Project Category: Institutional

PARKINSON ACTIVITY CENTRE EXPANSION

PARKINSON ACTIVITY CENTRE EXPANSION

Parkinson Activity Centre Expansion consisted of the construction of a new, two-storey timber framed structure with a total floor area of approximately 13,000 square feet. WHM worked closely with Meiklejohn Architects Inc. to create an innovative structural design that would exceed the expectations of the City of Kelowna and the local senior citizens. Always an important feature in WHM designs, this project demons[...]

KENSINGTON PRAIRIE

KENSINGTON PRAIRIE

This project consists of seismically upgrading three existing school buildings and retrofitting them to suit the programming of a community centre. Drawings were not available for each building and detailing was sparse, however, WHM completed intrusive investigations to determine the existing structure and connection details. The BC Bridging Guidelines was utilized for the upgrade of these buildings. This proje[...]

KENSINGTON HALL

KENSINGTON HALL

Designed in collaboration with Shape Architecture, WHM is proud to be involved in the design and construction of the new Kensington Hall Redevelopment. This 11,400 square foot development will consist of new childcare facilities, a family support centre, and a pottery centre. The new centre will also host martial arts programs and other critical civic amenities to the community. This project utilizes a multitude of s[...]

UBC PONDEROSA HOUSING HUBS

UBC PONDEROSA HOUSING HUBS

The Ponderosa Housing Hubs are two mixed-use buildings for the UBC student body. These buildings are not only intended to be a housing hub, but also to bring personality to the campus by providing the students with vibrant and pleasant places to live, study, and enjoy their experience as UBC students. WHM was presented with an extremely aggressive timeline to meet the deadline for student occupancy. Further to the[...]

SOUTH SURREY RECREATION CENTRE EXPANSION

SOUTH SURREY RECREATION CENTRE EXPANSION

South Surrey's Recreation Centre is a focal point in Surrey and is a significant example of the Canadian sense of community. This new exciting expansion integrates a new Fitness and Arts Space that will provide the community with a high level of access to many community programs and events. This 20,000 square foot expansion will incorporate a new weight and fitness room, a multipurpose room, classrooms, and innovativ[...]