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First Gulf’s Meadowvale Corporate Centre is the largest office development under construction in the greater Toronto area this year. « Commercial | FIRST GULF DEVELOPMENT CORP. – MEADOWVALE CORPORATE CENTRE An Ontario Landmark FIRST GULF IS CONSTRUCTING THE LARGEST OFFICE DEVELOPMENT IN THE TORONTO AREA THIS YEAR. tion in the most cost-effective manner possiounded in 1987, First Gulf Development ble, while maintaining our commitment to Corp. has earned a reputation as one of excellence and innovation. the leading office, commercial and “Strategic thinking, commitment to quality industrial real estate development www.firstmeadowvale.com and rigorous attention to detail are characteristic firms in Canada. • Budget: $46 million of every building initiative,” it adds. Equipped with its own building division, • Location: Mississauga, Ontario One of First Gulf’s top initiatives is the twothe Mississauga, Ontario-based company has • Scope: Two-phase office development phased First Meadowvale Corporate Centre, developed and constructed more than 20 milwith underground parking which the company is developing and constructlion square feet of industrial, retail and office • Role: Developer ing in partnership with Sun Life Financial, an space valued at more than $1.5 billion. international financial services organization First Gulf is the commercial arm of the based in Ontario. As of June 2008, Sun Life’s Toronto-based real estate group Great Gulf group of companies had total assets under Group of Companies, which offers total site –First Gulf management of $413 billion (Canadian). residential development services. “It is on this foundation that First Gulf has established itself as Canada's most respected privately owned comFirst Meadowvale mercial real estate development construction services company,” accord- In First Gulf’s eyes, First Meadowvale Corporate Centre already is a landing to First Gulf. mark project – it is the largest office building complex under construcThe company credits its success to its talented work force. “Our dedition in the greater Toronto area this year. cated and entrepreneurial team is able to respond and anticipate market The project broke ground in fall 2008 and is expected to be completed changes to bring the right product to market at the right place and time,” by February 2010. Located at the intersection of Mississauga’s Derry and it says. “First Gulf prides itself on taking projects from concept to comple- Argentia roads, First Meadowvale’s proximity to highways 401, 403, 407 First Gulf Development Corp. – Meadowvale Corporate Centre “First Gulf prides itself on taking projects from concept to completion.” OCTOBER 2009 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Construction Today - October 2009
Construction Today - October 2009
Regional Spotlight: Southwest
Ledcor Construction Hawaii LLC
C.H. GUERNSEY & Co.
First Gulf Development Corp.: Meadowvale Corporate Centre
Jacobsen Construction: Workers Compensation Fund Headquarters
Novak Construction Co.
Affordable Concepts Inc.
HBD Construction Inc.: Edwardsville Crossing
Ledcor Construction: Napa, Calif.
Mared Mechanical Contractors Corp.
Myers & Chapman Inc.
Summit Contractors Group Inc.
Wilcox Construction Inc.
Special Focus: Mergers & Acquisitions
Hensel Phelps: Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. Airport Sky Train
Circle Construction LLC
Electrical Contractors Inc.
Everett, Wash., Department of Public Works
Imco General Construction Inc.: Arlington WWTP
New Prince Concrete Construction
R.N. Rouse & Co. Inc.
Stanek Constructors Inc.
Fort Lewis: New Barracks, Army Growth Complex and Support Battalion
Torcon Inc.: Brookhaven National Laboratory’s National Synchrotron Light Source II
Bovis Lend Lease: FBI Denver HQ
Stuart Olson: University of Lethbridge Markin Hall
Bird Construction Co.: Shearwater Helicopter Base
Carbon Constructors Inc.
Consultants & Builders Inc.
Emerick Construction Co.: Rock Creek Middle School
Broadmoor/Boh Brothers Construction Co.: U.S. Coast Guard Integrated Support Command
Cahill Contractors Inc.: The Oakland Museum of California Phase 1
Flintco Inc.: Germantown Women & Children’s Pavilion
Gamma Construction Co.
Kreizenbeck Constructors: BSU Student Union
Pizzagalli Construction Co.: FAHC Radiation Oncology
Robins & Morton: Lincoln Hospital
Steele & Freeman Inc.
Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corp. (TNDC)
W.G. Yates & Sons Construction: Armed Forces Retirement Village
BBL Construction Services LLC: The Glen at Sugar Hill Apartments
Chelsea Investment Corp.
Affirmed Housing Group
Westland Construction Inc.: Bridges at Citifront
Product Showcase: Plumbing Equipment
Hunzinger Construction Co.: Johnson Controls Headquarters
B.L. Harbert International LLC: S.O.F. 5th Special Forces Battalion Operations Complex
Duke Construction: Monarch Beverage Co. Headquarters
Irish Construction Co.
TMU LLC (Triune)
Last Look: Consultants & Builders Inc.
Construction Today - October 2009