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October 11, 2021

Five largest construction projects initiated in Canada in Q3 2021

By Carmen

Here are the five largest construction projects initiated in Canada during Q3 2021, according to GlobalData’s construction projects database.

1. Burnaby Hospital Redevelopment – $1,121m

The project involves the construction of a 314-bed hospital comprising two towers in British Columbia, Canada.

Construction work started in Q3 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q4 2028.

The project aims to provide better healthcare facilities in the region.

2. Terrace Mills Memorial Hospital – $448m

The project involves the construction of a 26,440m2, 78-bed hospital in British Columbia, Canada.

Construction work commenced in Q3 2021 and is expected to finish in Q4 2025.

The project aims to provide more single-occupancy rooms for patients to increase comfort and reduce the likelihood of infections, and it will also expand surgical services.

3. Southern Manitoba Fibre Project – $261m

The project involves the construction of a 2,657km fibre broadband connection in Manitoba, Canada.

Construction work started in Q3 2021 and is forecast to complete in Q4 2024.

The project aims to connect fibre optic cables to approximately 49,000 underserved households.

4. Fleetwood Reservoir and Water Main  – $200m

The project involves the construction of a new underground reservoir and water main plant in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.

Construction work commenced in Q3 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q1 2024.

The project aims to continue delivering clean, safe drinking water to growing communities south of the Fraser River.

5. Calgary Glenbow Museum Renovations – $115m

The project involves the renovation of a museum in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

The $80 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of a server room 2. Construction of collections storage areas 3. Construction of an administrative space 4. Construction of a cafeteria 5. Construction of exhibit spaces 6. Installation of safety and security systems

Construction work started in Q3 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q4 2024.

The project aims to transform the building and exhibit spaces.

Methodology:This analysis is drawn from GlobalData’s global construction projects database, which tracks new construction projects over $25m from announcement to completion.

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