Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care

Picture2-profileLocation: Penetanguishene

Project Type: DBFM - Design Build Finance Maintain

Infrastructure Type: Health Care

Price of Contract: $474.1 million

Estimated Value for Money: $83 million

About the Project: 

  • The new hospital will be a state-of-the-art forensic mental health care facility.
  • The expanded facility will replace the existing 160-bed Oak Ridge facility and the 20-bed Brebeuf building.
  • Once complete, the new facility will offer a larger, more modern space for treatment and care of people with mental health disorders who have been involved with the criminal justice system.


Project Status


December 06, 2013


January 28, 2011


January 31, 2011 Integrated Team Solutions (ITS): EllisDon Corporation and Fengate Capital Management Ltd., with EllisDon also providing construction services. The facility was designed by Cannon Design and Honeywell Limited will provide facilities management. National Bank Financial Inc. acted as the financial advisor to ITS


February 02, 2010


December 08, 2009


August 17, 2009


Community and Green Benefits

  • Environmentally friendly design features in order to achieve LEED Gold certification as part of the government’s commitment to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions

Economic Benefits

  • At the height of construction, as many as 300 workers are expected to be on site daily.
  • Labour and materials for the project will be drawn largely from the Midland-Barrie-Simcoe areas and the surrounding communities.

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