The Narrows

3455 E Hastings Street Vancouver, BC | 6-storey Wood Frame Low-rise Residential

OWNER: Steiner Properties

GENERAL CONTRACTOR: Scott Construction

ARCHITECT: Cornerstone Architecture

MECHANICAL CONSULTANT: Smith + Andersen

NOTABLE HIGHTLIGHTS: Passivhaus, Passive House Canada, LEED

MECHANICAL SCOPE:  Plumbing, HVAC, and sprinkler for all 48 residential suites and 2 commercial units.  The project features two large centralized heat recovery units on the roof of the building that temper the air within the suites.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Narrows is a mixed-use wood-frame building with 48 residential rental suites and over 2400 sq-ft of commercial space. Experience clean energy with Passivhaus standards, where you can live sustainably and affordably year round with energy efficient, eco-friendly and comfortable temperatures in your home. At completion, this project will use 90 percent less heating and cooling energy consumption compared to conventional buildings.