Highlighting LEED®-certified buildings in 2017 MEETING CANADA’S GHG EMISSION REDUCTION TARGETS, ONE BUILDING AT A TIME Welcome to the eighth edition of the LEED in Canada: Buildings in Review supplement, produced in partnership with SABMag. In this supplement, you will read about some of the most innovative and efficient buildings in Canada. LEED certification provides a critical third-party seal of approval in the marketplace, and ensures that a building has gone through a rigorous process to verify their environmental performance targets. Over the past 15 years, 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 outside of the U.S., with over 3,400 LEED certified projects, and well over 7,200 registered projects across the country. Last year was a big year for Canadian green buildings, with the launch of Canada’s first Zero Carbon Building Standard, growing recognition and support from governments across Canada, and a slew of new LEED v4 certifications and registrations. We also continue to expand our educational offerings and technical training via webinars and in-classroom sessions, as well as bringing you the latest ideas, information and innovation at Building Lasting Change, this year including the international WorldGBC Congress, taking place at Beanfield Centre in Toronto from June 5 to 7 – we hope to see you there. 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 of the 2017 LEED certified projects. - Canada Green Building Council
PLATINUM ÌÌ Eau Claire Tower, Calgary, AB, Oxford Properties Group ÌÌ ETS Residences etudiantes phase IV, Montreal, QC, École de technologie supérieure ÌÌ Family and Children's Services of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Office Building, Kingston, ON, Frontenac Children's Aid Society ÌÌ Fort St. John Passive House, Fort St. John, BC, City of Fort St John ÌÌ Karen’s Place on Clementine, Ottawa, ON, Salus Corp. ÌÌ l'Artisan, Montréal, QC, Gestion KnighstBridge ÌÌ Maison des sources | Spring House, Abercorn, QC, Owners ÌÌ Maison Place Burke, Rouyn-Noranda, Les constructions trait-carré inc.
ÌÌ 111 Richmond Street West, Toronto, ON, Oxford Properties Group ÌÌ 181 Chemin Lanthier, Lac Supérieur, QC, Les Maisons Roco ÌÌ 1823 & 1825 William Street S.E., Calgary, AB, Lighthouse Studios ÌÌ 9010 Francois-Xavier-Desèves, Mirabel, QC, Habitations ConceptDUB ÌÌ AMS Student Nest UBC, Vancouver, BC, AMS of UBC Vancouver ÌÌ Bay Adelaide Centre - East Tower, Toronto, ON, Brookfield Properties ÌÌ Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre, Whitechurch-Stouffville, ON, Regional Municipality of York
ÌÌ Maison Roman et Ellen Szumski, Labelle, QC, ÉNERGÉCO Construction inc. ÌÌ Maison Sophie Arcand - Hugo Raymond, Sherbrooke, QC, Belvedair Construction ÌÌ MANIKAKO - Résidence Privée, WentworthNord, QC, Construction Larix ÌÌ Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office, Vancouver, BC, Mountain Equipment Co-op ÌÌ One York, Toronto, ON, One York Street Inc. ÌÌ Quarry, Montreal, QC, Gestion KnighstBridge ÌÌ Ralph Klein Park - Environmental Education Centre, Calgary, AB, The City of Calgary ÌÌ Résidence Hamelin Laprade, Sorel-Tracy, QC, Construction HMB ÌÌ Résidence Sandra Gorman et Stéphan Drolet, Sutton, QC, ÉNERGÉCO Concept Inc.
ÌÌ River Park Condominiums, Markham, ON, Times Group Corporation ÌÌ Silenzio, Montreal, QC, Gestion KnighstBridge ÌÌ Sparrow Hill, Victoria, BC, Horizon Contacting / Horizon Pacific Contractors and Sunrooms Inc. ÌÌ Square du Nordet Bloc E - J, St-Laurent, QC, Sotramont ÌÌ The priMED Mosaic Centre, Edmonton, AB, Mosaic Centre Ltd. ÌÌ Vancouver Convention Centre West, Vancouver, BC, BC Pavilion Corporation ÌÌ Victoria, St-Denis de Brompton, St-Denis de Brompton, QC, UrbanEco
ÌÌ Centre for Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities, Victoria, BC, University of Victoria ÌÌ Centre for Trades Education and Innovation, Victoria, BC, Camosun College ÌÌ Centrepoint Podium, Winnipeg, MB, AX Longboat LP ÌÌ Centrium Place, Calgary, AB, Triovest Realty Advisors Inc. ÌÌ City Centre 1, Surrey, BC, Lark Group ÌÌ City of Calgary Emergency Operations Centre, Calgary, AB, The City of Calgary ÌÌ Complexe Jules Dallaire, Quebec City, QC, Cominar inc. ÌÌ Complexe sportif, Saint-Laurent, QC, Ville de Montréal - arr. de Saint-Laurent ÌÌ Copropriétés du 2126-2128 Gouin est, Montreal, QC, Les Constructions du Patrimoine J.S. Inc. ÌÌ Coulter Berry Building, Fort Langley, Statewood Properties Ltd c/o Cassian Contracting Ltd. ÌÌ David Braley Health Science Centre, Hamilton, ON, McMaster University ÌÌ DJD Dance Centre, Calgary, AB, Decidedly Jazz Society ÌÌ Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering, Edmonton, AB, University of Alberta ÌÌ Écocentre Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC, Service Environnement - Ville de Montréal ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales, Gore, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales - La Miramont, St-Hippolyte, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales - Morin-Heights, Morin-Heights, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc.
ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales - Timber Block Lac Lynch, L'Ascension, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ Ecole Bonaventure Gymnasium Addition, Selkirk, ON, Lord Selkirk School Division ÌÌ Empire at QE Park, Vancouver, BC, Intergulf Development (QE 2) Corp. ÌÌ Evolo 2, Montreal, QC, Evolo 2 Condominiums Inc. ÌÌ Fairview Lodge Long-Term Care Home, Whitby, ON, Regional Municipality of Durham ÌÌ FH Collins Secondary School, Whitehorse, YU, Yukon Government ÌÌ First Meadowvale Centre Phase 3, Mississauga, ON, First Gulf Corporation ÌÌ Gibsons Elementary School, Gibsons, BC, Board of Education of School District No. 46 (Sunshine Coast) ÌÌ Halton McMaster Family Health Centre Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital, Burlington, ON, Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital ÌÌ HOOPP Gateway, Mississauga, ON, Belrock Design Build ÌÌ Hôtel Chez Henri, Gatineau, QC, 6250424 Canada Inc. ÌÌ Humber River Hospital, Toronto, ON, Plenary Group ÌÌ ICBC Abbotsford Driver Licensing Office, Abbotsford, BC, ICBC ÌÌ ICBC Willowbrook Driver Licensing Centre, Langley, BC, Insurance Corporation of British Columbia ÌÌ Interior Heart and Surgical Centre, Kelowna, BC, Interior Health Authority ÌÌ International Terminal Building, Calgary, AB, City Airport Authority
ÌÌ 100 New Park Place, Vaughan, ON,
Smart Centres ÌÌ 11th Avenue Place, Calgary, AB, Morguard Investments ÌÌ 121 Bloor Street East, Toronto, ON, Colliers International ÌÌ 175 Bloor Street East, Toronto, QC, CREIT ÌÌ 20 King Street West, Royal Bank Building, Toronto, ON, Nuyork Investments Ltd & NASJJEC Investments Ltd. C/O RW Commercial ÌÌ 220 Wall Street, Saskatoon, SK, Round Table Management ÌÌ 275 Slater Street-Recertification, Ottawa, ON, LaSalle Investment Management ÌÌ 351 Water, St. John's, NL, East Port Properties Ltd. ÌÌ 589 Fairway Road, Building C, Kitchener, First Capital Asset Management ÌÌ 5995 Avebury Road, Mississauga, ON, Crown Property Management Inc. ÌÌ 610 Chartwell Road, Oakville, ON, First Gulf Corporation ÌÌ 70 York Street, Toronto, ON, Canderel (acting on behalf of Anbang) ÌÌ 707 Fifth - Manulife Place, Calgary, AB, Manulife Real Estate ÌÌ 725 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd. ÌÌ 745 Thurlow Street, Vancouver, BC, QuadReal Property Group ÌÌ 77 A-B, 81 A-B, 85 A-B, avenue des Jardins, Orford, QC, Les Constructions le Montagnac inc. ÌÌ AAFC Regina Regional Office, Regina, SK, Public Works and Government Services Canada ÌÌ Alexander Street Community, Vancouver, BC, Portland Hotel Community Services Society
ÌÌ Algonquin College - Pembroke Building, Pembroke, ON, Algonquin College ÌÌ Anvil Centre and Office Building, New Westminster, BC, City of New Westminster ÌÌ ARIA, Vancouver, BC, Qualex Landmark ÌÌ Axworthy Health and RecPlex, Winnipeg, MB, University of Winnipeg ÌÌ Bâtiment des unités spécialisées et Centre de recherche, Montreal, QC, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Ste-Justine ÌÌ BDC Edmonton Office, Edmonton, AB, Business Development Bank of Canada ÌÌ Belmont Secondary, Victoria, BC, School District 62 (Sooke) ÌÌ Bloc F, Bloc I, Saint-Laurent, QC, Condominiums Montclair inc. ÌÌ BlueSky Chinatown, Vancouver, BC, Bosa Blue Sky Properties (Main) Inc. ÌÌ Brampton Fire Station 212, Brampton, ON, City of Brampton ÌÌ Bureau TST, Suite 201, Sainte Thérèse, QC, Systèmes Énergie TST inc. ÌÌ Calgary Public Building Levels 3 - 6, Calgary, AB, The City of Calgary ÌÌ Carrefour Belvédère - bât. A, Sherbrooke, QC, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Caserne de pompier no 75, Montreal, QC, City of Montreal ÌÌ CBRE Vancouver Head Office, Vancouver, BC, CBRE Vancouver ÌÌ Cedar Springs PARC, North Vancouver, BC, Pacific Arbour Retirement Communities ÌÌ Centennial College Athletic and Wellness Centre, Scarborough, ON, Centennial College Student Association ÌÌ Centre Communautaire Nathalie Croteau, Brossard, QC, Ville de Brossard
GOLD ÌÌ Island West Coast Developments (IWCD), Nanaimo, BC, Broad Commercial Management Inc. ÌÌ Jubilee House, Vancouver, BC, Brenhill Developments Ltd. ÌÌ Jumelé Vert Cube 1585/1595, Trois-Rivières, QC, A+ Construction ÌÌ Kelly Ramsey Building, Edmonton, AB, Pangman Development Corporation ÌÌ Kenaidan Corporate Office, Mississauga, ON, Kenaidan Contracting Ltd. ÌÌ King George Hub Phase A, Surrey, BC, PCI Developments Corp. ÌÌ Langara College Science & Technology Building, Vancouver, BC, Langara College ÌÌ Lansdowne Building I, Ottawa, ON, Minto Properties Inc. ÌÌ LECENT 12 - Bâtiment 2, Longueuil, QC, Développements Montarville Inc. ÌÌ LeMarchant Place, Halifax, NS, Dalhousie University ÌÌ Les Villas du Mistral : 28-32/ 33 à 42, Saint-Laurent, QC, Sotramont Bois Franc Inc. ÌÌ Louise Station Fire Hall #6, Calgary, AB, The City of Calgary ÌÌ Maison de Ginette Brunelle et Michel Taillon, St. Jean-de-Matha, QC, ÉNERGÉCO Construction inc. ÌÌ Maison Westcroft, Beaconsfield, QC, Construction Verticale ÌÌ Maisons Éléments 01, Eastman, ON, Maisons Éléments ÌÌ Marine Gateway, Vancouver, BC, PCI Group Inc. ÌÌ McKenzie Towne School, Calgary, AB, Calgary Board of Education ÌÌ Midtown Court, Victoria, BC, Andrew Sheret ÌÌ Mill Woods Library and Senior Centre, Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Public Library ÌÌ Milton Distribution Centre DC 7/ DC6, Milton, ON, ÌÌ Minto Eighty8, Toronto, ON, Minto Communities
ÌÌ MNP 7th Floor – Oxford Playground, Vancouver, BC, Oxford Properties Group ÌÌ Mosaic Tower at Hill Centre III, Regina, SK, Harvard Developments Inc. ÌÌ Music Building, London, ON, Western University ÌÌ Nelson Mandela High School, Calgary, AB, Calgary Board of Education ÌÌ Nelson Mandela High School, Calgary, AB, Calgary Board of Education ÌÌ Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT), Edmonton, AB, Northern Alberta Inst. of Technology ÌÌ Centre for Applied Technologies, Edmonton, AB, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology ÌÌ Nosoterre, Canton Tremblay, QC, Owner: Michèle Paquette ÌÌ NOW Canada Building, Kelowna, BC, BC Housing ÌÌ Oak Bay High School, Victoria, BC, School District 61 ÌÌ Oxford Properties Management Office, Ottawa, ON, Oxford Properties Group ÌÌ Palliser South, Calgary, AB, Aspen Property Management Ltd. ÌÌ Pan/Parapan American Games Athletes' Village/Canary District, Toronto, ON, Dundee Kilmer Developments L.P. ÌÌ Parkside Towers at World on Yonge, Markham, ON, Liberty Development Corporation ÌÌ Paterson GlobalFoods Institute and Student Residence, Winnipeg, MB, Red River College ÌÌ Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness, Brampton, ON, William Osler Health System ÌÌ Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning, Toronto, ON, SickKids Hospital ÌÌ Projet Gauthier, Montreal, QC, Gestion KnighstBridge ÌÌ Projet W, Wakefield, QC, Owner: Charles-Antoine Gosselin
ÌÌ Qayqayt Elementary School, New Westminster, BC, School District No.40 ÌÌ QRC West, Toronto, ON, Allied Properties REIT ÌÌ Rangewinds Office Building, Calgary, AB, Remington Development Corporation ÌÌ Résidence Modèle Loft #02, Trois-Rivières, QC, Les Dessins Conspectek inc ÌÌ Ross School, Moose Jaw, SK, Suer & Pollon Mechanical ÌÌ Royal Bay Secondary, Colwood, BC, School District No. 62 ÌÌ RSA Building, Dartmouth, NS, Venture Run Limited Partnership ÌÌ Salt, Salt, BC, Concert Properties Ltd. ÌÌ SAQ Marché Jean-Talon, Montreal, QC, Société des alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ St-Charles Kirkland, Kirkland, QC, First Capital Realty ÌÌ Sechelt Water Resource Centre, Sechelt, BC, Colliers Project Leaders ÌÌ Shrum Science Complex - Chemistry Wing, Burnaby, BC, Simon Fraser University ÌÌ SNC-Lavalin Vancouver Office, Vancouver, BC, SNC Lavalin Inc. ÌÌ Spectrum Square Office Tower 1, Mississauga, ON, 20 Vic Management ÌÌ SSQ Tour, Longueuil, QC, SSQ, Société Immobilière inc. ÌÌ Stade de soccer de Montréal, Montreal, QC, City of Montreal ÌÌ Stantec Winnipeg Office, Winnipeg, MB, Stantec Consulting ÌÌ Steinbach Regional Secondary School Addition, Steinbach, MB, Hanover School Division ÌÌ Teknion Collaboration Hub, Toronto, ON, Teknion Limited ÌÌ The Ability Hub, Calgary, AB, The Sinneave Family Foundation ÌÌ The Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence, Toronto, ON, York University
ÌÌ The House, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Toronto, ON, Toronto's Ronald McDonald House ÌÌ The Upper Village Condominiums, Markham, ON, Greenpark Group of Companies ÌÌ Transit Technology Building, Calgary, AB, Transportation Infrastructure/The City of Calgary ÌÌ UBC/Engineering Student Centre, Vancouver, BC, UBC Properties Trust ÌÌ UBC District Energy Centre, Vancouver, AB, University of British Columbia - Project Services ÌÌ UBC Ponderosa East & West, Vancouver, BC, UBC Properties Trust ÌÌ University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, Vancouver, BC, UBC Properties Trust ÌÌ University of Calgary/Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, Calgary, AB, University of Calgary ÌÌ University of Fraser Valley Student Centre, Abbotsford, BC, University of the Fraser Valley ÌÌ Uplands Walk Supportive Housing, Nanaimo, BC, Pacifica Housing ÌÌ UTM Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex, Mississauga, ON, University of Toronto ÌÌ VPD Property and Forensic Storage Facility, Vancouver, BC, City of Vancouver ÌÌ Westerleigh PARC, West Vancouver, Pacific Arbour Four Residences Ltd. ÌÌ Women's College Hospital, Toronto, ON, Women's College Hospital ÌÌ World Condos on Yonge, Toronto, ON, Liberty Development Corporation ÌÌ World on Yonge, Toronto, ON, Liberty Development Corporation ÌÌ Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School, Yarmouth, NS, Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
ÌÌ 60 Standish Court, Mississauga, ON, Orlando Corporation ÌÌ 69, 93 A-B avenue des Jardins, Orford, QC, Les Constructions le Montagnac inc. ÌÌ ABB Campus Montréal, Saint-Laurent, QC, Broccolini Construction Inc. ÌÌ Aéroport Montréal-Trudeau/Agrandissement Jetée Internationale, Dorval, QC, Aéroports de Montréal
ÌÌ Agrandissement de l'école Taché, Winnipeg, MB, Division Scolaire Franco-manitobaine ÌÌ Agropur Coopérative Laitière-Siège Social, Longueuil, QC, Agropur ÌÌ Airdrie Francophone K-12 School, Airdrie, AB, Alberta Infrastructure ÌÌ Ajax Operations Centre, Ajax, ON, The Corp. of the Town of Ajax, Operations and Environmental Services
ÌÌ Alto Rentals, Toronto, ON, Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada ÌÌ American Express/Atria III Office, Toronto, ON, American Express ÌÌ Anderson Gardens, Nelson, BC, Canadian Mental Health Association - Kootenays ÌÌ Aréna Ahuntsic, Montreal, QC, City of Montreal ÌÌ Bibliothèque Paul-Mercier, Blainville, QC, City of Blainville
SILVER ÌÌ 1020 Bouvier, Quebec, QC, Groupe Dallaire ÌÌ 1Toronto Street, Toronto, ON, GWL Realty Advisors Inc., ÌÌ 3495 Steeles Ave. East. Goreway W Business Park, Brampton, ON, GWL Realty Advisors Inc. ÌÌ 4980 Tahoe Boulevard, Mississauga, ON, Metrus Construction Limited ÌÌ 5133 Springs Boulevard, Delta, BC, Talisman Homes
SILVER ÌÌ BMO Merivale, Ottawa, ON, First Capital Realty ÌÌ Buhler Centre, Winnipeg, MB, University of Winnipeg ÌÌ Bureau de CBRE Limitée, Montreal, QC, CBRE limité ÌÌ Bureaux de Revenu Québec, Quebec City, QC, Société québécoise des infrastructures ÌÌ Caisse Desjardins de Lévis, Lévis, QC, Projets immobiliers Mouvement Desjardins ÌÌ Calgary Municipal Building 8th Floor, Calgary, AB, The City of Calgary ÌÌ Calmar Elementary School, Calmar, AB, Black Gold Regional Schools No. 18 ÌÌ Cama Woodlands LTC Facility, Burlington, ON, The Central Canadian District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance in Canada ÌÌ Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Winnipeg, MB, Canadian Museum for Human Rights ÌÌ Canmore Multiplex - Elevation Place, Canmore, AB, Town of Canmore ÌÌ Carrefour Charlemagne/Bâtiment B/ Barbie's, Charlemagne, QC, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Carstairs K-4 School and Library, Carstairs, AB, Chinook's Edge School Division No. 73 ÌÌ Central Alberta Cancer Centre, Red Deer, AB, Alberta Health Services ÌÌ Centre culturel de Notre Dame de Grâce, Montreal, QC, City of Montreal, SGPI ÌÌ Charles P. Allen High School, Bedford, NS, Dep. of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal ÌÌ Chartwell Parkhill Long Term Care Residence, Parkhill, ON, Chartwell Retirement Residences ÌÌ Chateau Gardens Aylmer, Aylmer, QC, Chartwell Retirement Residences ÌÌ City Centre Condominiums, Kitchener, ON, Andrin Homes ÌÌ Clarington Police Complex, Clarington, ON, Regional Municipality of Durham ÌÌ Coopers Crossing School, Airdrie, AB, Rocky View Schools ÌÌ CrossIron Mills Food Hall, Rocky View, AB, Ivanhoe Cambridge ÌÌ Curtiss All Ranks Dining Hall, Borden, SK, Department of National Defence ÌÌ Delaware Hall Residence, London, ON, Western University ÌÌ DIALOG Vancouver Studio, Vancouver, BC, DIALOG ÌÌ Dr. Margaret-Ann Armour School, Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Public School Board
ÌÌ Écohabitations boréales/Petit train du Nord, Val-Morin, QC, Écohabitations boréales inc. ÌÌ École Au Trésor-du-Boisé, Saint-Laurent, QC, Commission Scolaire Marguerite-Bourgeoys (CSMB) ÌÌ École Les Éclaireurs, Fredericton, NB, Dep. of Transportation Infrastructure; Education and Early Childhood Development ÌÌ Édifice du 351 St-Joseph, Gatineau, QC, Groupe Heafey ÌÌ Édifice/Centre de Recherche Industrielle, Quebec, QC, Centre de Recherche Industrielle du Québec ÌÌ Edmonton Police Service S/West Division Station, Edmonton, AB, City of Edmonton Capital Construction ÌÌ Entrepôt Trévi, Mirabel, QC, Immeubles Trévi Inc. ÌÌ Établissement de détention, Amos, QC, Société québécoise des infrastructures ÌÌ Établissement de détention, Sorel-Tracy, QC, Société Québécoise des Infrastructures ÌÌ Faculty of Medicine Expansion/Centre for Interdiciplinary Research in Human Genetics, St. John’s, NL, Memorial University of Newfoundland ÌÌ Faubourg Cousineau: 3587-3595 E-B, 35993611, 3631-3643 E-B, 3640-3652, 3647-3659 E-B, 3668-3680, 3684-3692, 3696-3708 Emile-Bouthillier, St-Hubert , QC, Habitations Lussier ÌÌ Faubourg Cousineau: 3881-3909, 4260, 3615-3627 E-B, 3651-3659, 4320 BernardHubert, St-Hubert, QC, Habitations Lussier ÌÌ Fiddick’s Nursing Home North-West Wing, Petrolia, ON, Fiddick’s Nursing Home Ltd. ÌÌ Gare fluviale, Lévis, QC, Société des Traversiers du Québec ÌÌ Georgina Thomson Building, Calgary, AB, City of Calgary/Corporate Properties and Buildings ÌÌ Golder Building, Calgary, AB, Epic Reality Partners ÌÌ Great Plains IV/Building 3, Calgary, AB, ONE Properties ÌÌ Griffiths Scott School, Millet, AB, Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools ÌÌ Heloise Lorimer School, Airdrie, AB, Rocky View Schools ÌÌ Henday Industrial Park Building 2, Edmonton, AB, WAM Development Group ÌÌ Highlands Branch Library, Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Public Library ÌÌ HMCS Carleton Naval Reserve Facility, Ottawa, ON, DND / Canadian Forces ÌÌ Ironside Drive Facility, Brampton, ON, ONTARI Holdings Ltd./Blackwood Partners Inc.
ÌÌ Jasper Library and Cultural Centre, Jasper, AB, Township of Jasper ÌÌ Kenneth D. Taylor School, Calgary, AB, Calgary Board of Education ÌÌ Krembil Discovery Centre/Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, University Health Network ÌÌ L’Atrium, Quebec, QC, Société Immobilière du Québec ÌÌ Labrador West Health Care Centre, Labrador City, NL, Labrador Grenfell Health ÌÌ Lansdowne Terrace Homes, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Lansdowne Townhomes, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Laval High School, Placentia, NL, NFLD Dept. of Transporation and Works ÌÌ LeBreton Flats Phase 3, Ottawa, ON, Claridge Homes ÌÌ Lewisporte Health Centre, Lewisporte, NL, Central Health ÌÌ Lucerne VMR/Bâtiment A, Ville Mont-Royal, QC, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Maison Bouchard-Girard, Laterrière, QC, Immofab ÌÌ Maisons Jumelées du Nouveau ST-Laurent, St-Laurent, QC, Maisons de ville Challenger Ouest Inc. ÌÌ Marine Atlantic/North Sydney Ferry Terminal, North Sydney, NS, Marine Atlantic ÌÌ Maude Clifford Public School, Grande Prairie, AB, Grande Prairie Public School District No. 2357 ÌÌ Medium to Heavy Lift Helicopter Support Facility, Petawawa, ON, Department of National Defence ÌÌ Merrittville EMS Base, Thorold, ON, The Regional Municipality of Niagara ÌÌ Metro Transit Dartmouth Bridge Terminal, Dartmouth, NS, Halifax Regional Municipality ÌÌ Milton Distribution Centre DC8/ Operations Centre, Milton, ON, Town of Milton ÌÌ Minto Avalon West Apartment Flats, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Minto Avalon West Terrace Homes, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Minto Recreation Complex/Barrhaven, Ottawa, ON, City of Ottawa ÌÌ Moose Jaw Multiplex, Moose Jaw, ON, City of Moose Jaw - Parks and Rec ÌÌ Mosaic Potash Regina Office, Regina, SK, The Mosaic Company ÌÌ MTS Data Centre, Winnipeg, MB, FAM-Onecap Data Centre LP ÌÌ Norma Rose Point School, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver School Board
ÌÌ North Centennial Recreation & Leisure Facility, Winnipeg, MB, City of Winnipeg ÌÌ Office on Yonge, Toronto, ON, Liberty Development Corporation ÌÌ Palais de justice, Montmagny, QC, Société Immobilière du Québec ÌÌ Pavillon Pierre Lassonde, Quebec, QC, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec ÌÌ Piscine intérieure du Centre Jean-ClaudeMalépart, Montreal, QC, Ville de Montreal ÌÌ Pleasantville Consolidation Facility St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, St. John’s, NL, Defense Construction Canada ÌÌ Prairie Dale School, Schanzenfeld, MB, Garden Valley School Division ÌÌ Prescott Learning Centre, Spruce Grove, AB, Parkland School Division No.70 ÌÌ Prince George RCMP Municipal Facility, Prince George, BC, City of Prince George ÌÌ Prologis Park Tapscott-DC 2/DC 3, Toronto, ON ÌÌ PUC Complex, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, PUC Distribution Inc. ÌÌ Quarry Crossing A & B, Calgary, AB, Remington Development ÌÌ Rainbow Creek Elementary School, Chestermere, AB, Rocky View School Division ÌÌ RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg Expansion, Winnipeg, AB, Winnipeg Convention Centre ÌÌ RCMP Prince Albert Detachment, Prince Albert, SK, RCMP ÌÌ Regional Education Alliance for Community Health Building, Thunder Bay, ON, Confederation College ÌÌ Résidence Dubé, Lac-Mégantic, QC, Construction R. Belanger Inc. ÌÌ Résidence Privée #30-34, Trois-Rivières, QC ÌÌ Residences at Argento, North York, ON, Deltera Inc. ÌÌ Rogers Place, Edmonton, AB, City of Edmonton ÌÌ Ronald McDonald House, Calgary, AB, Ronald McDonald House Southern Alberta Pediatric Hostel Society ÌÌ SAQ, Beauceville, QC, Société des Alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ Boulevard Taschereau, Brossard, QC, Société des Alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ Fleurimont, Sherbrooke, QC, Société des Alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ Fleury, Montreal, QC, First Capital Realty ÌÌ SAQ Trois-Rivières/180, 4675 Rue des Forges, Trois-Rivières, QC, Société des Alcools du Quebec ÌÌ Seton Professional Centre, Calgary, AB, Brookfield Residential
SILVER ÌÌ Sovereign, Burnaby, BC, Bosa Properties Inc. ÌÌ St. Brendan Catholic School, Edmonton, AB, Alberta Infrastructure ÌÌ St. John XXIII Elementary & Junior High School, Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Catholic Schools ÌÌ St. Joseph’s Care Group/Hogarth Riverview Manor, Thunder Bay, ON ÌÌ St. Teresa of Calcutta Elementary School, Lethbridge, AB, Holy Spirit Catholic Schools
ÌÌ Steele Ocean Sciences Building, Halifax, NS, Dalhousie Univeristy ÌÌ Stonegate Landing Buildings A & E, Calgary, AB, WAM Development Group ÌÌ Sudbury FFMC Building, Sudbury, ON, Infrastructure Ontario ÌÌ Swift Current Joint-Use School, Swift Current, SK, Chinook School Division ÌÌ The Brewery District: Buildings 1, 2, 4, 6 & 8, Edmonton, AB, First Capital Asset Management ULC
ÌÌ The Canadian Centre for Product Validation, London, ON, Fanshawe College ÌÌ The Origin, Markham, ON, The Remington Group Inc. ÌÌ University of Calgary/Aurora Hall, Crowsnest Hall, Calgary, AB, University of Calgary ÌÌ University of Manitoba Active Living Centre, Winnipeg, MB, University of Manitoba ÌÌ Uptown CRU 15, Victoria, BC, Morguard Investments Ltd.
ÌÌ Utilities Kingston Building, Kingston, ON, Utilities Kingston ÌÌ Virden Regional Multi-Purpose Recreational Facility, Virden, MB, Town of Virden ÌÌ West District Police Station, Winnipeg, MB, Winnipeg Police Services ÌÌ Westbury International Centre, Oakville, ON, Westbury International
ÌÌ City of Spruce Grove King Street Mall Office, Spruce Grove, AB, City of Spruce Grove ÌÌ East Lake Campus Phase 1, Burnaby, BC, Eastlake Adera Projects Ltd. ÌÌ École des Explorateurs, Ste-Catherine de la Jacques Cartier, QC, Commission scolaire de la Capitale ÌÌ Elizabeth Park Elementary, Paradise, NL, NFLD Dept. of Transporation and Works ÌÌ Environment Canada Building, Thunder Bay, ON, Bruno's Contracting ÌÌ Établissement de détention de Roberval, Roberval, QC, Société québécoise des infrastructures ÌÌ Établissement de détention de Sept-Îles, Sept-Îles, QC, Société québécoise des infrastructures ÌÌ Gateway Pacific Building B, Richmond, BC, Bentall Kennedy (Canada) Limited Partnership ÌÌ George Fitton School Gymnasium, Brandon, MB, Manitoba Education, Public Schools Finance Board ÌÌ Halifax Regional Fire Station #65, Upper Tantallon, NS, Halifax Regional Municipality ÌÌ Henday Industrial Park, Building 1 and 3, Edmonton, AB, WAM Development Group ÌÌ Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Vaudreuil, QC, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Vaudreuil-Dorion ÌÌ Holy Trinity Elementary, Torbay, NL, NFLD Dept. of Transporation and Works ÌÌ Karis Support Society Central Green Care Facility, Kelowna, BC, Karis Support Society ÌÌ L Tower, Toronto, ON, Ferncastle (Front Street) Inc. ÌÌ La Tour CIBC, Montreal, QC, Groupe Petra ÌÌ Leima Building, Ottawa, ON, Glenview Management Limited, as agent for the owner(s) of 410 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa
ÌÌ Leslie Street Sewage Pumping Station, Markham, ON, Regional Municipality of York ÌÌ McDonald's, Côte St-Luc, QC, First Capital Asset Management ULC ÌÌ Medicine Hat Events Centre, Medicine Hat, AB, City of Medicine Hat ÌÌ Minto Arcadia Singles and Townhomes, Stittsville, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Minto Chapman Mills, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Minto Chapman Mills - Townhomes, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Minto Enclave at Trails Edge - Single/ Towns, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Minto-Avalon West II Townhomes, Ottawa, ON, The Minto Group ÌÌ Mount Pearl Glacier Arena Addition, Mount Pearl, NL, City of Mount Pearl ÌÌ Musquodoboit Rural High School, Middle Musquodoboit, NS, Dept. Transportation & Infrastructure Renewal ÌÌ Nakoda Elementary School, Morley, AB, Stoney Tribal Administration ÌÌ Paradise Elementary, Paradise, NL, NFLD Dept. of Transporation and Works ÌÌ Pearlgate Recreation Multiplex, Mount Pearl, NL, City of Mount Pearl ÌÌ Queenston School Sheilah Sweatman Gymnasium, Winnipeg, MB, Winnipeg School Division ÌÌ Red Deer Civic Yards Vehicle Wash Bay Building E, Red Deer, AB, City of Red Deer ÌÌ Residences at RCMI, Toronto, ON, Tribute Communities Inc. ÌÌ Rideau Centre Expansion, Ottawa, ON, Cadillac Fairview ÌÌ SAQ Aylmer, Gatineau, QC, Société des Alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ Cap-Rouge, Cap-Rouge, QC, Société des alcools du Québec
ÌÌ SAQ Saint-Georges-de-Beauce, SaintGeorges, QC, Société des Alcools du Québec ÌÌ SAQ Ste-Marthe-sur-le-Lac, Ste-Marthesur-le-Lac, QC, Société des Alcools du Québec ÌÌ Shaw Campus Data Centre, Calgary, AB, Shaw Communications ÌÌ Skymark Complex, Mississauga, ON, EPIC Realty Partners Inc. ÌÌ Somerset Square, Ottawa, ON, Primecorp Commercial Realty Inc. ÌÌ South Station (Fire Hall # 5), Fort McMurray, ON, Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo ÌÌ St. Francis of Assisi School, Slave Lake, AB, Living Waters Catholic Regional Division No. 42 ÌÌ Tecnocosmesi, Laval, QC, Color Diffusion Investment Inc. ÌÌ The City of Calgary Fleet Maintenance Building, Calgary, AB, The City of Calgary ÌÌ Town Office and Government Building, Slave Lake, AB, Town of Slave Lake ÌÌ U Condominiums, Toronto, ON, Pemberton Group ÌÌ University of Saskatchewan Health Sciences, D Wing, Saskatoon, SK, University of Saskatchewan ÌÌ Usine Saint-Hyacinthe de Agro-Bio contrôle inc, Saint-Hyacinthe, QC, Agro-Bio Contrôle Inc. ÌÌ Visa-Beauté Santé Spa, Lac-Mégantic, QC, Visa Beauté Santé Spa ÌÌ W. Ross McDonald School - Senior Student Residence for the Blind and Deaf-Blind, Brantford, ON, Infrastructure Ontario ÌÌ Wood Street Centre - Level 3 Facility, Truro, NS, NS Dept. of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
CERTIFIED ÌÌ 130 John Savage - Multi-tenant Warehouse, Dartmouth, NS, East Port Properties ÌÌ 2020 - ASSANTE, Dorval, QC, Ciot Group ÌÌ 8460 Mount Pleasant Way, Milton, ON, Sun Life Investment Management ÌÌ Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute, Oujé Bougoumou, QC, Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute ÌÌ ACCESS Winnipeg West, Winnipeg, MB, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority ÌÌ AGI Commerce Valley Offices, Markham, ON, Acklands-Grainger Inc. ÌÌ Allendale Professional Centre, Edmonton, AB, Qualico Developments West Ltd. ÌÌ Ampersand Gallery Suites, Nepean, ON, Condominium Management Group ÌÌ Banque Royale du Canada, Lachenaie, QC, CBRE limité ÌÌ Bâtiment Multi-Locatif ADM-3, Dorval, QC, Broccolini Construction Inc. ÌÌ Bluefrog 134, Dartmouth, NS, East Port Properties ÌÌ Bureaux de ABB PMU, Quebec, QC, Groupe commercial AMT inc. ÌÌ Bureaux de CIMA+, Montréal, QC, CIMA+ ÌÌ Bureaux de EXP, Montréal, QC, Les services exp inc. ÌÌ Canada Post Airdrie Post Office, Airdrie, AB, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ Canada Post North Fraser Burnaby Depot, Burnaby, BC, Canada Post Corporation ÌÌ Carleton Infill, Ottawa, ON, Antilla Homes ÌÌ Centre Bell - Aréna des Canadiens inc., Montreal, QC, Canadiens de Montréal - Centre Bell ÌÌ Centre Corporatif Broccolini, Kirkland, QC, Broccolini Construction Inc. ÌÌ City of Red Deer Civic Yards – Civic / Transit Garage and Warehouse Building B and Administration Building A, Red Deer, AB, City of Red Deer
OTTAWA GOES PLATINUM WITH CONSTITUTION SQUARE’S LATEST LEED CERTIFICATION Downtown Ottawa’s first office complex to achieve LEED Platinum Existing Building certification With three towers comprising over 1M SQ FT of office and retail, Constitution Square achieved the 80 points accredited for Platinum – placing a keen eye toward energy efficiency, waste reduction, sustainable procurement and indoor air quality.
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 Executed an exterior lighting retrofit to maximize energy efficiency and 80% of the property’s energy usage is sub-metered Eliminated “up-lighting” or night time light pollution
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Water-efficient fixtures in the washrooms Water-efficient irrigation system resulting in a 62% reduction in potable water use Installed exterior sensor irrigation to minimize water usage
• Comprehensive recycling program including composting and e-waste • 60% of waste diverted away from landfills • • •
Achieved maximum commuting points indicating over 75% of building occupants take an alternative to single occupant vehicle to work Electric charging stations 200-space secure indoor bike parking
• Introduced a sustainable food policy within the complex including purchasing local and organic foods for meetings and events • Exclusive use of eco-friendly interior and exterior cleaning products • •
Implemented a joint landlord-customer Green Team that meets quarterly and executes educational events around sustainability (20+ tenants) 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 Existing Building - Platinum level (March 2015) • BOMA BEST - Gold level (July 2016) • Earth Award - (2016)
RIVER PARK AT UPTOWN MARKHAM
LEED SCORE CARD - PLATINUM
Markham-based real estate developer Times Group is pleased to announce River Park at Uptown Markham has achieved LEED® Platinum v2009 Certification.
River Park is a stunning ensemble of low and high rise condominium residences that have been constructed to the highest standards of sustainable design. To achieve LEED® Platinum Certification, River Park achieved 80 out of the total 110 LEED points. The project is designed to save more than 50% in energy costs and reduce both interior potable water consumption and potable wastewater conveyance by more than 50% when compared to the LEED baseline for energy and water respectively. The energy efficient design at River Park includes a 29% window-to-wall ratio, efficient double glazed windows with hard low-e coating, argon, and thermally-broken frames. Amenity and in-suite ventilation systems include heat recovery. Efficient lighting is provided throughout the building, and common areas (including corridors) are controlled by occupancy sensors. The building is also connected to the Markham District Energy Plant, further reducing both the project’s energy consumption and carbon footprint. To confirm operational building energy use and water consumption is in line with design parameters, a measurement and verification plan is in place, including a comprehensive metering system and post-occupancy energy and water consumption analysis. Enhanced Commissioning practices ensured all mechanical systems were installed and function according to the project’s design intent, and operations staff are trained adequately to operate the building.
Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations Regional Priority TOTAL
19/26 10/10 27/35 2/14 12/15 6/6 4/4 80/110
The landscape design at River Park achieved a 100% reduction in potable water for irrigation based on a drought tolerant design and an efficient irrigation system using captured rainwater. Residents at River Park also benefit from occupant comfort-related features. These include in-suite heat recovery ventilators that provide fresh air directly to each suite along with fan coils outfitted with efficient MERV 13 filters. Each unit has programmable thermostats and a humidistat to monitor space comfort. Building finishes such as paints and flooring are low-emitting and with no or very minimal VOC content. Times Group is an award-winning green builder and a premier name in the industry with over 30 years of business and a record of excellence across the real estate development spectrum of the Greater Toronto Area. Every Times project is distinguished by an integrated planning process, a meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to enduring value.
LEED SCORE CARD - PLATINUM Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources
22/28 10/10 31/37 7/13
Indoor Environmental Quality 9/12 Innovation in Design 6/6 Regional Priority TOTAL
One York is a 35-storey, sustainability driven, class AAA office tower occupying a full city block just minutes from Union Station. One York Street has raised the bar for commercial office properties in sustainability and workplace health. The project pushes the envelope of high-performance buildings into the future. Part of a larger two million sq.ft mixed used space, that includes two condo towers, a four storey retail podium, food hall and public space, this LEED platinum CS certified building has the highest score for a new commercial building in Toronto and the second highest in Canada with 89 points. “At Sun Life, we hold ourselves accountable for managing our operating footprint while engaging our employees in environmental stewardship. Minimizing our energy consumption, and using less paper and less electricity during peak hours are among the few ways that One York continues to help us keep sustainability top of mind,” says Melissa Kennedy, Executive Vice-President & Chief Legal, Officer, Sun Life Financial, the building’s anchor tenant. The building design and energy efficient systems translate to 46% energy consumption savings compared to a typical office building. High-efficiency technologies in the building include the Enwave district cooling system; a high-efficiency boiler plant, HVAC equipment, building automation controls, and occupancy/daylight sensors. Floor-to-ceiling glass allows for maximum natural light, under floor air distribution provides improved air quality, and rainwater is collected from all roof areas including adjacent condos, to reduce water consumption. This location promotes active transportation options like biking and walking to work: over 300 bike racks are located inside the building, with showering facilities and full onsite change rooms. The project’s design delivers a new benchmark for advanced human comfort and healthy office building design.
111 RICHMOND ST. W – LEED EB O+M: OXFORD PROPERTIES GROUP Oxford’s 111 Richmond Street West office building in Toronto is certified LEED® Platinum for Existing Buildings, recognizing the building’s environmentally progressive and efficient operations. The heritage building already boasts the LEED® Gold Core and Shell Certification, achieved in 2013 after completing a full redevelopment. The building is also part of the 2.4 million square foot RichmondAdelaide Centre, with two other buildings also certified LEED® EB and one slated to achieve the designation following its redevelopment. The building pursued LEED® Platinum for Existing Buildings because of the direct benefits it delivers to its customers and community at-large. To achieve the certification, the team implemented physical and operational improvements to increase occupant comfort and satisfaction while concentrating on projects that would continue to improve energy and water performance.
Some highlights of 111 Richmond’s project include: - An ENERGY STAR score of 93, which means 111 Richmond is in the top 93rd percentile of energy efficient buildings in Canada. - Installed efficient indoor plumbing fixtures and fittings resulting in 38% reduction in water use over the LEED baseline. - 12% improvement in waste diversion rate from 2016-2017. - 90% of 111 Richmond’s occupants commute via means other than single occupancy cars. - Implementation of Oxford’s industry leading occupant engagement program with quarterly landlord-tenant green team meetings, building-wide campaigns and enhanced dialogue around in-suite retrofit opportunities.
THE PATERSON GLOBALFOODS INSTITUTE The Paterson GlobalFoods Institute, formerly the Union Bank Tower, is located in Winnipeg’s historic Exchange District, within Red River College’s downtown, urban campus. Designated with Grade 1 heritage status, the existing steel frame high-rise heritage structure had been abandoned for 19 years prior to its transformation into a LEED® Gold Certified School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts with 104 student housing units. The overall project scope consisted of remediation and renovation to the existing heritage tower, former banking hall and annex, as well as construction of a three-storey addition. This adaptive re-use project within Winnipeg’s urban core exemplifies a sustainable approach with many of the typical strategies one would find in a LEED certified building including: a green roof; water use reduction; waste management during construction; the use of materials with low VOCs and recycled content; and a new mechanical system and renovated envelope which helped achieve 49% energy cost savings over MNECB.
Additionally, there were some unique sustainable strategies employed in the design of the addition, which houses the bulk of the mechanical and lab equipment. Here, the cooking laboratory energy from the Culinary Arts Program is recycled rather than simply being discarded: waste heat from the refrigeration systems is captured to heat domestic water as well as the pumps that heat and cool the student residence. PROJECT FACTS Owner: Red River College / Location: Winnipeg / Area: 95,600 Square Feet / Cost: $34 Million
UNIVERSITY OF THE FRASER VALLEY STUDENT UNION BUILDING The University of the Fraser Valley’s Student Union Building was officially certified LEED Gold in August, 2017. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) designation recognizes that the Student Union Building (SUB) was designed and built using strategies achieving high performance in key areas of human and environmental health. These areas include sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection, location, transportation, and indoor environmental quality.
LEED SCORE CARD - GOLD Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations TOTAL
7/14 4/5 7/17 6/14 11/15 4/5 39/70
Owner The University of the Fraser Valley & UFV Student Union Society Location Abbotsford, BC Area 46,700 square feet Cost $17.3 Million Status Opened September 8, 2015 Contractor Mierau Contractors Architects/Interior Design Chernoff Thompson Structural Engineering Read Jones Christoffersen (RJC) Mechanical & Electrical Engineering IMEC Engineering & Genivar Landscape Architect Durante Krueuk Landscape Architects Sustainable Project Management MHPM Project Managers Commissioning Procon Engineering Photos Darren McDonald
UFV occupies one third of the building’s footprint and provides student-focused services including Advising, the Career Centre, Student Life, and Aboriginal Access Services. SUS oversees the other two-thirds of the space with administrative responsibility over the facility’s operation. “SUS is excited and proud to have learned the SUB has achieved LEED Gold Status,” said Gurvir (Gee) Gill, SUS president. “Global warming and environmental issues are a priority concern for university students as the impact of today’s environmental decisions will have significant results on our collective future. Achieving LEED Gold Status is the legacy of the thousands of UFV students who helped fund the building and it is a testament to their commitment to improving the environment.” “UFV takes great pride in providing sustainable facilities that our community can enjoy and where students can be immersed in a clean and comfortable environment while learning, socializing, or attending events,” said Craig Toews, Vice President, External. “This is quite an achievement in terms of environmental stewardship.” The SUB is UFV’s third LEED-quality building, joining the Chilliwack campus at Canada Education Park (Gold) and Abbotsford’s Building C (Silver). The iconic $17.3 million, 46,700 square foot SUB represents the culmination of collaborative design and construction efforts between the Student Union Society (SUS) and the university.
According to the Canada Green Building Council, green buildings create a healthier indoor environment for occupants through better indoor air quality, less harmful products, and more natural daylight. They also reduce waste, conserve energy, decrease water consumption, and drive innovation. The council suggests all of this can positively affect bottom line and boost productivity.
CBRE This project received LEED® Silver certification and the design and construction aligns with the principles of the WELL Building Standard. We focused on indoor air quality and unmatched access to daylight and views. All employees have ergonomic sit-stand desks to encourage mobility and increase comfort. The HVAC design complies with ASHRAE 2013 standards. Greater fresh air intake improves air quality. Multiple thermostats allow for more occupant control, and 100% of our finishes are low VOC. All lighting is energy-efficient LED; this provides us with a 37% energy savings over typical lighting solutions. Different work styles and the need for ad-hoc collaboration required a variety of meeting spaces strategically placed throughout. Our technology investment focused on mobility, combined with digitizing 85% our files – enables employees to work effectively beyond their desks. This successful project was the perfect showcase of CBRE’s end-to-end integrated services. We leveraged our deep expertise in Advisory and Transaction Services, Workplace Strategy, Project Management and Business Transition Move Management to create a world class real estate solution.
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THE NEW JUBILEE HOUSE About the Jubilee House The original Jubilee House, an 87-unit social housing facility built in 1986, was owned by the City of Vancouver and operated by the 127 Society. The building was falling into disrepair, the structure was failing and maintenance costs were mounting putting a strain on the Society. In order to facilitate the relocation and creation of social housing in the downtown core, Brenhill exchanged its land across the street with the City of Vancouver and developed 162 brand new social housing units which created an additional 75 new units for the 127 Society. With an uncompromising focus on quality, Brenhill collaborated with BC Housing, the City of Vancouver, the 127 Society for Housing and Terra Housing to build a new social housing facility for seniors in the downtown core – the new Jubilee House. The direct involvement of all parties throughout each phase of the project ensured that the daily needs of residents were forefront in design. The entire ground floor is dedicated to amenities and offices featuring several multi-purpose rooms, a library, computer room, kitchen and low-cost food store. Enhanced lighting throughout the building accommodates those with failing eyesight and two roof-top patios with edible gardens encourage community among the residents. Upon completion in 2016, all existing residents were able to move right across the street to their newly completed, modern homes. The additional low-end-of-market units assist the non-profit 127 Society in operating and maintaining the new building creating a self-sustaining model to meet the growing housing needs of Vancouver’s low and middle-income population. The Jubilee House has raised the bar in seniors’ accommodation design and was awarded the 2016 Award for Excellence in Urban Development for Non-Market Housing at UDI’s bi-annual award ceremony.
LEED SCORE CARD - GOLD Sustainable Sites Water Efficiency Energy & Atmosphere Materials & Resources Indoor Environmental Quality Innovation in Operations Regional Priority TOTAL
24/26 6/10 14/35 5/14 8/15 4/6 3/4 64/110
About 127 Society The 127 Society for Housing provides safe, affordable homes for low-income seniors in Vancouver. They are a not-for-profit society registered under the BC Societies Act and are committed to ensuring that their residents have a safe, affordable home. About Brenhill Brenhill is a developer, owner and operator of distinctive and diversified real estate assets. Our goal is to create high quality real estate that enhances and adds real value to the places in which we live, work and play. Success for us is improving the quality of life for the occupants of our buildings and for those in the surrounding community. We are enthusiastic about challenges and seek innovative and efficient land use opportunities, mutually rewarding partnerships, unique design concepts, durable and high quality materials, increasingly sustainable development practices and smarter construction techniques. There’s the ‘tried and true’ and the ‘new and better’ ways of place-making. We thoughtfully embrace both.
LEED SCORE CARD -SILVER
RBC CONVENTION CENTRE WINNIPEG The RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg’s $180 million building expansion received LEED Silver Certification. As the premier convention facility in Manitoba, the three-story, multi-purpose facility almost doubled in size and now encompasses two city blocks.
Located in the centre of Winnipeg’s bustling downtown, the 264,000 square foot convention centre hosts everything from meetings, conventions, trade and consumer shows, gala dinners and corporate events. With access to more than 2,500 downtown hotel rooms and easy walking distance to many of the city’s best restaurants and attractions, the convention centre is attracting the attention of regional, national and international conventions. The convention centre’s newly expanded south building features 22,400 square feet of pre-function, lobby and registration space with floor-to-ceiling windows. The main floor pillar-less York Ballroom is 24,000 square feet of premium space that can host large galas or be divided into four meeting or conference rooms with a spacious registration area. With high ceilings and a beautiful LED lighting system that extends outside to the street level plaza on York Avenue, this ballroom is a highlight of the south building. Its existing north building has a main floor of over 21,000 square feet of flexible meeting space plus a number of specialty rooms. The second floor offers over 26,000 square feet of meeting space with a unique 300 seat presentation theatre that includes a movie theatre screen, privacy desks and tiered comfortable seating.
Silver Rating Achieved – 54 Points Sustainable Sites – 18 Points Water Efficiency – 3 Points Energy & Atmosphere – 12 Points Materials & Resources – 5 Points Indoor Environment Quality – 9 Points Innovation in Design – 4 Points Regional Priority – 3 Points
One of the most impressive spaces is the expansive third floor exhibition hall with its unique windows that span across York Avenue. The 131,000 square feet of contiguous space hosts a myriad of events including consumer shows, trade shows and large conventions. In the centre of the third floor is the incredible City View Room that stitches the north and south buildings together. With its unique architectural ceiling, dramatic lighting and floor-to-ceiling windows, this beautiful 43,000 square foot space can accommodate 3,150 people for a sit-down dinner or 228 tradeshow booths. With the expansion and renovations, the RBC Convention Centre is creating new meeting and convention opportunities and is reinforcing Winnipeg’s reputation as being a world-class site to host world-class events.
MAISON ENERGECO The motivation behind Maison Energecoâ€™s concepts is to build houses with high energy efficiency while avoiding the problems of traditional construction. Building a house in the factory makes it possible to better manage the elements that make up the house and, in any case, avoid the many back and forth on the building site, which implies a lower environmental footprint. In addition Maison Energeco minimizes the number of waste associated with the construction of its houses and sees the recycling of this waste. Maison Energeco manufactures energy-efficient homes far exceeding the standards of the National Building Code. Houses certified to CSA-277-16, all Ă‰nergeco homes are required to be LEED certified; Innovation; Construction whose frame is ultra robust module easy to install and allowing flexibility of possible addition. Allows a green roof. SS (Substainable Site); Prevention of all polluting elements during construction because the control of waste and products is done in the factory and not on the site. Help to erosion controls during construction. Lower ecological footprint associated with tree cutting and better management of site erosion as less presence on the site. WE (Water efficiency); Use of the best technologies (toilets, taps and others) on the market for less water consumption.
EA (Energy & Atmosphere); Energy performance very close to net zero energy consumption, with the use of solar energy and passive solar concepts. High density insulation based on cellulose. Consumes 60-70% less energy than a traditional house! R-40 wall and R-70 roof, R-60 overhead floor. MR (Materials & Resources); Durability of materials used. VOC-free products and FSC certified woods. Materials with a very high level of post-consumer recycled content. EQ (Quality of the Indoor Environment); Uses a stronger, performance-based approach to indoor environmental quality for better occupant comfort. Exemplary ventilation with low energy consumption and maximizing ambient air quality. Protection against radon. Infiltration rate reduced to the lowest level in the industry (average equivalent to 0.80 CAH). Easy delivery, fits all types of terrain. Personalized plan and flexibility in the choice of finishes (interior and exterior).
1-2 Roman and Ellen Szumski Project. LEED Platinum. 3-4 Ginette Brunelle Michel Taillon Project. LEED Gold. 5-6 Drolet Gorman Project. LEED Platinum.