Monthly Archives: June 2013

BC Hydro

Getting close to completion (but still missing its Alan Storey art and planting) here’s a massive industrial project designed by PBK Architects in Mount Pleasant for BC Hydro. The new electrical sub-station will be the first LEED Certified project by BC Hydro and … Continue reading

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Exchange – West Pender Street

We first featured this proposed Downtown office building over 18 months ago and saw the first version (on the right) when it was approved for rezoning in November 2012. It’s unique in a number of ways – it’s being developed by the Swiss (a … Continue reading

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720 East Hastings Street

Here’s a project we’ve been expecting to appear for a while. It’s the new full service Vancouver Public Library branch for Strathcona, which will incorporate family housing on the upper four floors to be run by the YWCA. In total the … Continue reading

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1933 Fraser Street

The address for this new office development is a bit confusing – but it’s correct. There’s a short stretch of Fraser Street on the Great Northern Way Campus – managed by a consortium of the city’s universities – and this proposed … Continue reading

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