How I home-built an electricity producing Wind turbine It was easy. You can do it too Several years ago I bought some remote property in Arizona. I am an astronomer and wanted a place to practice my hobby far away from the sky-wrecking light pollution found near cities of any real size. I found a great piece of property.
C Construction commenced on this AAA 25 storey office tower in Designed to LEED Gold certification standards, this exciting property features a green roof on the third floor and top level to allow for water harvesting and water re-use strategies.
These green roofs also provide terraces accessible to the restaurant, retail and office tenants with outdoor seating, lounge and entertainment areas.
The first three floors of the building is dedicated to retail and restaurant space, with a six-level parkade below grade.
A glass curtain wall rises at an outward angle on the north and west facades, giving the building a different look from each viewing angle. Testimonial We have worked with Stuart Olson on a number of major projects over the past seven years.
Completed inthissq. Named after Aberdeen Harbour in Hong Kong, this destination mall has over stores on 3 levels. Construction began on the redevelopment of Aberdeen Mall in and was fast-tracked to achieve an aggressive December grand opening.
Pre-construction planning and construction management services were extensive and included demolition, construction of Hollybridge Way as well as sewers, sidewalks and street lighting. Aberdeen Mall is a focal point of downtown Vancouver. Some of the most advanced construction methods were used for thissq.
Sustainability was built into the design with LED lighting, hydrogen fuel cells to power vehicles and a TOP reflective roof. Phase 1 generated new jobs. Phase 2 atsq.
Construction began in and today, this exclusive business centre is comprised of 5 office buildings, totalingsq. With 11 storeys and units, this facility features a full range of guest amenities including a heated parkade, dining facilities and a fitness area with pool.
The building was constructed utilizing precast concrete components and the Deltabeam Structural System, the first project to use the system in Canada.
Innovative deep foundation solution over 50' peat bog.
Testimonial The two new four-storey core-and-shell buildings are constructed with cast-in-place concrete, architectural composite metal and precast panels, and curtainwall glazing. Each building is approximately 79, SF of office space.
The facility provides 30 emergency shelter beds and 25 supportive transitional beds and was built to LEED Gold standards. The exterior glazing is a curtain wall system and the remaining portion of the structure is an insulated metal panel. The layout features multiple offices with mixed open office areas, boardrooms, a large enclosed atrium, training room, and a fitness room complete with showers.
Special features include year round interior green space and an abundance of natural day lighting. It is also the hub to greet and welcome all visiting VIP's.
SODCL also provided design input throughout the project. The project was a fast-track design and construction process and was completed ahead of schedule for the first phase and on schedule for the balance of the tower.Many publications are also available from OneMine, a web-based document library where DFI members can access and download over , articles, technical papers and books from organizations all over the world - at no pfmlures.com-members can purchase and download documents from OneMine for .
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load is . X SODCL New MB Office Manitoba, Canada This new office is a steel super structure on a driven pile foundation with crawl space, and was completed ahead of schedule.
The exterior glazing is a curtain wall system and the remaining portion of the structure is an insulated metal panel. The layout features multiple offices with mixed open office areas, boardrooms, a large enclosed atrium, training.
A deep foundation is a type of foundation that transfers building loads to the earth farther down from the surface than a shallow foundation does to a subsurface layer or a range of depths. A pile or piling is a vertical structural element of a deep foundation, driven or drilled deep into the ground at the building site.