Edmonton, AB (July 11, 2016) – The
PCL family of companies is pleased to announce that two of its projects have been recognized
by Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine’s
Project Awards, an annual competition that highlights teamwork and
overcoming hurdles of designing and building internationally.
“It is a tremendous honor for two of PCL’s projects to be
recognized from across the global construction industry, and I
congratulate all of our partners whose collaborative efforts resulted in the
successful outcomes of the Humber River Hospital and Toronto Pan Am Sports
Centre projects,” said PCL president and CEO, Paul Douglas.
Industry veterans selected 23 projects hailing from 15 different
countries and five continents as outstanding examples of designing and building
internationally. The judges looked at projects in many markets and examined
safety performance, innovations, challenges, and design and construction
quality - with a special emphasis on the diversity of global project teams and
“The fact that two PCL projects were recognized amongst the
outstanding accomplishments constructed across the world over the past year demonstrates
our commitment to being the most respected builder, renowned for excellence,
leadership and unsurpassed value,” adds Douglas.
As a design-build leader, PCL managed an intensely collaborative
environment, methodically addressing each requirement through coordination of
consultants, subcontractors and specialty providers for all phases of project
delivery. Both projects were delivered
on time and on budget in partnership with Infrastructure Ontario through an
alternative financing and procurement (AFP) model, which uses private financing
and expertise to strategically build quality infrastructure, on time and on
budget, leading North America as the most advanced and active market for
“As one of North America’s most prolific P3 constructors, our track
record demonstrates that we bring together the strongest, most capable design
teams, subcontractors, financiers, operators and facilities managers, based on
a best-in-class model, resulting in an innate ability to build faster, at a
more cost effective price, while never compromising quality or safety,” shares
Learn more about Humber River
Hospital and the Toronto Pan Am
Sports Centre at PCL.com. More details on each project can be found here.
The awards will be presented at
the ENR Global Best Projects Awards on October 11 in New York City.
ABOUT PCL CONSTRUCTION
PCL is a group of independent
construction companies that carries out work across Canada, the United States,
the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure,
heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence
in 31 major centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction
volume of $8.5 billion, making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations
in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.
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