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The Vancouver Convention Centre's design team discusses the sustainable measures that have been implemented into the planning and execution of this facility. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****/
7 Apr 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre's design team provides insight into the planning process, and how the materials for the facility were selected. By taking into consideration local and recycled content, the Convention Centre features layers of multiple materials such as lumber and aluminum. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****//
7 Apr 2009
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By borrowing from nature and maximizing science and technology, the Vancouver Convention Centre has assembled plant groups for its living roof. This innovative project brings in a new level of ecology and habitat to the urban landscape, and will fluctuate and change over time. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****/
7 Apr 2009
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Tour the exhibition spaces of the Vancouver Convention Centre in British Columbia, Canada. The facility's tremendous amount of space and production power enables a broad range of events including large-scale theatrical productions, trade shows, and receptions. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****/
7 Apr 2009
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The architects and interior designers discuss their vision and the creative process behind the Vancouver Convention Centre. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****/
7 Apr 2009
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Join the architects behind the Vancouver Convention Centre on a tour of the facility. With more than 470,000 square feet of highly flexible function space, the Convention Centre spans two buildings, and is designed as a series of modules that can be combined or divided to suit the needs of any imaginable event. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****/
7 Apr 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre is recognized for its unique aesthetic approach. The interior walls were assembled with 6,000 planks of sustainable BC hemlock, and were stacked by a Kuka robotic arm – a first for the BC woodworking industry. Join Morinwood Project Manager, Tom Morin as he discusses the process of putting together these innovative and awe-inspiring interior walls for the convention centre. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
9 Oct 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre is celebrated for its excellent level of service. Join members of the management team, as they provide a glimpse into how their staff works to create the best experience possible. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
9 Oct 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre’s Executive Chef, Blair Rasmussen discusses his process of utilizing local ingredients in the kitchen – and the joy of cooking. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
9 Oct 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre’s Executive Chef, Blair Rasmussen demonstrates how to pull together his celebrated spot prawn soufflé. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
9 Oct 2009
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One of the Vancouver Convention Centre’s most unique features is the swarm of bees on the building’s living roof. Join Allen Garr, the rooftop beekeeper as he explains what goes into housing this innovative and environmentally positive feature of the convention centre. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
10 Oct 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre’s Opening Day was a spectacular, once-in-a-lifetime event that highlighted the best of the city’s culture and creativity. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
10 Oct 2009
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Join Clive Grout, the curator for the Vancouver Convention Centre as he discusses the building’s architectural design, and how the artwork creates a narrative that reflects upon the history of labor in British Columbia. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
10 Oct 2009
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Take in a spectacular birds-eye view of the Vancouver Convention Centre – an experience typically limited to seaplanes landing in Coal Harbour. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
10 Oct 2009
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The Vancouver Convention Centre is located along Coal Harbour, and features an encircling boardwalk - the perfect place to watch seaplanes land, or to soak in the view of the coastal mountain range By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****
10 Oct 2009
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Experience the enthusiasm from the Vancouver Convention Centre’s public Open House. This downtown landmark was received with tremendously positive reviews, as it opened its doors in April 2009. By connecting the interior design with the spectacular natural landscape of British Columbia, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the greenest convention centres in the world. It boasts a living roof, seawater heating and cooling, on-site water treatment, and fish habitat built into the foundation of the West Building. The space has been awarded the GO GREEN certificate from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for industry-approved, environmental best practices in building management. To learn more, visit: *******www.vancouverconventioncentre****/
14 Oct 2009
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