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BUILDINGS-in-review The 2015 list of LEED-certified buildings, and selected building profiles
WORKING TO MAKE EVERY BUILDING GREENER Welcome to the seventh edition of the LEED® Canada Buildings-in-Review supplement, produced in partnership with SABMag. In this supplement, you will see some of the most innovative and well-designed LEED certified buildings in Canada. LEED certification provides a critical third-party seal of approval in the marketplace, and is the most important aspect in confirming that a building has gone through a rigorous process to verify their environmental performance targets. Over the past decade, the CaGBC has worked with the industry to change the way that buildings are designed, built and operated making Canada home to the second-highest number of LEED certified buildings in the world with over 2,500 LEED certified projects, and well over 5,000 registered. Last year was a milestone year for green buildings in Canada as Canada saw its first LEED v4-certifed project. We have also been working with the industry in order to take building performance to the next level. We also continue to expand our educational offerings and technical training via webinars and in-classroom sessions, and by bringing you the latest ideas, information and innovation at Building Lasting Change, our national conference and expo, this year in Toronto June 4 to 6, 2016. The CaGBC is pleased to continue our work with SABMag in providing professionals and contractors, building owners and developers, and manufacturers and suppliers with the national exposure and recognition they deserve for being at the forefront of green building innovation. Thank you for your commitment and support for this supplement and congratulations to all for your ongoing contributions toward making “Every Building Greener” in Canada.
- Canada Green Building Council
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platinum ÌÌ 220 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Artis REIT ÌÌ 320 Front Street West Complex, Toronto, ON, H&R Real Estate Investment Trust ÌÌ 3260 Fesserton Side Road, Waubaushene, ON, Global Sustainable Solutions ÌÌ 704B Wood Street, Whitehorse, YK, Old Way of Seeing Sustainable Building Services ÌÌ Bibliothèque du Boisé, Saint-Laurent, QC, Ville de Montréal - Arr. de Saint-Laurent ÌÌ BlueShore Financial, Squamish, BC, Cheakamus Centre c/o North Vancouver School District ÌÌ Centennial Place, Calgary, AB, Oxford Properties Group ÌÌ Constitution Square, Ottawa, ON, Oxford Properties Group ÌÌ Edelweiss, Wakefield, QC, Écohabitation
ÌÌ ERE 132, Vitrine d'excellence en coconstruction, Grand-Métis, QC, Jardins de Métis / Festival international de jardins ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales - La Cime, Val-David, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales - Lac La Salle, Val-Morin, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ Habitat Net Zero Precast Concrete Home, Edmonton, AB, Habitat for Humanity Edmonton ÌÌ Jim Pattison Center of Excellence, Penticton, BC, Okanagan College ÌÌ Le Centrix, Montreal, QC, Construction KnightsBridge inc. ÌÌ Le Saint-Dizier, Montreal, QC, Construction KnightsBridge inc.
ÌÌ Le W. Parkyn, Montreal, QC, Construction KnightsBridge inc. ÌÌ Maison de La Pointe, Neuville, QC, ???? ÌÌ Metro Tower 3, Metropolis at Metrotown, Burnaby, BC, ???? ÌÌ Mt. Tolmie Community Branch 68, Victoria, BC, Vancity Credit Union ÌÌ Planetarium Rio Tinto Alcan, Montreal, QC, Espace pour la vie ÌÌ PMMO, Suite 440, East Tower, Calgary, AB, Hines Canada Management II ULC ÌÌ Quimper House, Victoria, BC, Carrie Smart and Neil Barman ÌÌ Royal Bank Plaza, Toronto, ON, Oxford Properties Group
ÌÌ Résidence Hugo Lapointe-Massicotte, St. Adolfe d'Howard, QC, ENERGECO Construction inc. ÌÌ Résidence Ouellet-Bergeron, Petite-Rivière St François, QC, ENERGECO Construction inc. ÌÌ Siège social STGM Architectes, Quebec, QC, St-Gelais Montminy et Associés, architectes ÌÌ Slightly Snug Home, Squamish, BC, Wakefield Construction Inc. ÌÌ Square du Nordet, Saint-Laurent, QC, Sotramont ÌÌ TD Bank Group Office, TD Tower, Toronto, ON, TD Bank Group ÌÌ The Berczy, Toronto, ON, Concert Properties Ltd. ÌÌ Toronto-Dominion Centre, Toronto, ON, Cadillac Fairview
ÌÌ 5875 Explorer Drive, Mississauga, ON, Bentall Kennedy [Canada] LP ÌÌ 6th Floor, PHC BC-CfE West Wing Vancouver, BC, BC Centre for Excellence ÌÌ 7025 Langer Drive, Mississauga, ON, GWL Realty Advisors Inc. ÌÌ 7100 West Credit Avenue, Mississauga, ON, Standard Life Investments [Real Estate] Inc. ÌÌ 77 Bloor Street, Toronto, ON, Morguard Investments Ltd. ÌÌ 775 King West, Toronto, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ 84 Centre Street West, Richmond Hill, ON, Teddington Homes ÌÌ Abbotsford Senior Secondary School, Abbotsford, BC, School District No. 34 ÌÌ Aerocentre V, Mississauga, ON, Menkes Property Management Services Ltd. ÌÌ Airdrie High School, Airdrie, AB, AI - Learning Facilities & Alternative Procurement Branch ÌÌ Alouette Heights, Maple Ridge, BC, Alouette Home Start Society ÌÌ Arborgate Middle School Addition, La Broquerie, MB, Seine River School Division ÌÌ Artists for Kids Gallery / Education Services Centre, North Vancouver, BC, North Vancouver School District 44 ÌÌ Athabasca University Academic and Research Centre, Athabasca, AB, Athabasca University ÌÌ Audley Recreation Centre, Ajax, ON, Town of Ajax
ÌÌ Banque Nationale, Gatineau, QC, Banque Nationale du Canada ÌÌ BC Hydro Horne Payne Field Operations Building, Burnaby, BC, BC Hydro Properties ÌÌ Berry Architecture; Downey, Roth, Hrywkiw, Fidek Office Building, Red Deer, AB, Berry Architecture & Associates ÌÌ Bluenose Academy, Lunenburg, NS, Dept. of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal ÌÌ Blythwood at Huntington, Toronto, ON, Tridel Corporation & Concert Properties ÌÌ Brampton Fire Station 211 and Peel Region Paramedic Services, Brampton, ON, City of Brampton ÌÌ British Columbia Lotteries Corporation, Vancouver, BC, BC Lotteries Corporation ÌÌ Broadway Tech Centre Building 4, Vancouver, BC, Bentall Kennedy ÌÌ Brunelle-Quagebeur, Waterville, QC, Urban_co construction ÌÌ Burnaby Central Secondary School, Burnaby, BC, Burnaby School District No. 41 ÌÌ Caisse Desjardins Siège social de Louiseville, Louiseville, QC, Caisse Desjardins ÌÌ Canadian Tire Bowmanville, Bowmanville, ON, Canadian Tire Real Estate Ltd. ÌÌ Canadian Tire Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC, Canadian Tire Real Estate Ltd. ÌÌ Canadian Union of Public Employees Ontario Regional Office, Markham, ON, Canadian Union of Public Employees ÌÌ Caserne 59, Montreal, QC, City of Montreal
ÌÌ Centre CDP Capital, Montreal, QC, Ivanhoé Cambridge ÌÌ Centre de transport Stinson, St-Laurent, QC, Société de transport de Montréal [STM] ÌÌ Centre des arts - Assaly - Arts Centre, LCC Montreal, QC, Lower Canada College ÌÌ Centre des congrès de Québec - Secteur 300 Quebec, QC, Société du Centre des congrès de Québec ÌÌ Centre des loisirs de Westmount, Westmount, QC, Ville de Westmount ÌÌ Centre d'opérations Turcot / MTQ - CGER Montreal, QC, Société québecoise des infrastructures ÌÌ Centre Nature-Action, Beloeil, QC, NATURE-ACTION QUÉBEC ÌÌ Centre sportif de Gatineau, Gatineau, QC, Ville de Gatineau ÌÌ Chemical and Materials Engineering Building, Edmonton, AB, University of Alberta ÌÌ Children's and Women's Health Centre Child Care Center, Vancouver, BC, Provincial Health Services Authority ÌÌ Christine Lamb Residence, Abbotsford, BC, Women's Res. Society of the Fraser Valley ÌÌ City of Dawson Creek, Calvin Kruk Centre for the Arts, Dawson Creek, BC, City of Dawson Creek ÌÌ City of Edmonton Engineering Services Building, Edmonton, AB, City of Edmonton
gold ÌÌ 1134 Burrard, Vancouver, BC, The Kettle Friendship Society ÌÌ 12523 - Corus Entertainment Offices, Toronto, ON, Corus Entertainment Inc. ÌÌ 145 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON, H&R Real Estate Investment Trust ÌÌ 150 Dan Leckie Way, Railway Lands, Toronto, ON, Toronto Community Housing ÌÌ 150 Elgin - Performance Court Ottawa, ON, Morguard Investments Ltd. ÌÌ 150 King Street West - Recertification, Toronto, ON, Bentall Kennedy [Canada] LP ÌÌ 180 Wellington St. W., Toronto, ON, Manulife ÌÌ 188 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Lookout Emergency Aid Society ÌÌ 20A Senlac Road, Toronto, ON DOMBRe Inc. ÌÌ 222 Jarvis Street, Toronto, ON, Infrastructure Ontario ÌÌ 2233 Argentia Road, Mississauga, ON, Crown Property Management Inc. ÌÌ 2240 Argentia Road, Mississauga, ON, Morguard Investments ÌÌ 33 Bloor, Toronto, ON, EPIC Realty Partners Inc. ÌÌ 337 Shoal Lookout, Gibsons, BC ÌÌ 360 Main, Winnipeg, MB, Artis REIT ÌÌ 400 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Crown Property Management ÌÌ 564 Beatty Street, Vancouver, BC Reliance Properties Ltd. 2
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gold ÌÌ City of Kingston Public Works Staff & Operations Building, Kingston, ON, Corportation of the City of Kingston ÌÌ City of Vancouver Fire Hall No. 15 - Renfrew, Vancouver, BC, City of Vancouver ÌÌ Clearspring Middle School, Steinbach, MB, Hanover School Division ÌÌ CMHA Kelowna - Willowbridge, Kelowna, BC, CMHA, Kelowna Branch ÌÌ Commerce South Office Park A, Edmonton, AB, Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada ÌÌ Commission de la construction du Québec, Montreal, QC, Comm. de la Constr. du Québec Community Safety Building, Richmond, BC, City of Richmond ÌÌ Community Services Department Service Building, Cambridge, ON, City of Cambridge ÌÌ Cooling Plant on Campus [CPOC], Edmonton, AB, University of Alberta ÌÌ Coquitlam UV Disinfection Facility, Coquitlam, BC, IMetro Vancouver ÌÌ Crestwood Corporate Centre, Richmond, BC, GWL Realty Advisors ÌÌ Dansereau Meadows School and Saint-André Academy, Beaumont, AB, Clark Builders ÌÌ David Braley Athletic & Recreation Centre, Hamilton, ON, Mohawk College ÌÌ Douglas Glen Fire station 39, Calgary, AB, City of Calgary ÌÌ DuPont Canada Corporate Office, Mississauga, ON, E.I. du Pont Company Canada ÌÌ East Gwillimbury Bus Facility, East Gwillimbury, ON, GO Metrolinx ÌÌ Éco-développement du Pied-de-Vent, Chelsea, QC ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales - Le boisé du Val, Morin-Heights, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ École La Prairie, Red Deer, AB, Alberta Infrastructure, Learning Facilities & Alternative ÌÌ École Mer-et-montagne [CSF], Campbell River, BC, Conseil Scolaire Francophone ÌÌ École secondaire Gabriel-Dumont, London, ON, Conseil scolaire Viamonde ÌÌ Eden Park Towers - Phase Two, Markham, ON, Times Group Corporation ÌÌ Édifice Caron Building, Montreal, QC, Gold Castle Holdings Ltd. ÌÌ Edmonton International Airport, Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Airport ÌÌ Elgin County Courthouse, St Thomas, ON, Infrastructure Ontario ÌÌ Enbridge Technology and Operations Centre, Markham, ON, Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc.
ÌÌ Evolo, Montreal, QC, Evolo Condominiums inc. ÌÌ Father Henri Voisin School, Red Deer, AB, Alberta Infrastructure ÌÌ FCR Red Deer Village Mall, Red Deer, AB, First Capital Asset Management Corporation ÌÌ Fire Station # 8, Burlington, ON, City of Burlington, Corp. Strategic Initiatives Dept. ÌÌ Fire Station #40 - Symons Valley, Calgary, AB, Calgary Fire Department ÌÌ Forensic Services and Coroners Complex, Toronto, ON, Carillion Canada ÌÌ Fuzion, Toronto, ON, King Liberty North Corporation c/o Urbancorp ÌÌ Gagné-Tran, Canton de Hatley, QC ÌÌ Goodes Hall West Wing, Kingston, ON, Queen's University ÌÌ Gore Meadows Community Centre & Library, Brampton, ON, City of Brampton ÌÌ Grosvenor Americas Vancouver Office, Vancouver, BC, Grosvenor Americas ÌÌ GRT Strasburg Road Facility Expansion, Kitchener, ON, Municipality of Waterloo ÌÌ Guildford Town Centre - Phase 2, Surrey, BC, Ivanhoe Cambridge ÌÌ Gulf Canada Square, Calgary, AB, GWL Realty Advisors ÌÌ Harmonie des Rapides 2, Gatineau, QC, Les développements Terra Verde ÌÌ Hastings Child Care Center, Vancouver, BC, Great Canadian Gaming Corp. ÌÌ Hazel McCallion Campus - Phase 1, Mississauga, ON, Sheridan College ÌÌ Helen Schuler Nature Centre, Lethbridge, ON, City of Lethbridge ÌÌ Holland Cross, Ottawa, ON, Lasalle Invest. Management c/o Colonnade Management Inc. ÌÌ HSBC Broadway Green, Vancouver, BC, HSBC ÌÌ Hullmark Centre Inc. - 2 Anndale, North York, ON, Deltera Inc. ÌÌ ICBC Lansdowne Driver Licensing Office, Richmond, BC, ICBC ÌÌ Kasian Vancouver Office, Vancouver, BC, Kasian Archit. Int. Design and Planning Ltd. ÌÌ Kennedale Waste Operations East Facility, Edmonton, AB, City of Edmonton ÌÌ Keynote Office Tower 1, Calgary, AB, Triovest Realty Advisors Inc. ÌÌ KingSett Capital Office Expansion, Toronto, ON, Kingsett Capital ÌÌ Kitchener Central Library, Kitchener, ON, Kitchener Public Library ÌÌ Kitsilano Neighbourhood House, Vancouver, BC, Kitsilano Neighbourhood House ÌÌ La tour de la Banque Nationale, Montreal, QC, Immobilière Banque Nationale Incorporée
ÌÌ Leaside Village Heritage Building, Toronto, ON, First Capital Asset Management ÌÌ Leaside Village, Toronto, ON, First Capital Asset Management ÌÌ Les Maisons Roco - Sommet Vert, St-Adolphe-d'Howard, QC, Les Maisons Roco ÌÌ Les Villas du Mistral, St-Laurent, QC, Sotramont ÌÌ Little Mountain Non-Market Housing, Vancouver, BC, Holborn Properties Ltd. ÌÌ Local Government House, Victoria, BC, Union of BC Municipalities ÌÌ Lutron Electronics Canada, Markham, QC, Lutron Electronics ÌÌ Lynn Fripps Elementary, Langley, BC School District No. 35 ÌÌ Maintenance Hangar 2, Trenton, ON Department of National Defence ÌÌ Maison de M. Couillard, Harrington, QC, Énergéco Construction Inc. ÌÌ Markham Pan Am Centre, Markham, ON, City of Markham ÌÌ Stampede Station Calgary, AB, Artis REIT ÌÌ MaRS Phase 2-661 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, MaRS Discovery District ÌÌ MD Financial Management Head Office, Ottawa, ON, MD Physician Services Inc. ÌÌ MEC Longueuil, Longueuil, QC, Mountain Equipment Co-op ÌÌ MEC North Vancouver, North Vancouver, BC, Mountain Equipment Co-op ÌÌ Minto Southshore [Carnation] - Building 1-7 Toronto, ON ÌÌ Mission Community Health Project, Mission, BC, Fraser Health, Vancouver Coastal Health, Providence Health, Provincial Health Services ÌÌ New Gate Apartments, Kelowna, BC, John Howard Society of the Central & South Okanagan ÌÌ Nike Factory Store, multiple locations, ON ÌÌ North Vancouver City Library, North Vancouver, BC, City of North Vancouver ÌÌ Northlands Parkway Collegiate, Winkler, MB, Garden Valley School Division ÌÌ Siège social Caisse Desjardins, Terrebonne, QC, Caisse Desjardins de Terrebonne ÌÌ Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia, Victoria, BC, Office of the Auditor General of BC ÌÌ One Park Boutique Condominiums, Toronto, ON, Dundas & Parliament Development Corp. ÌÌ Panorama, Victoria, BC, Tergos Écoconstruction inc.
ÌÌ Pan Am Sports Centre, Toronto, ON, City of Toronto, Pan/Parapan Am Games Office ÌÌ Paragon, Victoria, BC, Tri-Eagle Development Corp. ÌÌ Parkwood Institute Mental Health Care, London, ON, St. Joseph's Health Care London ÌÌ Pavillon des sciences Anne-Marie Edward, St-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC, John Abbott College ÌÌ Pavillon horticole écoresponsable ITA, Saint-Hyacinthe, QC, MAPAQ ÌÌ PCL Building 5, Edmonton, AB, PCL Construction Management Inc. ÌÌ Penguin Plunge Complex, Calgary, AB, Calgary Zoological Society ÌÌ Peter Gilgan Centre, Toronto, ON, SickKids Research Tower ÌÌ Place Viau, Montreal, QC, First Capital Asset Management LP ÌÌ PricewaterhouseCooper's Place, Vancouver, BC, The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd. ÌÌ Prince George Technical Education Centre, Prince George, BC, College of New Caledonia ÌÌ Quesnel Technical Education Centre, Quesnel, BC, College of New Caledonia ÌÌ Residence Sam / Demers, Saint-Colomban, QC, Marquis Inc. ÌÌ RCMP-GRC H Division Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, PWGSC ÌÌ Residences at One Old Mill, Toronto, ON, Tridel ÌÌ Residences of Avonshire Inc., Toronto, ON, Deltera Inc. ÌÌ Richard Bulpitt Elementary, Langley, BC, School District #35 ÌÌ Richard Ivey Building, London, ON, The University of Western Ontario ÌÌ Richardson College for the Environment, Winnipeg, MB, University of Winnipeg ÌÌ Ridgeway Elementary School, North Vancouver, BC, School District 44 ÌÌ Roderick Mah Centre, Calgary, AB, Mount Royal University ÌÌ Ronald McDonald House, Vancouver, BC, Ronald McDonald House ÌÌ Rose Harbour, Campbell River, BC, Campbell River & North Island Transition Society ÌÌ Rosedale Elementary Middle School, Chilliwack, BC, School Districk No. 33 ÌÌ Roxul Inc. NA Head Office, Milton, ON, Roxul INC. ÌÌ Seven Stones Community School, Regina SK, Regina Public Schools ÌÌ Shell Centre, Calgary, AB, Cadillac Fairview Corp. sabMag - SPRING 2016
gold Sicamous District Hall, Sicamous, BC, District of Sicamous ÌÌ Siemens Canada, Oakville, ON, First Gulf Corporation ÌÌ South Terminal Transborder, Leduc, Edmonton Regional Airports Authority ÌÌ SouthPointe 99, Surrey, BC, Croydon Drive Development LLP ÌÌ St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt, BC, Vancouver Coastal Health ÌÌ Starbucks, Toronto, ON ÌÌ Steveston Fire Hall, Richmond, BC, City of Richmond ÌÌ Sun Life Ravine Centre II, Halifax, NS, Sunlife Eastern Region ÌÌ Surrey Pretrial Services Centre Expansion, Surrey, BC, Shared Services BC
ÌÌ TD Hillview, London, ON ÌÌ TELUS Internet Data Center, Kamloops, BC, TELUS - Technology Strategy PMO ÌÌ Terrasse des Équinoxes Bloc H, Saint-Laurent, QC, Groupe Montclair ÌÌ The Cora Building, Waterloo, ON, The Cora Group Inc. ÌÌ The South Bonson Community Center, Ì Pitt Meadows, BC, City of Pitt Meadows ÌÌ Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC, Thompson Rivers University ÌÌ Tour AIMIA, Montreal, QC, Kevric Real Estate Corporation ÌÌ Transportation Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Facility, Halifax, NS, Department of National Defence
ÌÌ Trout Lake Community Centre, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation ÌÌ Ucluelet Community Centre, Ucluelet, BC, District of Ucluelet ÌÌ University Highlands Elementary School, Burnaby, BC, School District 41 ÌÌ University of Calgary, Admin. Bldg. Exec. Suite, Calgary, AB, Univ. of Calgary ÌÌ University of the Fraser Valley, Chilliwack, BC, University of the Fraser Valley ÌÌ Vancity Credit Union, Burnaby, BC, Vancouver City Savings Credit Union ÌÌ Walter and Bio-Circle Phase 3, Pointe-Claire, QC, Walter Surface Technologies Inc. ÌÌ Warm Prairie Home, Headingley, MB
ÌÌ Waypoint Ctre for Mental Health Care, Penetanguishene, ON, Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care ÌÌ Wesley Street, Nanaimo, BC, Canadian Mental Health Association ÌÌ West Don Lands, Toronto, ON, Toronto Community Housing Corporation ÌÌ West Village Building B, Toronto, ON, Deltera Inc. ÌÌ Wood Innovation and Design Ctre, Prince George, BC, Ministry of Technology, Innovation and Citizen's Services ÌÌ Yarrow Community Elementary School, Chilliwack, BC, School Districk No. 33
silver ÌÌ 1025 Robson, Vancouver, BC, Robson Street Partners LLC ÌÌ 1670 #29 Résidence S. Hubert, Trois-Rivières, QC, Les dessins ConSpecTek inc. ÌÌ 1859 Leslie Street, Toronto, ON, First Capital Asset Management ÌÌ 191 Pioneer, Winnipeg, MB, Artis REIT ÌÌ 329 R Winona Drive, Toronto, ON, Reigo & Bauer ÌÌ 333 Main, Winnipeg, MB, Artis REIT ÌÌ 40 Highfield Park Drive, Dartmouth, NS, Page Realty Management ÌÌ 41-45-49-53-57-61 ave. des Jardins, Orford, QC, Constructions Le Montagnac Inc. ÌÌ 51 Hanna Avenue, Toronto, ON, First Capital Asset Management ÌÌ 68 Main Street, Markham, ON, Sierra Building Group ÌÌ Accessible Transportation [Transhelp] Facility and Copper Yard Expansion Brampton, ON, Region of Peel ÌÌ Agence Revenu Québec, Shawinigan, QC, Olymbec Development Inc. ÌÌ Aimia Headquarters, Tour Aimia, Montreal, QC, Aimia Canada Inc. ÌÌ Airdrie Middle School, Airdrie, AB, Learning Facilities & Alternative Procurement Branch ÌÌ Alberta Hospital Edmonton, Food Service Depot, Edmonton, AB, Gov't of Alberta ÌÌ Alliance Française Toronto, Toronto, ON, Alliance Française Toronto 4
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ÌÌ Arcola Community School, Regina, SK, Regina Public School Division #4 ÌÌ Badlands Community Facility, ÌÌ Drumheller, AB, GEC ArchitectureBeaver Bank Kinsac Community Centre, Beaver Bank, NS, Halifax Reg. Municipality ÌÌ BHP Billiton Canada Inc.,Saskatoon, SK, BHP Billiton Canada Inc. ÌÌ Bibliothèque Marc-Favreau, Montreal, QC, Ville de Montréal ÌÌ Birchwood Place: Fitch East Building, Welland, ON, Niagara Regional Housing ÌÌ Bombardier - Bâtiment Pratt & Whitney, Mirabel, QC, Bombardier Aéronautique ÌÌ Bow Valley College, South Campus, Calgary, AB, Bow Valley College ÌÌ Brandon University Healthy Living Centre, Brandon, MB, Brandon University ÌÌ Bridgepoint Hospital, Toronto, ON, Bridgpoint Active Healthcare ÌÌ Browns Shoes - Siége social et Entrepôt, St-Laurent, QC, Browns Shoes ÌÌ Caisse Desjardins de l'Ouest de la Mauricie, St Étienne des Grès, QC, Caisse Desjardins ÌÌ Canada Post Pacific Processing Centre, Richmond, BC, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ Canadian Tire, Port Coquitlam, BC Canadian Tire Real Estate Limited ÌÌ Canadian Union of Public Employees, Ottawa, ON, CUPE
ÌÌ Carlsbad Springs Community Center, Carlsbad Springs, ON, City of Ottawa ÌÌ Carrefour du Colisée, Longueuil, QC, Développement APL inc. ÌÌ Carrefour du Plateau - Bâtiment 13, 14 Hull, QC, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Carrefour St-David O - Bâtiment 3A Quebec, QC, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Casino Brantford, Brantford, ON, Ontario Lottery Gaming ÌÌ CBRE Ottawa Office - 7th Floor, Ottawa, ON, CB Richard Ellis ÌÌ Central Saanich Volunteer Fire Department Station No.1, Central Saanich, BC, Central Saanich Volunteer Fire Dept. ÌÌ Centre d'affaires, Montréal, QC, Technoparc Montréal ÌÌ Centre de commerce mondial de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Ivanhoe Cambridge ÌÌ Centre de Distribution Automatisé, Terrebonne, QC, Sobeys Québec inc. ÌÌ Centre scolaire de la Rive-Sud, Cookville, NS, Dept of Transp. and Infrastructure Renewal ÌÌ Chartwell Shopping Centre, Scarborough, ON, First Capital Realty ÌÌ Chartwell Shopping Centre, Toronto, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Chestermere Elementary and Junior High School, Chestermere, AB, Learning Facilities & Alternative Procurement Branch
ÌÌ Churchill Northern Studies Centre, Churchill, MB, Churchill Northern Studies Centre ÌÌ CIBC Hamilton Pan Am/Para Pan Am Games Soccer Stadium, Hamilton, ON, City of Hamilton ÌÌ City of Red Deer RCMP Detachment, Red Deer, AB, City of Red Deer ÌÌ Clear Spirit Condominium, Toronto, ON, Distillery SE Development Corp. ÌÌ Colonnade Road LCD, Ottawa, ON, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ Complexe champ tir et multifonction, Rigaud, QC, ASFC ÌÌ Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility, Corner Brook, NL, Dept. of Transp. and Works ÌÌ Deer Park Villa Long-Term Care Home, Grimsby, ON, Niagara Region ÌÌ DHL Express Canada Head Office Brampton, ON, DHL Express Canada Ltd. ÌÌ DIALOG Edmonton Studio, Edmonton, AB, DIALOG ÌÌ Dr. Roy Wilson Learning Centre, Medicine Hat, AB, Learning Facilities & Alternative Procurement Branch ÌÌ Eagleson Place - Building A-B, Ottawa, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Earls Court Village, London, ON, Kensington Village ÌÌ Éco-développement du Pied-de-Vent, Chelsea, QC, Construction des Collines
silver ÌÌ École Barrie Wilson Elementary School, Red Deer, AB, Clark Builders ÌÌ École des métiers de la restauration et du tourisme, Montreal, QC, Commission Scolaire de Montréal ÌÌ École Notre-Dame des Vallées, Cochrane, AB, Learning Facilities & Alternative Procurement Branch ÌÌ École Ronald-Marion, Pickering, ON, Conseil scolaire Viamonde ÌÌ Édifice Sedley S. Blanchard Building, Astra, ON, Department of National Defense ÌÌ Edmonds Community Ctre & Fred Randall Pool, Burnaby, BC, City of Burnaby ÌÌ Edmonton Clinic South, Edmonton, AB, Gov't of Alberta Infrastructure ÌÌ Edmonton Valley Zoo Entry & Wander,Ì Edmonton, AB, City of Edmonton ÌÌ Enclaves of Upper Canada, Georgetown, ON, Menkes Developments Ltd. ÌÌ Erindale GO Station Building, Mississauga, ON, Metrolinx ÌÌ Faubourg Cousineau, Saint-Hubert, QC, Habitations Lussier ÌÌ FCR Eagleson Place Buildg. C, Kanata, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ FCR Mount Royal Village Office, Calgary, AB, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Fiddick's Nursing Home - Addition, Petrolia, ON, Fiddick's Nursing Home Ltd. ÌÌ Financière Sun Life et Rexel-Westburne Canada, Montreal, QC, Sun Life Financial ÌÌ Garage Centre de services Amos MTQ, Amos, QC, Société Immobilière du Québec ÌÌ Georgian Village Main Building, Penetanguishene, ON, County of Simcoe ÌÌ Graham Edmonton Office Expansion, Edmonton, AB, Graham Design Builder, A JV ÌÌ Great Plains IV Buildings 1 & 2, Calgary, AB, WAM Great Plains IV LP ITF IG Investment Management Ltd. ÌÌ Greater Toronto Area Youth Detention Centre, Brampton, ON, Infrastructure Ontario ÌÌ Habitat for Humanity Niagara, St. Catharines, ON, Habita Niagara ÌÌ Heritage Square, Calgary, AB, Artis REIT ÌÌ hom Condominiums by Domicile, Ottawa, ON, Domicile Developments Inc. ÌÌ Hunt Club Marketplace, Ottawa, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ iNova Credit Union Halifax, Halifax, NS, iNova Credit Union
ÌÌ International Polar Bear Cons. Centre, Winnipeg, MB, Assiniboine Park Conservancy ÌÌ John Noble Home Long Term Care, Brantford, ON, John Noble Home ÌÌ Journey to Churchill, Winnipeg, MB, Assiniboine Park Conservancy ÌÌ Kasian Calgary Office, Calgary, AB, Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd. ÌÌ Lakehead University Cafeteria and Bookstore, Orillia, ON, Lakehead University ÌÌ Lakeside Residences, Keswick, ON, Regional Municipality of York ÌÌ Langley South Building, Langley, BC, Kwantlen Polytechnic University ÌÌ Le Liguori - Condos, Montreal, QC, Groupe immobilier Van Houtte ÌÌ Les bureaux TELUS, Quebec, QC, Telus Corporation ÌÌ Markham Stouffville Hospital Expansion Markham, ON, Markham Stouffville Hospital ÌÌ Mattamy National Cycling Centre, Milton, ON, Town of Milton ÌÌ McKenzie Towne Centre Phase 1 - 2, Calgary, AB, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Meadow Lake Provincial Courthouse, Meadow Lake, SK, Ministry of Central Services ÌÌ Mennonite Brethren Senior Citizens Home, St. Catharines, ON, Tabor Manor ÌÌ Mold-Masters SportsPlex Addition, Georgetown, ON, Town of Halton Hills ÌÌ MPI - Bison Drive Service Centre, Winnipeg, MB, Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation ÌÌ MPI - Selkirk Service Centre, Selkirk, MB, Manitoba Public Insurance ÌÌ Municipal Building 9th Floor, Calgary, AB, City of Calgary ÌÌ Munk School of Global Affairs, Toronto, ON, University of Toronto - Real Estate ÌÌ NSLC Forest Hills Store, Dartmouth, NS, Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation ÌÌ O'Regan and Riley Halls, Antigonish, NS, St. Francis Xavier University ÌÌ ONRoute King City, Vaughan, ON, HKSC Developments L.P. ÌÌ Orillia Public Library, Orillia, ON, The City of Orillia ÌÌ Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto, ON, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University ÌÌ Parkway Mall - Building D3, Scarborough, ON, First Capital Asset Management LP ÌÌ Penhold Junior and Senior High School, Penhold, AB, Clark Builders ÌÌ Pergola Commons, Guelph, ON, First Capital Asset Management LP
ÌÌ Peter Lougheed Centre East Tower, Calgary, AB, Calgary Health Region ÌÌ Picton Operations Centre, Picton, ON, Hydro One Networks Inc. ÌÌ Pine Bungalows unit 33, Jasper, AB, Pine Bungalows ÌÌ Place Michelet - Bâtiment SAQ, Montreal, QC, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Place Naviles - SAQ, Quebec, QC, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Place Nelligan - Bâtiment A, Gatineau, QC, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Port Place Shopping Centre, Nanaimo, BC First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Poste de la Sûreté du Québec, Salaberryde-Valleyfield, QC, Ville de Salaberry-deValleyfield ÌÌ Production Court, Burnaby, BC, Narland Management ÌÌ Prologis Park Tapscott 1, Toronto, ON ÌÌ PwC Centre, Floors 4, 5 & 6, Oakville, ON, Price Waterhouse Coopers Services LP ÌÌ Rath Eastlink Community Centre, Truro, NS, Municipality of Colchester ÌÌ Robert Thirsk High School, Calgary, AB, Calgary Board of Education ÌÌ Robertsville Paramedic Base Station, Robertsville, ON, County of Frontenac ÌÌ Rutherford Marketplace, Vaughan, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Saint John Law Courts, Saint John, NB, New Brunswick DTI ÌÌ Samuel W. Shaw School, Calgary, AB, Calgary Board of Education ÌÌ SAQ Express Mont-Royal, Montreal, QC, Socièté des alcools du Québec ÌÌ Second Nid, Shefford, QC ÌÌ Sherwood Centre, Sherwood Park, AB, First Capital Asset Management Corporation ÌÌ Siège Social de l'Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec, Montréal, QC, Ordre des infirmiers et infirmières du Québec ÌÌ Siège social Maheu&Maheu, Québec, QC, Maheu et Maheu ÌÌ SIQ - Galeries Orford, Magog, QC, Gestion Sandalwood ÌÌ SIX50 King West, Toronto, ON, Freed Developments Ltd. ÌÌ Songhees Wellness Centre, Victoria, BC, Songhees Nation ÌÌ South West Detention Centre, Windsor, ON, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services ÌÌ Southwood Estates, Woodstock, ON, Hunt Homes
ÌÌ St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatic Centre and Dr. Huq Family Library Branch, St. Catharines, ON, City of St Catharines ÌÌ St. Patrick's Home Long Term Care Facility, Ottawa, ON, St. Patrick's Home of Ottawa Inc. ÌÌ Starbucks 95 Wellington, Toronto, ON ÌÌ Starbucks Dundas & Walkers Line-Burlington, Burlington, ON ÌÌ Stephen Hawking Centre, Waterloo, ON, Perimeter Institute ÌÌ Stoney Warehouse 6, Calgary, AB, 1162498 AB Ltd. c/o WAM Development Group ÌÌ Strathcona County Emergency Services Fire Station, Sherwood Park, AB, Strathcona County Facility Services ÌÌ TELUS World of Science Edmonton, Edmonton, AB, Telus World of Science ÌÌ The Shops of Oakville South, Oakville, ON, Origin Merchant Partners ÌÌ Thickson Place, Building E, Whitby, ON, First Capital Asset Management ÌÌ Tim Hortons Toronto Laird, Toronto, ON ÌÌ Toronto Police Service 11- 14 Division, Toronto, ON, Toronto Police Service ÌÌ Trail Waste Facility, Ottawa, ON ÌÌ University of Guelph Engineering Complex, Guelph, ON, University of Guelph ÌÌ Uplands Elementary School, Brooks, AB, Clark Builders ÌÌ Waterloo Waste Water Treatment Plant Expansion, Waterloo, ON, Region of Waterloo ÌÌ Western Centre for Public Health & Family Medicine, London, ON, Western University ÌÌ Western University's Ontario Hall Residence, London, ON, University of Western Ontario ÌÌ Wind Engineering, En. and Env. Dome, London, ON, University of Western ÌÌ Windsor Fire Hall No. 7, Windsor, ON, Corporation of the City of Windsor ÌÌ Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, Winnipeg, MB, Winnipeg Airports Authority Site Redevelopment Team ÌÌ Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, Winnipeg, MB, WRHA Capital Planning ÌÌ Winsport - Markin MacPhail Centre, Calgary, AB, CWinsport Canada ÌÌ World on Yonge, Toronto, ON, Liberty Development Corp. ÌÌ XL Catlin Toronto Office, Toronto, ON, Catlin Holdings Ltd. ÌÌ York Lions Stadium, Toronto, ON, York University
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CERTIFIED ÌÌ 126 Duncan Road, Richmond Hill, ON, Garden Homes ÌÌ 209 Oak Park Blvd., Oakville, ON, The Metrontario Group ÌÌ 2611 Queensview Drive, Ottawa, ON, Windmill Developments ÌÌ AECOM Kitchener Office, Kitchener, ON, AECOM Canada Ltd. ÌÌ Aérogare de Waskaganish, Waskaganish, QC, Transport Canada ÌÌ Albion-Heatherington Recreation Centre, Ottawa, ON, City of Ottawa ÌÌ Appleby Village, Buildings A-G, Burlington, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Arts & Science Extension, Corner Brook, NL, Memorial University of Newfoundland ÌÌ Bay Side Home Addition, Barrington, NS, Barrington, NS, Bay Side Home ÌÌ XL Catlin Toronto Office, Toronto, ON, Catlin Holdings Ltd. ÌÌ BC Assessment Authority, BC, BC Assessment Authority ÌÌ Bearspaw Christian School, Calgary, AB, Bearspaw Christian School ÌÌ Bill Woodward School, Anzac, AB, Northland School Division 61 ÌÌ Boundary Bay Airport Terminal, Delta, BC, Alpha-Aviation Inc. ÌÌ Bow Valley College, North Campus, Calgary, AB, Bow Valley College ÌÌ Brooklin Towne Centre, Brooklin, ON, First Capital Asset Management Corporation ÌÌ C.D Howe Commercial Level Common Areas, Ottawa, ON, CB Richard Ellis ÌÌ Canada Post Ottawa Delivery Depot, Stittsville, ON, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ Carrefour St-Hubert, St-Hubert, First Capital Asset Management ULC
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ÌÌ Centre de livraison du CFG, Dorval, QC, Bombardier Aéronautique ÌÌ Centre de traitement massif RQ, Quebec, QC, Socièté Immobilière du Québec (SIQ) ÌÌ Centre de tri Valoris, Bury, QC, Valoris ÌÌ Cinema Tower, Toronto, ON, Daniels HR Corporation ÌÌ City of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Corp. Properties & Buildgs, Build. Infrastructure ÌÌ City of Saskatoon: Access Transit Garage, Saskatoon, SK, City of Saskatoon ÌÌ Cooper Place, Regina, SK, Ministry of Central Services ÌÌ École des Tournesols, Gatineau, QC, Comm. scolaire des Portages-de-l'Outaouais ÌÌ École Secondaire du Sommet, Halifax, NS, NS Dept Trans. & Infrasture Renewal ÌÌ Édifice SSQ - Tour du St-Laurent, Quebec, QC, SSQ Immobilier ÌÌ EllisDon Calgary Office, Calgary, AB, EllisDon Construction Services Inc. ÌÌ Rescue Services Capilano Station No. 5-11, Edmonton, AB, City of Edmonton ÌÌ Gameloft - 7250 Marconi, Montreal, QC, Divertissements Gameloft Inc. ÌÌ Gateway Retail District, Calgary, AB, Brookfield Residential ÌÌ Gloucester City Centre, Ottawa, ON, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Grande Prairie RCMP Detachment, Grande Prairie, AB, City of Grande Prairie ÌÌ Groupe Montoni-Tour L, S, Laval, QC, Groupe montoni (1995) Division construction Inc. ÌÌ Halton Hills - Building G, Halton Hills, ON, First Capital Asset Management Corporation ÌÌ Hangar de la ligne dynamique, Dorval, QC, Bombardier Aéronautique ÌÌ High Street Shopping Centre, Abbotsford, BC, Hotel Dieu Hospital
ÌÌ IGA Millen, Montreal, QC, IGA Millen ÌÌ Kingston Transit Garage, Kingston, ON, The Corporation of the City of Kingston ÌÌ Kolostat Head Office, Laval, QC, Kolostat Inc. ÌÌ La Capitale Financial Security Offices, Mississauga, ON, La Capitale groupe financier ÌÌ Bâtiment de la ligne d'assemblage du programme CSeries, Mirabel, QC, Bombardier Aéronautique ÌÌ LeDrew / Evans Residence, Calgary, AB, Barham Contracting/ Arc Financial ÌÌ Longos Support Center, Vaughan, ON, Longo's ÌÌ Lunenburg Provincial Building, Lunenburg, NS, Dept. Transp. & Infrastructure Renewal ÌÌ Markham Delivery Depot, Richmond Hill, ON, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ McDonald's - Plateau Gatineau, Gatineau, QC, Restaurants McDonald du Canada Limitée ÌÌ Meadowvale Distribution Centre, Mississauga, ON, Prologis Canada ÌÌ Metro Plus Charlemagne, Charlemagne, QC, Metro Richelieu lnc. ÌÌ Murray Library, floor 1-6, Saskatoon, SK, University of Saskatchewan FMD ÌÌ North Coast Transition Soc. Building, Prince Rupert, BC, North Coast Transition Society ÌÌ One3One Holland Residences by Domicile, Ottawa, ON, Domicile Developments Inc. ÌÌ Oxford P-12 School, Oxford, NS, Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal ÌÌ Oyster Pond Academy, Oyster Pond, NS, Department of Education, Province of N.S. ÌÌ Physics and Astronomy Building, London, ON, University of Western Ontario ÌÌ Poste de la MRC des Laurentides Sureté du Québec, Ste-agathe, QC, Soc. Québécoise des Infrastructures
ÌÌ Poste de la Sûreté du Québec MRC de Témiscamingue, Ville-Marie, QC, SIQ ÌÌ Poste Sureté du Québec Mont-Laurier, MontLaurier, QC, Société Immobilière du Québec ÌÌ Quarry Park Heritage Arts Centre, Stonewall, MB, Quarry Park Heritage Arts Centre ÌÌ Richcraft Sensplex [Ottawa East], Ottawa, ON, Morely Hoppner ÌÌ Riverside Estates, 1-13 Grigglestone Lane, Marshall Homes [Riverside] Ltd. ÌÌ Sackville Emergency Services Town Hall Facility, Sackville, NB, Town of Sackville ÌÌ SAQ Sélection Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Société des alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ Sélection Charlesbourg, Quebec, QC, Société des alcools du Québec ÌÌ Saskatoon Fire Department, Station No. 8, Saskatoon, SK, City of Saskatoon ÌÌ School of Kinesiology, Kingston, ON, Queen's University ÌÌ Selkirk College Tenth Street Residences and Music Theatre, Nelson, BC, Selkirk College ÌÌ Starbucks, multiple locations, ON, NS, BC ÌÌ TD Bank - McKenzie Towne, Calgary, AB, First Capital Asset Management LP ÌÌ The Westside Gallery Lofts, Toronto, ON, Westside Gallery Lofts Inc. C/O Urbancorp ÌÌ Tower Lane Mall Blg. B, Airdrie, AB ÌÌ Vaughan Mills - Sport Neighbourhood, Vaughan, ON, Ivanhoe Cambridge ÌÌ Westmount Village - Rexall, Edmonton, AB, First Capital Realty Inc. ÌÌ Winnipeg Downtown Depot, Winnipeg, MB, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ XL Catlin Calgary Office, Calgary, AB, Catlin Holdings LLC
The Awards Presentation Event AT THE 2016 CaGBC NATIONAL CONFERENCE: Building Lasting Change Toronto, June 4 2016
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LEED SCORE CARD - PLATINUM Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation & Design Process Total
12/14 4/5 14/17 7/ 14 10/15 5/5 52/70
BIBLIOTHÈQUE DU BOISÉ 2727, boulevard Thimens, Saint-Laurent QC The Bibliothèque du Boisé is a multi-purpose building, with approximately 6,000 m2 in area, comprising a public library, an exhibition centre and a museum storage facility. It features original, contemporary design - the outcome of an architectural competition. Since opening to the public in 2013, the building has proven to be a new, significant community hub. Design geared toward sustainable development From an ecological standpoint, constructing a building targeting LEED standards greatly influenced the project. Providing a new gateway to the adjacent protected woodland and enhancing the site were an essential part of the project. The plants on the site are all native ones, to draw a connection with the woodland. Trees of interest have been preserved. Trees green the parking lot [40% canopy coverage at maturity]. Light, air, water The light shaft, the skylight on the 2nd floor and the curtain walls provide extensive natural light to 75% of the spaces. Light shines through 90% of the spaces, with the help of such features as glass partitions and unobstructed views [the views overlooking the woodland are marvellous!]. Automatic faucets and low-flow toilets enable 42% savings in drinking water over standard plumbing installations [LEED Innovation]. The landscaping requires no irrigation [xeriscaping]. Rainwater is contained in green retention ponds, in addition to being filtered before going back to the sewage system.
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Energy, both present and future The building’s efficiency is outstanding, with a reduction in energy consumption of 64.4% over the Model National Energy Code for Buildings. Geothermy is a key measurement, making it possible to meet 100% of heating and air conditioning needs. The energy from the hot air accumulated in the light shaft is recovered and sent back into the ventilation system. Materials and resources A number of measures promote the occupants’ comfort and health: certified wood and low-emission materials were chosen. The percentage of recycled debris during construction amounted to 85.6%, while over 16.34% of recycled materials were used for the building in addition to 33.09% of regional materials [LEED Innovation]. The roof is “green” [vegetated] or white.
Ottawa goes Platinum with Constitution Square’s latest LEED certification Downtown Ottawa’s first office complex to achieve LEED Platinum Existing Building certification. OTTAWA, ONTARIO – Oxford Properties, the real estate arm of the OMERS Worldwide Group of Companies, has announced Ottawa’s Constitution Square has achieved LEED Platinum for Existing Buildings, marking it the first downtown Ottawa office complex to achieve this designation. With three towers comprising over 1 million square feet of office and retail, the Constitution Square team worked diligently to achieve the 80 points accredited for Platinum – placing a keen eye toward energy efficiency, waste reduction, sustainable procurement and indoor air quality. In addition to and closely linked to LEED certification and principles, Oxford is making great strides for continued wellness for Oxford customers and the surrounding community. Some highlights include a ‘take the stairs’ campaign – encouraging people use the stairwells for exercise and a CSA Farm pick-up program where Oxford partners with local farms to encourage the use of fresh, local food for personal or corporate use. “For Oxford, LEED certification is not just about securing the best energy efficiency ratings for our buildings. We take a holistic approach to sustainability that also encompasses the wellness of our tenants’ employees,” commented Andrew McAllan, Senior Vice President, Real Estate Management at Oxford Properties Group. “If we can create great healthy workplaces, we provide a platform for employees to perform at their optimum levels while, at the same time, reducing our environmental footprint.”
www.oxfordproperties.com Performance Highlights from the complex’s Platinum certification were as follows: • Achieved an EnergyStar Score of 95 points which indicates performance in the top 5% of buildings. • Achieved maximum commuting points indicating over 75% of building occupants take an alternative to single occupant vehicle to work. • Introduced a sustainable food policy within the complex including purchasing local and organic foods for meetings and events. • Executed an exterior lighting retrofit to maximize energy efficiency and eliminate “up-lighting” or night time light pollution. • Installed exterior sensor irrigation to minimize water usage. • Implemented a joint landlord-customer Green Team that meets quarterly and executes educational events around sustainability. • Initiated Green Building Tours throughout the year for any customer to attend to learn about the sustainability features and back-of-house operations of the complex.
LEED SCORE CARD - PLATINUM Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations Regional Priority Total
19/26 10/14 27/35 5/10 9/15 6/6 4/4 80/110
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EightH Avenue Place As Canada’s first pre-certified LEED Platinum office tower of its class, Eighth Avenue Place reflects a whole-building approach to sustainability. The towers function with an eye towards excellence in cost efficiency and environmental responsibility. In 2015, EAP also achieved BOMA BEST certification on a platinum level.
Eighth Avenue Place in Calgary has implemented the following green initiatives throughout its construction: • Use of recycled and regional construction materials • Recycling of more than 80% of construction debris • Low-flow and water saving plumbing features achieve a water use reduction of nearly 50% • Over 90% of ENERGY STAR eligible equipment and appliances are ENERGY STAR rated • More than 36% of the building products contain recycled content [post-consumer plus 0.5 pre-consumer] and 73% of all new wood based products are FSC certified • High efficiency lighting systems with 90% of our occupants having the ability to adjust their lighting to suit their preference and requirements • Building occupants in a minimum of 90% of the regularly-occupied areas will have direct lines of site to perimeter glazing • Shaded windows to reduce cooling needs during warm months and heat loss through the windows during colder months. • Initiated a building-wide recycling program • Implemented a “green” cleaning program to reduce the exposure of building occupants and cleaning staff to harmful chemicals, biological and particle contaminants. With this program in place we are able to achieve improved air quality and a reduction in waste • Over 300 indoor and 100 outdoor bicycle storage spaces, and over 40 showers have been provided for tenant use • Installation of a 25,000 sq. ft. green roof for storm water absorption • 58 Low-Emission Vehicle Parking stalls provided on prime parking levels of the EAP parkade to encourage driving more environmentally-friendly vehicles The Landlord provides taps and valves to the Building condenser water riser system in the on-floor Building mechanical rooms for 24-hour supplemental cooling for uses such as small computer rooms and telecommunications rooms when required by the Tenant. Tenant connection to these taps must include the provision of a “T” and valve to allow for additional future connection to the condenser water riser system at the same location. All mechanical equipment and installation including modulating valves for Tenant’s 24-hour supplemental cooling system will be at the Tenant’s cost.
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Why is this important? • Lower Operating Costs – efficient use of energy, water and waste management lower the operating costs of the building. These savings trickle down and are passed on to the tenants. • Increased Tenant Comfort - the balance of interior wall placement, large efficient windows and full-spectrum lighting systems create more efficient and comfortable environments. • Increased Tenant Health and Safety Carpet, adhesives, and paint are made from low volatile organic compounds and heating, ventilating, and airconditioning systems are highly efficient, running 85%-90% clean air. • Doing Your Part – being associated with a building that cares in all aspects – from building to maintenance to sustainability – allows you, your company and clients, to feel good knowing you are contributing to lowering our carbon footprint • Reduced Environmental Impact – providing bike-to-work facilities and hybrid vehicle incentives to commuters. www.EighthAvenuePlace.com www.eighthavenueplace.com/ environmental-committment/
Toronto-Dominion Centre Toronto-Dominion Centre has long been committed to environmental stewardship. At more than 4.3 million square feet, TD Centre is now one of the largest LEED® Platinum certified properties in North America.
Achieving LEED® Platinum is a testament to architect Mies van der Rohe’s timeless design as well as TD Centre’s commitment to preserving this while offering uncompromising service, comfort and energy efficiency to the 21,000 people that call TD Centre home every day. TD Centre’s priority has always been to create high performance environments that support tenants in doing what they do best and our commitment to that value creation principle has never wavered. As sustainability evolves to include new aspects such as occupant health and wellness and employee engagement, TD Centre maintains its position among the leaders while always striving for continuous improvement in all areas of operations and service. Recognizing that green buildings benefit the environment, people and energy costs, revitalization investments help to ensure that TD Centre is doing its part to lessen its ecological footprint by focusing on creating a business community that is efficient and prosperous. TD Centre’s dedication to the highest LEED-EB® certification standards, implementing industry leading sustainability measures and capital investments, are just a few examples of our forward-thinking philosophy that supports a thriving business complex. Responsible business is smart business. This simple perspective is a central element of how Cadillac Fairview and TD Centre are Making Business Better.
LEED SCORE CARD - PLATINUM Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations Regional Priority Total
29/26 9/14 25/35 5/ 10 9/15 6/6 4/4 82/110
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AeroCentre-V AeroCentre-V, located just south of the Toronto International Airport in Mississauga, was designed to exceed today’s workplace needs in terms of employee satisfaction and efficiency, while at the same time making a unique architectural statement. Use of under-floor air distribution and provision of natural light sources with controlled shading enhance occupant comfort while providing opportunities for reduced energy consumption over typical office buildings. The key sustainable features of the building design include: • Use of energy efficiency measures resulting in a 57% reduction in energy costs versus the MNECB including: - Energy efficient curtain wall system, - Demand controlled [CO2] ventilation, - Efficient direct/indirect lighting design c/w daylight sensors - Variable speed drives on pumps and fans • Use of low-flow plumbing fixtures, • Use of construction materials with recycled and regional contents • Use of low emitting paints, coatings, carpet and composite wood The eight story office tower, part of the Airport Corporate Center, is located at 5550/5570 Explorer Drive in Mississauga owned by HOOPP Realty Inc. and is managed by Menkes Property Management Services Ltd. In 2014 the decision was made to pursue LEED for Existing Building Certification for AeroCentre V. Since policies to ensure sustainable operations have been in place for quite some time, the implementation focused on energy savings through operational improvements and tenant habits.
Performance highlights from the certification were as follows: • Sub-Meters were installed on the domestic hot water tanks on each floor as well as on the cold water supply to the steam boiler for humidification. • A sub-meter was installed on the electrical power supply for the chillers. Data is electronically collected and logged and regularly reviewed by the operations team to identify opportunities for savings. In addition, MMM Group reviewed the sequence of operations for the building automation system and made some adjustments and sensor calibration was done. Menkes recognizes the importance of reducing the environmental impact of their facilities and to take a leading role in environmental stewardship to ensure a green and sustainable future. Menkes is committed to maintaining an effective environmental management system and the ongoing protection of human health and the environment.
LEED SCORE CARD - GOLD Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations Reginal Priority Total
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ABBOTSFORD SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL The redesign for this 1952-built school includes construction of a new LEED Gold Certified replacement Secondary School, City/ School Library and Neighbourhood Learning Centre as a new community hub. Radiating from the school’s central cohesive gesture, a three-storey castin-place concrete, steel, glass and finely detailed wood rotunda provides the focal point, entry to the school and student gathering area.
LEED Gold features include: • Ground source geothermal heating and cooling system services the Secondary and adjacent Middle School • Stand-alone classroom within and around the geothermal/ mechanical plant • Parking area infiltration bio-swales • Demonstration green roofs & high albedo roof surfaces • Solar thermal panels on the hot water system • Daylighting, natural and stack effect ventilation techniques • High efficiency mechanical units
• Natural material selection including polished concrete floors, exposed wood and steelwork; low-VOC containing paint materials; recycled material content in floor coverings and furnishings • Low-flow volume water fixtures • Glulam timbers from old school refurbished as seating in rotunda area • Signage highlighting energy saving features and LEED design
Performance Court – 150 Elgin Morguard proudly presents 150 Elgin – Performance Court, a 23-storey, 360,000 sq. ft. LEED Gold, Class A Office building located at the crossroads of Ottawa’s business and cultural districts on the ceremonial procession across from City Hall and the National Arts Centre. An award winning design resulted in a stunning example of sustainable office development, completed in 2014, and is home to a diverse roster of tenants including the Canada Council for the Arts. Amenities such as a public art gallery and video wall, on site fine dining at Beckta in the refurbished heritage Grant House together with the public terrace complete with fireplaces, barbeques and extensive green roof all add to the building’s ambiance resulting in 100% occupancy! Performance Court outperforms its competition at a 40% reduced carbon footprint and 60% improved energy efficiency translated into significant savings in operating costs. This performance, combined with more than 30% of its materials locally sourced with feature wood finishes reclaimed from the Ottawa River and recycling of 95% of its rainwater captured in an on-site cistern puts 150 Elgin in the top tier of new office space in Ottawa. Performance Court achieved LEED Gold certification for new construction in 2015. Top photo: View of Performance Court, 150 Elgin Street Entrance. Bottom photo: View of Downtown Ottawa from the 7th Floor Terrace at Performance Court.
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2240 Argentia Road Comprising 45,778 rentable square feet, of which over 75% is leased, 2240 Argentia Road is a single storey, flex office building newly renovated in 2013. Situated in the popular community of Meadowvale, and conveniently located on Argentia Road, between Mississauga Road and Derry Road, the location offers easy access to public transit, major roadways and 400 series highways. The building’s design is ideal for planning today’s new, collaborative open concept space—including sizeable windows that allow natural light to flood through the suites. Several structural, electrical and mechanical upgrades significantly improve its overall operational performance.
Ample outdoor parking and dedicated recharging stations for electric cars are available. Proudly managed by Morguard, 2240 Argentia Road’s design and LEED GOLD certification demonstrate Morguard’s commitment to the environmental performance of the buildings under its management. MORGUARD.COM
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Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations Regional Priority Total
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Guildford Town Centre Expansion In 2015, the Guildford Town Centre Renovation achieved Core & Shell Gold Certification. The 325,000 ft2 project is one of the largest retail expansions to receive LEED certification in Canada, and demonstrates Ivanhoé Cambridge’s commitment to sustainable retail development and operations. LEED®
“The LEED® Gold certification for Guildford Town Centre’s new expanded area is an important milestone in positioning the shopping centre at the cutting edge of design and retail trends in order to offer a unique shopping environment”, said Peggy Howard, General Manager. The Guildford project team undertook a number of initiatives to meet the LEED® requirements. An extensive green wall was installed inside and outside the mall, and a there was significant focus on providing daylight into the mall common areas. Other green initiatives included: • Bicycle storage and changing rooms for tenants to encourage active, zero-emission transportation; • Low-flow water fixtures in all restrooms, and a state of the art irrigation system to reduce water use; • Energy efficient lighting and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems which reduce operating costs; • Building materials with recycled content and low to no volatile organic compound [VOC]; and • A sustainable design guideline to encourage and support green design and construction by our tenants.
3260 FESSERTON Canada’s first all-in-one LEED Platinum, Energy Star, Solar-Ready, Net-Zero ready, Passive House. Designed for aging-in-place.
ID: 8 - LL: 4 - SS:12 - WE: 6 - EA: 32 - MR: 9 - EQ: 18 - AE: 2
Pied-de-Vent Ecodevelopment Maggio Construction is proud to be one of the foremost green builders in the Outaouais region. This project includes 5 houses ranking LEED bronze to gold. Modern, high efficiency homes are versatile and can be built in many styles. Here, we managed to preserve a country look, thus demonstrating that high efficiency homes can offer a traditional feeling.
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Ravine Centre Two Ravine Centre Two, a three-storey, 48,000 sq.ft. office building in Clayton Park West, a suburb of Halifax, has earned a LEED GOLD C&S designation by the CaGBC. The LEED Gold Core & Shell [C&S] designation stems mostly from strict sustainable measures including, environmental and energy efficient elements such as; alternative transportation, stormwater management and water use efficiency, optimizing energy consumption and performance, construction waste management, use of recycled content and regional materials, thermal comfort and daylight views, and many more redeeming factors.
The salient points are: 41% water use reduction using low-flow fixtures, 47% energy cost reduction over the MNECB reference building, 91% construction waste management diversion rate to landfills, 24% materials recycled content, 59% materials sourced regionally, and 81% use of FSCcertified wood products. The team was led by Sun Life Investment Management Eastern Region, and included Novacorp as local Project Manager and owner’s representative, Bird Construction Group as General Contractor and Design Builder, Harvey Architecture, and Solterre Design as LEED consultants.
Caisse Desjardins de Terrebonne The Head Office of Caisse Desjardins de Terrebonne, located at 801 boulevard des Seigneurs in downtown Terrebonne, has a surface area of 3,250 m2 [35,000 sq. ft.] and is spread over four floors, three of which are above ground level. It was designed and constructed according to LEED Canada Gold level certification standards, and it stands out by its many energy-efficient measures as well as by its innovation in design. The ecological planning of the new premises promotes carpooling and allows a greater accessibility to public transportation services including the Montreal east island commuter train. Also available are bike parking facilities and an electric vehicle charging station. The project encouraged the use of local materials as well as recycled materials in constructing the building. Moreover, the building is equipped with low-energy systems and appliances, thus ensuring sound energy management, the reduction of drinking water consumption and the re-use of rainwater for irrigation. A sustainable building constructed with future generations in mind! In 2012 Caisse Desjardins de Terrebonne greatly contributed in propelling the city’s ideology to the forefront, namely, to revitalize the heart of economic activities in Terrebonne. It has been able to influence, even inspire the revival of the greater business community. “Already, several neighbouring institutions and businesses, such as the polyclinic and the parc Saint-Sacrement, have integrated this revival and follow the lead in this constant evolution.” mentioned Mr André Shatskoff, General Manager of Caisse Desjardins de Terrebonne.
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Shoal Lookout Residence
Architect Teryl Mullock Architect Ltd Builder Summerhill Fine Homes Interiors Emitini Interior Design Landscape PMG Landscape Architects and Bioscape
The Shoal Lookout Residence is situated on a dramatic rocky perch with 190 degree angle wrap around views of Howe Sound and the Strait of Georgia. The natural rock has a strikingly angular geometry with sloping flat planes that create a dynamic tension, inviting a bold response. To the east the house turns and leans out towards views and to optimize a severely restricted building site. The upper floor is loft like, open to views on 3 sides. The home is designed to allow the owners to age in place while enjoying the full use of both floors of their home. A glass enclosed hydraulic lift links the lower and upper floors. There is a level access from the entrance, extra wide sliding doors allow the space to flow when opened, and showers are all designed without any barriers at the floor. The home is constructed to high sustainability standards under the LEED for Homes program, and has been awarded LEED Gold. Prior to construction a one-storey home was moved from this site to another location, and completely reused. Rainwater is gathered into a rain garden feature near the entrance, and the overflow is stored in a recycled septic tank for irrigation.
Energy saving features include continuous insulation at the exterior of the walls, enhanced insulation levels, air tight construction, solar hot water heating, hydronic radiant in-floor heat pump heating, a heat recovery ventilation system and high performance fibreglass windows. The house was prepared with infrastructure to receive future photovoltaic cells and a wind turbine power generator. The landscaping takes advantage of the natural rock features and vegetation, adding pathways and an intimate outdoor patio area, edged by drought tolerant plantings. A wood slat screen on the west side provides privacy for an outdoor shower and the lower level spa.
LEED SCORE CARD - GOLD Innovation in Design Process Location & Linkages Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Awarness & Education Total
5.5/11 7/10 13.5/22 3/15 25/38 7.5/ 16 15/21 2/3 78.5/136
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KASIAN Vancouver Office The Kasian Vancouver office was a result of the Kasian@Work process initiative that defines and supports Kasian’s culture, work practices and business goals. The design was driven by sustainability, transparency, mobility, flexibility, visibility, creativity and innovation. It reflects Kasian’s core values and optimizes collaboration and execution of projects. The two-floor, 21,000 sq. ft. open concept workplace incorporates formal and informal meeting spaces, breakout areas, and team work spaces. It achieved LEED-CI Gold certification. The following strategies were used to achieve the LEED-CI Gold rating: • Over 20% of materials contained recyclable content. • 60% of furnishings were manufactured ‘regionally’ within 800 km of the project site. • The need for acoustic tile ceilings was avoided through the use of carpeted flooring in workspace and meeting rooms. • A construction waste management plan was implemented, which resulted in a 65% diversion from landfills. • An efficient lighting plan was installed, with dimmable lighting ballasts, controlled by day-lighting and occupancy sensors • Universal access to natural light for all staff was provided, with hard-walled areas isolated at the building core. • Low-VOC [volatile organic compound] materials were used throughout • A recycling program was established. • Provided an in-house LEED training program. • Incorporated a green housekeeping plan.
Canada Post Processing Plant The new Mail Processing Plant for Canada Post Corporation was delivered through a Design-Build procurement method. The facility consists of a mail processing plant of 760,000 square feet of which approximately 110,000 square feet is dedicated to support and administration, and the remainder of which houses the mail sorting equipment. Working under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design [LEED] Version 3  New Construction standards, the Processing Plan achieved a LEED Silver rating. Meeting this rating with an industrial type facility is a difficult task, which was further complicated by client-mandated points that could not be counted towards the rating. Unable to change the process load [approximately 48% total energy], the team therefore focused on maximizing the efficiency of key building characteristics including building envelope, lighting, electrical power, and HVAC systems to improve energy efficiency. The energy model developed for the project showed a 27% energy cost reduction, equivalent to a 45.5% reduction in energy consumption when compared to the Model National Energy Code for Buildings [MNECB] baseline case which excludes process loads. Building systems and components in the facility also received a thorough review for durability and ease of maintenance. A Durability Consultant was an integral part of the design and construction team and reviewed assemblies and details and provided input during the design and construction phases Wof the project.
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PINE BUNGALOWS Helping green Jasper National Park Michal Wasuita is the owner and operator of Pine Bungalows, a seasonal accommodation in Jasper National Park which is celebrating 80 years of operation in 2016. Following on Michal’s completion of 8 cabin replications in 2012, he replicated 12 Heritage Cabins in 2014. These were deluxe, two bedroom cabins with kitchens which have met with high praise from our long-time customers.
Again, EcoAMMO Sustainable Consulting Inc. in Edmonton advised Michal throughout the certification process. Currently Michal is rebuilding another 13 cabins ready for occupancy in May again with LEED certification as the goal. Michal believes a change in attitude is what it takes to make a difference. If we all do a little bit the world will be a better place. 2009 ALTO Award Winner for Sustainable Tourism www.pinebungalows.com ©Explore Jasper
Vaughan Mills Sport Neighbourhood Expansion In 2015, the Vaughan Mills – Sport Neighbourhood Expansion achieved LEED® Core & Shell Certification. The 300,000 ft2 project is one of the largest retail expansions to receive LEED certification in Canada, and demonstrates Ivanhoé Cambridge’s commitment to sustainable retail development and operations.
“We are very proud of the continued efforts displayed by the Vaughan Mills team throughout the renovation project. LEED® certification for Vaughan Mills is a step further in Ivanhoé Cambridge’s environmental stewardship initiatives,” said Stephen Gascoine, General Manager, Vaughan Mills shopping centre. The Vaughan Mills project team undertook a number of initiatives to meet the LEED® requirements. The new two-storey high event court was designed to maximize daylight with large clerestory windows and most of structural components from the existing portions of the mall were reused to reduce costs and the environmental impact of producing and shipping new materials. Other green initiatives included: • Electric vehicle charging stations to support low-emission commuting; • High-efficiency water fixtures and fittings to reduce water use; • Energy efficient LED lighting and advanced lighting controls; • Support for local renewable energy power producers; • Re-used and locally sourced building materials with high recycled content; • Drought-tolerant landscaping, which eliminated the need for permanent irrigation.
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In 2015, Montoni celebrated its 25th LEED certified project. For a total of more than 2 100 000 square feet. Throughout the years, Montoni has helped: • Save 17 million KWh of energy annually • Save 10 million liters of drinking water annually • Save 2000 tons of construction waste material • Reach 24 % of recycled content • Reach 45 % of local content
Montoni is proud that in 2015 Four  of our projects were certified under LEED® NC or CI.
Montoni – Green building at its best
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