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Building Activity

Estimated values for permits issued from July 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011 (Projects listed are those with construction values of $50,000 and over)

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Industrial Building Activity Total value of $24,988,130
Building Permit Issued Project Approximate Construction Value
Waste Management of Canada
505 Conestoga Blvd.
6,610 sq. m. (71,150 sq. ft.) addition/renovation to industrial building $8,000,000
Pinebush Business Park Gp Inc.
490 Pinebush Rd.
14,890 sq. m. (160,276 sq. ft.) construction of multi-tenant industrial building. $6,500,000
McCordick Glove Inc.
400 Jamieson Parkway
2,150 sq. m. (23,142 sq. ft.) addition to existing factory $1,643,110
City of Cambridge
230 Royal Oak Rd.
78 sq. m. (840 sq. ft.) construction of new sanitary pumping station $1,375,000
834882 Ontario Ltd.
240 Shearson Cres.
1,358 sq. m. (14,623 sq. ft.) construction of two storey office addition $1,303,000
Eclipse Automation Holdings Inc.
90 Thompson Dr.
247 sq. m. (2,657 sq. ft.) addition/renovation to factory $1,187,138
Gopaul Holdings Inc.
15 Saltsman Drive
2,068 sq. m. (22,256 sq. ft.) construction of new multi-tenant industrial building $1,100,000
Eclipse Automation Holdings Inc.
90 Thompson Dr.
903 sq. m. (9,720 sq. ft.) addition to existing plant facility $680,000
Mill-Gate Holdings Inc.
370 Industrial Rd.
888 sq. m. (9,560 sq. ft.) renovation to tire storage facility $575,000
2019678 Ontario Inc.
475 Sheldon Dr.
1,026 sq. m. (11,044 sq. ft.) addition to industrial building $450,000
Kpl Holdings Inc.
70 Fleming Dr.
870 sq. m. (9,360 sq. ft.) addition to factory $389,000
Clemmer Steelcraft Tech. Inc.
1280 Balmoral Rd.
71 sq. m. (764 sq. ft.) addition to existing factory $300,000
1404893 Ontario Inc.
1190 Industrial Rd.
267 sq. m. (2,875 sq. ft.) addition of steel frame building to warehouse. $190,000
C. B. Richard Ellis
15 Reuter Dr.
43 sq. m. (462 sq. ft.) construction of one storey building for generator and general storage for Cambridge Central Ambulance Communications Centre $180,000
Gpm Real Property (10) Ltd.
201 Shearson Cres.
139 sq. m. (1,500 sq. ft.) renovation to office area $145,000
Gerdau Ameristeel Corp.
160 Orion St.
63 sq. m. (677 sq. ft.) renovation/addition to maintenance shop and vestibule. $130,000
1658039 Ontario Inc.
55 Raglin Pl.
193 sq. m. (2,080 sq. ft.) construction of shell for industrial building $120,000
834882 Ontario ltd.
240 Shearson Cres.
76 sq. m. (820 sq. ft.) addition to warehouse $103,817
Pinebush Realty Inc.
1280 Balmoral Rd.
5,206 sq. m. (56,036 sq. ft.) interior finishing to factory $100,000
Sreit Ltd.
255 Pinebush Rd.
256 sq. m. (2,755 sq. ft.) interior renovations to sales office $90,915
City of Cambridge
1310 Bishop St.
18 sq. m. (200 sq. ft.) interior and exterior alterations to industrial building $80,000
Fgp Saltsman Ltd.
115 Saltsman Dr.
811 sq. m. (8,727 sq. ft.) interior finishing for office furniture warehouse $75,000
Fgp Saltsman Ltd.
115 Saltsman Dr.
717 sq. m. (7,720 sq. ft.) interior finishing to warehouse $60,000
Brandrew Realty Inc.
250 Thompson Dr.
144 sq. m. (1,550 sq. ft.) renovation to woodworking shop $51,150
P. H. Milling Group
1060 Fountain St.
3.90 sq. m. (42 sq. ft.) construction of vestibule $50,000
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Commercial Building Activity Total value of $19,696,152
Building Permit Issued Project Approximate Construction Value
City of Cambridge
46 Grand Ave. N.
4,976 sq. m. (53,565 sq. ft.) construction of Drayton Theatre $12,500,000
Sep Holdings Ltd.
561 Hespeler Rd.
441 sq. m. (4,748 sq. ft.) interior renovation to Beertown Restaurant $550,000
Hoopp Realty Inc.
600 Jamieson Parkway
988 sq. m. (10,632 sq. ft.) interior finishing for Reliance Home Comfort office $500,000
Loblaw Properties Ltd.
400 Conestoga Blvd.
446 sq. m. (4,800 sq. ft.) interior and exterior renovations to grocery store $480,000
3642968 Canada Inc.
600 Hespeler Rd.
206 sq. m. (2,216 sq. ft.) construction of new Harvey's Restaurant $475,000
Education Credit Union
27 Water St. N.
610 sq. m. (6,566 Sq. ft.) renovation to office/commercial space $400,000
D. Galway
134-140 Hespeler Rd.
135 sq. m. (1,453 sq. ft.) renovation to office $250,000
J & G Hospitality
605 Hespeler Rd.
279 sq. m. (3,000 sq. ft.) renovation to restaurant $250,000
Upper Country Club Plaza Inc.
500 Can Amera Parkway
370 sq. m. (3,986 sq. ft.) interior finishing for new cafe/restaurant $220,000
Langs Farm Village Association
7-13 Water St. N.
296 sq. m. (3,185 sq. ft.) interior renovation to health clinic $200,000
Bridgecam Shopping Centres
46 Pinebush Rd.
517 sq. m. (5,565 sq. ft.) interior renovation to retail unit $180,000
Edges Contracting
87 Grand Ave.
145 sq. m. (1,564 sq. ft.) interior renovation to dental office $180,000
Terrace Manor Ltd.
130 Cedar St.
488 sq. m. (5,253 sq. ft.) interior finishing to several retail units $173,335
Calloway REIT (Cambridge) Inc.
50 Pinebush Rd.
652 sq. m. (7,018 sq. ft.) interior renovations to retail units $160,000
Northwest Healthcare Properties
350 Conestoga Blvd.
154 sq. m. (1,656 sq. ft.) interior finishing to medical office $150,000
FMI Ontario Inc.
406 Hespeler Rd.
153 sq. m. (1,643 sq. ft.) interior renovations to Pizza Hut $140,000
1639970 Ontario Inc.
485 Pinebush Rd.
385 sq. m. (4,147 sq. ft.) interior finishing to office $136,851
1179480 Ontario Ltd.
80 Dundas St.
337 sq. m. (3,623 sq. ft.) renovation for Crabby Joe's restaurant $125,000
Terrace Manor Ltd.
130 Cedar St.
525 sq. m. (5,656 sq. ft.) renovation to retail establishment $120,000
Daha Investments Cambridge Ltd.
30 Main St.
165 sq. m. (1,780 sq. ft.) renovation to retail space $100,000
Devcam Properties Ltd.
355 Hespeler Rd.
104 sq. m. (1,124 sq. ft.) renovation to retail unit $100,000
S. Jack and S. Kirkham
156 Argyle St.
379 sq. m. (4,080 sq. ft.) renovations to office space $100,000
ATCO Structures and Logistics
260 Holiday Inn Dr.
30 sq. m. (328 sq. ft.) renovation to office area $95,000
Devcam Properties Ltd.
355 Hespeler Rd.
88 sq. m. (942 sq. ft.) renovation to retail unit for Yankee Candle Co. $90,000
Pinebush Limited Partnership
278 Pinebush Rd.
228 sq. m. (2,452 sq. ft.) renovation to office space $80,916
Daha Investments Cambridge Ltd.
40 Main St.
101 sq. m. (1,090 sq. ft.) renovation to ground floor retail space $80,000
1789316 Ontario Ltd.
480 Hespeler Rd.
260 sq. m. (2,800 sq. ft.) renovation to retail establishment $77,000
1678829 Ontario Inc.
766 Hespeler Rd.
198 sq. m. (2,1333 sq. ft.) interior finishing to office area $75,000
Devcam Properties Ltd.
355 Hespeler Rd.
109 sq. m. (1,176 sq. ft.) interior renovations to Bentley Leathers store $75,000
Fgp Saltsman ltd.
115 Saltsman Dr.
453 sq. m. (4,878 sq. ft.) interior finishing to gymnasium $75,000
Nuelgin Investments Ltd.
970 Franklin Blvd.
91 sq. m. (981 sq. ft.) renovation to restaurant $70,000
City of Cambridge
14 Vimy St.
93 sq. m. (1,000 sq. ft.) renovation to change room building $50,000
Devcam Properties Ltd.
355 Hespeler Rd.
93 sq. m. (1,000 sq. ft.) renovation to retail units $50,000
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Institutional Building Activity Total value of $33,930,000
Building Permit Issued Project Approximate Construction Value
Waterloo Region District School Board
710 Myers Rd.
6,774 sq. m. (72,918 sq. ft.) construction of elementary school $12,000,000
Waterloo Region District School Board
40 Gail St.
2,636 sq. m. (28,371 sq. ft.) addition/renovation to elementary school $5,075,000
Cambridge Memorial Hospital
700 Coronation Blvd.
1,241 sq. m. (13,356 sq. ft.) renovation to hospital $5,000,000
Shiplake Cambridge Ltd.
30 Light Drive
Foundation permit for six storey retirement and care facility $4,755,000
The Shark Tank Ltd.
600 Boxwood Dr.
1,609 sq. m. (17,318 sq. ft.) construction of new gymnasium $2,000,000
Cambridge Memorial Hospital
700 Coronation Blvd.
177 sq. m. (1,900 sq. ft.) foundation addition to Cambridge Memorial Hospital $1,500,000
Cambridge Memorial Hospital
700 Coronation Blvd.
191 sq. m. (2,050 sq. ft.) addition/renovation to new MRI suite $1,500,000
Cambridge Christian School
229 Myers Rd.
1,271 sq. m. (13,680 sq. ft.) addition/renovation to school $1,180,000
City of Cambridge
1 North Square
1,212 sq. m. (13,042 sq. ft.) renovation to library $350,000
Heritage College & Seminary
175 Holiday Inn Dr.
342 sq. m. (3,684 sq. ft.) interior renovation to college $195,000
Cambridge Christian School
229 Myers Rd.
635 sq. m. (6,838 sq. ft.) foundation for school $118,000
Waterloo Region District School Board
355 Holiday Inn Dr.
129 sq. m. (1,388 sq. ft.) renovation to school $100,000
Cambridge Corporate Centre
650 Jamieson Parkway
1,371 sq. m. (14,760 sq. ft.) interior finishing to sports fitness gymnasium $56,000

Residential Building Activity

January 1 to December 31, 2011, 430 units were constructed for a total combined value of $88,190,122

Total Square Footage Constructed by Sector from January 1 to December 31, 2011:

  • Industrial – 464,059 sq. ft.*
  • Commercial – 126,094 sq. ft.*
  • Institutional – 292,792 sq. ft.*

*sq. ft. represents new construction and additions only

As of December 31, 2011, the industrial space inventory totals 32.1 million square feet