Poirier Sport and Leisure Complex

Project details

Project Type

Renovation and Addition

Project Focus

Low carbon, high-performance HVAC system

Result

Best performing recreation facility in its class, both energy and carbon emissions

project DESCRIPTION

As one of the top performing recreation centres in its class, the second Thermenex system installed reuses the low grade heat from all sources and provides 100% of pool heat demand. The City library, 200 meters away, is also completely heated with reclaimed energy. The energy cost reduction totals 30% with a carbon emission reduction of 70%. This project was also awarded a Canadian Consulting Engineering Award of Excellence.