Milestone Projects


 

Operations

The business commenced in a small garage on Blackthorn Ave in Toronto; specializing in mechanical repairs and construction. Of the hundreds of projects completed, this list provides some of the key projects and industries served during our firm’s history.

Mar 01, 1986
 

Royal Lounge

Blackthorn was selected as the general contractor for the construction of the Royal Lounge at the Royal Alexandra Theatre. This project included the 25 foot undermining of the old heritage theatre, while 'Les Miserables' played seven days a week.

Jan 01, 1991
 

Flagship Mazda Dealerships

Blackthorn acted as the construction manager on two flagship Mazda dealerships in the GTA.

Oct 01, 2002
 

Bethany Lodge

Blackthorn was selected as the construction manager for a new Long-term Care redevelopment in Unionville, Ontario. The project including the construction of a 128 bed 90,000SF facility.

May 01, 2005
 

Houses of Providence

Blackthorn was selected as the construction manager for a major alteration project of a 288 bed long-term care facility in Scarborough, Ontario. The project was a very big success for all stakeholders, having completed the project on budget and within a very fast-tracked and tight schedule. All of this was completed while residents continued to live at the facility.

Mar 01, 2007
 

Alzheimer’s Day Program

Blackthorn was selected as the design-build firm to complete the relocation of the Alzheimer’s Day Program at Providence Community Centre.

May 01, 2009
 

Burlington Transit

Blackthorn was selected as the project manager by the City of Burlington on the redevelopment of the new municipal Transit head office.

May 01, 2010
 

ED Redevelopment Project

Blackthorn was selected as the project and construction manager for the ED Redevelopment at Georgian Bay General Hospital. The project was phase 1, of a three phase project and was completed as an own funds projects.

May 02, 2012
 

Energy Initiatives Project

Blackthorn was selected as the project manager for a joint energy initiatives project with six hospital sites in Simcoe County; including Georgian Bay General Hospital, Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare, Collingwood General and Marine Hospital, and Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital.

Jan 01, 2011
 

Palliative Care Revitalization

Blackthorn was selected as the design-build firm for the relocation of the Palliative Care wing at Providence Healthcare.

Jan 01, 2015
 

Knowledge Centre

Blackthorn was selected as the design-build firm for the construction of the new Knowledge Centre at Providence Healthcare.

Mar 01, 2017
 

Tony Stacey Centre for Veteran Care

Blackthorn was selected as the project lead (design-build) for the future redevelopment project.

Oct 15, 2019