You are invited on a site tour of the North Vancouver Shipyards, designed by DIALOG.

The Shipyards project is at the center of the redevelopment of the historic industrial Wallace Shipyards in North Vancouver. It will operate as the civic hub of the precinct by providing new waterfront public spaces, cultural amenities, and commercial venues. The master plan for the 1.5 acre site integrates heritage structures with new buildings and aims to provide a variety of spaces and programming options to support a socially and economically diverse population. The dynamic public space is designed to accommodate a variety of special events and will include a water play area in the summer and an outdoor ice rink in the winter. It stitches together a section of the spirit trail waterfront path and makes the most of the multi-modal transit connections on land and sea.

On the tour, we will see the building mid-construction and have the opportunity to learn about the realisation of this significant piece of North Vancouver’s waterfront.

PPE is required: Steel toe boots, hard hat, high-vis vest, safety glasses.

When: Monday, September 17, 4:30 – 6:00
Where: Shipyards at Lonsdale Quay
Meeting Place: Shipyards Site Office, South corner at the intersection of Wallace Mews @ Victory Ship Way (162 Victory Way)

Schedule:

4:30 – 4:45 Arrival and Check-in.

4:45 – 5:00 Site orientation and short project introduction

5:00 – 6:00 Site tour

 

Please arrive promptly, unclaimed tickets will be released at 4:40.

Tickets for this event will be released on September 10th at 12 noon.

 

Register here

 

This event qualifies for 1.5 AIBC Core Learning Units

We thank DIALOG for hosting this tour.

If the event is full at the time of your registration, you can join the waitlist. We will be able to refund your tickets prior to 24 hours before the event. Tickets are transferable.

 


If you have any questions, please email wia.vancouver@gmail.com

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