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Pan Am Aquatics Centre
Category: Institutional, sports facility
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Other companies involved: PCL, Smith + Andersen, GeoEnergy Solutions
Project at a Glance: The Pan Am and Parapan Am Aquatics Centre is an aquatics facility under construction in Toronto, Ontario, Canada for the 2015 Pan American Games. Located at the University of Toronto Scarborough campus, the 6,000 seat facility is scheduled to be completed in July 2014, a year before the games. Geo-Xergy provided the services for the design of the ground loop that will service the heating and cooling of the centre.
Features & Innovations: Vertical ground loop consisting of 100 bore holes, each at a 600 foot depth.