Main Mall Public Realm

An extensive repaving and landscape renewal for the main campus boulevard, stretches the length of the UBC Campus academic district. The challenging 136,000 SF site is in the heart of the new pedestrian-oriented campus core, with civil, paving, and landscaping upgrades accomplished while maintaining continuous public access to all surrounding buildings and on-going events. The project included utility upgrades and …


A 37-storey residential tower atop a four level parkade. There are 251 suites plus several ground level commercial units. Extensive amenity spaces, including a green rooftop garden space and water feature. This project was completed under budget, two months ahead of schedule and with an average of less than 3 deficiencies noted at purchaser walk-throughs. A second tower is planned …

Best Buy Club

This $3.0 million 2-level 8800 SF space features a contemporary full-service lounge and 179 premier club seats. The project consisted of demolition of the existing broadcast centre. New construction included an additional main floor structure with full-size commercial kitchen, washrooms, and a steel mezzanine viewing level.  

UBC Learners’ Walk

A 700-foot long pedestrian walkway plaza fronting UBC’s main library, the Irving K Barber Learning Centre. The project consisted of demolition, civil work, street lighting, decorative concrete pavers, granite stonework and paving, landscaping, and custom benches and desks designed with concrete and wood. All UBC Public Realm projects completed by Syncra in 2009-2015.  

UBC Chem Bio Building 2nd Floor Addition

8,500 SF addition of top floor to existing institutional research building including the construction of a new lab and office research space, new steel roof structure, glass skylights, and curtain wall.