All posts by Nicole Royer-Herdsman

Exterior work continues on the Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health facility in Guelph, Ont.

General contractor for the three-storey project designed to meet LEED Silver certification is Buttcon Ltd. and completion is expected mid-2014. The building will have space for community clinics, workshops, offices, vaccine storage and an emergency operations centre. The project was designed by +VG Architects and consultants are: Truax Engineering (structural) and Jain and Associates (mechanical/electrical)… […]

St. Michael’s Cathedral, West Façade and Tower Conservation, 65 Bond St.

Commissioned by: Archdiocese of Toronto Architectural/Design Firm: +VG (Ventin Group) Architects Craftsperson/Contractors: Buttcon Ltd. and others Toronto’s oldest Roman Catholic church building, St. Michael’s Cathedral, was designed by architect William Thomas in the Gothic Revival style and built in stages beginning in 1845. Part of a larger Renewal Master Plan, this project involved the masonry […]

Buttcon completes $40 million St. John’s Rehabilitation Hospital expansion in Toronto

A $40 million state-of-the-art ambulatory care facility designed to provide much-needed additional space for patient treatment has opened at St. John’s Rehabilitation Hospital in northeast Toronto. The project was undertaken by a team that included the Farrow Partnership Architects and Montgomery Sisam Architects and general contractor Buttcon Ltd. Consultants included structural engineers Yolles, a CH2M […]

Ground Breaking for the New Joint Operations Centre

Members of Aurora Town Council, staff and representatives from Buttcon Limited and Onespace Unlimited held the official groundbreaking for the Joint Operations Centre on Industrial Pkwy North. “The Joint Operations Centre will provide service to Aurora’s growing community,anticipated to reach a population of more than 70,000 by 2031. It will … Read More >

Buttcon Ltd. – Residences of Spring Hill

Located near 20 acres of conservation lands in King City, Ontario, The Resi­dences of Spring Hill figures to be a welcome addition to an already-splendid setting. Helping to bring this vision of active living to realization is Buttcon Ltd., a well-established name in the Canadian construction market. As the construction manager on the project, Buttcon […]