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Four Teams Shortlisted to Design New Central Library in Calgary

01:00 - 2 August, 2013
Four Teams Shortlisted to Design New Central Library in Calgary, Site Image via REX
Site Image via REX

Four shortlisted teams have been asked to design proposals for a new central library in the Canadian city of Calgary. Selected from 38 submissions, the competing teams of local and international architects will harness the power of platemaking to envision a 280,000 square-foot “landmark” for the East Village Calgary.

University Of Alberta Triffo Hall / Group2

00:00 - 17 February, 2011
University Of Alberta Triffo Hall / Group2

University Of Alberta Triffo Hall / Group2 University Of Alberta Triffo Hall / Group2 University Of Alberta Triffo Hall / Group2 University Of Alberta Triffo Hall / Group2 + 16

  • Architects

    Group2 Architecture Engineering Ltd. {Predecessor Firm: Barry Johns (Architecture) Limited}
  • Location

    Edmonton, Canada
  • Project Team

    Barry Johns, Laura Plosz, Troy Smith, Eugene Gyorfi, Graeme Johns, Katrina Szekely, Christie Grayson, Chad Oberg, Steve Londry
  • Structural Engineering

    Reed Jones Christofferson Consulting Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineering

    Hemisphere Engineering Inc.
  • Electrical Engineering

    Washea Mah Engineering Ltd.
  • Client

    University of Alberta
  • Leed Consultant

    Group2 Architecture Engineering Ltd
  • Commissioning Agent

    Independent Commissioning Solutions Inc.
  • Contractor

    Binder Construction
  • Cost Consultant

    Cuthbert Smith Consulting Partnership
  • Area

    2368.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2008