St. Paul’s Hospital

Rank 2024


Image Credit: Providence Health Care

Industry Sector: Buildings

Project Type: Health Care

Project Value: $2.3 billion

Funding Source: Public/Private

Provincial Funding: $1.327 billion

Private Funding: Providence Health Care $850 million (from sale of existing hospital site); St. Paul’s Foundation $136 million

Province: British Columbia

City / Region: Vancouver

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2026

In February 2019, the Government of British Columbia approved the business plan for a new St. Paul’s Hospital in the False Creek Flats. The new hospital will continue to serve as an acute-care hospital and integrated health campus. The new facility will be expanded to a capacity of 548 beds and be the home of several leading provincial programs and referral centres, including for heart and lung care, renal, eating disorders, and specialty surgeries and transplants. 

Project Owner: Providence Health Care/Vancouver Coastal Health

Engineer: Tetra Tech (geotechnical design)

P3 Team Members/Project Team: DB (F): PCL Construction

Other Key Players: Arcadis-IBI Group (early design works); KPMG (clinical planning services); Entuitive; EY (mgmt. consultant); McElhanney (site surveyor); WSP (roads, offsite utilities and onsite design services); Victaulic (supplier); Cartel Communications Systems Inc.

Architect Names: HDR; Stantec

Legal: Norton Rose Fulbright (owner); Bennett Jones

2023 Rank: 33

2022 Rank: 34

2021 Rank: 36

2020 Rank: 33