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 installation of Musqueam Pole (watch …

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 lighting, seat walls and seating …

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 local foundry. The project had …

UBC Geography Courtyard

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

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 …