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Beaver Barracks Catherine Street Affordable Housing

Beaver Barracks Affordable Housing Project, Ottawa, ON

Beaver Barracks Affordable Housing Project, Ottawa, ON

Schöck Isokorb® installed at balcony connections

Schöck Isokorb® installed at balcony connections

Beaver Barracks Affordable Housing Project, Ottawa, ON

Beaver Barracks Affordable Housing Project, Ottawa, ON

This community-owned, affordable multi-housing project installed Isokorb®, at the connection of the cantilevered concrete balconies in the Catherine Street building. This seven-story building consists of 80 units. The reinforced concrete slabs are connected with Isokorb® to the reinforced concrete balconies, following the design team's goal to improve energy efficiency and create structures that last longer.

Start of construction

2009

End of construction

2011

Architect

Barry J. Hobin

Structural Engineer

Halsall Associates Ltd.

Construction Company

ZW Group

What was the reason to install these products?

Avoid future costs associated with balcony repairs, help protect the environment and reduce energy costs.

Construction volume

$24.5 million