U of W Quantum-Nanotechnology Centre
- Project: U. of Waterloo Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nanotechnology Centre
- Electrical Value: $19,750,000.000
- Year Complete: 2010
- Construction Manager: Aecon Buildings
The 25,000 square meter five-storey facility significant features include a 10,000-square-foot class 100 and 903 s.m.1000 clean room facility with state-of-the-art fabrication facilities for quantum and nano devices, an advanced low vibration metrology suite, extensive teaching and research wet and dry laboratories, seminar rooms and offices. Mechanical and electrical systems account for close to 50 per cent of the construction costs. The building will feature low vibration, low electromagnetic interference and radio frequency interference environments employing advanced structural, mechanical and electrical designs.