It’s official! uOttawa Advanced Research Complex [ARC] has achieved LEED Gold Certification! COLE+Associates Architects Inc. is proud to announce the LEED Gold Certification of the ARC. This state-of-the-art, open-concept, research-only building is designed to integrate students and researchers from across Canada and the world and to foster innovation and interdisciplinarity in the Geosciences and Photonics departments. This centre for advanced photonics and environmental analysis features special laboratories for AMS, lasers, and photonics research. The University had … Continue reading
The Advanced Research Complex is full of sustainable features! From the beginning, a green building design was decided upon and is finally in the process of meeting the LEED Silver target. Built with high energy efficiency standards, durable and recycled materials and high efficiency M+E systems the ARC displays how a laboratory filled building can achieve a sustainable design. Check out the LEED Credit Diagram for more info!