March 20, 2014

The City of Regina announced that PCL Construction Management Inc. has been chosen as the Preferred Proponent for the Regina Revitalization Initiative Stadium Project.  The Preferred Proponent team includes PCL Construction, HKS Sports & Entertainment Group, B+H Architects and TD Securities.

“We are extremely pleased to be moving to the next stage of the procurement process with PCL Construction Management Inc.,” said City of Regina Deputy City Manager & COO Brent Sjoberg, who is responsible for the project. “They are a world-class team with a dynamic proposal to deliver the facility our community deserves on budget and ready in 2017.  We look forward to releasing the design details that everyone is anxious to see once financial close is complete.”

HKS designed three of the most recent NFL stadiums – Minnesota Multipurpose Stadium, Cowboys (AT&T) Stadium in Texas and Lucas Oil Stadium in Indiana. The firm has extensive experience developing innovative sporting venues for collegiate and professional teams as well as community-wide centers for cultural and entertainment events.

“Regina and the province of Saskatchewan is a very special place in the world of sports,” said Mark Williams, principal, HKS Sports & Entertainment Group. “Their devoted fans have a spirit and energy unlike any we have seen and we are thrilled to be a part of the Preferred Proponent team for their Stadium Project.”

“To be chosen as the Preferred Proponent for the Regina Revitalization Initiative Stadium Project brings great pride to our organization, which has roots in Saskatchewan going back to 1906,” said Sean Hamelin, PCL District Manager. “We are excited to bring our team’s expertise to the City of Regina, Province of Saskatchewan, Evraz Place, and the Saskatchewan Roughriders Football Club, and are looking forward to this opportunity.”

The team includes PCL Construction Management Inc., construction manager; HKS Sports & Entertainment Group, lead design and sports architect; B+H Architects, architect-of-record; and TD Securities, finance team lead.

The HKS Sports & Entertainment Group, ranked as one of the top sports and entertainment designers by BD World Architecture, has ushered in a new generation of multi-revenue-generating, world-class facilities. The group’s portfolio includes Minnesota Multipurpose Stadium, Cowboys (AT&T) Stadium, Lucas Oil Stadium, Miller Park and major renovations and additions for U.S. Cellular Field and Dodger Stadium. These venues are known for enhancing and leveraging team brand, delivering an enhanced fan experience, and serving as destination environments. HKS is ranked among the top six architectural and engineering firms, according to Building Design+Construction magazine, and operates from 27 offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.hksinc.com.

 For more information, contact Mark Williams at mwilliams@hksinc.com or Trish Martineck at tmartineck@hksinc.com.

 

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