A panorama shot of the Ajax Operations Centre.

Ajax

Ajax Municipal Operations Centre Phase 2

Client

The Town of Ajax

Budget

$ 15 Million

Size

53,550 sf.

Completed

November 2010

Delivery Model

Design-Bid-Build

Sector

LEED

Public and Government

Transit and Operations Centres

Architect

KNYMH Inc. Architecture + Solutions

This project involved the construction of a new municipal operations centre adjacent to Ajax’s municipal fire headquarters. The facility accommodates municipal operations for park services, public works, building maintenance and fleet services, and includes amenities like 12 truck bays, a 5 bay truck repair facility, shop facilities, a lunch room, staff lockers, administration offices and an extensive green roof. This is a LEED® Silver Candidate.

“Aquicon Construction excelled at project management and supervision for the successful construction of the Ajax Operation Centre, and were able to maintain the project schedule with minimal setbacks and changes in the project schedule. The Operations Centre Grand Opening was a major success and the Town and all of its residents are pleased and proud of their new state of the art facility.”

Stephan Namisniak, Vice President, KNY Architects

The facade of the Ajax Operations Centre.
The back patio of the Ajax Operations Centre.
A detail shot of the Ajax Operations Centre showing a dark grey covering.

The 5.56ha site development accommodates an 100 car staff/public parking, a solar sail for with photovoltaic cells for harnessing of solar polar, a water reclamation system, a secured compound with a truck fueling station, a sand and salt building, a material bunker boxes, an exterior equipment/vehicle storage and an expansive area for seasonal staging.

A detail shot of the Ajax Operations Centre at dusk showing the lighted interior.
The kitchen of the Ajax Operations Centre.
The workshop of the Ajax Operations Centre.

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