St. Lawrence College Wind Turbine Building

Work completed for Shoats and Zaback Architects Ltd.
Location: Kingston, ON
Date: 2009
Methods & tools: AutoCAD; Google Sketchup Pro

Saint Lawrence College in Kingston, Ontario, is the first school in Ontario to train future Wind Turbine Technicians. The Wind Turbine Technical Building is a training facillity and learning lab for these apprentices and students. The full-sized wind turbine nacelle that allows for hands-on learning, and features an exterior solar wall that naturally heats building ventilation air and improves indoor air quality.

My responsibilites on the project comprised of producting construction drawings, including construction details, using AutoCAD. I also created computer models in Google Sketchup for feasibility studies.

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Details
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Exterior View