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CoV – Vancouver Aquarium Expansion – British Columbia - Project Profile

CoV – Vancouver Aquarium Expansion – British Columbia - Project Profile


"CoV – Vancouver Aquarium Expansion – British Columbia - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

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The City of Vancouver (CoV) is undertaking the expansion of an aquarium in British Columbia, Canada.

The project involves the construction of additional space at Aquarium in three phases.

The first phase includes the expansion of 473m2 facility, second phase includes the construction of tanks for aquatic animals, and the third phase includes the installations in the center.

It includes the demolition of a 232m2 gift shop and a 232m2 stock room, and the construction of a 5,109m2 revamped facility consisting of one to three story.

It includes the construction of mechanical rooms, public park spaces, office space, a cafe and related facilities, and the installation of digital screens and a blue LED globe.

Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership and PWL partnership were appointed as architects, and Turnbull Construction Services Ltd as project management consultant, MWH Global as consulting engineer, Keith Panel Systems Co. Ltd as fabricator, AES consulting engineers as the engineering consultant.

PCL Constructors Inc. has been appointed as general contractor for first phase.

In June 2014, Construction works completed on first phase.

Planning activities are underway for second and third phase and construction works are expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2018.

Stakeholder Information:
Planning Authority: City of Vancouver
Architect: Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership, PWL partnership
Project Management Consultant: Turnbull Construction Services Ltd
Fabricator: Keith Panel Systems Co. Ltd
Engineering Consultant: AES consulting engineers
Consulting Engineer: MWH Global
Construction Contractor (Phase I): PCL Constructors Inc.


The project involves the expansion of an aquarium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

The US$100 million project includes the following:

1. Expansion of 473m2 facility

2. Demolition of a 232m2 gift shop

3. Demolition of a 232m2 stock room

4. Construction of a 5,109m2 revamped facility

5. Construction of new tanks

6. Construction of mechanical rooms

7. Construction of public park spaces

8. Construction of office space and a cafe

9. Installation of digital screens

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