The Tett Centre for Creativity & Learning
The Tett Centre is a City of Kingston-owned heritage building on the Lake Ontario waterfront. In September 2014, the Queen’s University officially opened a world class performing arts facility – Isabel Bader – part of the Tett Centre.
Built in the mid-19th Century, the Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning was originally part of the Morton Brewery and Distillery Company. The building was also a military hospital in the 1920s.
Revive the building and keep its original form, a brewery and distillery.
a) Incorporating modern building envelope techniques into original rough stone wall construction
b) Integrating the curtain wall anchors in uneven floor slabs from the 19th
Working closely with the Architects, our Engineering team overcame the challenges by using 3D modelling techniques.
Product used: Alumicor Split Mullion Curtain Wall ThermaWall SM 2600.
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