Built in 1983, the Talisman Centre is locally known as an iconic building on the Calgary, Alberta skyline. Owned by the City of Calgary and operated by Lindsey Park Sports Society, the Talisman Centre boasts more than just five full-sized gymnasiums for local residents.
WEC provided complete mechanical and electrical designs for the Dow Centennial Centre, which includes an ice arena; an indoor soccer pitch, complete with spectator area and locker/shower room; a raised running track; a fitness centre and gym complete with locker/shower facilities; a community auditorium and banquet room with kitchen, washrooms, and storage area; and a pottery and art studio.
Meadows Community Recreation Centre and Meadows Library is a 20,900-square-metre facility which includes an aquatic complex, twin-sheet ice arena, a gymnasium, a two-level fitness area with an indoor track, community multipurpose rooms, and a 1400-square-metre branch library for the Edmonton Public Library. Williams Engineering Canada (WEC) was selected to provide mechanical, electrical and civil consulting engineering services to this $91 million facility. The building is targeting LEED® Silver certification as mandated by the City of Edmonton.
Williams Engineering Canada (WEC) provided significant consulting services for the Yellowknife Multiplex, which houses a mixture of gymnasiums, gymnastics facilities, ice arenas, and shower rooms for each activity, totaling 9,523 square metres.