The Churchill Corporation announced today that it will design and build an expansion to the Winnipeg Convention Centre at an estimated value of $147 million. The existing complex will be enlarged by about 304,000 square feet.

After expansion the Convention Centre will expand more than 399,000 square feet of meeting and trade show space. The expansion is targeted for completion in the last quarter of 2015.

Stuart Olson Dominion will be in charge of design and construction.