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Competitor

Diamond Schmitt Architects + Bjarke Ingels Group + KWC Architects + ERA Architects

Finalist
Parliamentary Precinct Redevelopment - Block 2 in Ottawa / Réaménagement de la Cité parlementaire - Bloc 2 à Ottawa
Stage 1
Stage 2

Presentation Panel

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Presentation Panel

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Site Plan

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Plan

Ground Floor and Outdoor Spaces

Plan

Level B3

Plan

Level B2

Plan

Level B1

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Level 2

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Level 3

Plan

Level 4

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Level 5

Plan

Level 6

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Level 7

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Level 8

Section

AA

Section

BB

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CC

Cross-sectional perspective

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Elevation

North - Wellington Street

Elevation

South - Sparks Street

Elevation

West - O'Connor Street

Elevation

East - Metcalfe Street

Construction detail

Facade 1

Construction detail

Facade 2

Schema

Parliamentary Hill

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Streetscape Character

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Site

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Heritage Designation

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Project Footprints

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Zoning Envelope

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Conservation Approach - Four Corners Building

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Conservation Approach - Marshall Bank Building

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Conservation Approach - Union Bank Building

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Conservation Approach - Birks Building

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Conservation Approach - Bate Building

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Conservation Approach - Victoria Building

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Conservation Approach - Valour Building

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Architectural Approach - Setbacks

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Architectural Approach - Views

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Architectural Approach - Framing IPS

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Architectural Approach - IPS Extension

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Architectural Approach - Solar Responsive Facade

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One plaza

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Atria

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Roofscapes

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Water as Meeting Space

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Block 2

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Pre-Demo and Historic Building Protection

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Tables Structure and BLDG Ramps

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Excavation

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Structural Framing and Floor

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Completion

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Experiential Landscape

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Distribution of Functions

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Circulation

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Security Concept

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Nova Scotia - Bank of Parliament

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Union Bank

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Birks Building

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Marshall Building

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Natural Ventilation Mode

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Air Conditioning

Diagram

Harmony

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Environmental Strategy - Building Scale

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Outdoor Spaces - Urban Scale

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Environmental Design Priorities

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Sunpath

Diagram

Hourly Ambient Temperatures

Diagram

Key Environmental Design

Diagram

Structure and Materials

Diagram

Facade Design

Diagram

Facade Design Criteria

Diagram

Solar Irradiation Mapping

Diagram

Services 1

Diagram

Services 2

Diagram

Services 3

Diagram

Towards Zero Carbon

View

Parliamentary Terrace

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Public Terrace

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Chaudière Falls

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Landscape

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Barrack Hill Before Parliament Hill

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Timber Raft in front of Parlement Hill

Presentation Panel

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Presentation Panel

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Presentation Panel

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Presentation Panel

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Perspective

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Site Plan

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Plan

Ground Floor

Plan

Level B3

Plan

Level B2

Plan

Level B1

Plan

Level 2

Plan

Level 3

Plan

Level 4

Plan

Level 5

Plan

Level 6

Plan

Level 7

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Level 8

Plan

Roof

Plan

Medium Committee Room

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Typical Office

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Level 6 - Setbacks Above Library of Parliament

Section

Longitudinal

Section

At the West

Section

At the East

Section

LoP

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Setback Over Library of Parliament

Section

Committee Room

Elevation

North - Wellington Street

Elevation

South - Sparks Street

Elevation

North - Wellington Street

Elevation

East - Metcalfe Street

Elevation

West - O'Connor Street

Elevation

South - Sparks Street

Elevation

West - East Building

Elevation

East - West Building

Elevation

Brick Facade

Elevation

New Building

Elevation

Birks Building

Elevation

Victoria Building

Elevation

Valour Building

Axonometric Drawing

Common Space at East Building

Axonometric Drawing

Committee Room

Axonometric Drawing

Common Spaces at West Building

Axonometric Drawing

West Interconnection

Construction detail

Composite Concrete CLT Slab

Construction detail

Structural Grid and Service Coordination

Construction detail

Typical Section 1

Construction detail

Typical Beam Slab Connection

Construction detail

Birks Building Facade

Construction detail

Victoria Building Facade

Construction detail

New Building Facade

Construction detail

Valour Building Façade

Construction detail

New Building Facade Section

Construction detail

Birks Building Section

Construction detail

Valour Facade Section

Schema

Block 2

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IPS Reconciliation

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Wellington Street Walls

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Heritage Designation

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Canada's Four Corners Building

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Birks and Bate Buildings

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Valour Building

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Victoria Building

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Union Bank and Marshall Building

Schema

Reconciliation - The Healing Block

Schema

Site

Schema

Heritage Designation

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Zoning Envelope

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Preserving Historic Elements

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Solar Responsive Facade

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People Above Institutions

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Conservation Treatment Demo

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Conservation Treatment Preserved

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Conservation Treatment Exterior Strategy

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Conservation Treatment Interior Strategy

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Architectural Approach - IPS Setback

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Architectural Approach - Courtyard at the West Building

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Architectural Approach - Setbacks on Sparks Street

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Architectural Approach - Viewpoint

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Architectural Approach - Wellington Plaza

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Architectural Approach - Setback on Wellington Street

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Parliamentary Hill

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Streetscape Character

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Phasing Concept - Site Access

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Phasing Concept - Pre-Demo and Historic Facades Retention

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Phasing Concept - Excavation

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Phasing Concept - Staging and Concrete Podiums

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Phasing Concept - Structural Framing

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Phasing Concept - East Building Completion

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Phasing Concept - Cantilever Truss Over LoP

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Phasing Concept - Completion

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Axonometric of Landscape

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Distribution of functions

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Parliamentarian Access

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Committee Room Access

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Library of Parliament Access

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Loading and Service Access

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Security at East Building

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Security at West Building

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Site Access - Demo and Facade Retention

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Excavation Phase

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Construction Phase

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The East Ground Connection

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The East Atrium

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Breakout Spaces at the East

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The West Ground Connection

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The West Atrium

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Breakout Spaces at the West

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Lighting Zones at Office Floor

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Lighting Zones at Committee Room Floor

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Concrete

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Timber Structure

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Transfer and Lateral

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Solar Exposure on the North

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Solar Exposure on the South

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BIPV and PV

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Water Collection

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City Grid Connection

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Natural Ventilation

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Electrical

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IT and Security

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Fire Alarm

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Ventilation

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Heating and Cooling

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Plumbing

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Climate

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Urban Context and Heritage

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Daylight and Visual Comfort

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Thermal Balance

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EUI Reduction

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Carbon Minimization

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Facade Design Principles

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Key Environmental Design Principles

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Facade Optimization - South-East

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Facade Optimization - North-West

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Facade Optimization - East Block - North-East

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Facade Optimization - East Block - North-West

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Facade Optimization - South-West

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Facade Optimization - North-West

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East Block - Atrium Analysis - Solar Access Study

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East Block - Atrium Analysis - Daylight Autonomy Study

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West Block - Atrium Analysis - Solar Access Study

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West Block - Atrium Analysis - Daylight Autonomy Study

Diagram

Material Selection Matrix

Diagram

Frame Material Analysis

Diagram

Typical Electrical Room

Diagram

Typical IT and Security Room

Diagram

Hourly Ambient Temperatures - Potential for Natural Ventilation

Diagram

Facade Design Principles

Diagram

Natural Ventilation

Diagram

Environmental Impact

Reference Image

Chaudière Falls

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Barrack Hill Before Parliament Hill

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Timber Raft in Front of Parliament Hill

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Original Birks Building Design in 1913

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Concept

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Landscape Palette

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Embrace - Enfolding the Past Towards the Future

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Aerial View - East Roof

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Aerial View - West Roof

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East Roof

View

West Roof
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