Canuck Place

PROJECT NAME: CANUCK PLACE CHILDREN’S HOSPICE, ABBOTSFORD

OWNER: CANUCK PLACE

ARCHITECT: NSDA ARCHITECTS

MECHANICAL CONSULTANT: AME GROUP

GENERAL CONTRACTOR: LEDCOR COMMUNITY PROJECTS LTD.

PROJECT DELIVERY: DESIGN/BUILD

Project Highlights:

  • Division 15, along with its sub-contractors and suppliers, made significant financial contributions to this project to assist in providing a facility that will help meet the growing need for pediatric palliative services for B.C. families.

PROJECT DETAILS:

  • The Canuck Place Children’s Hospice provides specialized pediatric palliative care services for B.C. children and support for their families.
  • The new 30,000 square foot hospice includes 10 beds with suites for five families.
  • Completion scheduled for Fall 2013
  • $1.2 million value of Design-Build mechanical work
  • Energy-efficient design, including heat recovery ventilation and heat pumps
  • Incorporates infection control measures required of hospice facilities
  • Mechanical systems are being constructed using Building Information Modelling (BIM to Field)