The Terasen Gas Operations Centre was part of a large scale project called Coastal Facilities; there were two other buildings on this site in Surrey and two on the Burnaby site. The Operations Centre predates the deployment of LEED but the pilot version of LEED 1.0 was used as a framework for the integrations of many green building strategies including energy modeling, storm water management, natural ventilation, daylight design, thermal mass, xeroscaping, rainwater harvesting and alternative fuel vehicle fueling stations.
View of the Operations Centre across the constructed wetland and pond with harvested rainwater to charge emergency sprinklers
View of one of four atria from fourth floor down to cafeteria seating area at ground floor of Operations Centre
View of external shading panels at east end of Operations Centre
View at Operations Centre atrium looking across bridge