236 Richmond Road

Project Description

The building is a 9-storey, 7,800 m2 mixed use complex including 1-storey commercial/retail, 8 storey condominium with 71 residential units above and a two (2) level below grade parking garage.

Mechanical systems included a central heating and heat rejection plant supplying a distributed conventional heat pump loop. The heating system utilizes high efficiency gas boilers and high efficiency gas domestic hot water heaters. The heat rejection system utilizes two (2) dry coolers.

Electrical design features included high efficiency fluorescent and LED light fixtures. Dual technology occupancy sensors are provided to control lighting in identified areas for energy savings. Electrical distribution has energy star rated copper wound dry type transformers. Electrical distribution is de centralized for better control and maintenance. The building has a 2-stage fire alarm system to address multiple occupancies in the building. Natural gas generator enclosed in a weather proof enclosure located on the roof is supplying power to the emergency life safety and non life safety equipment and initiating, signalling and supervisory devices.

Sustainable features include low flow plumbing fixtures, storm water retention, high efficiency boilers, and variable frequency drives for pumps and domestic water booster pumps.

Project Details

  • Owner: Main & Main Developments
  • Project Location:Ottawa, ON
  • Construction Completion:2017
  • Building Type:Residential
  • Project Type:New Construction
  • Construction Value:$18.0M (Total) $ 4.6M (M&E)