Buttcon builds $24.4 million two-site project, designed by +VG Architects

Ontario Construction Report special feature The Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph region’s new $24.4 million public health headquarters in Guelph, along with an Orangeville satellite location, will be completed next spring. Both buildings have been designed by +VG Architects and are being constructed by Buttcon Ltd. The project is expected to be completed in April, 2014. Buttcon project manager […]

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 […]

Restoring the Past, Building the Future

For over three decades, award-winning Construction Management and Design/Build firm Buttcon Limited has earned the respect of countless clients through its commitment to bringing in projects on time and on budget. The company’s tireless dedication to quality workmanship, attention to detail, innovative design, and management and communication skills have also played significant roles in Buttcon’s […]

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 […]