Two bids for Ontario hospital P3

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Niagara Health have received two bids for the Niagara South Hospital Project P3 project, with a third team dropping out.

EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare and the SNC-Lavalin, Sacyr-led Niagara Care Partners have submitted bids, but the Plenary-PCL team that was shortlisted alongside the other two has not proceeded.

Under the plans, the winning team will  deliver a full acute care hospital with emergency, diagnostic and surgery facilities, plus a center for excellence and a complex continuing care service.

The circa C$1bn project will be delivered through a design, build, finance and maintain model.

A winner is expected to be selected in early 2023.