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Construction Information

Aquatron Project

  • Location: Oceanography Building within the Life Science Centre
  • Size: 50,000 sq ft
  • Budget: $4.6 M
  • Construction start date: August 2010
  • Construction completion date: March 2013
  • Architects: Johnson Controls
  • Project Management: Johnson Controls
  • Construction firm: Johnson Controls
  • Amenities:
    • Modernization of 40 year old infrastructure
    • Conversion to Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) technology
  • Green features:
    • Heat recovery
    • 85% reduction of present city water consumption