Assisted Living Complex, Abbotsford, BC


This project was designed and constructed in accordance with the Independent Living BC Non-Profit Housing Program  and Non-Profit Housing Design and Construction Standards.  Avion-Multiplex was appointed as the Construction Manager in March 2005. In April 2005 the Construction Management Contract was converted into a $13 Million Lump Sum contract. This project is a 90,000-sq.ft., four-story, wood frame building. The Parkade is 24,000 square feet. The building comprises of 96 One Bedroom Suites and 8 Studio Suites for a total of 104 suites. The amenity spaces include Dining Room, Commercial Kitchen, Activity Room, Lounge, Library, Hair Salon and Craft Room. In addition the project is complemented with magnificent landscaping which includes Kidney Shape Pond, Trellises, Gazebo, Retaining Walls, Wooden Bridges, Site Furniture and Curved Sidewalks around the building. Avion-Multiplex provided comprehensive pre-construction services and technical support for this project. At the pre-construction phase our services were concentrated on estimating and scheduling.  During the construction phase Avion-Muliplex provided specialized management capabilities, which were critical in coordinating, leading, motivating and supporting the subcontractors to make this project a success. The construction was fully completed in 14 months.