MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Infrastructure Ontario and Trillium Health Partners have shortlisted five companies to build and finance the Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project.
Based on a request for qualifications process that began in May 2013, the following companies were shortlisted:
- Bondfield Construction Company Limited
- Graham-Harbridge + Cross Joint Venure
- PCL Constructors Canada Inc.
- Walsh Canada
Project highlights include:
- the complete renovation and expansion of the emergency department
- a new six-bay ambulance garage
- the renovation and expansion of the surgical and peri-operative department
- new and expanded facilities for the critical care unit
- renovations to the diagnostic imaging department
The companies were shortlisted because they have the required construction capability, experience and financial capacity to undertake a project of this size and complexity. They will be invited to respond to a request for proposals, expected to be issued in late 2013.
Infrastructure Ontario and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care are working with Trillium Health Partners to redevelop the Credit Valley Hospital site, which will remain publicly owned, publicly controlled and publicly accountable. Previously, Infrastructure Ontario worked with Credit Valley Hospital to deliver the Phase II Redevelopment project, which was completed on budget and ahead of schedule in March 2011.
Trillium Health Partners is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities. Trillium Health Partners is affiliated with the University of Toronto Mississauga and the Mississauga Academy of Medicine.
Infrastructure Ontario is a crown agency of the Province of Ontario that delivers large, complex infrastructure renewal projects on time and on budget. Over the last six years, the province has applied Infrastructure Ontario's alternative financing and procurement model to 83 major projects valued at approximately $38 billion, saving taxpayers an estimated $3 billion. Infrastructure Ontario also manages one of the largest real estate portfolios in Canada, provides municipalities and eligible public sector clients with financing to renew public infrastructure, and leverages its private-sector expertise to manage major commercial transactions on behalf of the province.
Deb Matthews, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care
"The redevelopment of Credit Valley Hospital aligns with our government's Action Plan for Health Care, which is all about providing the right care, at the right time, in the right place. This project will help to ensure Mississauga residents and their families continue to have access to high quality health care, close to home."
Michelle DiEmanuele, President and CEO, Trillium Health Partners
"These renovations that will be done at the Credit Valley Hospital will help us to meet the needs of our growing and diverse community. We are excited that the project has reached this next important milestone."
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SOURCE: Infrastructure Ontario
For further information:
Trillium Health Partners
905-848-7580 ext. 3832