Three separate structures. Customer Services, Celebration Hall & Operation Center incorporating Architectural concrete and stone work features with unique hard landscaping and columbarium.
Lynn Valley Care Centre 2009
Seniors care facility with 90 basic care units & 15 assisted living units. Featuring geothermal well water, solar systems and recycled rain water. New construction performed without interrupting the existing care home.
VanCity North Burnaby 2011
10,500 sq. ft. interior upgrade to two storeys of existing structure. Featured 27 ft. high living wall, pine beetle wood trellis and achieved LEED Gold Certification.
Killarney Community Pool 2006
New community pool facility including a 25m lap, leisure and hot pools. Other features were a water slide, diving platform & steam room. It involved the coordination of a wide range of trade contractors & suppliers and SBW self performing the challenging concrete forming & placing elements.
Children’s & Women’s Mental Health 2007
Deconstruction of a 62 year old building to a bare structure. A complete seismic upgrade, renovations and additions to upgrade this 70,000 sq. ft. building to a modern facility. A project with numerous unique construction challenges and included achieving a LEED Silver Certification.
Operating ENG Local 115 Office
Complete demolition of their former office space in the 4-Storey, 25,000 square foot building. SBW worked with design team to upgrade the building to current codes, and then to build a state of the art office with modern technology & finishes to serve the Local 115 membership.
Columbia Square 2010
51,125 sq.ft. Retail shopping centre expansion, consisting of an underground parking structure & three retail structures on-grade.
Commercial Station 2002
Constructed on the north bank of the Grandview Cut adjacent to a very busy rail line and in a very congested traffic area. This project enhanced our skills in problem solving and coordinating complex construction activities in a very difficult work site.
Walter Moberly School Seismic Upgrade (2009)
The seismic upgrade of the existing school included new interior and exterior concrete pilasters, concrete shear walls, wood frame shear walls, steel bracing, soil anchors, steel drag struts, wood joist to beam and joist to foundation connections. The project was performed in three (3) phases to allow the classes to proceed.
WEST VANCOUVER PUBLIC SAFETY & MUNICIPAL HALL BUILDING
The West Vancouver Public Safety & Municipal Hall project involved the addition of a full Police Services building, increasing the size of the current City Hall, the construction of a new parking structure and seismic upgrades to the existing facility. This complex addition required tying into a fully occupied operational building, the replacement of the entire facade of the building as well as switching over the electrical, sanitary and storm systems while maintaining operations. The project required careful phasing in order to build a new parking area, as the existing parking structure needed to be demolished in order to construct the new building. The project targeted equivalent of LEED Gold.
Commercial/Broadway Stations Upgrade – In Progress
SBW is currently performing the Commercial/Broadway Stations Upgrade for TransLink. The work includes adding a new bridge access over ‘the cut’, new stairs, elevator, escalator, and passeralle over Shoppers Dug Mart & across Broadway Street, and the addition of a new platform on the eastside of the Vancouver bound track.
BC Nurses Union – Building Expansion
The BCNU office is a new 35,000 square foot, 5-storey steel building, erected over two levels of underground parking for members & visitors to the BCNU. The building was built shadowing LEED standards, with an efficient building envelope comprised of Swiss Pearl panels, glazing and a green roof. New education rooms, as well as a new entrance to the building are found on Level 1. Level 2 provides more education rooms, meeting rooms, a library & a connection to the existing building. Levels 3 & 4 provide office & clerical space, while Level 5 contains a state of the art boardroom.
Vancouver Central Library – Levels 8 & 9, Vancouver, BC
SBW is delighted to work with the City of Vancouver on the expansion to Levels 8 & 9 of the Vancouver Central Library downtown. The project creates an additional 35,000 S.F. of programmable library space. It will include a 2-storey public atrium, a quiet reading room, community-use spaces, administrative offices, and multi-purpose rooms with a catering kitchen. A portion of the building exterior at Level 9 will be demolished to make way for a significant public roof garden. Existing terraces on both the north and south sides of Level 8 will be updated to allow public access.
COV – West Annex Seismic Upgrade, Vancouver, BC
SBW performed the seismic upgrade on the main floor and two underground parking levels of the building, including the vehicular ramp from the street level. The work included demolition, temporary shoring of existing structures, new concrete foundations including post-tensioned soil anchors, concrete topping and repairs, use of FRP reinforcement, new exterior BRB steel bracing, renovation to aluminum storefront system, concrete planters and landscaping, new membrane on the main floor including steel reinforcing of existing steel beams above the ceiling, and related removal & restoration of ceilings.
Molson Coors – Fraser Valley Brewery, Chilliwack, BC
SBW is proud to be the Construction Manager for the new $200 Million-Dollar state of the art Molson Coors Canada, Fraser Valley Brewery located in Chilliwack BC. Located at the intersection of Vedder Road & the Trans-Canada Highway, the site consists of an existing 35.33-acre legal parcel vacant agricultural land, with the new facility planned for having a total building footprint of 400,000 Sq. Ft.
Kitsilano Pool Remediation
Currently in progress, the Kitsilano Pool Remediation project requires the removal and replacement of the pool basin membrane, including caulking and gutter repair of the pool deck structure, including control joints that seal the pool, supply of an electric pump to replenish sea water and dewater pumps. Fully sealed scaffolding was erected over the pool and deck area in order to ensure the pool basin remains dry while we work. Work is on track for Spring 2018 completion.