Joseph Brant Hospital Redevelopment and Expansion Project

Rank 2024


Image Credit: City of Burlington

Industry Sector: Health Care

Project Type: Health Care

Project Value: $353.6 million

Funding Source: P3

Provincial Funding: up to $371.3 million

Municipal Funding: City of Burlington: $60 million

Private Funding: Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation: $60 million

Province: Ontario

City / Region: Burlington

This project involves the construction of a new seven-storey tower at Joseph Brant Hospital and a significant renovation in other areas of the hospital to give patients faster access to the right care. Through this expansion, patients will benefit from space for 172 additional beds in the new tower;
additional beds in the intensive care unit; a modern emergency department; expanded diagnostic imaging services, which will provide capacity for an additional 23,745 exams per year; nine modern operating rooms and a post-anaesthetic care unit; an expanded cancer clinic; expanded ambulatory care programs; an expanded and modernized laboratory; and a renovated special care nursery.

Construction of the new patient tower is scheduled for completion in the fall of 2017, with renovations to the existing hospital to be completed in the fall of 2018.

Project Owner: Joseph Brant Hospital

Project/Construction Manager: Integrated Team Solutions—EllisDon (developer, design-builder); Fengate Capital Management (financial advisor); and Parkin/ Adamson Architects (architects JV)

Other Key Players: Aon (risk/insurance advisor to authority); Entuitive (building envelope consulting); Ernst & Young (advising gov’t.); EXP Services; Infrastructure Ontario (managing procurement and construction); INTECH (insurance advisor); Marshall & Murray (owner’s design stage cost consultant); A.W. Hooker Associates (independent certification); WSP (geotechnical)

Supplier Other: Entro (signage and wayfinding); Canam Group

Legal: McCarthy Tétrault (lead counsel to IO and the hospital); Osler

2018 Rank: 94

2017 Rank: 93

2016 Rank: 99