Linamar

The Linamar Tech Centre is located at 700 Woodlawn Road West, Guelph, Ontario. 

Contractor: Kiwi-Newton Construction Ltd
Architect: James Fryett Architect Inc.

The structure has approximately 10,000 square feet of curtain wall.  Merit’s scope of work included Unitized Curtain Walls, Canopy Glazing, Stair Glazing and 900 square feet of STC 50 rated (soundproof) windows. This building also incorporates Airfoil style sunshades into its design.

The curtain wall framing includes 5 ¼” back sections with Structural Silicone Glazing verticals with 1 deep cap at all other sections.  Vision Glazing is 6mm clear annealed, solar ban 60 low E, argon filled and 6mm clear heat strengthened. Spandrel glazing is 6mm, heat strengthened with clear anodized opaci coat clear polished edge tempered was used for stair balustrade glazing.

The Linamar Tech Center has now, successfully been in service since
February 2009.