Portfolio Category: Public Realm

Musqueam Welcome Pole

On this unique project, Syncra Construction coordinated drawings with landscape, structural, electrical and Geo-technical consultants for the installation of the Musqueam Pole within a Water Feature completed by Syncra in 2012. Renovations included: salvage of existing landscaping; demotion & installation of concrete foundation and adaptor plate; re-established waterproofing; re-installed landscaping; installed feature lighting; and crane…
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University Commons Public Realm

Repaving and landscape renewal along East Mall from Agricultural Road to University Boulevard, including watermain upgrades, new street lighting and underground stormwater cistern. The finished project will connect the UBC Bus Loop to Bookstore, and provide pedestrian orientated roadways on East Mall and improved plaza area surrounding the new AMS and Alumni Buildings featuring event…
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UBC CEME – Engineering Memorial Courtyard

Syncra Construction had the privilege of building the Engineering Memorial Courtyard for UBC Properties Trust. The Courtyard was built as a place of reflection to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Montreal Polytechnic Massacre. The Centerpiece of the project was a 2.5m x .9m solid bronze leaf shape monument that we had cast by a…
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UBC Geography Courtyard

The Geography Courtyard rehabilitation project completed for UBC Properties Trust, was a rejuvenation of an under utilized area up public space.  The project features a large curved seatwall, a picnic area and 6 large raised planter beds that become home to the Geography faculties GeoGarden.  This community garden run by students and faculty grows various…
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UBC University Boulevard Public Realm

Repaving and landscape renewal for the central portion of University Boulevard at the UBC campus. The project consists of demolition, civil utility upgrades, unit pavers, and landscaping upgrades. The main focal points of the project are the large circular concrete central water fountain and the architectural concrete and stainless steel cascading water feature. All UBC…
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