Town Of Oakville
This four pad 196,000 square foot arena includes a 1,500 seat Olympic-sized ice pad along with three NHL-sized ice pads, each with 250 warm viewing seats. There’s a 150 seat restaurant, concession stands, 22 separate team change rooms, pro shop, two refrigerated practice pads and several multi-purpose rooms in this facility. Insight was responsible for the pursuit, design and construction oversight.
Advanced refrigeration system heat recovery used for space heating, dehumidification and primary heating for all domestic hot water.
Low-flow plumbing fixtures to reduce water consumption.
The Building Automation System is tied to all major pieces of HVAC equipment and lighting. Load shedding strategies were included to reduce electrical demand impacts on cooling.
Makeup air units include heat recovery solutions that are efficient irrespective of the season.
Ice maintenance equipment required specialized mechanical systems to support their reduced environmental impact use.