McMaster Engineering Technology Building
McMaster Engineering Technology Building
McMaster Engineering Technology Building

McMaster Engineering Technology Building

HAMILTON, ONTARIO

CLIENT:MCMASTER UNIVERSITY
CONSULTANT:PERKINS + WILL CANADA
CONTRACT TYPE:CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
Project VALUE:$40,000,000
Project SIZE:130,000 SQ. FT
DURATION:24 MONTHS
LEED CERTIFICATION LEVEL:GOLD
AWARDS:ONTARIO ECONOMIC PLANNING DEPARTMENT URBAN DESIGN ARCHITECTURE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE IN ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN • ONTARIO CONCRETE AWARDS ARCHITECTURAL MERIT AWARD
McMaster Engineering Technology Building

The six-storey academic and research facility is designed to embrace three key objectives: to create a new entrance to the McMaster University campus; to serve as a learning tool for engineering students; and to demonstrate leadership by utilizing the best in sustainable design and construction practices.

The facility integrates graduate and undergraduate teaching spaces, research laboratories including the School of Biomedical Engineering and the Centre for Micro and Nano-Systemsan Administrative Centre for faculty. Sustainable features include a dual-duct supply air system, and triple glazed high-performance unitized curtain wall envelope,. Energy conservation includes programmable lighting ballasts fully integrated with daylight harvesting, 100% rainwater harvesting from the roof surface and low flow fixtures.

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