440 Essa Road, Barrie, Ontario, Canada L4N 9C6
From One Urban Developments, the Studio JCI-designed building will stand nine stories tall plus a mechanical penthouse and contain 257 suites over a ground floor commercial level on two levels of underground parking.
Customer and General Contractor:
One Urban Developments Inc.
TRAK Contract Amount:
$16,100,000 HVAC Smart Energy System
Mechanical & Electrical Design Builder:
GCL BUILDS Inc.
Energy Savings over Conventional Design: 41%
A TRAK Smart Energy System (SES) will provide precision HVAC with a central hydronic heat pump plant, and a GeoExchange field under the parking foundation. Integrated Combined Heat & Power (CHP) on-site cogeneration will provide low operating costs and continued full building operation during community power outage events. There will be enhanced ventilation with smart controls and quiet anytime suite heating or cooling. Fully heated underground parking will also have an embedded snow and ice melt system for the parking entrance, loading ramps, and exterior walkways.
440 Essa Rendering - North West Corner
440 Essa Rendering - South East Corner