Busby Perkins & Will
Engineer of Record (Gerald Epp)
Vancouver, BC, Canada
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-sections, and the columns, for durabilitiy, transition to moment-connected specially formed precast concrete. The slender columns are up to 35 ft tall.