expected to help reduce gridlock in Mississauga, Ontario. B. Gottardo Inc./City of Mississauga – Mississauga Bus Rapid Transit Project Project cost: $259 million Location: Mississauga, Ontario Scope: 18-kilometre transit corridor Owners: The city of Mississauga, province of Ontario, government of Canada … Read more

New Building Integrates Site

A historic quadrangle around a new student center on the Lakeshore campus of Humber College was restored to green grass for people instead of asphalt for vehicles. The architectur- al firm of HOK had a number of challenges when designing a new student center for a central location on the Lakeshore campus of Humber College. … Read more

Worth the Risk

+ Concord Adex has a strong team in place to help it achieve new heights with Parade at Concord CityPlace. By Staci Davidson “We are building the highest bridge residence in the world.” > Jeff Wilkinson, project manager Concord CityPlace is a 44-acre development in downtown Toronto that will have approximately 7,500 condominium units when … Read more