BC Building Science was retained by Wall Centre Construction Ltd. as the Building Envelope Consultant for Strathcona Village. Located at 933 East Hastings Street, Strathcona Village is a mixed-use commercial and residential building consisting of three separate towers up to 15 storeys tall over a concrete podium.
On the edge of the Port of Vancouver, Strathcona Village was designed to resemble stacked shipping containers. It contains 350 housing units, 70 of which are City-owned social housing, in line with the Downtown Eastside Housing Plan, and a variety of commercial units from 2040 to 5157 square feet in size. Strathcona Village is surrounded by restaurants, coffee shops, breweries, artist studios, community gardens, and shopping.