Crop Sciences Building Phase 2

University of Guelph

Size: 3,422 SF | Value: $2.6 Million | Completion: 2014 | Location: Guelph, ON

Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Structural Engineering

WalterFedy provided engineering services for the construction of a new addition to the University of Guelph’s Crop Sciences building. This new addition houses a multipurpose meeting/research space as well as testing and functional application space. Our team also renovated the south entrance, including new landscaping and modifications to the parking lot.

   

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The new addition also houses the Bioproducts Discovery and Development Centre (BDDC), one of the world’s leading research centres in the field of bio-plastics, natural fiber composites, and bio-composites. The primary goal of this project was to expand the BDDC’s research and associated economic cluster with university-industry collaboration/interaction and knowledge transfer. Construction of this project began in 2013.

 

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