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manulife office tower
The new $70 million, 270,000 sq.ft. high-rise office tower for Manulife Financial Group is located at the corner of Howe and Nelson Streets in the heart of Vancouver's business district. The 16-storey building comprises 14 floors of first-class office space, with an average floor plate area of approximately 16,000 sq.ft., over a street-level retail podium, as well as five levels of underground parking.
Designed to superior levels of sustainability, this state-of-the-art Class "A" office tower is LEED Gold Certified. Mechanical sustainability measures for this building include; rainwater harvesting, maximizing heat recovery from building loads, computer rooms and exhaust air, high efficiency boilers to reduce natural gas consumption, energy-efficient HVAC systems including variable speed pumping and fan systems, magnetic drive bearings for centrifugal chillers and high performance electrical transformers and ozone-friendly refrigerants.
Architects: CEI Architecture Planning Interiors and Endall Elliot