PCL Projects Awarded 2016 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture

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Edmonton, Alberta (May 25, 2016) – The PCL family of companies is pleased to announce that five projects that various PCL districts have built across Canada have been honoured as outstanding buildings in our country.

The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada and the Canada Council for the Arts have announced the recipients of Governor General’s Medals in Architecture. The biennial awards celebrate outstanding design in recently completed projects by Canadian architects.

Five PCL projects and their respective designers are among the winners:

  • Bridgepoint Active Healthcare – Stantec Architecture, KPMB Architects, and HDR Architecture / Diamond Schmitt Architects
  • Glacier Skywalk – Sturgess Architecture
  • Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization – PLANT Architect in joint venture with Perkins + Will Canada, formerly ShoreTilbe Irwin & Partners
  • University of Manitoba ARTlab – Patkau Architects / LM Architectural Group
  • Wood Innovation and Design Centre – MGA | Michael Green Architecture

PCL would like to congratulate all of our design partners involved with each winning project, as it is the sharing of their visions that led to the successful completion of these impressive buildings. 

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 the largest contracting organization in Canada and one of the largest in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.


Shane Jones
Media Relations Specialist
PCL Construction
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