marine atlantic – new administration building

Olympic Construction Limited is proud to announce the construction of a new 20,000 square foot Tilt-Up building along with a 6,000 square foot service building in Port Aux Basques, Newfoundland & Labrador. This landmark facility will serve as the new headquarters for all Marine Atlantic’s operations in Newfoundland & Labrador. The project will adhere to LEED Silver standards, ensuring sustainability and energy efficiency.

Key Features

  1. Sustainability:
    • LEED Silver Certification: The building is designed to achieve LEED Silver certification, demonstrating the commitment to environmental sustainability and energy efficiency.
    • High Performance Systems: Incorporation of advanced mechanical and electrical systems to maximize energy efficiency and reduce environmental impact.
  2. Construction Methodology:
    • Tilt-Up Concrete Construction: Utilizing tilt-up concrete construction for the main structure, which offers durability, speed, and cost-effectiveness.
  3. Sitework and Landscaping:
    • Vast Scope of Sitework: Extensive site preparation and development to accommodate the new headquarters and service building.
    • Landscaping: High-quality landscaping to enhance the aesthetic appeal and integrate the facility into the local environment.
  4. Interior Spaces:
    • Custom Designed Interiors: High-end, custom-designed interior spaces to provide a modern, functional, and comfortable working environment.
  5. Building Envelope:
    • High Performance Envelope: Implementation of a high performance building envelope to ensure optimal thermal efficiency and durability.

Project Significance

  • Landmark Facility: This project represents a significant investment in the local community, providing a state-of-the-art facility for Marine Atlantic’s operations.
  • Economic Impact: The construction of this headquarters is expected to create jobs and stimulate economic growth in Port Aux Basques.
  • Community Enhancement: By setting a new standard for design and construction in the area, this project will serve as a model for future developments.

For more information about the project or to discuss potential collaborations, please contact our office. We look forward to bringing this landmark project to fruition and contributing to the growth and development of Port Aux Basques.

For more information about the project or to discuss potential collaborations, please contact our office. We look forward to bringing this landmark project to fruition and contributing to the growth and development of Port Aux Basques.

Client: Marine Atlantic

Location: Port Aux Basques, NL

Square Footage: 26,000

Year completed: 2024

Prime Consultant: Maderra Engineering

“ I found Olympic Construction to be a good partner to work with. They were always accessible during every stage of the project and were straight up with any challenges that came with construction; and very diligent in finding solutions. I am very satisfied with the services of Olympic Construction and would definitely work with them again. ”

John Steele
President, Steele Hotels

“ Working with Olympic means we get the best service, best construction but also we can rest easy knowing they are on the job. When taking on large projects it can be very expensive and stressful, however, the staff at Olympic Construction make you feel like family, and treat your project with the respect it deserves. When building, we only deal with Olympic for our business. ”

Dan Matthews
Dealer Principal, Volkswagen Audi

“ Olympic Construction was responsible for the build out of our latest location. They were incredibly knowledge, professional and timely in the execution of their work. They were able to adapt and respond to challenges very quickly and effectively. The team was a pleasure to deal with and the quality of their work was top notch. They handled every aspect of the project and kept us well apprised at all times. I look forward to working with them again in the future. ”

Niraj Shukla
Owner, Mustang Sally’s

“ Olympic turned our vision into a reality for a collaborative, modern headquarters with an in housegym. The team was extremely professional, organized, and timely. They made the experience a breeze for us with minimal involvement from our team. ”

John Williams
CEO, Nutra Holdings

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