A new 90,000 sq. ft. Community Centre & Pool. A very complex project involving the coordination of over 45 trade contractors and SBW self performing the very challenging concrete forming & placing elements.
Mountain View Cemetery 2008
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.
Chinatown Millennium Gate 2002
A unique icon for the City of Vancouver. A very interesting combination of new and old construction materials and techniques. Complex construction performed over a very busy Pender St. that could not be disrupted.
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.
Chilliwack Hospital 1988
New 120,000 square foot Acute Care Hospital and large renovation of the existing building. SBW constructed the original Hospital in the 1920’s, added a large addition in the 1950’s and completed the new building 1988
UBC Scarfe 1996
Library featuring exposed architectural concrete exteriors and interiors. Phase 2 included seismic upgrades, renovations to the existing Scarfe class and lecture rooms without disrupting the student occupants.
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.
WEST VANCOUVER POLICE SERVICES & MUNICIPAL HALL BUILDING – In Progress
SBW is performing the pre-construction and construction services for the new Police Services & Municipal Hall building for the District of West Vancouver. The new building will include for 4 levels of parking, storage, police functions and city hall functions. This project is targeting to be the equivalent of LEED Gold, and is scheduled for completion in 2017.
Commercial/Broadway Stations Upgrade – In Progress
“Commercial – Broadway Station – In Progress” =”a>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.