2016 – Awarded Construction of the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit

Client: NBPS District Health Unit

Location: North Bay, Ontario

Contract Value: $14.9 Million

Architect: Mitchell Architects Inc.

Completion Date: Anticipated Spring 2017

Expertise

Institutional
Health Care / Medical Clinic
Lump Sum Contract

Project Description

This health care facility supporting the North Bay and Parry Sound District serves as the new main office and medical facility for the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit.

The project consists of constructing a new 60,000 square foot facility on an existing brownfield site.

The foundations are comprised of a shallow cast in place foundations with underground venting to help aid in the remediation of the soils. The main superstructure is constructed out of a structural steel frame with sections of glulam timber framing and cast in place shear walls extending up through both storeys of the building.

The exterior of the building is unique in its construction by way of introducing a glulam curtain wall assembly. Along with the introduction of zinc panels, wood composite panels, specialty architectural stone, and aluminum curtain walls.