EllisDon Named Preferred Proponent for $417-Million Royal Inland Hospital Expansion Project

EllisDon Infrastructure is pleased to announce it has been selected as the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, and maintain a new Patient Care Tower at Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, BC."We are very excited to have been selected to build the new Patient Care Tower at Royal Inland Hospital," said Ben Deeley, Vice President at EllisDon Capital. "We look forward to strengthening our relationship with Interior Health and providing residents of Kamloops and the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap region with a much-needed modernized facility and improved healthcare."The project will be completed in two phases and will consist of the new Patient Care Tower as well as significant renovations to the existing emergency department, pediatrics, post-anaesthetic recovery unit and the morgue. The new Patient Care Tower will be designed and constructed to achieve Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification, helping to create a healthy and healing patient environment and workplace.Construction on the new tower is slated for completion by early 2022 and renovations by 2024.