Thermal Systems

Edmonton International Airport Terminal Building Expansion

  • One of the largest commercial projects in Thermal Systems’ history
  • 116,000 square feet of Spectra Light Grey Alucobond (Aluminum Composite Panels) - 3267 Panels and 4,500 linear feet - the largest Spectra project in the world at the time
  • 1,600 square feet of Architectural Louvers & 29,000 square feet of Wall Cladding
  • Complicated geometry and difficult shapes on a fast track pre-build requirement
  • Extreme and complicated schedule included:
    • A 2-year schedule condensed and accelerated to 5 months onsite
    • Only six months for design and material procurement
    • Constant pricing and budgeting throughout the life cycle due to the accelerated design process
    • Ability to pre build panels, and secure large amounts of product early
    • Attended weekly meetings to review schedule, productivity, design changes, pricing and progressive QA/QC inspections
    • Full time dedicated project management team onsite
    • Achieved all milestone dates including substantial completion on the scheduled date
    • Accolades awarded for never compromising the highest levels of safety and quality despite the pressure of such a complex and aggressive schedule

Project Owner:
Edmonton Regional Airports Authority
Prime Contractor:
PCL Construction Management
Stantec Architecture
Building Envelope Consultant:
Building Science Engineering Ltd.
• Alucobond (Aluminum Composite Panels)
• Metal Cladding

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