The IH Asper Clinical Research Institute is a five story concrete structure with an overhead link to the existing hospital. Connected to the existing hospital via an underground tunnel system, the building boasts a VIP lounge and an exterior mezzanine, the latter of which overlooks the Forks National Historic Park on the Red River. This shell building was designed to be customizable by research tenants with specific medical research requirements.
PCL’s project team had to ensure that the IH Asper Clinical Research Institute was completed on time in order to allow the owner to exhibit the space to potential tenants. The project team also took care to complete construction with ensured that construction was completed minimal disruption to the adjacent hospital.