Construction is progressing on the first phase of the Western Interdisciplinary Research Building at Western University in London, Ont.
General contractor for the project, which is designed to obtainLEED certification, is EllisDon-London. The work includes a seven-storey facility that will have laboratories, classrooms, rooms for teaching and research and a public plaza. Completion has been scheduled for late 2017/early 2018. The architect for the project is Cannon Design and consultants are Chorley & Bisset Consulting Engineers (mechanical/electrical) and Development Engineering (civil).