Four designs submitted for new Alberta museum

23 August 2011 (Last Updated August 23rd, 2011 18:30)

Four design-build teams have submitted designs for the new Royal Alberta Museum development in Canada. The $340m museum, which will be built at 103A Avenue and 99th Street in downtown Edmonton, will replace the existing structure in Glenora. The Government of Alberta has invit

Four design-build teams have submitted designs for the new Royal Alberta Museum development in Canada.

The $340m museum, which will be built at 103A Avenue and 99th Street in downtown Edmonton, will replace the existing structure in Glenora.

The Government of Alberta has invited residents to look at the designs and provide feedback.

The expert review panel, will evaluate the design-build teams and their proposals based on design, ability to deliver the project, and on the best value offered for the budget; public comments will also be considered.

The successful design will be declared in September 2011; the project is scheduled for completion in 2015.