Université de Montréal Science Complex

Rank 2024


Image Credit: University of Montreal

Industry Sector: Buildings

Project Type: Education

Project Value: $348.3 million

Funding Source: Public/Private

Provincial Funding: $173.4 million

Private Funding: $176.6 million

Province: Quebec

City / Region: Montreal

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2020

The first building of the new Outremont Yards campus, the 650,000-sq.-ft. science complex at the Université de Montréal will provide a home for 2,200 students in the fields of biological science, physics, chemistry, geography, and materials engineering.

Financial contributions from the provincial and federal governments helped to cover costs associated with the decontamination of the site, which also includes five hectares for green space. The project is expected to be completed in time for the start of the 2019-2020 school year.

Project Owner: Université de Montréal

Engineer: Bouthillette Parizeau Inc., PMA Engineering, SNC-Lavalin (engineer consortium); SDK (civil and structural engineers)

Contractor: EBC Inc.

Project/Construction Manager: DECASULT (Phase 1)

Environmental Services: WSP (environmental/acoustic)

Other Key Players: Englobe (QC and roofing inspection services)

Architect Names: MSDL; Lemay; NFOE

Supplier Other: Canam Group

2019 Rank: 99

2018 Rank: 96

2017 Rank: 97