Construction Canada: Ryerson University wins façade engineering award

Ryerson University’s Student Learning Centre in Toronto won a Façade of the Year for 2015 award from the Society of Façade Engineering. Photo © Lorne Bridgeman
Ryerson University’s Student Learning Centre in Toronto won a Façade of the Year for 2015 award from the Society of Façade Engineering.
Photo © Lorne Bridgeman

“The Society of Façade Engineering has awarded Ryerson University’s Student Learning Centre in Toronto with a Façade of the Year for 2015 award in the new building category.

“Based upon the simple premise of the competition, which is to recognize excellence in façade design and engineering as a specialist discipline, this year’s competition fulfilled those objectives with exciting entries from around the world,” said Chris Macey, chair of the award judges. “The judges believe the winners have significantly raised the bar in terms of imagination, execution, and vision with some exciting projects that are world class by any standards.””

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