The VCCC in Australia Awarded Master Builders Honor

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Melbourne, Australia (November 27, 2017) – The PCL family of companies is pleased to announce that the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC), located in Melbourne, Australia, has won the Master Builders National Commercial/Industrial Construction Award – Over $100 Million.
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The 2017 National Awards for Excellence in Construction recognize innovation, value for money, and quality of construction in the residential, commercial, and civil construction sectors. Grocon/PCL Joint Venture worked tirelessly to innovate countless features that allow the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre to become Australia’s leading facility for cancer research and patient care.

Australia’s Master Builders awards are judged by a national panel of independent building industry experts. The award was achieved in part by the following:

  • ​All aspects of the concrete structure were designed and installed to meet specific shielding requirements.

  • The building fabric, services, and the fitout of “accreditable” spaces had to be validated through a stringent accreditation process to ensure the facility was able to meet requirements for relevant licenses.

  • Delivery of a A$1 billion cancer center on time and on budget.

VCCC also won a separate Masters Builders Excellence Award in August, 2017.

Learn more about the VCCC.

For more than 126 years, members of the Master Builders have built Australia’s essential public infrastructure and such iconic landmarks as the Sydney Opera House and the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

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 $8.3 billion, making PCL the largest contracting organization in Canada and one of the largest in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Shane Jones
Media Relations Specialist
PCL Construction
(780) 733-5107
srjones@pcl.com

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