Terri Meyer Boake B.E.S. B.Arch. M.Arch.
Associate Professor School of Architecture University of Waterloo

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Mountain Equipment Coop Winnipeg

Mountain Equipment Coop

Prairie Architects

Winnipeg, Manitoba



The side/back view of the building.
Side/back view of the service side of the building.

Trash/recycling storage area.
Trash/recycling storage area.

View looking up side of building.
View looking up side of building.
The classic "LEED" bike racks.
View towards front entrance.
View up into steel canopies over front entrance.
View up into steel canopies over front entrance.
Climbing wall and clerestory lighting for interior..
Daylit interior.
Selling floor.
View up into week frame interior.
Wood frame structure.
Post and beam support members.
The LEED plaque.
Interior showing reused flooring elements.
View onto green roof.
Entrance to green roof - employee patio - this green roof is safetied for employee use.
Green roof showing separation between plant area and walking paths.
Canopy covers part of the patio and employee eating area.
BBQ for employee use on green roof.
Compost bin.
Detail showing gravel area between green roof and parapet.
You can see the drip irrigation system on the green roof.

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last updated December 9, 2007