Seneca College Newnham Campus – Centre for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CITE)
The new 5 storey building at Seneca Newnham Campus will be a new centre for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship and is designed by Perkins + Will Architects together with a team of mechanical and electrical designs from Smith + Andersen. The project is being funded by the federal and provincial government and Seneca under the Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund. The gross floor area is proposed to be 22,676 m2 (244,082 ft2), while the height of the 5 storey building will be 18.6 m (61ft).
VR Mechanical is the prime mechanical contractor and is responsible for the mechanical design/ engineering assistance, 3D BIM modeling and coordination, mechanical contract management, plumbing systems, HVAC systems, compressed air system, mechanical insulation, building automation system and mechanical systems commissioning. CITE – Newnham Campus project is scheduled to open February of 2019.