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Halifax Central Library – Halifax, Canada

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Building: Halifax Central Library
Location: Halifax, Canada
Address: Spring Garden Rd, Halifax, NS B3J 1E9, Canada
Architect: Schmidt/Hammer/Lassen
Local Architect: Fowler Bauld & Mitchell (prime consultant)
Concept Design: Ove Arup
Structural & Civil Engineer: SNC Lavalin, Inc.
MEP: CBCL Limited
Completed: 2014
Size: 156077 sf

AE Interests:
Targeting LEED Gold certification, rainwater collection and distribution system, all landscaping is watered only by natural rainfall [a], open green terrace roof
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Written by sabrinaransbarger

September 7, 2016 at 1:15 pm

Posted in Built

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