The experienced Benchmark team has spearheaded sustainable development of several multi-sport facilities in Calgary for both competitive and recreational use.
Calgary West Soccer Centre
Project Scope: Benchmark was contracted to provide start-up and operational services, working with a volunteer committee.
Services Provided: We developed the following: business plan, sustainable service delivery model, budget, operating and safety manuals, life-cycle and preventative maintenance plan, field allocation policy and rental procedures. We also provided final construction supervision and building sign-off.
Outcome: Benchmark is entering its 12th year of operation with revenue significantly exceeding operating expenditures.
Calgary Soccer Centre
Project Scope: Benchmark provided project coordinator services for the design phase for the replacement of the air supported structure replacement, working with a volunteer committee.
Services Provided: We provided the following: sustainable financial plan, project coordination, risk management and strategic communication planning.
Outcome: This is a Leeds-certified building plan which used pre-engineered construction providing significant cost savings.
Calgary Multisport Fieldhouse Society
Project Scope: Benchmark facilitated the formation of the non-profit Calgary Multisport Fieldhouse Society with the goal to construct Calgary’s first competitive caliber fieldhouse.
Services Provided: We provided organizational planning and development, transition strategies and a strategic communication plan.
Outcome: The Calgary Multisport Fieldhouse Society is an organization now capable of initiating this new project.