|UWCRC Role:||Developer/Project Manager
|Architect:||Number TEN Architectural Group|
|Size:||150,000 sq. ft.
|$32 million||Provincial Capital Grant
|$18 million ||Federal Strategic Infrastructure Fund
|$3.5 million||Richardson Firm, Family and Foundation
|$ 13.5 million ||Other private donations and leases
Houses UWinnipeg’s departments of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Studies and Sciences. Approximately 2,000 students use the building daily. Opened in June 2011.
– More than 30 research and teaching labs, including a vivarium, and a 1,127 square foot rooftop greenhouse.
– Computer-programmed, occupant-controlled, three mode air flow system ventilates labs. A highly innovative heat recovery wheel cleans and filters lab air, and captures 80% of energy from lab exhaust.
– 3,000 square foot wall of reclaimed hard maple from the Winnipeg Roller Rink previously on the site.
– UWinnipeg’s Diversity Foods operates a main floor, licensed restaurant called Elements serving students (including those on meal plans at McFeetors Hall residence) faculty, staff and the general public.