The Banff Recreation Centre contains two NHL-sized rinks, four curling sheets, meeting rooms, offices and coaching spaces for the local hockey academy. The site of the centre was used to help rehabilitate the environment around the arena. glulam framing and wood finishing gives a local feel. Much of the glulam structure was salvaged from an old school.
Structurlam proposed and executed an alternative design for [our] Glulam roof that resulted in significant cost savings and simplified the shipping and storage requirements.David Edmunds, Partner, GEC Architecture, Calgary & Edmonton, AB