Ciena Office and R&D Laboratory Campus

Address: 385 Terry Fox Drive, Kanata, Ontario
Department: New Construction
Client: Chmiel Architects
Size: 320,000 ft2 new, 100,000 ft2 renovations

The Ciena Campus project was comprised of the construction to two new office towers, the renovation of an existing tower, and the creation of an exterior link to connect the three buildings. The new office towers were 3 and 4-storeys in height and totaled approximately 320,000ft2 in occupied area. The renovation of the existing building included 5-storeys of additional fit-up over 100,000ft2. All buildings were designed to support office, lab, and filing areas, with additional structural support for heavy server equipment.