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  • Stone House Reconstruction

    Stone House Development and Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada 2014 to 2017 Budget: $1.5 M GBA was the development and construction manager for the Bennett Insurance Headquarters. In accordance with the City of Ottawa Heritage guidelines, the building redevelopment project reconstructed the Davidson-Hope farmhouse, a 100-year old icon in west Ottawa.  In coordination with the…

  • World Exchange Plaza

    World Exchange Plaza Development Manager and Advisor Ottawa, ON, Canada April 2013 670,000 sq ft $250M Budget GBA led the development of the unique World Exchange Plaza, a premier office/retail complex located in the financial core of downtown Ottawa. In partnership with both federal and municipal governments, GBA managed all aspects of this complex development…

  • Bentall Kennedy Justice Canada Fit-Up

    Bentall Kennedy Justice Canada Fit-Up Property Management Ottawa, ON, Canada GBA worked with Bentall Kennedy, the property management team for the Sun Life Financial Centre, in the heart of Ottawa’s thriving financial district.The building is a stunning 1 million sq. ft. mixed use complex of two commercial towers of 15 and 17 storeys located at…

  • Carp Airport Development

    CARP Airport Development and Planning Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada 2017 to Present GBA is acting as the planning and development manager for this exciting mixed-use development located adjacent to the Carp Airport in Ottawa. In coordination with the client and the existing consultant team, GBA created a strategic plan for the overall development of the…

  • Lebreton Flats Redevelopment

    Lebreton Flats Development and Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada 2013 to 2019 Budget: $3.5B – $4B GBA was the advisor and project manager for Illumination LeBreton, the selected proposal by the National Capital Commission for the complete redevelopment of LeBreton Flats as a signature destination in the downtown core of Canada’s Capital. The proposal detailed…

  • Tunney’s Pasture Redevelopment

    Tunney’s Pasture Redevelopment Development and Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada 2017 to 2019 Size: 100 acres GBA was retained by Public Services and Procurement Canada (“PSPC”) to act as the development and project manager for the Tunney’s Pasture Redevelopment. GBA led a group of 20 sub-consultants who evaluated the viability of the proposed Master Plan,…

  • Landsdowne Revitalization Project

    Landsdowne Revitalization Project Development and Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada 2009 to 2015 Commercial: 500,000 sq.ft Residential: 280 units GBA was retained by the City of Ottawa as a development manager on this sophisticated Public Private Partnership development. GBA oversaw all aspects of the $500 million mixed-use revitalization, including the management of complex legal and…

  • Laurier Friel Student Housing

    Laurier Friel Student Housing Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada Graham Bird was the project manager overseeing the design team, as well as the liaison with the community and the City of Ottawa, to bring the project to completion of the design approval stage. This project involved the redevelopment of approximately one acre of land in…

  • 236 Richmond Road

    236 Richmond Road Development and Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada GBA was brought on as the development and project manager to bring this 9-storey mixed-use development through to completion of the design approval stage. This project features 3 floors of underground parking, ground floor retail, and 64 condominium units on 8 floors. The retail space…

  • Carp Retirement Residence

    CARP Retirement Residence Development and Project Manager Ottawa, ON, Canada 2013 to 2018 111,000 sq.ft Budget: $32 M GBA led the development and project management team for a seven-storey, 130-unit retirement residence in the heart of Carp, Ontario. The 111,000 square foot retirement residence is the first of its kind in the Village of Carp…