New Construction - Commercial

Project Case Studies

  • Ottawa Trainyards – Buildings A B C & G

    Ottawa, Ontario

    A retail complex composed of multiple buildings, CJE was involved in the design and construction review of approximately 230,000 ft2 of retail space located in the east end of Ottawa. The single storey retail center buildings were constructed to house multiple commercial tenants including retail stores and restaurants.

  • Trinity Commons Center

    Cumberland, Ontario

    An 80,000 ft2, single storey retail center constructed to house multiple commercial tenants including retail stores and restaurants. Design accommodated for future mezzanine framing in multiple areas throughout the building.

  • The Athletic Club

    Kanata, Ontario

    An approximately 70,000 ft2, 2-storey commercial building located in the west end of Ottawa, Ontario, the Athletic Club building was composed of structural steel framing supporting hollow core precast slabs. The building was designed to house one gymnasium, 2 interior lap swimming pools, workout rooms, cardio rooms, and silent meditation/yoga rooms. Key design elements included long span framing which was required to control the vibrations of the end-users rhythmic activities.

  • Mountain Equipment Co-Op Retail Outlet

    Ottawa, Ontario

    The 24,000 ft2, 2-storey store incorporated an extensive range of “green building” elements, including recycled structural materials (reused structural steel beams, joists and columns, salvaged boom logs, masonry and stone), locally sourced low-embodied energy materials, fly ash concrete, rainwater retention for grey water and irrigation purposes. It was the first commercial retail building in Canada to satisfy C-2000 energy requirements.