Cape Breton Regional Hospital Expansion

Rank 2024


Image Credit: Nova Scotia Public Works

Industry Sector: Buildings

Project Type: Health Care

Project Value: $700 million

Funding Source: Public

Province: Nova Scotia

City / Region: Sydney

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2028

The project—a major component of the CBRM Healthcare Redevelopment Project—a new Clinical Services Building that will house a new, larger emergency department, critical care department, more inpatient beds, surgical suites, maternal/newborn services, and a new cardiac catheterization lab, and a new Energy Centre. Site preparation began in 2020 with foundation work last year and the first structural steel going up in June 2022. Construction is underway on the Energy Centre and Cape Breton Cancer Centre. 

Project Owner: Nova Scotia Public Works

Project/Construction Manager: Pomerleau Lindsay Health Care Partners

Other Key Players: Cannon Design; EXP, H.H. Angus; ERA Archtects, Kazian (planning design & compliance services); A.W. Hooker Associates Ltd. (independent certifier); Aon (insurance advisor); Hanscomb (cost consultant); Colliers Project Leaders

2023 Rank: 80