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Health Sciences Centre Central Services Building

Address:677 Notre Dame Avenue
Constructed:1971-73
Architects:Moody Moore and Partners and Reid Crowther Partners
Contractors:Poole Construction

More Information

This facility replaced an existing powerhouse, providing steam, chilled water for air conditioning, emergency electric power and other centralized services to all Health Sciences Centre building then existing. The projected budget for the facility and its machinery was five million dollars.

Design Characteristics

  • Precast concrete cladding
  • Pitched roof and angle-topped walls
  • Late modern design
  • Soaring central smoke stacks

Sources

  • Thompson, W. P. Winnipeg Architecture: 100 Years. Winnipeg: Queenston House, 1975.

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