Posted on January 21, 2014

Earlier this month, Governing Council for the University of Toronto Mississauga approved the name Deerfield Hall for Phase 1 of the North Building project currently underway with Eastern Construction.  The name was selected from a list of nearly 200 entries submitted by students and staff as part of a contest to name the modern… Read More

Posted on October 25, 2013

This week, construction at Queen Richmond Centre reached a significant milestone with the first of three delta-frames set in place.  Interest in this exciting project has been intensifying with the hoisting of the delta-frame components, the nodes being the largest piece of cast structural steel ever used on a North American construction site… Read More

Posted on August 20, 2013

Earlier this year, three projects built by Eastern Construction were nominated for the 2013 People’s Choice Awards for Best Commercial/Institutional Building.  The votes are in and all three projects built by Eastern Construction swept the podium, taking the top three spots.  Rotman School of Management, designed by KPMB, received an Honorable… Read More

Posted on August 20, 2013

The 9th Annual People’s Choice Awards for Architecture selected Toronto Police Service, 11 Division, for two prestigious awards:  2013 Best Commercial/Institutional Building, and 2013 Paul Oberman Award for Adaptive Reuse and Heritage Restoration.  11 Division was built by Eastern Construction and designed by Stantec with heritage consultants E… Read More

Posted on June 14, 2013

Built by Eastern Construction, the Evergreen Brick Works project received the 2013 Congress for New Urbanism (CNU) Charter Award honouring the efforts of the design team.  According to the news release, Evergreen Brick Works was one of only nine international projects given a 2013 Charter Award. Winning projects are recognized for their… Read More

Posted on May 29, 2013

The Theatre Centre project involves the adaptation of a former Carnegie Library, which opened in 1909, located on Queen Street West in Toronto.  The facility will serve as a modern live arts hub and incubator, the permanent home of The Theatre Centre.  Services provided by Eastern Construction include the restoration and protection of the… Read More

Posted on May 29, 2013

Allied Properties is redeveloping the existing four-storey office building on the lands now called Queen Richmond Centre West. The project will see the construction of a new 17-floor, 250,000 square-foot, LEED Gold, office tower. The exciting design by Sweeny Sterling Finlayson &Co Architects involves suspending the new office tower two… Read More

Posted on May 15, 2013

The University of Toronto selected Eastern Construction Company Limited as Construction Manager for the new Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design building.  The project site, located at 1 Spadina Crescent, will see the existing 1874 Heritage Building undergo extensive restoration and upgrades to provide student areas, faculty… Read More

Posted on May 15, 2013

Of the 11 non-residential buildings nominated for the 2013 People’s Choice Awards for Architecture (dubbed the Pug Awards), three projects were constructed by Eastern Construction. Toronto Police Services 11 Division (Stantec with heritage consultants ERA), 14 Division (Stantec), and the Rotman School of Management (KPMB) all received… Read More