- 16 communities across Ontario
- Project Type:
- DBFM - Design Build Finance Maintain
- Infrastructure Type:
- Contract Price:
- $292.7 million
- Estimated Value for Money:
- $51.3 million
About the Project
- The project involved the construction of 18 new Ontario Provincial Police detachments, regional headquarters and forensic identification services in 16 communities across Ontario.
- The new facilities, which in many cases have replaced buildings that have exceeded their useful life, feature up-to-date amenities to better support the demands of modern police operations and meet the needs of the community.
Request for QualificationsFeb 26, 2009
Short-list Bidders SelectedJul 27, 2009
Request for ProposalsAug 25, 2009
Winning Bidder SelectedSep 15, 2010
Construction BeginsSep 15, 2010
Construction EndsNov 23, 2012
Shield Infrastructure Partnership; Developer: HOCHTIEF PPP Solutions North America; Design: NORR, Shore Tilbe Perkins + Will, MCW Consultants, Banerjee & Associates, MMM Group; Construction: Bird Design Build; Facility Management: Honeywell; Financial Advisor: HOCHTIEF PPP Solutions, Concert Real Estate.
New facilities were constructed in:
- Armstrong - Detachment
- Burk's Falls - Detachment
- Chatham - Forensic Identification Services
- Dryden - Detachment
- Iroquois Falls - Detachment
- Kapuskasing - Detachment
- Kenora - Forensic Identification Services
- Long Sault - Forensic Identification Services
- Mount Forest - Forensic Identification Services
- Nipigon - Detachment
- North Bay - Regional Headquarters and Forensic Identification Services
- Orillia- Regional Headquarters
- Peterborough - Forensic Identification Services
- Smiths Falls - Regional Headquarters and Forensic Identification Services
- South Porcupine - Forensic Identification Services
- Walkerton - South Bruce (Brockton) - Detachment
Community And Green Benefits
- New OPP facilities provide Ontario with more efficient and effective policing infrastructure that enhance community safety and support Ontario's justice system.
- Each of the new facilities incorporated environmentally sustainable construction practices and energy efficient design. As a result, all of the new OPP buildings achieved the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver standard, except the Long Sault Forensic Identification Services facility, which achieved LEED Gold.
- The project helped provide economic stimulus by creating and supporting jobs across Ontario; construction labour for the project was drawn from across the province.
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