Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Waterloo, Ont.

Contractor: Eastern Construction
Architect: Saucier + Perrotte Architects

Perimeter Institute is a research centre for fundamental physics which uses glass to define and unify spaces.  This building has received international recognition for its design as well, was featured in the August 2005 edition of Glass Canada Magazine.

The project started in 2003 and was completed late 2004 and encompasses over
48,700 square feet of glazing.  This consists of many unique compositions of glass as well as aluminum systems by Fulton Windows, doors by Kawneer and skylights by IBG Canada.