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TELUS Garden (high-rise)
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Exterior of TELUS Garden offices
General information
Status Complete
Type Mixed-use
Architectural style Modernist
Location 510 W Georgia Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Coordinates 49°16′52″N 123°07′02″W / 49.2811°N 123.1171°W / 49.2811; -123.1171Coordinates: 49°16′52″N 123°07′02″W / 49.2811°N 123.1171°W / 49.2811; -123.1171
Construction started May 2012
Estimated completion 2015
Opening September 17, 2015
Cost $750 million CAD
Height
Roof 135.6 m (445 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 54
Floor area 1,000,000 sq. ft.
Design and construction
Architect Gregory Henriquez of Henriquez Partners Architects
Developer Westbank Corporation
Structural engineer Glotman Simpson

TELUS Garden is a 1,000,000 square foot office mixed-use redevelopment, located in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The two new buildings will incorporate office, retail and residential space. Of the 488,000 square feet of office space, approximately 212,000 square feet will be for Telus.

Ownership

In August 2018, TELUS and Westbank (the joint building owners) announced the building's sale to an unnamed party. TELUS will continue to lease space in the building for its head office.

Building details

  • Square footage of:
    • The entire building: 1,000,000 square feet
    • The office space (LEED Platinum): 488,000 square feet of office and retail space (457,000 office/31,000 retail)
    • The residential space (LEED Gold): 450,000 square feet of residential space
    • The retail space (LEED Platinum): 40,000 square feet of retail space (approximately 500,000 total)
    • Number of storeys: 54 floors of residential space and 24 floors of office space
    • Number of residential units: 428
    • Targeting Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification
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