Grandview Heights Aquatic Centre

City of Surrey, BC

Featuring the longest span timber catenary roof built to date, this project is a multiple international award winner. This facility is equipped to handle both the everyday needs of a growing community as well as international events.

This project boasts the longest span timber catenary roof built to date at 188 feet. Featuring a 10-lane, 50m Olympic size competition pool, as well as a 10m diving platform, the facility is well equipped to handle both international events, as well as the everyday needs of a thriving community. Wood was chosen as the material of choice for being cost-effective and structurally sound, while maintaining a pleasing aesthetic.

Architect; HCMA Architecture + Design


Awards:      

World Architecture Festival - Sport - Completed Buildings - 2016

Supreme Award For Structural Engineering, 2016

VRA manufacturers and suppliers – Gold award winner

ACEC-BC Lieutenant Governor’s award for engineering excellence and an Award of Excellence    

⦁ The Institution of Structural Engineers, UK - 2016 Supreme Award

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