Major Project Updates for the Month of April 2020

Information & Updates

Major Project Updates for the Month of April 2020

A monthly update of recently added, under construction, and completed projects in the Alberta Major Projects Inventory.

Information & Updates

Major Project Updates for the Month of April 2020

Recently Added

18 projects were recently added to the Major Projects database in April 2020

Riverwalk Retirement Residence - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Riverwalk-Retirement-Residence/4106
Construction of a 12 storey seniors retirement residence that will feature independent living, personalized supportive care, assisted living, and memory care. Upon completion, the building will contain 141 units.

A building permit was issued by [Read More]

City Scape Plaza - Building 2 - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/City-Scape-Plaza-Building-2/4094
Construction of a six storey residential building that will contain 136 suites and an underground parkade.

A building permit was issued by the City of Calgary on April 9, 2020.

Sunnyside Flood Berm - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Sunnyside-Flood-Berm/4099
Construction of a flood berm to protect against a flood that is of similar size compared to the 2013 Calgary flood. The berm would stretch from Centre Street to 10th Street NW.

Lumino Residential Complex - Building D - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Lumino-Residential-Complex-Building-D/4096
Building D of the Lumino Residential Complex will feature 135 units.

A building permit was issued by the City of Calgary on April 9, 2020.

Centre Street Church Campus Expansion - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Centre-Street-Church-Campus-Expansion/4105
Details include construction of a two storey walk-out church that will contain 47,000 square feet, known at the Centre Street Church Northwest Campus. The building will feature a 750 seat auditorium, a gym, meeting space, and more. There will also [Read More]

City Scape Plaza - Building 1 - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/City-Scape-Plaza-Building-1/4095
Construction of a six storey residential building that will contain 136 suites.

A building permit was issued by the City of Calgary on March 31, 2020.

Strathmore Town Hall - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Strathmore-Town-Hall/4100
Construction of a new town hall for Strathmore, along with revitalizing the adjoining Kinsmen Park.

Highway 93 North Improvements - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Highway-93-North-Improvements/4093
Project will look to add safety improvements and to re-pave sections of Highway 93 North in Banff National Park.

Project to proceed summer 2020.

Trans-Canada Highway Improvements (Banff National Park) - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Trans-Canada-Highway-Improvements-Banff-National-Park/4092
Project will re-pave sections of the Trans-Canada Highway (from KM 63-82.5), including acceleration lane construction and intersection signalization and lighting.

Project to proceed summer 2020.

King Edward Park Alley Renewal - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/King-Edward-Park-Alley-Renewal/4087
The City of Edmonton will be renewing alleyways in the King Edward Park neighbourhood.

The project will be tendered in April 2020, and work to proceed in the spring.

Millennium Place Sports Complex Renovations - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Millennium-Place-Sports-Complex-Renovations/4103
Renovation of the Millennium Place sports facility in Sherwood Park. Details include the renovation of the pool (boiler, filters, acoustic panels, play structures), along with replacing the ice plant for the skating rinks.




Materials Recovery Facility Enhancements - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Materials-Recovery-Facility-Enhancements/4102
The Materials Recovery Facility enhancements include the addition of a ventilation system to the Tip Floor, the installation of 3 new dry scrubbers, concrete slab on grade, housekeeping pad, civil works, associated ducting and supports, patching of [Read More]

111 Avenue Rehabilitation (149 Street to 156 Street) - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/111-Avenue-Rehabilitation-149-Street-to-156-Street/4091
Rehabilitation of 111 Avenue from 149 Street to 156 Street.

Project to proceed summer 2020.

Banff East Gate Utility Upgrades - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Banff-East-Gate-Utility-Upgrades/4090
Parks Canada requires construction services to replace and upgrade utilities and a pump house at the Banff East Gate. Work includes rehabilitation of buried utilities, water, sewer, gas and power, site paving and rehabilitation, and replacing the [Read More]

118 Avenue Rehabilitation (142 Street to 150 Street) - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/118-Avenue-Rehabilitation-142-Street-to-150-Street/4089
Edmonton's 118 Avenue is set to be rehabilitated from 142 Street to 150 Street.

Project to proceed summer 2020.

Groat Road Rehabilitation (107 Ave to 111 Ave) - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Groat-Road-Rehabilitation-107-Ave-to-111-Ave/4088
Rehabilitation of Groat Road from 107 Avenue to 111 Avenue.

Project to proceed summer 2020.

St. George Greek Orthodox Church Retail Development - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/St-George-Greek-Orthodox-Church-Retail-Development/4101
Construction of a three storey 44,000 square foot retail podium, that will feature an underground parkade.

Battle River Railway Track Expansion - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Battle-River-Railway-Track-Expansion/4086
Expansion of the Battle River Railway in Forestburg to add a fourth track to the system.

Under Construction

13 projects with a combined value of $245.7M are now under construction for the month of April 2020

Dairy Innovation West Facility - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Dairy-Innovation-West-Facility/3965
According to Alberta Milk, the Dairy Innovation West facility will feature technology that will remove water from raw milk. This will create concentrated components required by dairy processors to be used in a variety of dairy products. The facility [Read More]

Riverwalk Retirement Residence - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Riverwalk-Retirement-Residence/4106
Construction of a 12 storey seniors retirement residence that will feature independent living, personalized supportive care, assisted living, and memory care. Upon completion, the building will contain 141 units.

A building permit was issued by [Read More]

City Scape Plaza - Building 2 - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/City-Scape-Plaza-Building-2/4094
Construction of a six storey residential building that will contain 136 suites and an underground parkade.

A building permit was issued by the City of Calgary on April 9, 2020.

Vermilion Grain Terminal - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Vermilion-Grain-Terminal/4035
Plans for the Vermilion Grain Terminal include a loop track that can load a 150 car train, a grain elevator with a storage capacity of 34,000 tonnes, and a 25,000 square foot warehouse. The terminal will be located on a CN Rail Line just east of [Read More]

Lumino Residential Complex - Building D - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Lumino-Residential-Complex-Building-D/4096
Building D of the Lumino Residential Complex will feature 135 units.

A building permit was issued by the City of Calgary on April 9, 2020.

Bonnyville High School Modernization - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Bonnyville-High-School-Modernization/4108
Bonnyville High School Modernization

City Scape Plaza - Building 1 - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/City-Scape-Plaza-Building-1/4095
Construction of a six storey residential building that will contain 136 suites.

A building permit was issued by the City of Calgary on March 31, 2020.

Cochrane Transit Hub and Innovation Centre - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Cochrane-Transit-Hub-and-Innovation-Centre/3852
Details include a downtown transit HUB on the former Esso Bulk Station Site, located adjacent to the CP Rail Corridor. There will be 90 parking stalls and a three-storey facility that will also house the Innovation Centre.

Bear Street Shared Street Reconstruction - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Bear-Street-Shared-Street-Reconstruction/3934
The project will work on street beautification, implement traffic calming measures, and create a barrier-free street so cyclists, pedestrians, and vehicles can share the road equally.

Banff issued an RFP for the project Oct 10, 2019. [Read More]

Millennium Place Sports Complex Renovations - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Millennium-Place-Sports-Complex-Renovations/4103
Renovation of the Millennium Place sports facility in Sherwood Park. Details include the renovation of the pool (boiler, filters, acoustic panels, play structures), along with replacing the ice plant for the skating rinks.




Jasper Ave Rehabilitation 109 St to 124 St - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Jasper-Ave-Rehabilitation-109-St-to-124-St/180
Jasper Avenue from 109 Street to 124 Street is scheduled for a rebuild.

Materials Recovery Facility Enhancements - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Materials-Recovery-Facility-Enhancements/4102
The Materials Recovery Facility enhancements include the addition of a ventilation system to the Tip Floor, the installation of 3 new dry scrubbers, concrete slab on grade, housekeeping pad, civil works, associated ducting and supports, patching of [Read More]

Hardisty Diluent Recovery Unit - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Hardisty-Diluent-Recovery-Unit/3978
The project involves building a Diluent Recovery Unit (DRU) that will be located near Hardisty. The project will be able to support 50,000 barrels per day, with an opportunity to expand by an additional 50,000 barrels per day if required. The inlet [Read More]

Completed

5 projects with a combined value of $138.6M have been completed for the month of April 2020

HAT at Five Corners - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/HAT-at-Five-Corners/667
The original development was cancelled as of Feb 10, 2016. The land was sold to a new developer - Cidex Group. The previous developer proposed a 28 storey, 285 residential units, with a retail component on the main floor.

Cidex is now building a [Read More]

Lumino Building C Condo - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Lumino-Building-C-Condo/753
Construction of a 14 story, 120 unit residential development that will measure ~115,000 square feet in size.

Sturgeon Medical Centre - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Sturgeon-Medical-Centre/3779
Construction of a three-story medical facility in St Albert. The building will be 49,000 square feet in size.

D.A Ferguson/W.R. Myers School Modernization - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/D-A-Ferguson-W-R-Myers-School-Modernization/4107
D.A Ferguson/W.R. Myers School Modernization

Shaw Conference Centre Solar Panels - http://majorprojects.alberta.ca/details/Shaw-Conference-Centre-Solar-Panels/3839
The project will remove the glass panes in the atrium of the conference centre. Solar panels will be installed on the roof of the atrium by early 2020.

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