MONTRÉAL DETENTION CENTER

L AND M PAVILIONS, AND SECTOR A
Category
Culture, Sports and Tourism

Prisoner’s admission, cells, administrative services, group intervention rooms, training rooms, workshops and laundry facility

 

Type of project

Expansion and new major layouts

 

Scope

3,500 m² | 8 floors

 

Construction cost

$34.4M

 

Mention

LEED NC 1.0

 

Highlights
  • Facility with controlled security and limited access to the site
  • Integration of new services to existing building without interrupting services
  • Heat recovered from the laundry cycle in the laundry facility in order to save water and heating energy
  • Equipment selected according to strict standards in terms of security, durability, and resistance to vandalism
  • Improvement of conditions considering the available energy and the source equipment
  • Site renovated to reduce the heat island effect by covering the parking lot and installing a green roof