Community Care Projects
Ronald McDonald House Hamilton Addition/Renovation
Owner: Kids Care Oncology Central West Ontario
Consultant: Perkins + Will
Project Value: $9.8M
32,000 sq.ft. 3-storey plus basement addition including 25 accommodation units, full catering kitchen, a large family kitchen/dining area, play and theatre areas, washrooms and storage rooms. 15,000 sq.ft. renovations to existing 15-unit building including HVAC, electrical, painting and flooring upgrades. Project also included parking lots, sidewalks and landscaping that involved saving mature trees and installing astro-turf in the courtyard. Office staff and residents occupied the existing building until the new addition was complete. Coordination of Gifts-in-Kind and various donations of furnishings and finishing products. Construction site was constrained on the corner of a busy urban intersection, adjacent to McMaster University.