UBC Pacific Residences
Project Size: 35,000 meters squared
Project Typology: Mixed-Use Residential
Location: Vancouver, BC
Client: UBC Properties Trust
Architect: Ryder Architecture and Hotson Architecture
Description: UBC Pacific Residences is a LEED Gold, 5-building student residence project at the Vancouver campus of the University of British Columbia. reLoad was appointed as the energy consultant of the project, completing design guidance, thermal comfort analysis, and climate adaptation studies to advise on design strategies. The goal was to ensure thermal comfort in student residences with the use of passive strategies and partial cooling, for current and future predicted climates.
Image Courtesy: Ryder Architecture and Hotson Architecture