Project Description

Broadway Tech Centre is a 17 acre urban business campus Located at the intersection of East Broadway and Renfrew Street.

The original master plan intent for High tech Office Business Park for Bentall Developments was to redevelop the seventeen acres of under-utilized and functionally obsolete old Eaton warehouse facility while preserving the exiting  heavy-duty structural grid and converting them to parking levels. The construction was planned for 3 phases with total  of 7 new building and one existing converted to call centre and amenity areas  with total areas of up to 1,100,000, sf.

All eight buildings are on a grid of pedestrian-scaled streets, connected spatially around shared courtyards interconnected by covered walkways with extensive landscaping and reflective pools and waterfalls.  Underground parking maintains a pedestrian-friendly, campus experience. The campus incorporates also a café, outdoor volleyball and basketball courts, end of the trip biking facilities and a fitness facility.

role
project director / senior associate with Bunting Coady Architects (who merged with B+H in December 2010)

awards
NAIOP Vancouver Office Lease
NAIOP Vancouver Comprehensive Development Award
Urban Development Institute Pacific Region Commercial Award (Buildings 2 & 3)
(Awarded to Bunting Coady Architects who merged with B+H in December 2010)