CF Rideau Centre Revitalization Complete

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Ottawa – Buildings & Civil Construction

OTTAWA, Ontario (August 12, 2016) – PCL Constructors Canada Inc. would like to congratulate Cadillac Fairview on the grand opening of the newly renovated CF Rideau Centre shopping centre located in the heart of beautiful downtown Ottawa. 

“PCL is proud to be the construction manager on the CF Rideau Centre project and would like to congratulate Cadillac Fairview and CF Rideau Centre management and staff for their vision and support to rejuvenate this wonderful landmark in the centre of Ottawa,” said Kevin Skinner, vice-president & district manager for PCL Ottawa. “We would also like to congratulate all the subcontractors, suppliers and workers that helped make the project a success over the past three years. They should all be proud of their contribution.” 

This three-year, $360 million redevelopment project, which saw the addition of a new dining hall; a complete interior renovation and 230,000 square foot expansion; a new three-level underground parking garage; and a new exterior façade, will revitalize and enliven the downtown core providing tourists and residents with an enhanced shopping experience.

PCL Construction’s Deputy CEO Dave Filipchuk also passed along congratulations, “This three-year project was the continuation of an excellent construction relationship between PCL, Cadillac Fairview, and CF Rideau Centre. These strong relationships helped ensure successful outcomes for all involved.” 

The revitalization of CF Rideau Centre was an extremely comprehensive project featuring interior and exterior enhancements to the landmark property,” said David Handley, Senior Vice President, Special Projects, Cadillac Fairview. “We appreciate the dedication and quality of work put forth by our partners in helping us achieve this important milestone.”

More information on the CF Rideau Centre renovation can be found on its website.

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