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Canada Place

999 Canada Place Way
Vancouver BC Canada

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1983
  Finished1986
Floor Count23
Floor Area140,897 m²
Units / Rooms504
Building Uses
 - mixed use
 - conference
 - hotel
 - other
 - parking garage
 - restaurant
 - theatre
 - showroom
Structural Types
 - highrise
 - dome
 - offshore
Architectural Style
 - postmodern
Materials
 - glass
 - steel
 - concrete, reinforced
 - fabric

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof364 ft
Ground level97 ft
Height from sea level to street level (making the hotel 81.4 m from ground to roof)
Sea level0 ft
All heights listed for this structure are from sea level

Description
Architect: Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership
Architect: Zeidler Roberts Architects

• Canada Place was built to be the Canadian Pavilion at Expo 86, held in Vancouver

• Canada Place had an extension to its pier, which was completed in 2002. According to the Vancouver Sun, the length is 487 meters.

• Canada Place was built on the site of Pier BC

• The Pan Pacific Hotel, the hotel portion of Canada Place, is one of Vancouver's 5 Star hotels

• Contains CN IMAX theatre.

• The masts that hold up the teflon sails are 27 meters in length.

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Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership - Architect
  
  

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