Further on is a list of upcoming and completed project milestones with more information. The form before it will allow you to filter the timeline to milestones for a single project.

Summer 2012
Renovations and Addition
Planning

Planning activities began in the Summer of 2012 and were completed in the Winter of 2015.

Summer 2012 - Spring 2015
Expansion, Renovations and Specialized Outpatient Centre
Exploration of Options

Exploration of Options activities began in Summer of 2012.

Summer 2014 - Spring 2015
3rd and 4th Floor Renovations
Design

Design activities began in Summer of 2014 and were completed in Spring of 2015.

Spring 2015 - Summer 2017
3rd and 4th Floor Renovations
Construction

Construction activities began in Spring of 2015 and are targeted for completion in Summer of 2017. Construction Outcome: Current inpatient units will be fully upgraded.

PLANNING
Spring 2015 - Winter 2018
Expansion, Renovations and Specialized Outpatient Centre
Planning and Programming

Planning and Programming activities began in  Spring of 2015 and are targeted for completion in  Fall 2018.  

Fall 2015 - Summer 2018
Renovations and Addition
Design

Design activities began in Fall of 2015 and are targeted for completion in Summer of 2018.

Fall 2015 - Winter 2018
Enhancements and Expansions
Planning and programming

Planning activities began in Fall of 2015 and are targeted for completion in Winter of 2018. 

PLANNING
Fall 2015 - Summer 2016
3rd and 5th Floor Renovations
Planning and Programming

Planning and Programming activities began in Fall of 2015 and are targeted for completion in Summer of 2016. 

Spring 2016 - Fall 2016
Renovation
Preliminary Design and Scope Development

Planning activities began in Spring of 2016 and were completed in Fall of 2016

PLANNING
Spring 2016 - Winter 2017
New Facility
Planning and Design

Planning and design activities began in Spring of 2016 and are targeted for completion in Fall 2018.

Spring 2016
3rd and 4th Floor Renovations
3rd Floor East Wing Opens

The newly-renovated space at Dartmouth General Hospital opened in June 2016.

 

Summer 2016
3rd and 5th Floor Renovations
Planning/schematic design complete

Deliverable – a schematic design that identifies all of the changes required in the Halifax Infirmary building as part of the initiative to add two additional ORs to the 5th floor.

Fall 2016
New Facility
RFP for Planning and Programming

Awarded the RFP* for Master Planning and Programming for all clinical services which includes development of a plan for each facility. (Includes Community Outpatient and NS Cancer Centre)

Fall 2016
Enhancements and Expansions
RFP for Planning and Programming

Awarded the RFP for updating Master Planning and Programming for all clinical services which includes development of a plan for each facility. (Includes Community Outpatient and NS Cancer Centre)

 

Fall 2016
Renovations and Addition
Award of RFP for Construction Management

The province awarded the contract for construction management services for Dartmouth General Hospital's expansion and further renovations to PCL Constructors Canada Inc.

Fall 2016
Expansion, Renovations and Specialized Outpatient Centre
RFP for Planning and Programming

Awarded the RFP for Master Planning and Programming for all clinical services which includes development of a plan for each facility. (Includes Community Outpatient and NS Cancer Center)

Fall 2016
Renovations and Addition
Dartmouth General Hospital Moves Toward Energy Efficient Addition

New additions to the QEII redevelopment project will be energy efficient by meeting a high energy-efficient standard called a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating. This approach will minimize the amount of energy used and energy costs throughout the life of these buildings. We are targeting a LEED gold rating for all new additions in this project. To learn more about LEED, check out this video.

Fall 2016
Expansion, Renovations and Specialized Outpatient Centre
QEII Redevelopment Planning and Programming Begins

QEII Redevelopment Project’s master planning and programming is a critical stage that will ensure we build a strong foundation for the future of the services of the QEII and the improved health of Nova Scotians. To learn more about this stage, check out this video.

PLANNING
Spring 2017
New Facility
Site Selected

The new centre will be located at the Bayers Lake Business Park, off Susie Lake Crescent, in the Halifax Regional Municipality.

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Winter 2017 - Winter 2018
New Facility
Construction

Construction activities will begin in Winter of 2017 and are targeted for completion in Winter of 2018. Construction Outcome: Five palliative care beds relocated from Victoria General to new facility.

PLANNING
Winter 2018 - Winter 2022
Building Replacements
Relocation of Services

Relocation of Services activities will begin in Winter of 2018.

CONSTRUCTION
Spring 2017 - Winter 2022
Renovations and Addition
Construction

Construction activities will begin in Spring of 2017 and are targeted for completion in late 2021 and maybe beyond. Construction Outcome: 4 additional ORs, 48 additional beds, updated pharmacy and ICU.

Spring 2017
3rd and 5th Floor Renovations
Design RFP Awarded

One of Canada’s leading architectural firms has been awarded the contract to design state-of-the-art operating rooms and interventional suites.

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PROJECT COMPLETE
Summer 2017 – Spring 2018
Renovation
Construction

Construction activities will begin in Summer of 2017 and were completed in Winter 2018.

Winter 2017
Renovation
Design Plans Announced

Renovating an unused operating room at the Hants Community Hospital in Windsor will mean 800 more surgeries at the hospital each year.

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CONSTRUCTION
Winter 2018 - Fall 2020
3rd and 5th Floor Renovations
Construction

Construction activities begin in Summer of 2018 and are targeted for completion in Winter of 2021. Construction Outcome: The most complex and specialized services transferred from Victoria General to Halifax Infirmary site. 

PLANNING
Summer 2020 - Winter 2022
Building Replacements
Decommission

Decommission activities will begin in Summer of 2020.