Early Construction Package Awarded for new health infrastructure on the Northside

Early construction and site preparation is underway for the new health centre, 60 bed long-term care home and laundry centre on the Northside.

Northern Contracting Limited, a locally owned and operated construction company in Sydney Mines, was awarded an early construction package that includes groundwork and site preparation for the new builds. The contract is valued at over $300,000.

Located at the Northside Business Park, the project includes:

The CBRM Health Care Redevelopment Project, also includes: building a new Cape Breton Cancer Centre, emergency department, critical care department, inpatient beds, surgical suites and maternal/newborn services unit at Cape Breton Regional Hospital; building a new school, modern health centre, long-term care home and new recreational facilities in New Waterford; and expanding the Glace Bay Hospital’s emergency department and surgical services.