Canadian City Awards Contract for Consolidated Courthouse

19 June 2011 (Last Updated June 19th, 2011 18:30)

Integrated Team Solutions (ITS) has secured a C$249m (US$252m) contract to design, build, finance and maintain a consolidated courthouse in St Thomas, Ontario, Canada. The new courthouse will be constructed on the site of the Elgin County Courthouse, which will be integrated into the n

Integrated Team Solutions (ITS) has secured a C$249m (US$252m) contract to design, build, finance and maintain a consolidated courthouse in St Thomas, Ontario, Canada.

The new courthouse will be constructed on the site of the Elgin County Courthouse, which will be integrated into the new facility.

The new multistorey building will accommodate eight courtrooms and three conference / settlement rooms.

ITS will also refurbish the Elgin County Courthouse and the former Land Registry Office before integration with the new building.

The new facility is expected to meet LEED Silver standards for sustainability set by the Canadian Green Building Council.

Construction will begin in July 2011 with completion expected in 2014.