Architecture Projects tagged timber

Princeton Bridge of Dreams

Located on the Trans-Canada Trail, this footbridge spans the Tulameen River at Princeton. The two new 100’ timber bridge spans were set down onto the existing piers of the Old Kettle Valley...

Central City - Surrey

in Architecture by StructureCraft Builders ()
  contributed by 1139 StructureCraft , 16 February 2011
A major project designed by Bing Thom architects and partially executed by StructureCraft builders paired with Fast + Epp for engineering and specialized timber solutions. Below hosts descriptions of...

Arena Stage

in Architecture by StructureCraft Builders ()
  contributed by 1139 StructureCraft , 28 March 2011
This custom timber structure supports a 650 foot long curved cable-suspended glazed façade. Each of the 18 massive elliptically-turned Parallam columns are tipped with a custom shaped 350 lb casting...

800 Yates Atrium Skylight

in Architecture by StructureCraft Builders ()
  contributed by 1139 StructureCraft , 25 March 2011
The central atrium of 800 Yates features a 7,200 sq. ft glass skylight supported by a series of 60 ft. long custom lenticular shaped timber roof trusses, known as Spacelam.  The visual transparency...

Hvitträsk

in Architecture by Eliel Saarinen ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 1 September 2009
Hvitträsk was designed to be a studio home for the members of Gesellius, Lindgren, and Saarinen. It later became the private residence of Eliel Saarinen. It is located about 30 kilometers (18 miles)...

Gilmore Skytrain Station

Using 8 foot by 16 foot sheets of Timberstrand, 64 arched roof panels were created for the Gilmore Skytrain Station in Burnaby, BC. Having constructed an adjustable prototype panel for testing...