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The Wavedecks were created to link pedestrian and cycling access along the Lake Ontario waterfront. After understanding the client’s desire to use natural materials over sensitive fish habitat, we explained to them the benefits of using yellow cedar for durability and glued-laminated timber (glulam) to achieve the extremely curved geometry. David Moses, project engineer while at Equilibrium Consulting, provided consulting on best options for wood products, species, design criteria, detailed concealed connection design and post-installation inspections.
2009 Toronto Urban Design Awards
2009 WoodWorks! Jury’s Choice Award
2009 Honor Award from the ASLA in General Design
2010 Conde Nast Traveller Innovation and Design Award Nomination
2010 Royal Architectural Institute of Canada National Urban Design Awards - Certificate of Merit
Client: West 8 and du Toit Allsopp Hillier (DTAH)