28
June
2017

The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation – Opened Fall 2018 

The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation at Mohawk College welcomed its first students this past fall!..  Designed to incorporate leading-edge technologies and technique, at 96,000 square feet it is Canada’s largest, and Hamilton’s first, net zero institutional building. Chosen as one of 16 pilot project for the Canadian Green Building Council’s Zero Carbon Building Standard, the building is designed to exceed the requirements for energy harvesting and conservation. The standard assesses carbon use in commercial, institutional and multi-family buildings in Canada.

Leading-edge technologies include:

• High-performance building envelope to maximize heating and cooling while maximizing natural light

• Green roof with extensive planted areas

• Solar panel...

28
June
2017
| 19:44 America/New_York
In the News highlights the articles and media outlets that are talking about the project.
26
June
2017
| 21:36 America/New_York
Mohawk and the team of architects have been busy presenting at various conferences across the country talking about the project.  Below are a few recent conferences where the team presented. 
20
June
2017
| 06:00 America/New_York
Mohawk’s net zero building has received record-setting support from college champions and student supporters, including the Government of Canada, the Joyce Family Foundation, ArcelorMittal Dofasco and the Mohawk Students’