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1500 West Georgia – Vancouver, Canada

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Building: 1500 West Georgia
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Design Architect: Buro Ole Scheeren
Structural Engineering: Glotman Simpson Consulting Engineers
MEP Engineer: Nemetz & Associates 
Construction: MMM Group
Status: Commission – February 2015
Height: 48 residential floors above 2 ground levels, 6 basement floors

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Written by Kendall Williams

September 3, 2015 at 4:08 pm

Posted in Built

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