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Redevelopment: Project Timeline

Summer 2018

  • Existing electrical infrastructure upgrades begin
  • Public parking relocated to lot on Sammon Avenue west of Coxwell Avenue
  • Contractor trailer office complex installed
  • Temporary emergency exits for H and F wings created
  • Construction plywood fencing erected around construction site

Fall 2018

  • Site services including water and sanitary relocated
  • F podium demolished
  • Admitting driveway off of Sammon Avenue permanently closed
  • Shoring and excavation begins

Winter 2018/2019

  • Oxygen tank farm off of Sammon Avenue removed and new oxygen concentrator installed, allowing the hospital to generate its own oxygen supply
  • E wing demolished

Summer 2019

  • Shoring and excavation complete
  • Two cranes installed onsite
  • Construction of the Ken and Marilyn Thomson Patient Care Centre and three storey podium structures begins 


  • Interior finishes for the Ken and Marilyn Thomson Patient Care Centre and three storey podium begins
  • Construction of exterior building envelop/facade begins
  • Two cranes removed from site


  • Training and orientation begins in preparation for the move into the new Patient Care Centre and three storey podium


  • The Ken and Marilyn Thomson Patient Care Centre and three storey podium completed
  • Patients and staff move into the Ken and Marilyn Patient Care Centre and three storey podium
  • Renovations to existing spaces including maternal newborn and child clinics, food and retail services, diagnostic imaging, and child and youth out-patient mental health programs begins
  • A,B,C, F wings & D podium prepared for demolition
  • A, B, C F wings and D podium demolished


  • Construction of new main Coxwell Avenue entrance and U shaped driveway
  • Exterior Coxwell Avenue landscaping completed
  • Restoration of the exterior facade of D wing
  • Campus redevelopment complete

* Please note that dates listed above are subject to change and will be updated as more information becomes available

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