PROJECTS - RECREATION

GRANDVIEW HEIGHTS AQUATIC CENTRE

City of Surrey, BC
Architect; HCMA
Engineer; Fast+Epp

LEED Silver
“the world’s most slender long span timber catenary roof”

10 lane, 50m Olympic size competition pool and dive platform
900 spectator seating

Awards:
VRCA manufacturers and suppliers – Gold award winner
ACEC-BC Lieutenants Governor’s award for engineering excellence and an Award of Excellence
http://www.fastepp.com/index.php/en/news-2/news/341-fast-epp-offices-now-oqm-certified-47

RALPH KLEIN EDUCATION CENTRE

Calgary, AB.
A two storey post and beam construction
cwc.ca/wp-content/uploads/publications-casestudy-Ralph_Klein_Legacy_Park.pdf

 

FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON

Kelowna, BC
Curved glulam, round columns with concealed connections
canadianhotelguide.com/Hotels-near-Kelowna-Airport-Kelowna-BC.html

MEADOWS RECREATION CENTRE

Edmonton, AB.
Pool, library, 2 NHL size rinks, multi-purpose rooms, gymnasium, fitness centre
Glulam beams, wood decking
edmonton.ca/activities_parks_recreation/meadows-amenities.aspx
Prairie wood design award winner

SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY CHANCELLOR GYMNASIUM

Burnaby, BC
sfu.ca/fs/files/Green_Initiatives/Green_Buildings/GymExpansion.pdf

WINSPORT ARENAS

Canada Olympic Park
Calgary, Alberta
Long span glulam beams and purlins
3 NHL rinks, 1 Olympic size rink with seating for 3000

LANGLEY EVENTS CENTRE

Langley, BC
The ceiling finish features grain fir panels chosen for beauty and acoustic properties.
Roofing materials help reflect heat and redirectit, so that the building will have as little impact as possible on the surrounding environment

ELEPHANT CROSSING

Calgary, AB
Glulam beams were used to vault the ceilings offering greater ventilation and natural light.

WEST VANCOUVER AQUATIC CENTRE

West Vancouver, BC
Award winning design.
Easily maintained surface treatments perfect for humid environments.

PALMER EVENTS CENTER

Austin, TX
Trusses were fabricated and pre-assembled in Western Archrib Facility in Edmonton and trucked to Austin.
Design demanded each truss be different. The challenge was met with flexibility on the manufacturing floor and a flexible setup for truss assembly.
The largest volume Glulam project in North America in 2001 was delivered on time and on budget.

THREE BEARS LODGE AT JELLYSTONE PARK

Warrens, WI
Used extensively throughout the development – waterpark, hotel rooms, lobby and over 40 log cabins.
Main Glulam trusses span 72′ in length and 11.5′ in height.
Cost of Glulam over waterpark was between $17 and $18 per square foot.

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