Canada Line Stations - Exterior

Architect
Various - Stantec, Dialog, Via Architecture, Walter Francl Architecture
Contractor
SNC Lavalin
Glazing Contractor
Glastech Glazing Contractors
Photo Credit
Keith Henderson Photography
Canada Line Stations - Exterior
Vancouver, BC
Canada
2009

This 12 station project was completed in preparation for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Steel knife plates were welded to structural steel supports and Stella spiders with glass bolts support the monolithic glass. Transparent design, cost effectinveness and ease of install were key project goals which created a cohesive look accross stations designed by multiple architectrual firms. Project eatured as the cover story in Canadian Architect - March 2011 issue.

This 12 station project was completed in preparation for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Steel knife plates were welded to structural steel supports and Stella spiders with glass bolts support the monolithic glass. Transparent design, cost effectinveness and ease of install were key project goals which created a cohesive look accross stations designed by multiple architectrual firms. Project eatured as the cover story in Canadian Architect - March 2011 issue.

Photo Credit: Keith Henderson Photography

Products Used

Light-duty 1 arm spider with non-articulating glass bolt (Side-mounted)
Light-duty V-shaped 2 arm spider with non-articulating glass bolts (Side-mounted)
Light-duty 4 arm spider with non-articulating glass bolts (Side-mounted)

Systems We Used

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This 12 station project was completed in preparation for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Steel knife plates were welded to structural steel supports and Stella spiders with glass bolts support the monolithic glass. Transparent design, cost effectinveness and ease of install were key project goals which created a cohesive look accross stations designed by multiple architectrual firms. Project eatured as the cover story in Canadian Architect - March 2011 issue.

Photo Credit: 
Keith Henderson Photography
City and Province/State: 
Vancouver, BC
Canada
Year: 
2009
Architect: 
Various - Stantec, Dialog, Via Architecture, Walter Francl Architecture
Glazing Contractor: 
Glastech Glazing Contractors
Contractor: 
SNC Lavalin
Systems We Used: