Ranking for 2016: 80
Industry Sector: Public Building
Specific Sector: Health Care
Range: $500,000,000 - $1 billion
Project Value: $588,000,000
Government Funds Involved: The exact project cost is not yet available. In December 2015, Newfoundland and Labrador\\\'s new minister of health and community services, John Haggie, said his role was clear: to replace the old Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook with a new facility.
Funding Source: Public
Location: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador
Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2018
This new hospital will continue to offer the high level of services currently available at Western Memorial Regional Hospital including emergency care, obstetrics, palliative care, rehabilitation, inpatient mental health services and diagnostic services, in addition to new services such as radiation treatment and a dedicated space for a PET scanner. Site preparation activities are underway, and this project has entered the design phase. The project is expected to wrap in 2018.