Architect
Busby Perkins & Will
General Contractor
Ledcor Construction
Structural Engineer
Gerald Epp / Fast + Epp
Our Service
Design-Build
Area
5,000 sqft
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Completion
2008

Crossroads Canopies

Architect
Busby Perkins & Will
General Contractor
Ledcor Construction
Structural Engineer
Gerald Epp / Fast + Epp
Our Service
Design-Build
Area
5,000 sqft
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Completion
2008

Overview

Design, fabrication and installation of 5,000 sq. ft. of timber, glass, steel and concrete canopy structures consisting of laminated glazing on steel grids supported by “beetle-pine" glulam beams and columns. The beams and columns are of modified elliptical cross-section, and the columns, for durabilitiy, transition to moment-connected specially formed precast concrete. The slender columns are up to 35 ft tall.