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People Mover, Bus Maintenance and Storage Facility

Client

The City of Niagara Falls

Budget

$21 Million

Size

104,000 sf.

Completed

January 2015

Delivery Model

Design-Bid-Build

Sector

Public and Government

Transit and Operations Centres

Architect

IBI Group Architects Inc.

This project involved the construction of a new building that includes administration and office space, and a maintenance and storage area for the Niagara Falls transit buses. The facility has the capacity to store approximately 40 buses inside and 48 buses outside. The maintenance area consists of 7 service bays (6 with hydraulic hoists) and an inspection pit. Buses are fueled up and washed prior to maintenance or storage within the facility. This is a LEED® Silver Candidate.

The building structure is made up of concrete footing and foundation walls with a structural steel frame. Cladding consists of architectural pre-cast, metal sandwich panels, translucent panels , metal panels and aluminum curtain wall windows. The roof is a PVC membrane system. The Mechanical units are roof top and electrical rooms are housed within.

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