WaterWorks Awarded Mixed Use, Multi-Family Residential Project


Ventana Construction, one of Canada’s Top SMEs, Awards Full Schedule of Mechanical Services

BURNABY, British Columbia — May 21, 2016 — WaterWorks Mechanical, a leading supplier of mechanical contracting services in the lower mainland, announces it has been awarded the full mechanical contract for a mixed use residential project in East Vancouver. Known as “17th and Fraser” the mechanical contract for the four-storey project was awarded by Ventana Construction, a leading general contractor and construction manager. Ventana has been recognized twice as one of Canada’s top small and medium employers (SMEs) for its exceptional workplace.

Located at 727 E. 17th Avenue, the owners of the development are Fraser View Residences GP Inc., as part of a multi-faceted real estate development, investment and management company with more than three million square feet of successful projects approaching $1 billion in value.

WaterWorks was awarded the full schedule of tendered mechanical components including all plumbing, heating, gas, HVAC and sprinkler systems.

The architects, Cornerstone Architecture, is a Vancouver-based architectural firm with thirty-three years of experience with institutional and property development projects.

“We are proud to be working with such exceptional company on this progressive multi-family development for the community on Fraser Street. This award reflects the quality of our work, our partnerships and history of projects around the greater Vancouver area. Ventana is an outstanding general contractor and we are pleased to be able to provide them with the highest quality mechanical services available,” said Lorenzo Filippelli, president of WaterWorks Mechanical.

Scheduled to be completed next Fall, the project consists of 31 walk-up condominium units with two ground floor commercial retail units.

About WaterWorks
WaterWorks Mechanical Ltd. is a mechanical contractor that provides a full range of mechanical services including plumbing, heating, gas, HVAC and sprinkler systems for new commercial and residential construction. With a focus on multi-unit and mixed use residential, WaterWorks has operated in the greater Vancouver area and the Okanagan for more than twenty years. Through affiliations with some of the best brands in building construction, design and hardware, WaterWorks is proud to continue to build partnerships with leading companies involved with intricate projects such as those with green or low carbon requirements. WaterWorks is one of the general plumbing contractors for the popular TV series “Love It or List it Vancouver”. For more information visit us at waterworksmechanical.ca or follow us on Twitter @WaterWorksBC.