North Vancouver Library

PROJECT NAME: CITY OF NORTH VANCOUVER LIBRARY

OWNER: CITY OF NORTH VANCOUVER

ARCHITECT: CEI & DIAMOND & SCHMITT ARCHITECTS INC.

MECHANICAL CONSULTANT: OMICRON

GENERAL CONTRACTOR: PCL CONSTRUCTIORS WESTCOAST INC.

PROJECT DELIVERY: PLAN/SPEC TENDER

Project Highlights:

  • This project consists of a three-level library space, two-level underground parkade, featuring many sustainable mechanical systems, including geothermal heating and cooling and inslab radiant system, which contributed in making this a landmark project for the City of North Vancouver.
  • Obtained LEED Gold Certification

PROJECT DETAILS:

  • Completed in 2008
  • $2.4 million value of mechanical work
  • 73,000 square feet of new construction forming part of the city hall complex.
  • Advanced HVAC system using combination of geothermal energy for cooling & solar energy for heating
  • Heating and cooling primarily achieved through an extensive inslab radiant system and supplemented by dedicated outdoor air supply system.