EDMONTON, Alberta (March 19, 2014) – PCL Construction has been named as the Preferred Proponent in the Regina Revitalization Initiative Stadium Project. PCL is partnering with the architectural firms HKS and B+H on the design-build-finance project, which now moves on to the financial close phase of the procurement process.
“To be chosen as the Preferred Proponent for the Regina Revitalization Initiative Stadium Project brings great pride to our organization, which has roots in Saskatchewan going back to 1906,” said Sean Hamelin, District Manager. “We are excited to bring our team’s expertise to the City of Regina, Province of Saskatchewan, Evraz Place, and the Saskatchewan Roughriders Football Club, and are looking forward to this opportunity.”
“We are extremely pleased to be moving to the next stage of the procurement process with PCL Construction Management Inc.,” said City of Regina Deputy City Manager & COO Brent Sjoberg, who is responsible for the project. “They are a world class team with a dynamic proposal to deliver the facility our community deserves on budget and ready in 2017. We look forward to releasing the design details that everyone is anxious to see once financial close is complete.”
Financial close of the procurement process includes the execution of the project agreement and completion of the preferred proponent’s financing and can take eight weeks to complete.
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 more than $6 billion, making PCL the largest contracting organization in Canada and one of the largest in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com
About HKS | Sports & Entertainment
The HKS Sports & Entertainment Group, ranked as one of the top sports and entertainment designers by BD World Architecture, has ushered in a new generation of multi-revenue-generating, world-class facilities. The group’s portfolio includes Minnesota Multipurpose Stadium, Cowboys Stadium, Lucas Oil Stadium, Miller Park and major renovations and additions for U.S. Cellular Field and Dodger Stadium. These venues are known for enhancing and leveraging team brand, delivering an enhanced fan experience and serving as destination environments. HKS is ranked among the top six architectural/engineering firms, according to Building Design+Construction magazine, and operates from 27 worldwide offices.
About B+H Architects
B+H is a global, award-winning, full service design firm recognized for excellence in sustainable design, technical expertise and the delivery of complex, large-scale projects. A 60-year legacy of design innovation and problem solving has endowed us with a depth of knowledge, skill and agility that benefits each client we serve, wherever they are in the world. B+H has extensive experience in creating sports facilities for a wide variety of users, on scales ranging from campus sports/recreation complexes to large-scale, state-of-the-art facilities for international elite athletes.
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