Building systems and components are “overdue” for rehabilitation following various emergency repairs and maintenance dating back to the 1990s.
The new storage facility will house some 25 million historical and archaeological artifacts.
Shoring, excavation and site remediation work slated to start this fall, with main construction to begin in summer 2021.
Architectural consultant to review documentation as well as prepare design and construction tender documents, among other tasks
Constructed between 1936 and 1938, the K.W. Neatby Building at 960 Carling Ave. is a recognized federal heritage building containing the Eastern Cereal and Oilseed Research Centre.
New road from Lanthier Drive to Mer Bleue Road would help adjacent landowners develop their lands.
Request for information seeks industry feedback
Supply chains, skilled labour and workplace safety are among issues facing Ottawa's construction industry
While the Ontario government's decision to impose new restrictions on the construction industry will hurt some local businesses, it could be a springboard to more growth for others.
More than $770 million in contracts have already been awarded for the building, but there is no overall cost estimate yet