Geo-Xergy Systems Inc.
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Richmond Hill Retirement Residence

Category: Multi-family, retirement residence

Other companies involved: Diversicare

Location: Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

Size: 129,000 sq. ft.

Project at a Glance: Richmond Hill is a five-story retirement residence. Geo-Xergy provided design service for the development of the ground heat exchanger required to service the building.

Features & Innovations:

  • Vertical ground loop consisting of 84 boreholes at depth of 366 feet per hole
  • Recommended mechanical changes to improve the long-term sustainability of the ground heat exchanger.
  • A snow melt feature ensures snow and ice free walkways at the front and parking garage entrances.

Geo-Xergy continues to provide monitoring of the mechanical system to ensure efficient operation and long-term sustainability.