New Greenhouse facilities at botanical gardens

PURPOSE OF PROJECT

To renovate, renew & replace 2 existing greenhouses to provide up to date research facilities for the Department of Botany at UBC.

WHAT WAS DONE

Demolition of two existing greenhouses and replacing them with two new greenhouses. Greenhouse #1 is comprising of 6900 sq ft and is a Research Greenhouse Facility with environmentally controlled chambers and support services. Greenhouse #2 is comprising of 5830 sq ft and is a Shade/Production Facility with more basic services.

 

INCEPTION TO COMPLETION

Project inception: March 2015
Project completion: March 2016

PROJECT MANAGER

Jay Jethwa

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Luc De Beir