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2013 Best IN CLASS
Waterloo 22-Story

Project Statistics
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Type: 2-Story Student Dormitory
Size: 104,000 sq. ft.
ICF Use: approx. 100,000 sq. ft. (all exterior walls) + 26,000 sq. ft. interior wallls
Cost: $18 million
Total Construction: 13 months
ICF Start-to-Finish Time: 8 months

Construction Team
Developer: Undisclosed
General Contractor: Undisclosed
ICF Installer: XDG Construction
Form Distributor: Fox Blocks Direct
ICF System: Fox Blocks 12" Core

Fast Facts

  • One of the tallest ICF buildings built to date
  • Owner planning several more ICF towers, with XDG as consultant
  • Two developers now planning a 30-story ICF building
  • Fast-track schedule to meet school year constraints
  • Winter construction conditions
  • Multi-story freestanding wing walls



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