This was a new 40,000 sq.ft. academic and research facility for the Natural Resources Department at Sir Sandford Fleming College. The building includes a variety of labs including those for research of Fish, Wildlife, and Pathology. The project’s main focus was on sustainable design and included features such as a geothermal heat pump system, heat recovery from exhaust air, green roofs, photovoltaics, solar hot water heating, and sophisticated building automation. The project received a grant due to its energy-efficient design.