The Margaret & Charles Juravinski Centre for Integrated Health

State-of-the-art facility provides the Hamilton region with access to the best possible prevention, diagnosis, and treatment practices

MMM is a key member of the Plenary Health consortium retained to design, build, finance, and maintain the Margaret & Charles Juravinski Centre for Integrated Health under a 33-year P3 agreement with a cost of $581M. 855,000 sq. ft. of new construction includes 305 patient beds, expanded outpatient clinics and research / academic spaces, and all associated support services.

  • LEED NC Gold certified, this project illustrates sustainability, salutogenic principles, and strong project management.
  • Sustainable features include:
    • high-performance building envelope with durability testing and excellent window-to-wall ratio (21%)
    • high-efficiency heating
    • heat recovery ventilation
    • low-flow plumbing fixtures
    • low lighting power density (7.7 W/sq. m.)
    • a mix of reflective, white roof, and green roof
    • rainwater cistern for landscape
    • landscaping composed of native species, requiring no irrigation
  • MMM used its expertise in BIM to streamline and coordinate documents and design decisions to minimize communication errors and delays.
  • Despite the challenges associated with delivering a project of this scope and intricacy, the project was finished on time and on budget.

Roles:

  • sustainable design facilitation
  • mechanical / electrical engineering
  • civil engineering
  • building science
  • building commissioning
  • building performance monitoring
  • LEED consulting / certification